22:5 David said, “My son Solomon is just an inexperienced young man, 1 and the temple to be built for the Lord must be especially magnificent so it will become famous and be considered splendid by all the nations. 2 Therefore I will make preparations for its construction.” So David made extensive preparations before he died.
22:6 He summoned his son Solomon and charged him to build a temple for the Lord God of Israel. 22:7 David said to Solomon: “My son, I really wanted 3 to build a temple to honor 4 the Lord my God.
1 tn Heb “a young man and tender.”
2 tn Heb “and the house to build to make exceedingly great for a name and for splendor for all the lands.”
3 tn Heb “I was with my heart.”
4 tn Heb “for the name of.”