David supplied a large amount of iron for the nails of the doors of the gates and for braces, more bronze than could be weighed,
Now the Midianites, Amalekites, and the people from the east covered the valley like a swarm of locusts.
Jehoshaphat was very wealthy and greatly respected. He made an alliance by marriage with Ahab,
How you have advised the one without wisdom, and abundantly
To a larger group you will give a larger inheritance,
The Lord your God has increased your population
When your ancestors went down to Egypt, they numbered only seventy, but now the Lord your God has made you as numerous as the stars of the sky.
The people of Judah and Israel were as innumerable as the sand on the seashore; they had plenty to eat and drink and were happy.
and more cedar logs than could be counted. (The Sidonians and Tyrians had brought a large amount of cedar logs to David.)
You also have available many workers, including stonecutters, masons, carpenters,
to supply me with large quantities of timber, for I am building a great, magnificent temple.
Solomon made so many of these items they did not weigh the bronze.
They also attacked the tents of the herdsmen in charge of the livestock.
He built the Upper Gate to the Lord’s temple and did a lot of work on the wall in the area known as Ophel.
There was a large number of burnt sacrifices, as well as fat from the peace offerings and drink offerings that accompanied the burnt sacrifices. So the service of the Lord’s temple was reinstituted.
Do not go out hastily to litigation,
There will be very few of you left, though at one time you were as numerous as the stars in the sky,
These kings came out with their armies; they were as numerous as the sand on the seashore and had a large number of horses and chariots.