17:10 and during the time when I appointed judges to lead my people Israel. I will subdue all your enemies.
“‘“I declare to you that the Lord will build a dynastic house 1 for you!
1 Chronicles 17:25Context
17:25 for you, my God, have revealed to your servant that you will build a dynasty 2 for him. That is why your servant has had the courage to pray to you. 3
1 tn Here the word “house” is used in a metaphorical sense, referring to a royal dynasty. The
2 tn Heb “house.”
3 tn Heb “That is why your servant found to pray before you.” Perhaps the phrase אֶת לִבּוֹ (’et libbo, “his heart”) should be supplied as the object of the verb “found.”