1 Kings 7:1

“But Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished all his house.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 7:1

But Solomon was building his owne house thirteene yeres, and he finished all his house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished all his house.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished all his house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Solomon was thirteen years building a house for himself till it was complete.
- Basic English Bible

And Solomon was thirteen years building his own house; and he finished all his house.
- Darby Bible

But Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished all his house.
- Webster's Bible

Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished all his house.
- World English Bible

And his own house hath Solomon built thirteen years, and he finisheth all his house.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Solomon was building his own house thirteen years, and he finished all his house.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 7:1

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 7:1


7:1 House - The royal palace for himself, and for his successors.Thirteen years - Almost double the time to that in which the temple wasbuilt; because neither were the materials so far provided and prepared forthis, as they were for the temple: nor did either he or his people use thesame diligence in this, as in the other work; to which they were quickenedby God's express command.


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