1 Kings 8:17

“And it was in the heart of David my father to build an house for the name of the LORD God of Israel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it was in the heart of Dauid my father, to builde an house for the Name of the Lord God of Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now it was in the heart of my father David to build a house for the name of the LORD, the God of Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of Jehovah, the God of Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Now it was in the heart of David my father to put up a house for the name of the Lord, the God of Israel.
- Basic English Bible

And it was in the heart of David my father to build a house unto the name of Jehovah the God of Israel.
- Darby Bible

And it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of the LORD God of Israel.
- Webster's Bible

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of Yahweh, the God of Israel.
- World English Bible

`And it is with the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of Jehovah, God of Israel,
- Youngs Literal Bible

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of the LORD, the God of Israel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for 1 Kings 8:17

  • Salomao for verse 17
    Ikings8:17 It means that truly David handed over testemony to Solomon his son, and it is wonderful if our sons and daughters can perform the will that God had given to thier Fathers.

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