1 Kings 8:18

“And the LORD said unto David my father, Whereas it was in thine heart to build an house unto my name, thou didst well that it was in thine heart.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the Lord sayd vnto Dauid my father, Whereas it was in thine heart to build an house vnto my Name, thou diddest well that it was in thine heart.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But the LORD said to my father David, 'Because it was in your heart to build a house for My name, you did well that it was in your heart.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But Jehovah said unto David my father, Whereas it was in thy heart to build a house for my name, thou didst well that it was in thy heart:
- American Standard Version (1901)

But the Lord said to David my father, You did well to have in your heart the desire to make a house for my name;
- Basic English Bible

But Jehovah said to David my father, Whereas it was in thy heart to build a house unto my name, thou didst well that it was in thy heart;
- Darby Bible

And the LORD said to David my father, Whereas it was in thy heart to build a house to my name, thou didst well that it was in thy heart.
- Webster's Bible

But Yahweh said to David my father, 'Whereas it was in your heart to build a house for my name, you did well that it was in your heart.
- World English Bible

and Jehovah saith unto David my father, Because that it hath been with thy heart to build a house for My name, thou hast done well that it hath been with thy heart;
- Youngs Literal Bible

But the LORD said unto David my father: Whereas it was in thy heart to build a house for My name, thou didst well that it was in thy heart;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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