2 Chronicles Chapter 1
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1 The solemne offering of Solomon at Gibeon. 7 Solomons choise of wisdome is blessed by God. 13 Solomons strength and wealth.
3 So Solomon and all the Congregation with him, went to the high place that was at Gibeon, for there was the Tabernacle of the Congregation of God, which Moses the seruant of the Lord had made in the wildernesse.3
11 And God said to Solomon, Because this was in thine heart, and thou hast not asked riches, wealth, or honour, nor the life of thine enemies, neither yet hast asked long life; but hast asked wisedome and knowledge for thy selfe, that thou mayest iudge my people, ouer whom I haue made thee King:
12 Wisedome and knowledge is granted vnto thee, and I will giue thee riches, and wealth, and honour, such as none of the kings haue had, that haue beene before thee, neither shall there any after thee haue the like.12
17 And they fetcht vp and brought foorth out of Egypt, a charet for sixe hundred shekels of siluer, and an horse for an hundred and fiftie: and so brought they out horses for all the kings of the Hittites, and for the kings of Syria, by their meanes.17
2 Chronicles Chapter 1 Sidenote References (from Original 1611 KJV Bible):
1 1.King. 2. 46.
3 1.King. 3. 4. 1.Chro. 16.39. and 21. 29.
4 2.Sam 6. 2,17.
5 Exod. 38. 1. , Or, was there.
8 1.Chro. 28.5.
9 1.King.3. 9. , Heb. much as the dust of the earth.
10 1.King.3. 11,12. num.27. 17.
12 1.Chron. 29.25. eccles.2.9. 2.chro. 9.22.
14 1.King.10 26. &c. and 4.26.
15 1.King. 10 26. 2.chro. 9.27,28. , Heb. gaue.
16 1.King.10 28. 2.chro. 9.28. , Heb. the going foorth of the horses which was Solomons.
17 Heb. by their hand.
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