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servant's sake, whom I chose, because he kept my commandments and my
KI1 11:35 But I will take the kingdom out of his son's hand, and will
give it unto thee, even ten tribes.
KI1 11:36 And unto his son will I give one tribe, that David my servant
may have a light alway before me in Jerusalem, the city which I have
chosen me to put my name there.
KI1 11:37 And I will take thee, and thou shalt reign according to all
that thy soul desireth, and shalt be king over Israel.
KI1 11:38 And it shall be, if thou wilt hearken unto all that I command
thee, and wilt walk in my ways, and do that is right in my sight, to
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