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CH1 22:4 Also cedar trees in abundance: for the Zidonians and they of
Tyre brought much cedar wood to David.
CH1 22:5 And David said, Solomon my son is young and tender, and the
house that is to be builded for the LORD must be exceeding magnifical,
of fame and of glory throughout all countries: I will therefore now make
preparation for it. So David prepared abundantly before his death.
CH1 22:6 Then he called for Solomon his son, and charged him to build
an house for the LORD God of Israel.
CH1 22:7 And David said to Solomon, My son, as for me, it was in my
mind to build an house unto the name of the LORD my God:
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