2 Chronicles 9:30
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King James Version
And Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel forty years.

Darby Bible Translation
And Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel forty years.

World English Bible
Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel forty years.

Young's Literal Translation
And Solomon reigneth in Jerusalem over all Israel forty years,

2 Chronicles 9:30 Parallel
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And Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel forty years.2 Chronicles 9:30 Parallel Commentaries

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The Temple and Its Dedication
The long-cherished plan of David to erect a temple to the Lord, Solomon wisely carried out. For seven years Jerusalem was filled with busy workers engaged in leveling the chosen site, in building vast retaining walls, in laying broad foundations,--"great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones,"--in shaping the heavy timbers brought from the Lebanon forests, and in erecting the magnificent sanctuary. 1 Kings 5:17. Simultaneously with the preparation of wood and stone, to which task many thousands
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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