New Living Translation
but you are not the one to do it. One of your own sons will build the Temple to honor me.'
King James Bible
Notwithstanding thou shalt not build the house; but thy son which shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house for my name.
Darby Bible Translation
nevertheless thou shalt not build the house; but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house unto my name.
World English Bible
nevertheless you shall not build the house; but your son who shall come forth out of your body, he shall build the house for my name.'
Young's Literal Translation
but thou dost not build the house, for thy son who cometh forth out from thy loins, he doth build the house for My name.
2 Chronicles 6:9 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:9 But thy son, and c. - Thus one sows, and another reaps. And let not the wisest of men, think it any disparagement to pursue the good designs which those that went before them had laid.
LibraryResults of Transgression
Prominent among the primary causes that led Solomon into extravagance and oppression was his failure to maintain and foster the spirit of self-sacrifice. When, at the foot of Sinai, Moses told the people of the divine command, "Let them make Me a sanctuary; that I may dwell among them," the response of the Israelites was accompanied by the appropriate gifts. "They came, everyone whose heart stirred him up, and everyone whom his spirit made willing," and brought offerings. Exodus 25:8; 35:21. For …
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings
The Temple and Its Dedication
2 Chronicles 6:8
But the LORD told him, 'You wanted to build the Temple to honor my name. Your intention is good,
2 Chronicles 6:10
"And now the LORD has fulfilled the promise he made, for I have become king in my father's place, and now I sit on the throne of Israel, just as the LORD promised. I have built this Temple to honor the name of the LORD, the God of Israel.
Jump to PreviousBlood Body Born Build Builder Flesh Forth House Nevertheless Notwithstanding Offspring Temple
Jump to NextBlood Body Born Build Builder Flesh Forth House Nevertheless Notwithstanding Offspring Temple
Links2 Chronicles 6:9 NIV
2 Chronicles 6:9 NLT
2 Chronicles 6:9 ESV
2 Chronicles 6:9 NASB
2 Chronicles 6:9 KJV
2 Chronicles 6:9 Bible Apps
2 Chronicles 6:9 Biblia Paralela
2 Chronicles 6:9 Chinese Bible
2 Chronicles 6:9 French Bible
2 Chronicles 6:9 German Bible
2 Chronicles 6:9 Commentaries