Solomon Reigns in Jerusalem
grew in strength 1
of David] over his kingdom, and the LORD
his God was
with him, and magnified him in stature.
And Solomon spoke to all Israel, to the commanders of thousands, and to the commanders of hundreds, and to the judges, and to all the rulers before all Israel, to the rulers of the families.
And Solomon went out and all the assembly with him unto the high place
in Gibeon, of which [6
was located 1
of the 4
of God], which [4
servant 3of the LORD
] in the wilderness.
of God 2
David brought] from out of the
city of Kirjath Jearim, for [2
for it 1
David]; for he pitched a tent for it in Jerusalem.
And the altar of brass which [6
of Uri 4
of Hur] was there before the tent of the LORD
. And [5
sought by 6
And Solomon offered there upon the altar, the one of brass, the one before the LORD
, the one in the tent of the testimony. And he offered upon it [2
whole burnt-offerings 1
In that night God appeared to
Solomon, and he said to him, Ask what I shall give to you!
And Solomon said to God, You performed with David my father [2
act of kindness 1
a great], and gave me reign instead of him.
And now, O LORD
God, let [2
be trustworthy 1
your word] with David my father! For you gave me reign over a people vast as the dust of the earth.
to me]! and I shall go forth before this people and enter in. For who shall judge [4
And God said to Solomon, Because this happened in your heart, and you did not ask wealth of things, nor glory, nor the life of the ones detesting you, and you did not ask for
many]; but you asked for yourself wisdom and understanding, so as to judge my people, over whom I gave you to reign over it --
the wisdom and the understanding I give to you; and wealth, and possessions, and glory I shall give to you, as did not happen likened unto you among the kings before you, and [3
it will not be 2
And Solomon came from Bama, of the one in Gibeon, unto Jerusalem, from the
face of the tent of the testimony; and he reigned over Israel.
And Solomon brought together chariots and horsemen; and there were to him a thousand and four hundred chariots, and twelve thousand horsemen. And he left them in the cities of the chariots, and with the king in Jerusalem.
king] silver and gold in Jerusalem as the
stones; and the cedars in Judea as sycamine trees, the ones in the plains in multitude.
And there was an
exodus of the horses to
Solomon from Egypt, and [2
by the 3
of the 5
of the 7
to go forth 1
they were bought].
And they ascended and brought from out of Egypt [2
one] for six hundred pieces
of silver, and a horse for
fifty and a hundred. And thus to all the kings of the Hittites, and to the kings of Syria, [2
their hands 1
they brought them forth].