kjv@1Chronicles:17:1@ Now it came to pass, as David sat in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, Lo, I dwell in an house of cedars, but the ark of the covenant of the LORD remaineth under curtains.
kjv@1Chronicles:17:2@ Then Nathan said unto David, Do all that is in thine heart; for God is with thee.
kjv@1Chronicles:17:3@ And it came to pass the same night, that the word of God came to Nathan, saying,
kjv@1Chronicles:17:4@ Go and tell David my servant, Thus saith the LORD, Thou shalt not build me an house to dwell in:
kjv@1Chronicles:17:5@ For I have not dwelt in an house since the day that I brought up Israel unto this day; but have gone from tent to tent, and from one tabernacle to another.
kjv@1Chronicles:17:6@ Wheresoever I have walked with all Israel, spake I a word to any of the judges of Israel, whom I commanded to feed my people, saying, Why have ye not built me an house of cedars?
kjv@1Chronicles:17:7@ Now therefore thus shalt thou say unto my servant David, Thus saith the LORD of hosts, I took thee from the sheepcote, even from following the sheep, that thou shouldest be ruler over my people Israel:
kjv@1Chronicles:17:8@ And I have been with thee whithersoever thou hast walked, and have cut off all thine enemies from before thee, and have made thee a name like the name of the great men that are in the earth.
kjv@1Chronicles:17:9@ Also I will ordain a place for my people Israel, and will plant them, and they shall dwell in their place, and shall be moved no more; neither shall the children of wickedness waste them any more, as at the beginning,
kjv@1Chronicles:17:10@ And since the time that I commanded judges to be over my people Israel. Moreover I will subdue all thine enemies. Furthermore I tell thee that the LORD will build thee an house.
kjv@1Chronicles:17:11@ And it shall come to pass, when thy days be expired that thou must go to be with thy fathers, that I will raise up thy seed after thee, which shall be of thy sons; and I will establish his kingdom.