The sons of Judah; Er, and Onan, and Shelah: which three were born unto
him of the daughter of Shua the Canaanitess. And Er, the firstborn of
Judah, was evil in the sight of the LORD ; and he slew him.
1 Chronicles 6:15
And Jehozadak went into captivity, when the LORD carried away Judah and
Jerusalem by the hand of Nebuchadnezzar.
1 Chronicles 6:31
And these are they whom David set over the service of song in the house
of the LORD,after that the ark had rest.
1 Chronicles 6:32
And they ministered before the dwelling place of the tabernacle of the
congregation with singing, until Solomon had built the house of the LORD
in Jerusalem: and then they waited on their office according to their
1 Chronicles 9:19
And Shallum the son of Kore, the son of Ebiasaph, the son of Korah, and
his brethren, of the house of his father, the Korahites, were over the
work of the service, keepers of the gates of the tabernacle: and their
fathers, being over the host of the LORD, were keepers of the entry.
1 Chronicles 9:20
And Phinehas the son of Eleazar was the ruler over them in time past,
and the LORD was with him.
1 Chronicles 9:23
So they and their children had the oversight of the gates of the house
of the LORD, namely, the house of the tabernacle, by wards.
1 Chronicles 10:13
So Saul died for his transgression which he committed against the LORD, even against the word of the LORD, which he kept not, and also for
asking counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to enquire of it;
1 Chronicles 10:14
And enquired not of the LORD : therefore he slew him, and turned the
kingdom unto David the son of Jesse.
1 Chronicles 11:2
And moreover in time past, even when Saul was king, thou wast he that
leddest out and broughtest in Israel: and the LORD thy God said unto
thee, Thou shalt feed my people Israel, and thou shalt be ruler over my
1 Chronicles 11:3
Therefore came all the elders of Israel to the king to Hebron; and David
made a covenant with them in Hebron before the LORD ; and they anointed
David king over Israel, according to the word of the LORD by Samuel.
1 Chronicles 11:9
So David waxed greater and greater: for the LORD of hosts was with him.
1 Chronicles 11:10
These also are the chief of the mighty men whom David had, who
strengthened themselves with him in his kingdom, and with all Israel, to
make him king, according to the word of the LORD concerning Israel.
1 Chronicles 11:14
And they set themselves in the midst of that parcel, and delivered it,
and slew the Philistines; and the LORD saved them by a great
1 Chronicles 11:18
And the three brake through the host of the Philistines, and drew water
out of the well of Bethlehem, that was by the gate, and took it, and
brought it to David: but David would not drink of it, but poured it out
to the LORD.
1 Chronicles 12:19
And there fell some of Manasseh to David, when he came with the
Philistines against Saul to battle: but they helped them not: for the
LORD s of the Philistines upon advisement sent him away, saying, He will
fall to his master Saul to the jeopardy of our heads.
1 Chronicles 12:23
And these are the numbers of the bands that were ready armed to the war,
and came to David to Hebron, to turn the kingdom of Saul to him,
according to the word of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 13:2
And David said unto all the congregation of Israel, If it seem good unto
you, and that it be of the LORD our God, let us send abroad unto our
brethren every where, that are left in all the land of Israel, and with
them also to the priests and Levites which are in their cities and
suburbs, that they may gather themselves unto us:
1 Chronicles 13:6
And David went up, and all Israel, to Baalah, that is, to Kirjathjearim,
which belonged to Judah, to bring up thence the ark of God the LORD,
that dwelleth between the cherubims, whose name is called on it.
1 Chronicles 13:10
And the anger of the LORD was kindled against Uzza, and he smote him,
because he put his hand to the ark: and there he died before God.
1 Chronicles 13:11
And David was displeased, because the LORD had made a breach upon Uzza:
wherefore that place is called Perezuzza to this day.
1 Chronicles 13:14
And the ark of God remained with the family of Obededom in his house
three months. And the LORD blessed the house of Obededom, and all that
1 Chronicles 14:2
And David perceived that the LORD had confirmed him king over Israel,
for his kingdom was lifted up on high, because of his people Israel.
1 Chronicles 14:10
And David enquired of God, saying, Shall I go up against the
Philistines? And wilt thou deliver them into mine hand? And the LORD
said unto him, Go up; for I will deliver them into thine hand.
1 Chronicles 14:17
And the fame of David went out into all lands; and the LORD brought the
fear of him upon all nations.
1 Chronicles 15:2
Then David said, None ought to carry the ark of God but the Levites: for
them hath the LORD chosen to carry the ark of God, and to minister unto
him for ever.
1 Chronicles 15:3
And David gathered all Israel together to Jerusalem, to bring up the ark
of the LORD unto his place, which he had prepared for it.
1 Chronicles 15:12
And said unto them, Ye are the chief of the fathers of the Levites:
sanctify yourselves, both ye and your brethren, that ye may bring up the
ark of the LORD God of Israel unto the place that I have prepared for
1 Chronicles 15:13
For because ye did it not at the first, the LORD our God made a breach
upon us, for that we sought him not after the due order.
1 Chronicles 15:14
So the priests and the Levites sanctified themselves to bring up the ark
of the LORD God of Israel.
1 Chronicles 15:15
And the children of the Levites bare the ark of God upon their shoulders
with the staves thereon, as Moses commanded according to the word of the
1 Chronicles 15:25
So David, and the elders of Israel, and the captains over thousands,
went to bring up the ark of the covenant of the LORD out of the house of
Obededom with joy.
1 Chronicles 15:26
And it came to pass, when God helped the Levites that bare the ark of
the covenant of the LORD,
that they offered seven bullocks and seven
1 Chronicles 15:28
Thus all Israel brought up the ark of the covenant of the LORD with
shouting, and with sound of the cornet, and with trumpets, and with
cymbals, making a noise with psalteries and harps.
1 Chronicles 15:29
And it came to pass, as the ark of the covenant of the LORD came to the
city of David, that Michal, the daughter of Saul looking out at a window
saw king David dancing and playing: and she despised him in her heart.
1 Chronicles 16:2
And when David had made an end of offering the burnt offerings and the
peace offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 16:4
And he appointed certain of the Levites to minister before the ark of
the LORD, and to record, and to thank and praise the LORD God of Israel:
1 Chronicles 16:7
Then on that day David delivered first this psalm to thank the LORD into
the hand of Asaph and his brethren.
1 Chronicles 16:8
Give thanks unto the LORD, call upon his name, make known his deeds
among the people.
1 Chronicles 16:10
Glory ye in his holy name: let the heart of them rejoice that seek the
1 Chronicles 16:11
Seek the LORD and his strength, seek his face continually.
1 Chronicles 16:14
He is the LORD our God; his judgments are in all the earth.
1 Chronicles 16:23
Sing unto the LORD, all the earth; shew forth from day to day his
1 Chronicles 16:25
For great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised: he also is to be
feared above all gods.
1 Chronicles 16:26
For all the gods of the people are idols: but the LORD made the heavens.
1 Chronicles 16:28
Give unto the LORD,
ye kindreds of the people, give unto the LORD glory
1 Chronicles 16:29
Give unto the LORD the glory due unto his name: bring an offering, and
come before him: worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness.
1 Chronicles 16:31
Let the heavens be glad, and let the earth rejoice: and let men say
among the nations, The LORD reigneth.
1 Chronicles 16:33
Then shall the trees of the wood sing out at the presence of the LORD,
because he cometh to judge the earth.
1 Chronicles 16:34
O give thanks unto the LORD ; for he is good; for his mercy endureth for
1 Chronicles 16:36
Blessed be the LORD God of Israel for ever and ever. And all the people
said, Amen, and praised the LORD.
1 Chronicles 16:37
So he left there before the ark of the covenant of the LORD Asaph and
his brethren, to minister before the ark continually, as every day's
1 Chronicles 16:39
And Zadok the priest, and his brethren the priests, before the
tabernacle of the LORD in the high place that was at Gibeon,
1 Chronicles 16:40
To offer burnt offerings unto the LORD upon the altar of the burnt
offering continually morning and evening, and to do according to all
that is written in the law of the LORD, which he commanded Israel;
1 Chronicles 16:41
And with them Heman and Jeduthun, and the rest that were chosen, who
were expressed by name, to give thanks to the LORD, because his mercy
endureth for ever;
1 Chronicles 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.
1 Chronicles 17:4
Go and tell David my servant, Thus saith the LORD, Thou shalt not build
me an house to dwell in:
1 Chronicles 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:
1 Chronicles 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.
1 Chronicles 17:16
And David the king came and sat before the LORD, and said, Who am I, O
LORD God, and what is mine house, that thou hast brought me hitherto?
1 Chronicles 17:17
And yet this was a small thing in thine eyes, O God; for thou hast also
spoken of thy servant's house for a great while to come, and hast
regarded me according to the estate of a man of high degree, O LORD God.
1 Chronicles 17:19
O LORD, for thy servant's sake, and according to thine own heart, hast
thou done all this greatness, in making known all these great things.
1 Chronicles 17:20
O LORD, there is none like thee, neither is there any God beside thee,
according to all that we have heard with our ears.
1 Chronicles 17:22
For thy people Israel didst thou make thine own people for ever; and
thou, LORD, becamest their God.
1 Chronicles 17:23
Therefore now, LORD, let the thing that thou hast spoken concerning thy
servant and concerning his house be established for ever, and do as thou
1 Chronicles 17:24
Let it even be established, that thy name may be magnified for ever,
saying, The LORD of hosts is the God of Israel, even a God to Israel:
and let the house of David thy servant be established before thee.
1 Chronicles 17:26
And now, LORD, thou art God, and hast promised this goodness unto thy
1 Chronicles 17:27
Now therefore let it please thee to bless the house of thy servant, that
it may be before thee for ever: for thou blessest, O LORD, and it shall
be blessed for ever.
1 Chronicles 18:6
Then David put garrisons in Syriadamascus; and the Syrians became
David's servants, and brought gifts. Thus the LORD preserved David
whithersoever he went.
1 Chronicles 18:11
Them also king David dedicated unto the LORD, with the silver and the
gold that he brought from all these nations; from Edom, and from Moab,
and from the children of Ammon, and from the Philistines, and from
1 Chronicles 18:13
And he put garrisons in Edom; and all the Edomites became David's
servants. Thus the LORD preserved David whithersoever he went.
1 Chronicles 19:13
Be of good courage, and let us behave ourselves valiantly for our
people, and for the cities of our God: and let the LORD do that which is
good in his sight.
1 Chronicles 21:3
And Joab answered, The LORD make his people an hundred times so many
more as they be: but, my LORD the king, are they not all my LORD 's
servants? why then doth my LORD require this thing? why will he be a
cause of trespass to Israel?
1 Chronicles 21:9
And the LORD spake unto Gad, David's seer, saying,
1 Chronicles 21:10
Go and tell David, saying, Thus saith the LORD, I offer thee three
things: choose thee one of them, that I may do it unto thee.
1 Chronicles 21:11
So Gad came to David, and said unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Choose
1 Chronicles 21:12
Either three years' famine; or three months to be destroyed before thy
foes, while that the sword of thine enemies overtaketh thee; or else
three days the sword of the LORD, even the pestilence, in the land, and
the angel of the LORD destroying throughout all the coasts of Israel.
Now therefore advise thyself what word I shall bring again to him that
1 Chronicles 21:13
And David said unto Gad, I am in a great strait: let me fall now into
the hand of the LORD ; for very great are his mercies: but let me not
fall into the hand of man.
1 Chronicles 21:14
So the LORD sent pestilence upon Israel: and there fell of Israel
seventy thousand men.
1 Chronicles 21:15
And God sent an angel unto Jerusalem to destroy it: and as he was
destroying, the LORD beheld, and he repented him of the evil, and said
to the angel that destroyed, It is enough, stay now thine hand. And the
angel of the LORD stood by the threshingfloor of Ornan the Jebusite.
1 Chronicles 21:16
And David lifted up his eyes, and saw the angel of the LORD stand
between the earth and the heaven, having a drawn sword in his hand
stretched out over Jerusalem. Then David and the elders of Israel, who
were clothed in sackcloth, fell upon their faces.
1 Chronicles 21:17
And David said unto God, Is it not I that commanded the people to be
numbered? even I it is that have sinned and done evil indeed; but as for
these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, O LORD my
God, be on me, and on my father's house; but not on thy people, that
they should be plagued.
1 Chronicles 21:18
Then the angel of the LORD commanded Gad to say to David, that David
should go up, and set up an altar unto the LORD in the threshingfloor of
Ornan the Jebusite.
1 Chronicles 21:19
And David went up at the saying of Gad, which he spake in the name of
1 Chronicles 21:22
Then David said to Ornan, Grant me the place of this threshingfloor,
that I may build an altar therein unto the LORD : thou shalt grant it me
for the full price: that the plague may be stayed from the people.
1 Chronicles 21:23
And Ornan said unto David, Take it to thee, and let my LORD the king do
that which is good in his eyes: lo, I give thee the oxen also for burnt
offerings, and the threshing instruments for wood, and the wheat for the
meat offering; I give it all.
1 Chronicles 21:24
And king David said to Ornan, Nay; but I will verily buy it for the full
price: for I will not take that which is thine for the LORD, nor offer
burnt offerings without cost.
1 Chronicles 21:26
And David built there an altar unto the LORD, and offered burnt
offerings and peace offerings, and called upon the LORD ; and he answered
him from heaven by fire upon the altar of burnt offering.
1 Chronicles 21:27
And the LORD commanded the angel; and he put up his sword again into the
1 Chronicles 21:28
At that time when David saw that the LORD had answered him in the
threshingfloor of Ornan the Jebusite, then he sacrificed there.
1 Chronicles 21:29
For the tabernacle of the LORD,
which Moses made in the wilderness, and
the altar of the burnt offering, were at that season in the high place
1 Chronicles 21:30
But David could not go before it to enquire of God: for he was afraid
because of the sword of the angel of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 22:1
Then David said, This is the house of the LORD God, and this is the
altar of the burnt offering for Israel.
1 Chronicles 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.
1 Chronicles 22:6
Then he called for Solomon his son, and charged him to build an house
for the LORD God of Israel.
1 Chronicles 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:
1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Thou hast shed blood
abundantly, and hast made great wars: thou shalt not build an house unto
my name, because thou hast shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.
1 Chronicles 22:11
Now, my son, the LORD be with thee; and prosper thou, and build the
house of the LORD thy God, as he hath said of thee.
1 Chronicles 22:12
Only the LORD give thee wisdom and understanding, and give thee charge
concerning Israel, that thou mayest keep the law of the LORD thy God.
1 Chronicles 22:13
Then shalt thou prosper, if thou takest heed to fulfil the statutes and
judgments which the LORD charged Moses with concerning Israel: be
strong, and of good courage; dread not, nor be dismayed.
1 Chronicles 22:14
Now, behold, in my trouble I have prepared for the house of the LORD an
hundred thousand talents of gold, and a thousand thousand talents of
silver; and of brass and iron without weight; for it is in abundance:
timber also and stone have I prepared; and thou mayest add thereto.
1 Chronicles 22:16
Of the gold, the silver, and the brass, and the iron, there is no
number. Arise therefore, and be doing, and the LORD be with thee.
1 Chronicles 22:18
Is not the LORD your God with you? and hath he not given you rest on
every side? for he hath given the inhabitants of the land into mine
hand; and the land is subdued before the LORD, and before his people.
1 Chronicles 22:19
Now set your heart and your soul to seek the LORD your God; arise
therefore, and build ye the sanctuary of the LORD God, to bring the ark
of the covenant of the LORD, and the holy vessels of God, into the house
that is to be built to the name of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 23:4
Of which, twenty and four thousand were to set forward the work of the
house of the LORD ; and six thousand were officers and judges:
1 Chronicles 23:5
Moreover four thousand were porters; and four thousand praised the LORD
with the instruments which I made, said David, to praise therewith.
1 Chronicles 23:13
The sons of Amram; Aaron and Moses: and Aaron was separated, that he
should sanctify the most holy things, he and his sons for ever, to burn
incense before the LORD, to minister unto him, and to bless in his name
1 Chronicles 23:24
These were the sons of Levi after the house of their fathers; even the
chief of the fathers, as they were counted by number of names by their
polls, that did the work for the service of the house of the LORD, from
the age of twenty years and upward.
1 Chronicles 23:25
For David said, The LORD God of Israel hath given rest unto his people,
that they may dwell in Jerusalem for ever:
1 Chronicles 23:28
Because their office was to wait on the sons of Aaron for the service of
the house of the LORD, in the courts, and in the chambers, and in the
purifying of all holy things, and the work of the service of the house
1 Chronicles 23:30
And to stand every morning to thank and praise the LORD, and likewise at
1 Chronicles 23:31
And to offer all burnt sacrifices unto the LORD in the sabbaths, in the
new moons, and on the set feasts, by number, according to the order
commanded unto them, continually before the LORD :
1 Chronicles 23:32
And that they should keep the charge of the tabernacle of the
congregation, and the charge of the holy place, and the charge of the
sons of Aaron their brethren, in the service of the house of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 24:19
These were the orderings of them in their service to come into the house
of the LORD, according to their manner, under Aaron their father, as the
LORD God of Israel had commanded him.
1 Chronicles 25:3
Of Jeduthun: the sons of Jeduthun; Gedaliah, and Zeri, and Jeshaiah,
Hashabiah, and Mattithiah, six, under the hands of their father
Jeduthun, who prophesied with a harp, to give thanks and to praise the
1 Chronicles 25:6
All these were under the hands of their father for song in the house of
the LORD, with cymbals, psalteries, and harps, for the service of the
house of God, according to the king's order to Asaph, Jeduthun, and
1 Chronicles 25:7
So the number of them, with their brethren that were instructed in the
songs of the LORD, even all that were cunning, was two hundred fourscore
1 Chronicles 26:12
Among these were the divisions of the porters, even among the chief men,
having wards one against another, to minister in the house of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 26:22
The sons of Jehieli; Zetham, and Joel his brother, which were over the
treasures of the house of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 26:27
Out of the spoils won in battles did they dedicate to maintain the house
of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 26:30
And of the Hebronites, Hashabiah and his brethren, men of valour, a
thousand and seven hundred, were officers among them of Israel on this
side Jordan westward in all the business of the LORD,
and in the service
of the king.
1 Chronicles 27:23
But David took not the number of them from twenty years old and under:
because the LORD had said he would increase Israel like to the stars of
1 Chronicles 28:2
Then David the king stood up upon his feet, and said, Hear me, my
brethren, and my people: As for me, I had in mine heart to build an
house of rest for the ark of the covenant of the LORD, and for the
footstool of our God, and had made ready for the building:
1 Chronicles 28:4
Howbeit the LORD God of Israel chose me before all the house of my
father to be king over Israel for ever: for he hath chosen Judah to be
the ruler; and of the house of Judah, the house of my father; and among
the sons of my father he liked me to make me king over all Israel:
1 Chronicles 28:5
And of all my sons, (for the LORD hath given me many sons,) he hath
chosen Solomon my son to sit upon the throne of the kingdom of the LORD
1 Chronicles 28:8
Now therefore in the sight of all Israel the congregation of the LORD,
and in the audience of our God, keep and seek for all the commandments
of the LORD your God: that ye may possess this good land, and leave it
for an inheritance for your children after you for ever.
1 Chronicles 28:9
And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him
with a perfect heart and with a willing mind: for the LORD searcheth all
hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts: if thou
seek him, he will be found of thee; but if thou forsake him, he will
cast thee off for ever.
1 Chronicles 28:10
Take heed now; for the LORD hath chosen thee to build an house for the
sanctuary: be strong, and do it.
1 Chronicles 28:12
And the pattern of all that he had by the spirit, of the courts of the
house of the LORD, and of all the chambers round about, of the
treasuries of the house of God, and of the treasuries of the dedicated
1 Chronicles 28:13
Also for the courses of the priests and the Levites, and for all the
work of the service of the house of the LORD, and for all the vessels of
service in the house of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 28:18
And for the altar of incense refined gold by weight; and gold for the
pattern of the chariot of the cherubims, that spread out their wings,
and covered the ark of the covenant of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 28:19
All this, said David, the LORD made me understand in writing by his hand
upon me, even all the works of this pattern.
1 Chronicles 28:20
And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do
it: fear not, nor be dismayed: for the LORD God, even my God, will be
with thee; he will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until thou hast
finished all the work for the service of the house of the LORD.
1 Chronicles 29:1
Furthermore David the king said unto all the congregation, Solomon my
son, whom alone God hath chosen, is yet young and tender, and the work
is great: for the palace is not for man, but for the LORD God.
1 Chronicles 29:5
The gold for things of gold, and the silver for things of silver, and
for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. And who
then is willing to consecrate his service this day unto the LORD ?
1 Chronicles 29:8
And they with whom precious stones were found gave them to the treasure
of the house of the LORD, by the hand of Jehiel the Gershonite.
1 Chronicles 29:9
Then the people rejoiced, for that they offered willingly, because with
perfect heart they offered willingly to the LORD : and David the king
also rejoiced with great joy.
1 Chronicles 29:10
Wherefore David blessed the LORD before all the congregation: and David
said, Blessed be thou, LORD God of Israel our father, for ever and ever.
1 Chronicles 29:11
Thine, O LORD is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the
victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth
is thine; thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and thou art exalted as head
1 Chronicles 29:16
O LORD our God, all this store that we have prepared to build thee an
house for thine holy name cometh of thine hand, and is all thine own.
1 Chronicles 29:18
O LORD God of Abraham, Isaac, and of Israel, our fathers, keep this for
ever in the imagination of the thoughts of the heart of thy people, and
prepare their heart unto thee:
1 Chronicles 29:20
And David said to all the congregation, Now bless the LORD your God. And
all the congregation blessed the LORD God of their fathers, and bowed
down their heads, and worshipped the LORD,
and the king.
1 Chronicles 29:21
And they sacrificed sacrifices unto the LORD, and offered burnt
offerings unto the LORD, on the morrow after that day, even a thousand
bullocks, a thousand rams, and a thousand lambs, with their drink
offerings, and sacrifices in abundance for all Israel:
1 Chronicles 29:22
And did eat and drink before the LORD on that day with great gladness.
And they made Solomon the son of David king the second time, and
anointed him unto the LORD to be the chief governor, and Zadok to be
1 Chronicles 29:23
Then Solomon sat on the throne of the LORD as king instead of David his
father, and prospered; and all Israel obeyed him.
1 Chronicles 29:25
And the LORD magnified Solomon exceedingly in the sight of all Israel,
and bestowed upon him such royal majesty as had not been on any king
before him in Israel.