Acts 7:47
New International Version
But it was Solomon who built a house for him.

New Living Translation
But it was Solomon who actually built it.

English Standard Version
But it was Solomon who built a house for him.

Berean Study Bible
But it was Solomon who built the house for Him.

Berean Literal Bible
But Solomon built Him the house.

King James Bible
But Solomon built him an house.

New King James Version
But Solomon built Him a house.

New American Standard Bible
But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.

NASB 1995
"But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.

NASB 1977
“But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.

Amplified Bible
But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.

Christian Standard Bible
It was Solomon, rather, who built him a house,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But it was Solomon who built Him a house.

American Standard Version
But Solomon built him a house.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
But Solomon built a house for him.

Contemporary English Version
And it was finally King Solomon who built a house for God.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But Solomon built him a house.

English Revised Version
But Solomon built him a house.

Good News Translation
But it was Solomon who built him a house.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But Solomon was the one who built a house for God.

International Standard Version
but it was Solomon who built a house for him.

Literal Standard Version
and Solomon built Him a house.

NET Bible
But Solomon built a house for him.

New Heart English Bible
But Solomon built him a house.

Weymouth New Testament
But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.

World English Bible
But Solomon built him a house.

Young's Literal Translation
and Solomon built Him an house.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Stephen's Address to the Sanhedrin
46who found favor in the sight of God and asked to provide a dwelling place for the God of Jacob. 47But it was Solomon who built the house for Him. 48However, the Most High does not dwell in houses made by human hands. As the prophet says:…

Cross References
1 Kings 6:1
In the four hundred and eightieth year after the Israelites had come out of the land of Egypt, in the month of Ziv, the second month of the fourth year of Solomon's reign over Israel, he began to build the house of the LORD.

1 Kings 8:20
Now the LORD has fulfilled the word that He spoke. I have succeeded my father David, and I sit on the throne of Israel, as the LORD promised. I have built the house for the Name of the LORD, the God of Israel.

2 Chronicles 3:1
Then Solomon began to build the house of the LORD in Jerusalem on Mount Moriah, where the LORD had appeared to his father David. This was the place that David had prepared on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.


Treasury of Scripture

But Solomon built him an house.

2 Samuel 7:13
He shall build an house for my name, and I will stablish the throne of his kingdom for ever.

1 Kings 5:1-18
And Hiram king of Tyre sent his servants unto Solomon; for he had heard that they had anointed him king in the room of his father: for Hiram was ever a lover of David…

1 Kings 6:1,37,38
And it came to pass in the four hundred and eightieth year after the children of Israel were come out of the land of Egypt, in the fourth year of Solomon's reign over Israel, in the month Zif, which is the second month, that he began to build the house of the LORD…









Verse 47. - A house for an house, A.V. The οϊκος (the house) of ver. 47, which Solomon built, seems to be almost in contrast with the σκήνωμα (the tabernacle).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Greek
But [it was]
δὲ (de)
Conjunction
Strong's 1161: A primary particle; but, and, etc.

Solomon
Σολομῶν (Solomōn)
Noun - Nominative Masculine Singular
Strong's 4672: Solomon, son of David King of Israel, and Bathsheba. Of Hebrew origin; Solomon, the son of David.

[who] built
οἰκοδόμησεν (oikodomēsen)
Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 3618: From the same as oikodome; to be a house-builder, i.e. Construct or confirm.

[the] house
οἶκον (oikon)
Noun - Accusative Masculine Singular
Strong's 3624: A dwelling; by implication, a family.

for Him.
αὐτῷ (autō)
Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Dative Masculine 3rd Person Singular
Strong's 846: He, she, it, they, them, same. From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons.


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