2 Chronicles 6:7
Good News Translation
And Solomon continued, "My father David planned to build a temple for the worship of the LORD God of Israel,

Contemporary English Version
When my father wanted to build a temple for the LORD God of Israel,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And whereas David my father had a mind to build a house to the name of the Lord the God of Israel,

New American Bible
When David my father wished to build a house for the name of the LORD, the God of Israel,

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

And whereas David my father had a mind to build a house to the name of the Lord the God of Israel,

2 Samuel 7:2,3 He said to Nathan the prophet: Dost thou see that I dwell in a house of cedar, and the ark of God is lodged within skins? . . .

1 Kings 5:3 Thou knowest the will of David, my father, and that he could not build a house to the name of the Lord his God, because of the wars that were round about him, until the Lord put them under the soles of his feet.

1 Kings 8:17 And David, my father, would have built a house to the name of the Lord, the God of Israel:

1 Chronicles 17:1 Now when David was dwelling in his house, he said to Nathan the prophet: Behold I dwell in a house of cedar: and the ark of the covenant of the Lord is under skins.

1 Chronicles 22:7 And David said to Solomon: My son, it was my desire to have built a house to the name of the Lord my God.

1 Chronicles 28:2 And the king rising up, and standing said: Hear me, my brethren and my people: I had a thought to have built a house, in which the ark of the Lord, and the footstool of our God might rest: and prepared all things for the building.

Context
Solomon Praises the LORD
6But I chose Jerusalem, that my name might be there: and I chose David to set him over my people Israel. 7And whereas David my father had a mind to build a house to the name of the Lord the God of Israel,8The Lord said to him: Forasmuch as it was thy will to build a house to my name, thou hast done well indeed in having such a will:…
Cross References
1 Kings 5:3
Thou knowest the will of David, my father, and that he could not build a house to the name of the Lord his God, because of the wars that were round about him, until the Lord put them under the soles of his feet.

1 Chronicles 28:2
And the king rising up, and standing said: Hear me, my brethren and my people: I had a thought to have built a house, in which the ark of the Lord, and the footstool of our God might rest: and prepared all things for the building.

2 Chronicles 6:8
The Lord said to him: Forasmuch as it was thy will to build a house to my name, thou hast done well indeed in having such a will:

Additional Translations
Now it was in the heart of my father David to build a house for the Name of the LORD, the God of Israel.Now it was in the heart of David my father to build an house for the name of the LORD God of Israel.

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of Jehovah, the God of Israel.

And it came into the heart of David my father, to build a house for the name of the Lord God of Israel.

And it was in the heart of David my father to build a house unto the name of Jehovah the God of Israel.

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build an house for the name of the LORD, the God of Israel.

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of the LORD God of Israel:

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of Yahweh, the God of Israel.

'And it is with the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of Jehovah God of Israel,
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