2 Chronicles 6:2
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English Standard Version
But I have built you an exalted house, a place for you to dwell in forever.”

King James Bible
But I have built an house of habitation for thee, and a place for thy dwelling for ever.

American Standard Version
But I have built thee a house of habitation, and a place for thee to dwell in for ever.

Douay-Rheims Bible
But I have built a house to his name, that he might dwell there for ever.

English Revised Version
But I have built thee an house of habitation, and a place for thee to dwell in for ever.

Webster's Bible Translation
But I have built a house of habitation for thee, and a place for thy dwelling for ever.

2 Chronicles 6:2 Parallel
Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

נתן אשׁר, who had given, i.e., laid in, is not so exact as שׁם הנּיח אשׁר (1 Kings 8:9), but may be justified by a reference to Exodus 40:20.

2 Chronicles 6:2 Parallel Commentaries

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I have built

2 Chronicles 2:4-6 Behold, I build an house to the name of the LORD my God, to dedicate it to him, and to burn before him sweet incense...

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

1 Kings 8:13 I have surely built you an house to dwell in, a settled place for you to abide in for ever.

1 Chronicles 17:12 He shall build me an house, and I will establish his throne for ever.

1 Chronicles 22:10,11 He shall build an house for my name; and he shall be my son, and I will be his father...

1 Chronicles 28:6,20 And he said to me, Solomon your son, he shall build my house and my courts: for I have chosen him to be my son...

Psalm 132:5 Until I find out a place for the LORD, an habitation for the mighty God of Jacob.

Psalm 132:13,14 For the LORD has chosen Zion; he has desired it for his habitation...

John 4:21-23 Jesus said to her, Woman, believe me, the hour comes, when you shall neither in this mountain, nor yet at Jerusalem...

Hebrews 9:11,12 But Christ being come an high priest of good things to come, by a greater and more perfect tabernacle, not made with hands...

Revelation 21:3 And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them...

Cross References
2 Chronicles 1:4
(But David had brought up the ark of God from Kiriath-jearim to the place that David had prepared for it, for he had pitched a tent for it in Jerusalem.)

2 Chronicles 6:1
Then Solomon said, "The LORD has said that he would dwell in thick darkness.

2 Chronicles 6:3
Then the king turned around and blessed all the assembly of Israel, while all the assembly of Israel stood.

Ezra 7:15
and also to carry the silver and gold that the king and his counselors have freely offered to the God of Israel, whose dwelling is in Jerusalem,

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