2 Chronicles 1:7
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King James Version
In that night did God appear unto Solomon, and said unto him, Ask what I shall give thee.

Darby Bible Translation
In that night God appeared to Solomon, and said to him, Ask what I shall give thee.

World English Bible
In that night God appeared to Solomon, and said to him, "Ask what I shall give you."

Young's Literal Translation
In that night hath God appeared to Solomon, and saith to him, 'Ask -- what do I give to thee?'

2 Chronicles 1:7 Parallel
Commentary
Geneva Study Bible

In that night did God appear unto Solomon, and said unto him, Ask what I shall give thee.2 Chronicles 1:7 Parallel Commentaries

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Commerce
The remarkable change which we have noticed in the views of Jewish authorities, from contempt to almost affectation of manual labour, could certainly not have been arbitrary. But as we fail to discover here any religious motive, we can only account for it on the score of altered political and social circumstances. So long as the people were, at least nominally, independent, and in possession of their own land, constant engagement in a trade would probably mark an inferior social stage, and imply
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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