2 Chronicles 3:1
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
Then Solomon began to build the house of the LORD in Jerusalem on Mount Moriah, where the LORD had appeared to his father David, at the place that David had prepared on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

King James Bible
Then Solomon began to build the house of the LORD at Jerusalem in mount Moriah, where the LORD appeared unto David his father, in the place that David had prepared in the threshingfloor of Ornan the Jebusite.

Darby Bible Translation
And Solomon began to build the house of Jehovah at Jerusalem on mount Moriah, where he appeared to David his father, in the place that David had prepared in the threshing-floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

World English Bible
Then Solomon began to build the house of Yahweh at Jerusalem on Mount Moriah, where [Yahweh] appeared to David his father, which he prepared in the place that David had appointed, in the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

Young's Literal Translation
And Solomon beginneth to build the house of Jehovah, in Jerusalem, in the mount of Moriah, where He appeared to David his father, in the place that David had prepared, in the threshing-floor of Ornan the Jebusite,

2 Chronicles 3:1 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Where the Lord appeared unto David - The marginal rendering, or "which was shown to David," is preferred by some; and the expression is understood to point out to David the proper site for the temple by the appearance of the Angels and the command to build an altar 2 Samuel 24:17-25; 1 Chronicles 21:16-26.

In the place that David had prepared - This seems to be the true meaning of the passage, though the order of the words in the original has been accidentally deranged.

2 Chronicles 3:1 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Cross References
Acts 7:47
"But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.

Genesis 22:2
He said, "Take now your son, your only son, whom you love, Isaac, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I will tell you."

1 Kings 6:1
Now it came about in the four hundred and eightieth year after the sons of Israel came out of the land of Egypt, in the fourth year of Solomon's reign over Israel, in the month of Ziv which is the second month, that he began to build the house of the LORD.

1 Chronicles 6:10
and Johanan became the father of Azariah (it was he who served as the priest in the house which Solomon built in Jerusalem),

1 Chronicles 21:18
Then the angel of the LORD commanded Gad to say to David, that David should go up and build an altar to the LORD on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

1 Chronicles 22:1
Then David said, "This is the house of the LORD God, and this is the altar of burnt offering for Israel."

2 Chronicles 3:2
He began to build on the second day in the second month of the fourth year of his reign.

Jump to Previous
Appeared Appointed Build David Floor House Jebusite Jerusalem Moriah Mori'ah Mount Ornan Prepared Provision Ready Solomon Threshing Threshingfloor Threshing-Floor
Jump to Next
Appeared Appointed Build David Floor House Jebusite Jerusalem Moriah Mori'ah Mount Ornan Prepared Provision Ready Solomon Threshing Threshingfloor Threshing-Floor
Links
2 Chronicles 3:1 NIV
2 Chronicles 3:1 NLT
2 Chronicles 3:1 ESV
2 Chronicles 3:1 NASB
2 Chronicles 3:1 KJV

2 Chronicles 3:1 Bible Apps
2 Chronicles 3:1 Biblia Paralela
2 Chronicles 3:1 Chinese Bible
2 Chronicles 3:1 French Bible
2 Chronicles 3:1 German Bible

2 Chronicles 3:1 Commentaries

Bible Hub
2 Chronicles 2:18
Top of Page
Top of Page