New Living Translation
Jeroboam thought to himself, "Unless I am careful, the kingdom will return to the dynasty of David.
King James Bible
And Jeroboam said in his heart, Now shall the kingdom return to the house of David:
Darby Bible Translation
And Jeroboam said in his heart, Now shall the kingdom return to the house of David.
World English Bible
Jeroboam said in his heart, "Now the kingdom will return to the house of David.
Young's Literal Translation
and Jeroboam saith in his heart, 'Now doth the kingdom turn back to the house of David --
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
12:26 Said, and c. - Reasoned within himself. The phrase discovers the fountain of his error, that he did not consult with God, who had given him the kingdom; as in all reason, and justice, and gratitude he should have done: nor believed God's promise, chap.11:38, but his own carnal policy.
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1 Kings 12:25
Jeroboam then built up the city of Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim, and it became his capital. Later he went and built up the town of Peniel.
1 Kings 12:27
When these people go to Jerusalem to offer sacrifices at the Temple of the LORD, they will again give their allegiance to King Rehoboam of Judah. They will kill me and make him their king instead."
1 Kings 15:17
King Baasha of Israel invaded Judah and fortified Ramah in order to prevent anyone from entering or leaving King Asa's territory in Judah.
2 Kings 13:2
But he did what was evil in the LORD's sight. He followed the example of Jeroboam son of Nebat, continuing the sins that Jeroboam had led Israel to commit.
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