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Chapter 7 1
Now when the king lived in his house and the LORD had given him rest from all his surrounding enemies, 2
the king said to Nathan the prophet, “See now, I dwell in a house of cedar, but the ark of God dwells in a tent.” 3
And Nathan said to the king, “Go, do all that is in your heart, for the LORD is with you.” 4
But that same night the word of the LORD came to Nathan, 5
“Go and tell my servant David, ‘Thus says the LORD: Would you build me a house to dwell in?