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1 Chronicles 17:1

    1 Chronicles 17:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now it came to pass, as David sat in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, Lo, I dwell in an house of cedars, but the ark of the covenant of the LORD remaineth under curtains.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now it came to pass, as David sat in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, See, I dwell in an house of cedars, but the ark of the covenant of the LORD remains under curtains.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass, when David dwelt in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, Lo, I dwell in a house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of Jehovah dwelleth under curtains.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Now when David was living in his house, he said to Nathan the prophet, See, I am living in a house of cedar-wood, but the ark of the Lord's agreement is under the curtains of a tent.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass, when David dwelt in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, Lo, I dwell in a house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of Jehovah dwelleth under curtains.

    World English Bible

    It happened, when David lived in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, "Behold, I dwell in a house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of Yahweh is under curtains."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass, when David dwelt in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, Lo, I dwell in an house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of the LORD dwelleth under curtains.

    Definitions for 1 Chronicles 17:1

    Ark - Box; chest.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 17:1

    Now it came to pass - See every thing recorded in this chapter amply detailed in the notes on 2 Samuel 7:1 (note), etc.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 17:1

    Compare throughout 2 Samuel 7 and the notes found there.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Chronicles 17:1

    17:1 Now - This whole chapter is explained, 2Sam 7:1 - 29, where the same things are recorded with little variation.