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1 Chronicles 17:13

    1 Chronicles 17:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    I will be his father, and he shall be my son: and I will not take my mercy away from him, as I took it from him that was before thee:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    I will be his father, and he shall be my son: and I will not take my mercy away from him, as I took it from him that was before you:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    I will be his father, and he shall be my son: and I will not take my lovingkindness away from him, as I took it from him that was before thee;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    I will be to him a father and he will be to me a son; and I will not take my mercy away from him as I took it from him who was before you;

    Webster's Revision

    I will be his father, and he shall be my son: and I will not take my lovingkindness away from him, as I took it from him that was before thee;

    World English Bible

    I will be his father, and he shall be my son. I will not take my loving kindness away from him, as I took it from him that was before you;

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    I will be his father, and he shall be my son: and I will not take my mercy away from him, as I took it from him that was before thee:

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 17:13

    I will not take my mercy away from him - I will not cut off his family from the throne, as I did that of his predecessor Saul.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 17:13

    My son - The minatory clause which occurs after this in Samuel is here omitted, because the writer is not about to record the sins of Solomon, or the sufferings 1 Kings 11:9-40 which he thereby brought upon himself.