|2nd Chronicles 1|
King James Bible
Behold, I build6 an house to the name of the LORD my God, to dedicate53 [it] to him, [and] to burn53 before him sweet incense, and for the continual shewbread, and for the burnt offerings morning 1242 and evening, on the sabbaths, and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts of the LORD our God. This [is an ordinance] for ever to Israel.
Send3 me now therefore a man cunning to work2 in gold, and in silver, and in brass, and in iron, and in purple, and crimson, and blue, and that can skill6 to grave15 6603 with the cunning men that [are] with me in Judah and in Jerusalem, whom David my father did provide.52
And, behold, I will give1 to thy servants, the hewers6 that cut6 timber, twenty thousand measures of beaten wheat, and twenty thousand measures of barley, and twenty thousand baths of wine, and twenty thousand baths of oil.
Huram said4 moreover, Blessed7 [be] the LORD God of Israel, that made1 heaven and earth, who hath given1 to David the king a wise son, endued6 with prudence and understanding, that might build4 an house for the LORD, and an house for his kingdom.
The son of a woman of the daughters of Dan, and his father [was] a man of Tyre, skilful6 to work2 in gold, and in silver, in brass, in iron, in stone, and in timber, in purple, in blue, and in fine linen, and in crimson; also to grave15 any manner of graving, and to find out2 every device which shall be put11 to him, with thy cunning men, and with the cunning men of my lord David thy father.
And Solomon numbered4 all the strangers 1616 that [were] in the land of Israel, after the numbering wherewith David his father had numbered1 them; and they were found11 an hundred and fifty thousand and three thousand and six hundred.
And he set4 threescore and ten thousand of them [to be] bearers of burdens, and fourscore thousand [to be] hewers6 in the mountain, and three thousand and six hundred overseers18 to set the people a work.53