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16:41 
And with them Heman and Jeduthun, and the rest that were chosen, who were expressed by name, to give thanks to the LORD, because his mercy endureth for ever;
 
16:42 
And with them Heman and Jeduthun with trumpets and cymbals for those that should make a sound, and with musical instruments of God. And the sons of Jeduthun were porters.
 
16:43 
And all the people departed every man to his house: and David returned to bless his house.
 
17:1 
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.
 
17:2 
Then Nathan said unto David, Do all that is in thine heart; for God is with thee.
 
17:3 
And it came to pass the same night, that the word of God came to Nathan, saying,
 
17:4 
Go and tell David my servant, Thus saith the LORD, Thou shalt not build me an house to dwell in:
 
17:5 
For I have not dwelt in an house since the day that I brought up Israel unto this day; but have gone from tent to tent, and from one tabernacle to another.
 
17:6 
Wheresoever I have walked with all Israel, spake I a word to any of the judges of Israel, whom I commanded to feed my people, saying, Why have ye not built me an house of cedars?
 
17:7 
Now therefore thus shalt thou say unto my servant David, Thus saith the LORD of hosts, I took thee from the sheepcote, even from following the sheep, that thou shouldest be ruler over my people Israel:
 
17:8 
And I have been with thee whithersoever thou hast walked, and have cut off all thine enemies from before thee, and have made thee a name like the name of the great men that are in the earth.
 
17:9 
Also I will ordain a place for my people Israel, and will plant them, and they shall dwell in their place, and shall be moved no more; neither shall the children of wickedness waste them any more, as at the beginning,
 
17:10 
And since the time that I commanded judges to be over my people Israel. Moreover I will subdue all thine enemies. Furthermore I tell thee that the LORD will build thee an house.
 
17:11 
And it shall come to pass, when thy days be expired that thou must go to be with thy fathers, that I will raise up thy seed after thee, which shall be of thy sons; and I will establish his kingdom.
 
17:12 
He shall build me an house, and I will stablish his throne for ever.
 
17:13 
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:
 
17:14 
But I will settle him in mine house and in my kingdom for ever: and his throne shall be established for evermore.
 
17:15 
According to all these words, and according to all this vision, so did Nathan speak unto David.
 
17:16 
And David the king came and sat before the LORD, and said, Who am I, O LORD God, and what is mine house, that thou hast brought me hitherto?
 
17:17 
And yet this was a small thing in thine eyes, O God; for thou hast also spoken of thy servant's house for a great while to come, and hast regarded me according to the estate of a man of high degree, O LORD God.
 

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