1 Kings 1:2
Therefore his servants said to him, "Let there be a young virgin sought for my lord the king, and let her stand before the king, and let her cherish him, and let her lie in your bosom, that my lord the king may get heat."
1 Kings 1:9
And Adonijah slew sheep and oxen and fat cattle by the stone of Zoheleth, which [is] by Enrogel, and called all his brethren, the king's sons, and all the men of Judah, the king's servants.
1 Kings 1:13
Go and get in to king David, and say to him, 'Did you not, my lord, O king, swear to your handmaid, saying, 'Assuredly Solomon your son will reign after me, and he will sit upon my throne?' Why then does Adonijah reign?
1 Kings 1:19
And he has slain oxen and fat cattle and sheep in abundance, and has called all the sons of the king, and Abiathar the priest, and Joab the captain of the host, but he has not called Solomon your servant.
1 Kings 1:25
For he has gone down this day, and has slain oxen and fat cattle and sheep in abundance, and has called all the king's sons, and the captains of the host, and Abiathar the priest; and, behold, they eat and drink before him, and say, 'God save king Adonijah.'
1 Kings 1:30
Even as I swore to you by the Lord God of Israel, saying, 'Assuredly Solomon your son will reign after me, and he will sit upon my throne in my stead; even so will I certainly do this day.'"
1 Kings 1:38
So Zadok the priest, and Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah, the son of Jehoiada, and the Cherethites, and the Pelethites, went down, and caused Solomon to ride upon king David's mule, and brought him to Gihon.
1 Kings 1:41
And Adonijah and all the guests who [were] with him heard [it] as they had made an end of eating. And when Joab heard the sound of the trumpet, he said, "What [is this] noise of the city, being in an uproar?"
1 Kings 1:44
And the king has sent Zadok the priest with him, and Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah, the son of Jehoiada, and the Cherethites, and the Pelethites, and they have caused him to ride upon the king's mule.
1 Kings 1:45
And Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet have anointed him king in Gihon, and they are brought up rejoicing from there, so that the city rang again. This [is] the noise that you have heard.
1 Kings 1:47
And moreover the king's servants came to bless our lord king David, saying, 'God make the name of Solomon better than your name, and make his throne greater than your throne.' And the king prostrated upon the bed.
1 Kings 1:51
And it was told to Solomon, saying, "Behold, Adonijah fears king Solomon, for, look, he has caught hold on the horns of the altar, saying, 'Let king Solomon swear to me today that he will not slay his servant with the sword.'"
1 Kings 2:3
And keep the charge of the Lord your God, to walk in His ways, to keep His statutes, and His commandments, and His judgments, and His testimonies, as it is written in the law of Moses, that you may prosper in all that you do, and wherever you turn yourself.
1 Kings 2:4
That the Lord may continue His word which He spoke concerning me, saying, 'If your children take heed to their way, to walk before Me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, a man on the throne of Israel will not fail you.'
1 Kings 2:5
Moreover you know also what Joab, the son of Zeruiah, did to me, [and] what he did to the two captains of the hosts of Israel, to Abner, the son of Ner, and to Amasa, the son of Jether, whom he slew, and shed the blood of war in peace, and put the blood of war upon his girdle that [was] about his loins, and in his shoes that [were] on his feet.
1 Kings 2:8
And, behold, [you have] Shimei with you, the son of Gera, a Benjamite of Bahurim, who cursed me with a grievous curse in the day when I went to Mahanaim, but he came down to meet me at Jordan, and I swore to him by the Lord, saying, 'I will not put you to death with the sword.'
1 Kings 2:15
And he said, "You know that the kingdom was mine, and [that] all Israel set their faces on me, that I should reign, howbeit the kingdom has turned around, and has become my brother's, for it was his from the Lord.
1 Kings 2:19
Bathsheba therefore went to king Solomon, to speak to him for Adonijah. And the king rose up to meet her, and prostrated to her, and sat down on his throne, and caused a seat to be set for the king's mother; and she sat on his right hand.
1 Kings 2:22
And king Solomon answered and said to his mother, "And why do you ask Abishag the Shunammite for Adonijah? Ask for him the kingdom also; for he [is] my elder brother; even for him, and for Abiathar the priest, and for Joab, the son of Zeruiah."
1 Kings 2:24
Now therefore, [as] the Lord lives, who has established me, and set me on the throne of David my father, and who has made me a house, as He promised, Adonijah will be put to death this day."
1 Kings 2:26
And the king said to Abiathar the priest, "Get to Anathoth, to your own fields; for you [are] worthy of death, but I will not at this time put you to death, because you bore the ark of the Lord God before David my father, and because you have been afflicted in all wherein my father was afflicted."
1 Kings 2:28
Then tidings came to Joab, for Joab had turned after Adonijah, though he did not turn after Absalom. And Joab fled to the tabernacle of the Lord, and caught hold on the horns of the altar.
1 Kings 2:29
And it was told to king Solomon that Joab had fled to the tabernacle of the Lord; and, behold, [he is] by the altar. Then Solomon sent Benaiah, the son of Jehoiada, saying, "Go, fall upon him."
1 Kings 2:30
And Benaiah came to the tabernacle of the Lord, and said to him, "Thus the king says, 'Come forth.'" And he said, "No; but I will die here." And Benaiah brought the king word again, saying, "Thus Joab said, and thus he answered me."
1 Kings 2:32
And the Lord will return his blood upon his own head, who fell upon two men more righteous and better than him, and slew them with the sword, my father David, not knowing [thereof, to know], Abner, the son of Ner, captain of the host of Israel, and Amasa, the son of Jether, captain of the host of Judah.
1 Kings 2:33
Their blood will therefore return upon the head of Joab, and upon the head of his seed forever, but upon David, and upon his seed, and upon his house, and upon his throne, there will be peace forever from the Lord."
1 Kings 2:39
And it came to pass at the end of three years, that two of the servants of Shimei ran away to Achish, son of Maachah, king of Gath. And they told Shimei, saying, "Behold, your servants [are] in Gath."
1 Kings 2:42
And the king sent and called for Shimei, and said to him, "Did I not make you swear by the Lord, and protested to you, saying, 'Know for certain, on the day you go out, and walk abroad anywhere, that you will surely die?' And you said to me, 'The word [that] I have heard [is] good.'
1 Kings 2:44
The king said moreover to Shimei, "You know all the wickedness which your heart is privy to, that you did to David my father, therefore the Lord will return your wickedness upon your own head;
1 Kings 3:1
And Solomon made affinity with Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and took Pharaoh's daughter, and brought her into the city of David, until he had made an end of building his own house, and the House of the Lord, and the wall of Jerusalem round about.
1 Kings 3:6
And Solomon said, "You have shown to Your servant David, my father, great mercy, accordingly as he walked before You in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with You; and You have kept for him this great kindness, that You have given him a son to sit on his throne, as [it is] this day.
1 Kings 3:11
And God said to him, "Because you have asked this thing, and have not asked for long life for yourself; neither have asked for riches for yourself, nor have asked for the life of your enemies; but have asked for understanding to discern judgment for yourself;
1 Kings 3:12
Behold, I have done according to your words, look, I have given you a wise and an understanding heart; so that there were none like you before you, neither after you will any arise like you. *38:35
1 Kings 3:15
And Solomon awoke; and, behold, [it was] a dream. And he came to Jerusalem, and stood before the ark of the covenant of the Lord, and offered up burnt offerings, and offered peace offerings, and made a feast to all his servants.
1 Kings 3:18
And it came to pass the third day after I was delivered, that this woman was delivered also, and we [were] together; [there was] no stranger with us in the house, except us two in the house.
1 Kings 3:22
And the other woman said, "No; but the living [is] my son, and the dead [is] your son." And this said, "No; but the dead [is] your son, and the living [is] my son." Thus they spoke before the king.
1 Kings 3:26
Then the woman whose the living child [was] spoke to the king, for her bowels yearned upon her son, and she said, "O my lord, give her the living child, and in no wise slay it." But the other said, "Let it be neither mine or yours, [but] divide [it]."
1 Kings 4:12
Baana, the son of Ahilud; [to him pertained] Taanach and Megiddo, and all Bethshean, which [is] by Zartanah beneath Jezreel, from Bethshean to Abelmeholah, [even] to [the place that is] beyond Jokneam.
1 Kings 4:13
The son of Geber, in Ramothgilead; to him [pertained] the towns of Jair, the son of Manasseh, which [are] in Gilead; to him [also pertained] the region of Argob, which [is] in Bashan, sixty great cities with walls and brazen bars.
1 Kings 4:29
And God gave Solomon exceedingly much wisdom and understanding, *27:15 and largeness of heart, even as the sand that [is] on the sea shore.
1 Kings 4:33
And he spoke of trees, from the cedar tree that [is] in Lebanon even to the hyssop that springs out of the wall, he also spoke of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fish.
1 Kings 5:5
And, behold, I purpose to build a House to the name of the Lord my God, as the Lord spoke to David my father, saying, 'Your son, whom I will set upon your throne in your room, he will build a House to My name.'
1 Kings 5:6
Now therefore command that they hew me cedar trees out of Lebanon; and my servants will be with your servants, and I will give hire to you for your servants according to all that you will appoint, for you know that [there is] not among us who can skill to hew timber like the Sidonians."
1 Kings 5:9
My servants will bring [them] down from Lebanon to the sea, and I will convey them by sea in floats to the place that you will appoint me, and will cause them to be discharged there, and you will receive [them], and you will accomplish my desire, in giving food for my household."
1 Kings 6:1
And it came to pass in the four hundred and eightieth year after the Children of Israel were brought out of the land of Egypt, in the fourth year of Solomon's reign over Israel, in the month Zif, which [is] the second month, that he began to build the House of the Lord.
1 Kings 6:6
The nethermost chamber [was] five cubits broad, and the middle [was] six cubits broad, and the third [was] seven cubits broad, for outside [in the wall] of the House he made narrowed rests round about, that [the beams] should not be fastened in the walls of the House.
1 Kings 6:7
And the House, when it was in building, was built of stone made ready before it was brought there, so that there was neither hammer or axe [or] any tool of iron heard in the House, while it was in building.
1 Kings 6:12
"[Concerning] this House which you are in building, if you will walk in My statutes, and execute My judgments, and keep all My commandments to walk in them; then I will perform My word with you, which I spoke to David your father.
1 Kings 6:15
And he built the walls of the House within with boards of cedar, both the floor of the House, and the walls of the ceiling, [and] he covered [them] on the inside with wood, and covered the floor of the House with planks of fir.
1 Kings 6:16
And he built twenty cubits on the sides of the House, both the floor and the walls with boards of cedar, he even built [them] for it within, [even] for the oracle, [even] for the most holy [place].
1 Kings 6:20
And the oracle in the forepart [was] twenty cubits in length, and twenty cubits in breadth, and twenty cubits in the height thereof, and he overlaid it with pure gold; and [so] covered the altar [which was of] cedar.
1 Kings 6:24
And five cubits [was] the one wing of the cherub, and five cubits the other wing of the cherub, from the uttermost part of the one wing to the uttermost part of the other [were] ten cubits.
1 Kings 6:27
And he set the cherubims within the inner House, and they stretched forth the wings of the cherubims, so that the wing of the one touched the [one] wall, and the wing of the other cherub touched the other wall; and their wings touched one another in the midst of the House.
1 Kings 6:32
The two doors also [were of] olive tree; and he carved upon them carvings of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, and overlaid [them] with gold, and spread gold upon the cherubims, and upon the palm trees.
1 Kings 6:38
And in the eleventh year, in the month Bul, which [is] the eighth month, the House was finished throughout all the parts thereof, and according to all the fashion of it. So he was seven years in building it.
1 Kings 7:2
He also built the house of the forest of Lebanon; the length thereof [was] a hundred cubits, and the breadth thereof fifty cubits, and the height thereof thirty cubits, upon four rows of cedar pillars, with cedar beams upon the pillars.
1 Kings 7:6
And he made a porch of pillars; the length thereof [was] fifty cubits, and the breadth thereof thirty cubits, and the porch [was] before them, and the [other] pillars and the thick beam [were] before them.
1 Kings 7:8
And his house where he dwelt [had] another court within the porch, [which] was of the like work. Solomon also made a house for Pharaoh's daughter, whom he had taken [to wife], like this porch.
1 Kings 7:9
All these [were of] costly stones, according to the measures of hewn stones, sawed with saws, within and outside, even from the foundation to the coping, and [so] on the outside toward the great court.
1 Kings 7:14
He [was] a widow's son of the tribe of Naphtali, and his father [was] a man of Tyre, a worker in brass, and he was filled with wisdom, and understanding, and cunning to work all works in brass. And he came to king Solomon, and worked all his work.
1 Kings 7:16
And he made two chapiters [of] molten brass, to set upon the tops of the pillars, the height of the one chapiter [was] five cubits, and the height of the other chapiter [was] five cubits.
1 Kings 7:20
And the chapiters upon the two pillars [had pomegranates] also above, over against the belly which [was] by the network, and the pomegranates [were] two hundred in rows around upon the other chapiter.
1 Kings 7:25
It stood upon twelve oxen, three looking toward the north, and three looking toward the west, and three looking toward the south, and three looking toward the east, and the sea [was set] above upon them, and all their hinder parts [were] inward.
1 Kings 7:29
And on the borders that [were] between the ledges [were] lions, oxen, and cherubims, and upon the ledges [there was] a base above, and beneath the lions and oxen [were] certain additions made of thin work.
1 Kings 7:31
And the mouth of it within the chapiter and above [was] a cubit, but the mouth thereof [was] round [after] the work of the base, a cubit and a half, and also upon the mouth of it [were] gravings with their borders, foursquare, not round.
1 Kings 7:41
The two pillars, and the [two] bowls of the chapiters that [were] on the top of the two pillars; and the two networks, to cover the two bowls of the chapiters which [were] upon the top of the pillars;
1 Kings 7:50
And the bowls, and the tongs, and the basins, and the spoons, and the censers [of] pure gold; and the hinges [of] gold, [both] for the doors of the inner House, the most holy [place, and] for the doors of the House, [to knowledge], of the temple.
1 Kings 7:51
So all the work that king Solomon made for the House of the Lord had ended. And Solomon brought in the things which David his father had dedicated; [even] the silver, and the gold, and the vessels, he put among the treasures of the House of the Lord.
1 Kings 8:1
Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel, and all the heads of the tribes, the chief of the fathers of the Children of Israel, to king Solomon in Jerusalem, that they might bring up the ark of the covenant of the Lord out of the city of David, which [is] Zion.
1 Kings 8:5
And king Solomon, and all the congregation of Israel who were assembled to him, [were] with him before the ark, sacrificing sheep and oxen, that could not be told or numbered for multitude.
1 Kings 8:9
[There was] nothing in the ark except the two tables of stone, which Moses put there at Horeb, *2:248 when the Lord made [a covenant] with the Children of Israel, when they came out of the land of Egypt.
1 Kings 8:16
'Since the day that I brought forth My people Israel out of Egypt, I chose no city out of all the tribes of Israel to build a House, that My name might be therein; but I chose David to be over My people Israel.'
1 Kings 8:20
And the Lord has performed His word that He spoke, and I have risen up in the room of David my father, and sit on the throne of Israel, as the Lord promised, and have built a House for the name of the Lord God of Israel.
1 Kings 8:23
And he said, "Lord God of Israel, [there is] no god like You, in heaven above, or on earth beneath, who keeps covenant and mercy with Your servants who walk before You with all their heart.
1 Kings 8:25
Therefore now, Lord God of Israel, keep with Your servant David, my father, that You promised him, saying, 'A man in My sight will not fail to sit on the throne of Israel; so that your children take heed to their way, that they walk before Me as you have walked before Me.'
1 Kings 8:29
That Your eyes may be open toward this House night and day, [even] toward the place of which You have said, 'My name will be there,' that You may hear the prayer which Your servant will make toward this place.
1 Kings 8:30
And listen to the supplication of Your servant, and of Your people Israel, when they will pray toward this place, *2:148 and hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, and when You hear, forgive.
1 Kings 8:33
When Your people Israel are struck down before the enemy, because they have sinned against You, and will turn again to You, and confess Your name, and pray, and make supplication to You in this House.
1 Kings 8:35
When heaven is shut up, and there is no rain, because they have sinned against You; if they pray toward this place, *2:148 and confess Your name, and turn from their sin, when You afflict them.
1 Kings 8:36
Then hear in heaven, and forgive the sin of Your servants, and of Your people Israel, that You teach them the good way wherein they should walk, and give rain upon Your land, which You have given to Your people for an inheritance.
1 Kings 8:37
If there is famine in the land, if there are pestilence, blasting, mildew, locust, [or] if there are caterpillars; if their enemy besieges them in the land of their cities; whatever plague, whatever sickness [there is];
1 Kings 8:38
Whatever prayer and supplication is [made] by any man, [or] by all Your people Israel, who will know, every man, the plague of his own heart, and spread forth his hands toward this House.
1 Kings 8:39
Then hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, and forgive, and do, and give to every man according to his ways, whose heart You know (for You, [even] You only, know the hearts of all the children of men);
1 Kings 8:42
(For they will hear of Your great name, and of Your strong hand, and of Your stretched out arm) when he will come and pray toward this House; *2:148
1 Kings 8:43
Hear in heaven, Your dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calls to You for, that all people of the earth may know Your name, to fear You, as [do] Your people Israel; and that they may know that this House, which I have built, is called by Your name.
1 Kings 8:44
If Your people go out to battle against their enemy, wherever You will send them, and will pray to the Lord toward the city which You have chosen, and [toward] the House that I have built for Your name. *2:148
1 Kings 8:46
If they sin against You, (for [there is] no man that does not sin) and You are angry with them, and deliver them to the enemy, so that they carry them away captives to the land of the enemy, far or near;
1 Kings 8:47
[Yet] if they will think themselves in the land where they were carried captives, and repent, and make supplication to You in the land of those who carried them captives, saying, 'We have sinned, and have done perversely, we have committed wickedness;'
1 Kings 8:48
And [so] return to You with all their heart, and with all their soul, in the land of their enemies, who led them away captive, and pray to You toward their land, which You gave to their fathers, the city which You have chosen, and the House which I have built for Your name. *2:148
1 Kings 8:50
And forgive Your people who have sinned against You, and all their transgressions wherein they have transgressed against You, and give them compassion before them who carried them captive, that they may have compassion on them.
1 Kings 8:53
For You separated them from among all the people of the earth, [to be] Your inheritance, as You spoke by the hand of Moses Your servant, when You brought our fathers out of Egypt, O Lord God."
1 Kings 8:54
And it was [so], that when Solomon had made an end of praying all this prayer and supplication to the Lord, he arose from before the altar of the Lord, from kneeling on his knees with his hands spread up to heaven.
1 Kings 8:56
"Blessed [is] the Lord, who has given rest to His people Israel, according to all that He promised, there has not failed one word of all His good promise, which He promised by the hand of Moses His servant.
1 Kings 8:59
And let my words, whereby I have made supplication before the Lord, be near the Lord our God day and night, that He maintains the cause of His servant, and the cause of His people Israel at all times, as the matter will require.
1 Kings 8:63
And Solomon offered a sacrifice of peace offerings, which he offered to the Lord, twenty two thousand oxen, and a hundred and twenty thousand sheep. So the king and all the Children of Israel dedicated the House of the Lord.
1 Kings 8:64
The same day, the king made the middle of the court holy, which [was] before the House of the Lord, for he offered burnt offerings there, and meat offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the brazen altar that [was] before the Lord [was] too small to receive the burnt offerings, and meat offerings, and the fat of the peace offerings.
1 Kings 8:65
And at that time, Solomon held a feast, and all Israel with him, a great congregation, from the entering in of Hamath to the river of Egypt, before the Lord our God, for seven days and for seven days, [even] fourteen days.
1 Kings 8:66
On the eighth day he sent the people away, and they blessed the king, and went to their tents joyful and glad of heart for all the goodness that the Lord had done for David His servant, and for Israel His people.
1 Kings 9:3
And the Lord said to him, "I have heard your prayer and your supplication, that you have made before Me, I have made this House holy, which you have built, to put My name there forever; and My eyes and My heart will be there perpetually.
1 Kings 9:4
And if you will walk before Me, as David your father walked, in integrity of heart, and in uprightness, to do according to all that I have commanded you, [and] will keep My statutes and My judgments.
1 Kings 9:6
[But] if you will at all turn from following Me, you or your children, and will not keep My commandments [and] My statutes which I have set before you, but go and serve other gods, and prostrate to them.
1 Kings 9:7
Then I will cut off Israel out of the land which I have given them; and this House, which I have made holy for My name, I will cast out of My sight; and Israel will be a proverb and a byword among all people.
1 Kings 9:9
And they will answer, 'Because they forsook the Lord their God, who brought forth their fathers out of the land of Egypt, and have taken hold upon other gods, and have prostrated to them, and served them, therefore the Lord has brought all this evil upon them.'"
1 Kings 9:11
([Now] Hiram, the king of Tyre, had furnished Solomon with cedar trees and fir trees, and with gold, according to all his desire) that then, king Solomon gave Hiram twenty cities in the land of Galilee.
1 Kings 9:15
And this [is] the reason of the levy which king Solomon raised; to build the House of the Lord, and his own house, and Millo, and the wall of Jerusalem, and Hazor, and Megiddo, and Gezer.
1 Kings 9:16
[For] Pharaoh, king of Egypt, had gone up, and taken Gezer, and burnt it with fire, and slain the Canaanites who dwelt in the city, and had given it [for] a present to his daughter, Solomon's wife.
1 Kings 9:19
And all the cities of store that Solomon had, and cities for his chariots, and cities for his horsemen, and that which Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and in all the land of his dominion.
1 Kings 9:21
Their children who were left after them in the land, whom the Children of Israel also were not able to utterly destroy, upon those, Solomon levied a tribute *~9:29 of bondservice to this day.
1 Kings 9:25
And three times in a year, Solomon offered burnt offerings and peace offerings upon the altar which he built to the Lord, and he burnt incense upon the altar that [was] before the Lord. So he finished the House.
1 Kings 10:2
And she came to Jerusalem with a very great train, with camels that bore spices, and a lot of gold, and precious stones, and when she was brought to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart. *27:35
1 Kings 10:5
And the meat of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their apparel, and his cupbearers, and his ascent by which he went up to the House of the Lord; there was no more spirit in her.
1 Kings 10:9
Blessed is the Lord your God, who delighted in you, to set you on the throne of Israel, because the Lord loved Israel forever, therefore He made you king, to do judgment and justice." *~27:44
1 Kings 10:10
And she gave the king a hundred and twenty talents of gold, and a very great store of spices, and precious stones, there no longer came such abundance of spices as these which the queen of Sheba gave to king Solomon.
1 Kings 10:12
And the king made of the almug trees pillars for the House of the Lord, and for the king's house, harps also and psalteries for singers, there came no such almug trees, nor were they seen to this day.
1 Kings 10:13
And king Solomon gave to the queen of Sheba, all her desire, whatever she asked, beside [that] which Solomon gave her of his royal bounty. So she turned and went to her own country, she and her servants.
1 Kings 10:21
And all king Solomon's drinking vessels [were of] gold, and all the vessels of the house of the forest of Lebanon [were of] pure gold; none [were of] silver, it was nothing accounted of in the days of Solomon.
1 Kings 10:26
And Solomon gathered chariots and horsemen together, and he had a thousand and four hundred chariots, and twelve thousand horsemen, whom he bestowed in the cities for chariots, and with the king at Jerusalem.
1 Kings 11:2
Of the nations [concerning] which the Lord said to the Children of Israel, "You will not go in to them, neither will they come in to you, [for] surely they will turn your heart away after their gods," Solomon cleaved to these in love.
1 Kings 11:4
For it came to pass, when Solomon was old, [that] his wives turned his heart away after other gods, and his heart was not perfect with the Lord his God, as [was] the heart of David, his father.
1 Kings 11:11
Therefore the Lord said to Solomon, "Forasmuch as this is done of you, and you have not kept My covenant and My statutes, which I have commanded you, I will surely rend the kingdom from you, and will give it to your servant.
1 Kings 11:18
And they arose out of Midian, and came to Paran, and they took men with them out of Paran, and they came to Egypt, to Pharaoh, king of Egypt; who gave him a house, and appointed him victuals, and gave him land.
1 Kings 11:21
And when Hadad heard in Egypt that David was put to rest with his fathers, and that Joab, the captain of the host, was dead, Hadad said to Pharaoh, "Let me depart, that I may go to my own country."
1 Kings 11:29
And it came to pass at that time when Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem, that the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite found him in the way; and he had clad himself with a new garment; and the two [were] alone in the field.
1 Kings 11:33
Because they have forsaken Me, and have prostrated to Ashtoreth, the goddess of the Zidonians, Chemosh, the god of the Moabites, and Milcom, the god of the children of Ammon, and have not walked in My ways, to do [that which is] right in My eyes, and [to keep] My statutes and My judgments, as David his father.
1 Kings 11:34
Howbeit, I will not take the whole kingdom out of his hand, but I will make him prince all the days of his life for David My servant's sake, whom I chose, because he kept My commandments and My statutes.
1 Kings 11:38
And it will be, if you will hear all that I command you, and will walk in My ways, and do [what is] right in My sight, to keep My statutes and My commandments, as David My servant did; that I will be with you and build you a sure house, as I built for David, and will give Israel to you.
1 Kings 12:7
And they spoke to him, saying, "If you will be a servant to this people this day, and will serve them, and answer them, and speak good words to them, then they will be your servants forever."
1 Kings 12:10
And the young men who had grown up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you will speak to this people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but make [it] lighter to us;' thus you will say to them, 'My little [finger] will be thicker than my father's loins.
1 Kings 12:14
And spoke to them after the counsel of the young men, saying, "My father made your yoke heavy, and I will add to your yoke, my father [also] chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions."
1 Kings 12:15
Therefore the king did not listen to the people; for the cause was from the Lord, that He might perform His saying, which the Lord spoke by Ahijah the Shilonite to Jeroboam, the son of Nebat.
1 Kings 12:16
So when all Israel saw that the king did not listen to them, the people answered the king, saying, "What portion do we have in David? Neither [do we have] inheritance in the son of Jesse, to your tents, O Israel, now see to your own house, David." So Israel departed to their tents.
1 Kings 12:18
Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who [was] over the tribute; and all Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. Therefore king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
1 Kings 12:20
And it came to pass, when all Israel heard that Jeroboam was brought again, that they sent and called him to the congregation, and made him king over all Israel, there were none who followed the house of David, but the tribe of Judah only.
1 Kings 12:21
And when Rehoboam was brought to Jerusalem, he assembled all the house of Judah, with the tribe of Benjamin, a hundred and eighty thousand chosen men, who were warriors, to fight against the house of Israel, to bring the kingdom again to Rehoboam, the son of Solomon.
1 Kings 12:24
'Thus the Lord says, 'You will not go up, nor fight against your brethren, the Children of Israel, return, every man to his house; for this thing is from Me.'" They listened therefore to the word of the Lord, and returned to depart, according to the word of the Lord.
1 Kings 12:27
If this people goes up to do sacrifice in the House of the Lord at Jerusalem, then the heart of this people will turn again to their lord, [even] to Rehoboam, king of Judah, and they will kill me, and go again to Rehoboam, king of Judah.
1 Kings 12:28
Whereupon the king took counsel, and made two calves [of] gold, and said to them, 'It is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem, behold your gods, O Israel, who brought you up out of the land of Egypt.'"
1 Kings 12:32
And Jeroboam ordained a feast in the eighth month, on the fifteenth day of the month, like the feast that [is] in Judah, and he offered upon the altar. So he did in Bethel, sacrificing to the calves which he had made, and he placed the priests of the high places in Bethel, which he had made.
1 Kings 12:33
So he offered upon the altar, which he had made in Bethel, the fifteenth day of the eighth month, [even] in the month which he had devised of his own heart; and ordained a feast to the Children of Israel, and he offered upon the altar, and burnt incense.
1 Kings 13:2
And he cried against the altar in the word of the Lord, and said, "O altar, altar, thus the Lord says; 'Behold, a child will be born to the house of David, Josiah by name; and he will offer the priests of the high places who burn incense upon you, and men's bones will be burnt upon you.'"
1 Kings 13:4
And it came to pass, when king Jeroboam heard the saying of the man of God, who had cried against the altar in Bethel, that he put forth his hand from the altar, saying, "Lay hold on him." And his hand, which he put forth against him, dried up, so that he could not pull it in again to him.
1 Kings 13:6
And the king answered and said to the man of God, "Now entreat the Face of the Lord your God, and pray for me, that my hand may be restored to me again." And the man of God besought the Lord, and the king's hand was restored to him again, and became as [it was] before.
1 Kings 13:11
Now there dwelt an old prophet in Bethel; and his sons came and told him all the works that the man of God had done that day in Bethel, the words which he had spoken to the king, they also told them to their father.
1 Kings 13:18
He said to him, "I [am] a prophet also as you [are]; and an angel spoke to me by the word of the Lord, saying, 'Bring him back with you into your house, that he may eat bread and drink water.'" [But] he lied to him.
1 Kings 13:21
And he cried to the man of God who came from Judah, saying, "Thus the Lord says, 'Forasmuch as you have disobeyed the mouth of the Lord, and have not kept the commandment which the Lord your God commanded you,
1 Kings 13:22
But came back, and have eaten bread and drunk water in the place, of the which [the Lord] said to you, 'Eat no bread, and drink no water;' your carcass will not come to the sepulcher of your fathers.'"
1 Kings 13:26
And when the prophet who brought him back from the way heard [thereof], he said, "It [is] the man of God, who was disobedient to the word of the Lord, therefore the Lord has delivered him to the lion, which has torn him, and slain him, according to the word of the Lord, which He spoke to him."
1 Kings 13:31
And it came to pass, after he had buried him, that he spoke to his sons, saying, "When I am dead, then bury me in the sepulcher wherein the man of God [is] buried; lay my bones beside his bones.
1 Kings 13:32
For the saying which he cried by the word of the Lord against the altar in Bethel, and against all the houses of the high places which [are] in the cities of Samaria, will surely come to pass."
1 Kings 13:33
After this thing, Jeroboam did not return from his evil way, but again made of the lowest of the people priests of the high places, whoever would, he consecrated him, and he became [one] of the priests of the high places.
1 Kings 14:2
And Jeroboam said to his wife, "Please arise and disguise yourself, that you are not known to be the wife of Jeroboam; and get to Shiloh, behold, there [is] Ahijah the prophet, who told me that [I should be] king over this people.
1 Kings 14:5
And the Lord said to Ahijah, "Behold, the wife of Jeroboam comes to ask a thing of you for her son; for he [is] sick, thus and thus you will say to her, for it will be, when she comes in, that she will feign herself [to be] another [woman]."
1 Kings 14:6
And it was [so], when Ahijah heard the sound of her feet, as she came in at the door, that he said, "Come in, you wife of Jeroboam; why do you feign yourself [to be] another? For I [am] sent to you [with] heavy [tidings].
1 Kings 14:8
And rent the kingdom away from the house of David, and gave it you, and [still] you have not been as My servant David, who kept My commandments, and who followed Me with all his heart, to do [that] only [which was] right in My eyes;
1 Kings 14:10
Therefore, behold, I will bring evil upon the house of Jeroboam, and will cut him off, [he] who urinates against the wall from Jeroboam, [and] him who is shut up and left in Israel, and will take away the remnant of the house of Jeroboam, as a man takes away dung, until it is all gone.
1 Kings 14:13
And all Israel will mourn for him, and bury him, for only he of Jeroboam will come to the grave, because there is found in him [some] good thing toward the Lord God of Israel in the house of Jeroboam.
1 Kings 14:15
For the Lord will strike Israel, as a reed is shaken in the water, and He will root up Israel out of this good land, which He gave to their fathers, and will scatter them beyond the river, because they have made their groves, provoking the Lord to anger.
1 Kings 14:21
And Rehoboam, the son of Solomon, reigned in Judah. Rehoboam [was] forty one years old when he began to reign, and he reigned for seventeen years in Jerusalem, the city which the Lord chose out of all the tribes of Israel, to put His name there. And his mother's name [was] Naamah, an Ammonitess.
1 Kings 14:31
And Rehoboam was put to rest with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David. And his mother's name [was] Naamah, an Ammonitess. And Abijam, his son, reigned in his stead.
1 Kings 15:5
Because David did [that which was] right in the eyes of the Lord, and did not turn aside from any [thing] that He commanded him all the days of his life, except only in the matter of Uriah the Hittite.
1 Kings 15:18
Then Asa took all the silver and the gold [that were] left in the treasures of the House of the Lord, and the treasures of the king's house, and delivered them into the hand of his servants, and king Asa sent them to Benhadad, the son of Tabrimon, the son of Hezion, king of Syria, who dwelt at Damascus, saying,
1 Kings 15:19
"[There is] a league between me and you, [and] between my father and your father, behold, I have sent a present of silver and gold to you; come and break your league with Baasha, king of Israel, that he may depart from me."
1 Kings 15:20
So Benhadad listened to king Asa, and sent the captains of the hosts whom he had against the cities of Israel, and struck Ijon, and Dan, and Abelbethmaachah, and all Cinneroth, with all the land of Naphtali.
1 Kings 15:22
Then king Asa made a proclamation throughout all Judah; none [were] exempted, and they took away the stones of Ramah, and the timber thereof, whereby Baasha had built; and king Asa built Geba of Benjamin, and Mizpah with them.
1 Kings 15:23
The rest of all the acts of Asa, and all his might, and all that he did, and the cities which he built, [are] they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the kings of Judah? Nevertheless, in the time of his old age, he was diseased in his feet.
1 Kings 15:27
And Baasha, the son of Ahijah, of the house of Issachar, conspired against him; and Baasha struck him at Gibbethon, which [belonged] to the Philistines; for Nadab and all Israel laid siege to Gibbethon.
1 Kings 15:29
And it came to pass, when he reigned, [that] he struck all the house of Jeroboam; he did not leave to Jeroboam any that breathed, until he had destroyed him, according to the saying of the Lord, which He spoke by His servant Ahijah the Shilonite.
1 Kings 16:2
"Forasmuch as I exalted you out of the dust, and made you prince over My people Israel; and you have walked in the way of Jeroboam, and have made My people Israel sin, to provoke Me to anger with their sins;
1 Kings 16:7
And also by the hand of the prophet Jehu, the son of Hanani, the word of the Lord came against Baasha, and against his house, even for all the evil that he did in the sight of the Lord, in provoking Him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam; and because he killed him.
1 Kings 16:11
And it came to pass, when he began to reign, as soon as he sat on his throne, [that] he slew all the house of Baasha, he did not leave him one who urinates against a wall, neither of his kinsfolks, nor of his friends.
1 Kings 16:16
And the people [who were] encamped heard say, "Zimri has conspired, and has also slain the king," therefore all Israel made Omri, the captain of the host, king over Israel that day in the camp.
1 Kings 16:24
And he bought the hill Samaria of Shemer for two talents of silver, and built on the hill, and called the name of the city which he built, after the name of Shemer, owner of the hill, Samaria.
1 Kings 16:31
And it came to pass, as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam, the son of Nebat, that he took Jezebel to wife, the daughter of Ethbaal, king of the Zidonians, and went and served Baal, and prostrated to him.
1 Kings 16:34
In his days, Hiel the Bethelite built Jericho, he laid the foundation thereof in Abiram his firstborn, and set up the gates thereof in his youngest [son] Segub, according to the word of the Lord, which He spoke by Joshua, the son of Nun.
1 Kings 17:1
And Elijah the Tishbite, [who was] of the inhabitants of Gilead, said to Ahab, "[As] the Lord God of Israel lives, before whom I stand, there will not be dew or rain these years, but according to my word."
1 Kings 17:10
So he arose and went to Zarephath. And when he came to the gate of the city, behold, the widow woman [was] there gathering sticks, and he called to her, and said, "Please fetch me a little water in a vessel, that I may drink."
1 Kings 17:12
And she said, "[As] the Lord your God lives, I have no cake, but a handful of meal in a barrel, and a little oil in a cruse, and, behold, I [am] gathering two sticks, that I may go in and dress it for me and my son, that we may eat it, and die."
1 Kings 18:5
And Ahab said to Obadiah, "Go into the land, to all fountains of water, and to all brooks, perhaps we may find grass to save the horses and mules alive, that we do not lose all the beasts."
1 Kings 18:10
[As] the Lord your God lives, there is no nation or kingdom, where my lord has not sent to seek you, and when they said, '[He is] not [there];' he took an oath of the kingdom and nation, that they did not find you.
1 Kings 18:12
And it will come to pass, [as soon as] I am gone from you, that the Spirit of the Lord will carry you where I do not know; and [so] when I come and tell Ahab, and he cannot find you, he will slay me, but I, your servant, fear the Lord from my youth.
1 Kings 18:19
Now therefore send, [and] gather all Israel to me to Mount Carmel, and the four hundred and fifty prophets of Baal, and the four hundred prophets of the groves, who eat at Jezebel's table."
1 Kings 18:21
And Elijah came to all the people, and said, "How long have you been between two opinions? If the Lord [is] God, follow Him, but if Baal, [then] follow him." And the people did not answer him a word. *37:123 - 126
1 Kings 18:23
Let them therefore give us two bullocks; and let them choose one bullock for themselves, and cut it in pieces, and lay [it] on wood, and put no fire [under], and I will dress the other bullock, and lay [it] on wood, and put no fire [under].
1 Kings 18:26
And they took the bullock which was given them, and they dressed [it], and called on the name of Baal from morning even until noon, saying, "O Baal, hear us." But [there was] no voice, nor any that answered. And they leaped upon the altar which was made.
1 Kings 18:27
And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, "Cry aloud, for he [is] a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, [or] perhaps he sleeps, and must be awakened."
1 Kings 18:29
And it came to pass, when midday had past, and they prophesied until the [time] of the offering of the [evening] sacrifice, that [there was] neither voice, nor any to answer, nor any that regarded.
1 Kings 18:36
And it came to pass at [the time of] the offering of the [evening] sacrifice, that Elijah the prophet came near, and said, "Lord God of Abraham, Isaac, and of Israel, let it be known this day that You [are] God in Israel, and [that] I [am] Your servant, and [that] I have done all these things at Your word.
1 Kings 18:44
And it came to pass at the seventh time, that he said, "Behold, there arises a little cloud out of the sea, like a man's hand." And he said, "Go up, say to Ahab, 'Prepare [your chariot], and get down, that the rain does not stop you.'"
1 Kings 19:4
But he himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree, and he requested for himself that he might die; and said, "It is enough; now, O Lord, take away my life; for I [am] not better than my fathers."
1 Kings 19:10
And he said, "I have been very jealous for the Lord God of hosts, for the Children of Israel have forsaken Your covenant, thrown down Your altars, and slain Your prophets with the sword; and I, [even] I only, am left; and they seek my life, to take it away."
1 Kings 19:11
And He said, "Go forth, and stand upon the mount before the Lord." And, behold, the Lord passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains, and broke the rocks in pieces before the Lord; [but] the Lord [was] not in the wind, and after the wind, an earthquake; [but] the Lord [was] not in the earthquake.
1 Kings 19:13
And it was [so], when Elijah heard [it], that he wrapped his face in his mantle, and went out, and stood in the entering in of the cave. And, behold, [there came] a voice to him, and said, "What do you do here, Elijah?"
1 Kings 19:14
And he said, "I have been very jealous for the Lord God of hosts, because the Children of Israel have forsaken Your covenant, thrown down Your altars, and slain Your prophets with the sword; and I, [even] I only, am left; and they seek my life, to take it away." *Romans 11:2 - 3
1 Kings 19:18
Yet I have left seven thousand in Israel, all the knees that have not bowed to Baal, and every mouth that has not kissed him." *Romans 11:4
1 Kings 19:19
So he departed from there, and found Elisha, the son of Shaphat, who [was] plowing [with] twelve yoke [of oxen] before him, and he with the twelfth, and Elijah passed by him, and cast his mantle upon him.
1 Kings 19:20
And he left the oxen, and ran after Elijah, and said, "Please let me kiss my father and my mother, and [then] I will follow you." And he said to him, "Go back again, for what have I done to you?"
1 Kings 19:21
And he returned back from him, and took a yoke of oxen, and slew them, and boiled their flesh with the instruments of the oxen, and gave to the people, and they ate. Then he arose, and went after Elijah, and ministered to him.
1 Kings 20:1
And Benhadad, the king of Syria, gathered all his host together, and [there were] thirty two kings with him, and horses, and chariots, and he went up and besieged Samaria, and warred against it.
1 Kings 20:5
And the messengers came again, and said, "Thus Benhadad speaks, saying, "Although I have sent to you, saying, 'You will deliver me your silver, and your gold, and your wives, and your children;'
1 Kings 20:6
Yet I will send my servants to you tomorrow about this time, and they will search your house, and the houses of your servants; and it will be, [that] whatever is pleasant in your eyes, they will put [it] in their hand, and take [it] away."
1 Kings 20:7
Then the king of Israel called all the elders of the land, and said, "Please mark and see how this [man] seeks mischief, for he sent to me for my wives, and for my children, and for my silver, and for my gold; and I did not deny him."
1 Kings 20:9
Therefore he said to the messengers of Benhadad, "Tell my lord the king, 'All that you sent to your servant at the first I will do, but this thing I may not do.'" And the messengers departed, and brought him word again.
1 Kings 20:12
And it came to pass, when [Benhadad] heard this message, as he [was] drinking, he and the kings in the pavilions, that he said to his servants, "Set [yourselves in array]." And they set [themselves in array] against the city.
1 Kings 20:13
And, behold, there came a prophet to Ahab, king of Israel, saying, "Thus the Lord says, 'Have you seen all this great multitude? Behold, I will deliver it into your hand this day; and you will know that I [am] the Lord.'"
1 Kings 20:14
And Ahab said, "By whom?" And he said, "Thus the Lord says, ['Even] by the young men of the princes of the provinces.'" Then he said, "Who will order the battle?" And he answered, "You."
1 Kings 20:15
Then he numbered the young men of the princes of the provinces, and they were two hundred and thirty two, and he numbered all the people after them, [even] all the Children of Israel, [being] seven thousand.
1 Kings 20:22
And the prophet came to the king of Israel, and said to him, "Go, strengthen yourself, and mark, and see what you do, for at the return of the year, the king of Syria will come up against you."
1 Kings 20:23
And the servants of the king of Syria said to him, "Their gods [are] gods of the hills; therefore they were stronger than us; but let us fight against them in the plain, and surely we will be stronger than them.
1 Kings 20:25
And number an army, like the army that you have lost, horse for horse, and chariot for chariot, and we will fight against them in the plain, [and] surely we will be stronger than them." And he listened to their voice, and did so.
1 Kings 20:27
And the Children of Israel were numbered, and were all present, and went against them, and the Children of Israel pitched before them like two little flocks of kids; but the Syrians filled the country.
1 Kings 20:28
And there came a man of God, and spoke to the king of Israel, and said, "Thus the Lord says, 'Because the Syrians have said, 'The Lord [is] God of the hills, but He [is] not God of the valleys,' therefore I will deliver all this great multitude into your hand, and you will know that I [am] the Lord.'"
1 Kings 20:29
And they pitched one over against the other for seven days. And [so] it was, that in the seventh day, the battle was joined, and the Children of Israel slew a hundred thousand footmen of the Syrians in one day.
1 Kings 20:30
But the rest fled to Aphek, into the city; and [there,] a wall fell upon twenty seven thousand of the men [who were] left. And Benhadad fled, and came into the city, into an inner chamber.
1 Kings 20:31
And his servants said to him, "Behold now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel [are] merciful kings, please let us put sackcloth on our loins, and ropes upon our heads, and go out to the king of Israel, perhaps he will save your life."
1 Kings 20:32
So they girded sackcloth on their loins, and [put] ropes on their heads, and came to the king of Israel, and said, "Your servant Benhadad says, 'Please let me live.' And he said, '[Is] he still alive? He [is] my brother.'"
1 Kings 20:33
Now the men diligently observed whether [anything would come] from him, and hastily caught [it], and they said, "Your brother Benhadad." Then he said, "Go, bring him." Then Benhadad came forth to him; and he caused him to come up into the chariot.
1 Kings 20:34
And [Benhadad] said to him, "The cities, which my father took from your father, I will restore; and you will make streets for you in Damascus, as my father made in Samaria." Then [Ahab said], "I will send you away with this covenant." So he made a covenant with him, and sent him away.
1 Kings 20:36
Then he said to him, "Because you have not obeyed the voice of the Lord, behold, as soon as you have departed from me, a lion will slay you." And as soon as he had departed from him, a lion found him, and slew him.
1 Kings 20:39
And as the king passed by, he cried to the king, and he said, "Your servant went out into the midst of the battle; and, behold, a man turned aside, and brought a man to me, and said, 'Keep this man, if by any means he is missing, then your life will be for his life, or else you will pay a talent of silver.'
1 Kings 20:42
And he said to him, "Thus the Lord says, 'Because you have let go a man, whom I appointed to utter destruction, out of [your] hand, therefore your life will go for his life, and your people for his people.'"
1 Kings 21:2
And Ahab spoke to Naboth, saying, "Give me your vineyard, that I may have it for a garden of herbs, because it [is] near my house, and I will give you for it a better vineyard than it; [or], if it seems good to you, I will give you the worth of it in money."
1 Kings 21:4
And Ahab came into his house heavy and displeased because of the word which Naboth the Jezreelite had spoken to him, for he had said, "I will not give you the inheritance of my fathers." And he laid himself down upon his bed, and turned his face away, and would eat no bread.
1 Kings 21:6
And he said to her, "Because I spoke to Naboth the Jezreelite, and said to him, 'Give me your vineyard for money; or else, if it pleases you, I will give you [another] vineyard for it,' and he answered, 'I will not give you my vineyard.'"
1 Kings 21:11
And the men of his city, [even] the elders and the nobles who were the inhabitants in his city, did as Jezebel had sent to them, [and] as it [was] written in the letters which she had sent to them.
1 Kings 21:13
And two men came in, children of Belial, and sat before him, and the men of Belial witnessed against him, [even] against Naboth, in the presence of the people, saying, "Naboth blasphemed God and the king." Then they carried him forth out of the city, and stoned him with stones, that he died.
1 Kings 21:15
And it came to pass, when Jezebel heard that Naboth was stoned, and was dead, that Jezebel said to Ahab, "Arise, take possession of the vineyard of Naboth the Jezreelite, which he refused to give you for money, for Naboth is not alive, but dead."
1 Kings 21:19
And you will speak to him, saying, 'Thus the Lord says, 'Have you killed, and also taken possession?' And you will speak to him, saying, 'Thus the Lord says, 'In the place where dogs licked the blood of Naboth, dogs will lick your blood, even yours.'"
1 Kings 21:22
And will make your house like the house of Jeroboam, the son of Nebat, and like the house of Baasha, the son of Ahijah, for the provocation whereby you have provoked to anger, and made Israel to sin."
1 Kings 21:29
"Do you see how Ahab humbles himself before Me? Because he humbles himself before Me, I will not bring the evil in his days, [but] I will bring the evil upon his house in his son's days."
1 Kings 22:4
And he said to Jehoshaphat, "Will you go with me to battle to Ramothgilead?" And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, "I [am] as you [are], my people as your people, my horses as your horses."
1 Kings 22:6
Then the king of Israel gathered the prophets together, about four hundred men, and said to them, "Should I go against Ramothgilead to battle, or will I forbear?" And they said, "Go up; for the Lord will deliver [it] into the hand of the king."
1 Kings 22:8
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "[There is] yet one man, Micaiah, the son of Imlah, by whom we may inquire of the Lord, but I hate him; for he does not prophesy good concerning me, but evil." And Jehoshaphat said, "Do not let the king say so."
1 Kings 22:10
And the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat, the king of Judah, each sat on his throne, having put on their robes, in a void place in the entrance of the gate of Samaria; and all the prophets prophesied before them.
1 Kings 22:13
And the messenger who had gone to call Micaiah spoke to him, saying, "Behold now, the words of the prophets [declare] good to the king with one mouth, please let your word be like the word of one of them, and speak [that which is] good."
1 Kings 22:15
So he came to the king. And the king said to him, "Micaiah, will we go against Ramothgilead to battle, or we will forbear?" And he answered him, "Go, and prosper, for the Lord will deliver [it] into the hand of the king."
1 Kings 22:17
And he said, "I saw all Israel scattered upon the hills, as sheep who do not have a shepherd, and the Lord said, 'These have no master, let them return, every man to his house in peace.'"
1 Kings 22:22
And the Lord said to him, 'Wherewith?' And he said, 'I will go forth, and I will be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.' And He said, 'You will persuade [him], and prevail also, go forth, and do so.'
1 Kings 22:30
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "I will disguise myself, and enter into the battle; but put on your robes." And the king of Israel disguised himself, and went into the battle.
1 Kings 22:32
And it came to pass, when the captains of the chariots saw Jehoshaphat, that they said, "Surely it [is] the king of Israel." And they turned aside to fight against him, and Jehoshaphat cried out.
1 Kings 22:34
And a [certain] man drew a bow at a venture, and struck the king of Israel between the joints of the harness, therefore he said to the driver of his chariot, "Turn your hand, and carry me out of the host; for I am wounded."
1 Kings 22:35
And the battle increased that day, and the king was standing up in his chariot against the Syrians, and died at evening, and the blood ran out of the wound into the midst of the chariot.
1 Kings 22:39
Now the rest of the acts of Ahab, and all that he did, and the ivory house which he made, and all the cities that he built, [are] they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel?
1 Kings 22:43
And he walked in all the ways of Asa his father; he did not turn aside from it, doing [that which was] right in the eyes of the Lord, nevertheless the high places were not taken away; [for] the people still offered and burnt incense in the high places.