Bible: 1 Chronicles 28:4-5

28:4 The Lord God of Israel chose me out of my father’s entire family to become king over Israel and have a permanent dynasty. 1  Indeed, 2  he chose Judah as leader, and my father’s family within Judah, and then he picked me out from among my father’s sons and made me king over all Israel. 3  28:5 From all the many sons the Lord has given me, he chose Solomon my son to rule on his behalf over Israel. 4 
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