The Book of 2 Chronicles Chapter 1 – New King James Version (NKJV) – Audio Bible

The second book of The Chronicles Chapter 1. Now Solomon the son of David was Strengthened in his kingdom and the Lord His God was with him and exalted him Exceedingly And Solomon spoke to all Israel to the Captains of thousands and of hundreds to The judges and to every leader in all Israel the heads of the father's houses Then Solomon and all the assembly with Him went to the high place that was at Gibeon For the Tabernacle of meeting with God Was there which Moses the servant of the Lord had made in the wilderness But David had brought up the Ark of God From kirjat jirim to the place David had Prepared for it for he had pitched a Tent for it at Jerusalem Now the bronze altar that bezel the son Of URI the son of her had made he put Before the Tabernacle of the Lord Solomon and the assembly sought him There And Solomon went up there to the bronze Altar before the Lord which was at the Tabernacle of meeting And offered a thousand burnt offerings On it On that night God appeared to Solomon And said to him Ask What shall I give you

And Solomon said to God You have shown great Mercy to David my Father and have made me King in his Place Now O Lord God let your promise to David My father be established For you have made me King over a people Like the dust of the Earth in multitude Now give me wisdom and knowledge That I may go out and come in before This people For who can judge this great people of Yours Then God said to Solomon Because this was in your heart and you Have not asked riches or wealth or honor Or the life of your enemies nor have you Asked long life But have asked wisdom and knowledge for Yourself that you may judge my people Over whom I have made you King Wisdom and knowledge are granted to you And I will give you riches and wealth And honor such as none of the Kings have Had who were before you nor shall any After you have the like So Solomon came to Jerusalem from the High place that was at gibeon from Before the Tabernacle of meeting and Reigned over Israel And Solomon gathered chariots and Horsemen He had 1400 chariots and 12 000 Horsemen Whom he stationed in The Chariot cities

And with the king in Jerusalem Also the king made silver and gold as Common in Jerusalem as stones And he made Cedars as abundant as the Sycamores which are in the lowland And Solomon had horses imported from Egypt and Kiva The king's Merchants bought them in Kiva At the current price They also Acquired and imported from Egypt a chariot for 600 shekels of Silver and a horse for 150. Thus through their agents they exported Them to all the kings of the Hittites And the kings of Syria

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