Statement of Faith | Tell a Friend about Us | Color Scheme:    
Friday, December 14, 2018

Join Now!  |  Login
  Our Sponsors

• Hunting for choral music have you frustrated?

• Join a different kind of "Christian Book Club!" Click to find out how!

• Try SwordSearcher Bible Software Today

• Learn Greek, Aramaic, Biblical or Modern Hebrew online

 
  Study Resources

• Interlinear Bible

• Parallel Bible

• Daily Reading Plan

• Devotionals

• Commentaries

• Concordances

• Dictionaries

• Encyclopedias

• Lexicons

• History

• Sermon Essentials

• Audio Resources

• Religious Artwork

 
  SL Forums

• Apologetic Forum

• Christian Living

• Ministry Forum

• Evangelism Forum

• Passage Forum

• Help Forum

 
  Other Resources

• Advertise with SL

• FREE Resources

• Information

• Set Preferences

• Font Resources

• Contacting SL

 

 

Home > Study Desk
Passage Display[Printer-friendly Verses]   
 1 Kings 11:26 - 40
  in: using:  
 |   | Abbreviations List  | HELP 
 NAVBAR             of 22

The Holy Bible, New International Version®
   Book of 1 Kings
   Chapter 11
11:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Also, Jeroboam son of Nebat rebelled against the king. He was one of Solomon's officials, an Ephraimite from Zeredah, and his mother was a widow named Zeruah.
 
11:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Here is the account of how he rebelled against the king: Solomon had built the supporting terraces F79 and had filled in the gap in the wall of the city of David his father.
 
11:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Now Jeroboam was a man of standing, and when Solomon saw how well the young man did his work, he put him in charge of the whole labor force of the house of Joseph.
 
11:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
About that time Jeroboam was going out of Jerusalem, and Ahijah the prophet of Shiloh met him on the way, wearing a new cloak. The two of them were alone out in the country,
 
11:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
and Ahijah took hold of the new cloak he was wearing and tore it into twelve pieces.
 
11:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then he said to Jeroboam, "Take ten pieces for yourself, for this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: 'See, I am going to tear the kingdom out of Solomon's hand and give you ten tribes.
 
11:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
But for the sake of my servant David and the city of Jerusalem, which I have chosen out of all the tribes of Israel, he will have one tribe.
 
11:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
I will do this because they have F80 forsaken me and worshiped Ashtoreth the goddess of the Sidonians, Chemosh the god of the Moabites, and Molech the god of the Ammonites, and have not walked in my ways, nor done what is right in my eyes, nor kept my statutes and laws as David, Solomon's father, did.
 
11:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
" 'But I will not take the whole kingdom out of Solomon's hand; I have made him ruler all the days of his life for the sake of David my servant, whom I chose and who observed my commands and statutes.
 
11:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
I will take the kingdom from his son's hands and give you ten tribes.
 
11:36 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
I will give one tribe to his son so that David my servant may always have a lamp before me in Jerusalem, the city where I chose to put my Name.
 
11:37 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
However, as for you, I will take you, and you will rule over all that your heart desires; you will be king over Israel.
 
11:38 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
If you do whatever I command you and walk in my ways and do what is right in my eyes by keeping my statutes and commands, as David my servant did, I will be with you. I will build you a dynasty as enduring as the one I built for David and will give Israel to you.
 
11:39 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
I will humble David's descendants because of this, but not forever.'"
 
11:40 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Solomon tried to kill Jeroboam, but Jeroboam fled to Egypt, to Shishak the king, and stayed there until Solomon's death.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F79 Or the Millo
F80 Hebrew; Septuagint, Vulgate and Syriac because he has

 
 

Copyright Statement: The Holy Bible, New International Version®

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION® NIV®
Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984 by International Bible Society®
Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.

The text may be quoted in any form (written, visual, electronic or audio), up to and inclusive of five hundred (500) verses without the express written permission of the publisher, providing the verses quoted do not amount to a complete book of the Bible nor do the verses quoted account for 25 percent (25%) or more of the total text of the work in which they are quoted.

Permission requests that exceed the above guidelines must be directed to, and approved in writing by, International Bible Society®, 1820 Jet Stream Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80921, USA.



  HOME    TOP

Dead links, typos, or HTML errors should be sent to corr@studylight.org
Suggestions about making this resource more useful should be sent to sugg@studylight.org
 

   Powered by LightSpeed Technology

Copyright © 2001-2018, StudyLight.org