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 1 Kings 1:41 - 53
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   Book of 1 Kings
   Chapter 1
1:41 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Adonijah and all the guests who were with him heard it as they were finishing their feast. On hearing the sound of the trumpet, Joab asked, "What's the meaning of all the noise in the city?"
 
1:42 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Even as he was speaking, Jonathan son of Abiathar the priest arrived. Adonijah said, "Come in. A worthy man like you must be bringing good news."
 
1:43 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
"Not at all!" Jonathan answered. "Our lord King David has made Solomon king.
 
1:44 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
The king has sent with him Zadok the priest, Nathan the prophet, Benaiah son of Jehoiada, the Kerethites and the Pelethites, and they have put him on the king's mule,
 
1:45 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
and Zadok the priest and Nathan the prophet have anointed him king at Gihon. From there they have gone up cheering, and the city resounds with it. That's the noise you hear.
 
1:46 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Moreover, Solomon has taken his seat on the royal throne.
 
1:47 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Also, the royal officials have come to congratulate our lord King David, saying, 'May your God make Solomon's name more famous than yours and his throne greater than yours!' And the king bowed in worship on his bed
 
1:48 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
and said, 'Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, who has allowed my eyes to see a successor on my throne today.'"
 
1:49 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
At this, all Adonijah's guests rose in alarm and dispersed.
 
1:50 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
But Adonijah, in fear of Solomon, went and took hold of the horns of the altar.
 
1:51 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then Solomon was told, "Adonijah is afraid of King Solomon and is clinging to the horns of the altar. He says, 'Let King Solomon swear to me today that he will not put his servant to death with the sword.'"
 
1:52 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Solomon replied, "If he shows himself to be a worthy man, not a hair of his head will fall to the ground; but if evil is found in him, he will die."
 
1:53 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then King Solomon sent men, and they brought him down from the altar. And Adonijah came and bowed down to King Solomon, and Solomon said, "Go to your home."
 
 

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