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(2 Chronicles 1:13): Expanded Bible (EXB)
13 Then Solomon left the ·place of worship [ high place], the ·Meeting Tent [Tabernacle], at Gibeon and went back to Jerusalem. There King Solomon ·ruled [reigned] over Israel.
 

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2 Chronicles 1:14 (ESV)

Solomon Given Wealth

14. Solomon gathered together chariots and horsemen. He had 1,400 chariots and 12,000 horsemen, whom he stationed in the chariot cities and with the king in Jerusalem.
 

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2 Chronicles 1:15 (ESV)

And the king made silver and gold as common in Jerusalem as stone, and he made cedar as plentiful as the sycamore of the Shephelah.
 

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2 Chronicles 1:16 New International Version (NIV)
16 Solomon’s horses were imported from Egypt and from Kue[a]—the royal merchants purchased them from Kue at the current price.
 

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2 Chronicles 1:17 English Standard Version (ESV)
17 They imported a chariot from Egypt for 600 shekels[a] of silver, and a horse for 150. Likewise through them these were exported to all the kings of the Hittites and the kings of Syria.
 

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2 Chronicles 2:1, "And Shelomoh gave word to build a House for the Name of יהוה, and a house for his reign."
 

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2 Chronicles 2:2 New International Version (NIV)
2 He conscripted 70,000 men as carriers and 80,000 as stonecutters in the hills and 3,600 as foremen over them.
 

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2 Chronicles 2:3 (ESV)

And Solomon sent word to Hiram the king of Tyre: “As you dealt with David my father and sent him cedar to build himself a house to dwell in, so deal with me.
 

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2 Chronicles 2:4 (ESV)

Behold, I am about to build a house for the name of the Lord my God and dedicate it to him for the burning of incense of sweet spices before him, and for the regular arrangement of the showbread, and for burnt offerings morning and evening, on the Sabbaths and the new moons and the appointed feasts of the Lord our God, as ordained forever for Israel.
 

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2 Chronicles 2:4, "see, I am building a House for the Name of יהוה my Elohim, to set it apart to Him, to burn before Him sweet incense, and for the continual showbread, and for the ascending offerings morning and evening, on the sabbaths, and on the new moons, and on the appointed times of יהוה our Elohim. This is for Yisra’ĕl forever."
 

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2 Chronicles 2:6 (ESV)

And Solomon went up there to the bronze altar before the Lord, which was at the tent of meeting, and offered a thousand burnt offerings on it.
 

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2 Chronicles 2:7 (ESV)

Solomon Prays for Wisdom

7. In that night God appeared to Solomon, and said to him, “Ask what I shall give you.”
 

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2 Chronicles 2:8, “And send me cedar, cypress and algum logs from Leḇanon, for I know that your servants know to cut timber in Leḇanon. And see, my servants are with your servants,"
 
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2 Chronicles 2:6 (ESV)

And Solomon went up there to the bronze altar before the Lord, which was at the tent of meeting, and offered a thousand burnt offerings on it.
2 Chronicles 2:7 (ESV)

Solomon Prays for Wisdom

7. In that night God appeared to Solomon, and said to him, “Ask what I shall give you.”
You quoted 2 Chronicles 1:6,7.
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2 Chronicles 2:6
But who is able to build a house for Him, since the heavens, even the highest heavens, cannot contain Him? Who then am I, that I should build a house for Him, except as a place to burn sacrifices before Him?

2 Chronicles 2:7
Now therefore send me a man skilful to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, and in iron, and in purple, and crimson, and blue, and that hath skill to grave all manner of gravings, to be with the skilful men that are with me in Judah and in Jerusalem, whom David my father did provide.

2 Chronicles 2:9 (JPS Tanakh 1917)
even to prepare me timber in abundance; for the house which I am about to build shall be great and wonderful.
 
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2 Chronicles 2:10 (JPS Tanakh 1917)
And, behold, I will give to thy servants, the hewers that cut timber, twenty thousand measures of beaten wheat, and twenty thousand measures of barley, and twenty thousand baths of wine, and twenty thousand baths of oil.'
 

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You quoted 2 Chronicles 1:6,7.
Should be.......
Yeah, sorry about that. My browser somehow closed and I had to reopen everything. I Just used my bookmarked access button to open the Bible program, which was on the previous chapter and I didn't notice.

2 Chronicles 2:11 (ESV)

Then Hiram the king of Tyre answered in a letter that he sent to Solomon, “Because the Lord loves his people, he has made you king over them.”
 

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2 Chronicles 2:12 (ESV)

Hiram also said, “Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, who made heaven and earth, who has given King David a wise son, who has discretion and understanding, who will build a temple for the Lord and a royal palace for himself.
 

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2 Chronicles 2:13, “And now I have sent a skilled man having understanding, Ḥuram-aḇi,
 

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2 Chronicles 2:14 (ESV)

the son of a woman of the daughters of Dan, and his father was a man of Tyre. He is trained to work in gold, silver, bronze, iron, stone, and wood, and in purple, blue, and crimson fabrics and fine linen, and to do all sorts of engraving and execute any design that may be assigned him, with your craftsmen, the craftsmen of my lord, David your father.