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1 Kings 11:35-37 Easy-to-Read Version (ERV)

35 But Jeroboam, I will take the ten tribes away from his son and give them to you. 36 I will let Solomon’s son keep one tribe to rule over. I will do this for my servant David, so he will always have someone to rule near me in Jerusalem, the city that I chose to be my own. 37 But I will make you king of Israel.[a] You will rule over everything you want.


  1. 1 Kings 11:37 Israel That is, the northern ten tribes.
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1 Kings 11:35-37 New International Version (NIV)

35 I will take the kingdom from his son’s hands and give you ten tribes. 36 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. 37 However, as for you, I will take you, and you will rule over all that your heart desires; you will be king over Israel.

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