1898 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
2 Samuel 7
1 Nathan first approving the purpose of David to build God an house, 4 after by the Word of God forbiddeth him. 12 He promiseth him benefits and blessings in his seed. 18 David's prayer and thanksgiving.
7:2 that the king saith unto Nathan the prophet, 'See, I pray thee, I am dwelling in a house of cedars, and the ark of God is dwelling in the midst of the curtain.'
7:6 for I have not dwelt in a house even from the day of My bringing up the sons of Israel out of Egypt, even unto this day, and am walking up and down in a tent and in a tabernacle.
7:7 During all [the time] that I have walked up and down among all the sons of Israel, a word have I spoken with one of the tribes of Israel which I commanded to feed my people Israel, saying, 'Why have ye not built to Me a house of cedars?
7:9 and I am with thee whithersoever thou hast gone, and I cut off all thine enemies from thy presence, and have made for thee a great name, as the name of the great ones who [are] in the earth,
7:10 and I have appointed a place for My people, for Israel, and have planted it, and it hath tabernacled in its place, and it is not troubled any more, and the sons of perverseness do not add to afflict it any more, as in the beginning,
7:12 ¶ 'When thy days are full, and thou hast lain with thy fathers, then I have raised up thy seed after thee which goeth out from thy bowels, and have established his kingdom;
7:13 He doth build a house for My Name, and I have established the throne of his kingdom unto the age.
7:14 I am to him for a father, and he is to Me for a son; whom in his dealings perversely I have even reproved with a rod of men, and with strokes of the sons of Adam,
7:15 and My kindness doth not turn aside from him, as I turned it aside from Saul, whom I turned aside from before thee,
7:16 and stedfast [is] thy house and thy kingdom unto the age before thee, thy throne is established unto the age.'
7:17 According to all these words, and according to all this vision, so spake Nathan unto David.
7:21 Because of Thy word, and according to Thy heart, Thou hast done all this greatness, to cause Thy servant to know [it].
7:23 'And who [is] as Thy people, as Israelone nation in the earth, whom God hath gone to redeem to Him for a people, and to make for Him a nameand to do for you the greatnesseven fearful things for Thy land, at the presence of Thy people, whom Thou hast redeemed to Thee out of Egypt[among the] nations and their gods?
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