Now I havepreparedwith all my might for the house of my God the gold for things to be made of gold, and the silver for things of silver, and the brass for things of brass, the iron for things of iron, and wood for things of wood; onyxstones, and stones to be set, glisteringstones, and of diverscolours, and all manner of preciousstones, and marblestones in abundance.
Moreover, because I have set my affection to the house of my God, I have of mine own propergood, of gold and silver, which I havegiven to the house of my God, over and above all that I haveprepared for the holyhouse,
The gold for things of gold, and the silver for things of silver, and for all manner of work to be made by the hands of artificers. And who then is willing to consecrate his servicethis day unto the LORD?
And gave for the service of the house of God of goldfivethousandtalents and ten thousanddrams, and of silver ten thousandtalents, and of brasseighteenthousandtalents, and one hundredthousandtalents of iron.
Thine, O LORD, is the greatness, and the power, and the glory, and the victory, and the majesty: for all that is in the heaven and in the earth is thine; thine is the kingdom, O LORD, and thou art exalted as headabove all.
I knowalso, my God, thatthoutriest the heart, and hastpleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of mineheart I havewillinglyoffered all thesethings: and now have I seenwith joy thy people, which are presenthere, to offerwillinglyuntothee.
And theysacrificedsacrificesunto the LORD, and offeredburntofferingsunto the LORD, on the morrowafterthat day, even a thousandbullocks, a thousandrams, and a thousandlambs, withtheirdrinkofferings, and sacrifices in abundance for all Israel:
And did eat and drinkbefore the LORD on that day withgreatgladness. And theymadeSolomon the son of Davidking the secondtime, and anointed him unto the LORD to be the chiefgovernor, and Zadok to be priest.