18 then I will establish your royal throne, as I covenanted with David your father, saying, (A)‘You shall not lack a man to rule Israel.’

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that the Lord may (A)establish his word that he spoke concerning me, saying, (B)‘If your sons pay close attention to their way, (C)to walk before me in faithfulness with all their heart and with all their soul, (D)you shall not lack[a] a man on the throne of Israel.’

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Kings 2:4 Hebrew there shall not be cut off for you

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