1; David, foreknowing the place of the temple, prepares
abundance for the building of it.
6; He instructs Solomon in God's promises, and his duty in
building the temple.
17; He charges the princes to assist his son.
* This is the house.
David perhaps had some assurance that this was the place on
which God designed that His house should be built; and perhaps
it was this that induced him to buy not only the
threshing-floor, but probably some adjacent ground also, as
Calmet supposes, that there might be sufficient room for such
21:18-28 Ge 28:17 De 12:5-7,11 2Sa 24:18 2Ch 3:1 6:5,6
Ps 78:60,67-69 132:13,14 Joh 4:20-22
* and this is the altar.
2Ki 18:22 2Ch 32:12