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{1 Kings 8:16} Since x4480 the day 3117 that x834 I brought forth 3318 z8689 x853 my people 5971 x853 Israel 3478 out of Egypt, 4714 x4480 I chose 977 z8804 no x3808 city 5892 out of all x4480 x3605 the tribes 7626 of Israel 3478 to build 1129 z8800 an house, 1004 that my name 8034 might be x1961 therein; x8033 but I chose 977 z8799 David 1732 to be x1961 over x5921 my people 5971 Israel. 3478
"Whereas I have not dwelt in [any] house since the time that I brought up the children of Israel out of Egypt, even to this day, but have walked in a tent and in a tabernacle. ... In all [the places] wherein I have walked with all the children of Israel spake I a word with any of the tribes of Israel, whom I commanded to feed my people Israel, saying, Why build ye not me an house of cedar?" {2Sm 7:6-7} + "Since the day that I brought forth my people out of the land of Egypt I chose no city among all the tribes of Israel to build an house in, that my name might be there; neither chose I any man to be a ruler over my people Israel: ... And in it have I put the ark, wherein [is] the covenant of the LORD, that he made with the children of Israel." {2Ch 6:5-11}
I chose:
"For I have not dwelt in an house since the day that I brought up Israel unto this day; but have gone from tent to tent, and from [one] tabernacle [to another]. ... Wheresoever I have walked with all Israel, spake I a word to any of the judges of Israel, whom I commanded to feed my people, saying, Why have ye not built me an house of cedars?" {1Ch 17:5-6} + "For the LORD hath chosen Zion; he hath desired [it] for his habitation." {Psa 132:13}
my name:
"That thine eyes may be open toward this house night and day, [even] toward the place of which thou hast said, My name shall be there: that thou mayest hearken unto the prayer which thy servant shall make toward this place." {1Kg 8:29} + "And unto his son will I give one tribe, that David my servant may have a light alway before me in Jerusalem, the city which I have chosen me to put my name there." {1Kg 11:36} + "Then there shall be a place which the LORD your God shall choose to cause his name to dwell there; thither shall ye bring all that I command you; your burnt offerings, and your sacrifices, your tithes, and the heave offering of your hand, and all your choice vows which ye vow unto the LORD:" {Deu 12:11} + "And the LORD said, I will remove Judah also out of my sight, as I have removed Israel, and will cast off this city Jerusalem which I have chosen, and the house of which I said, My name shall be there." {2Kg 23:27} + "But [if] ye turn unto me, and keep my commandments, and do them; though there were of you cast out unto the uttermost part of the heaven, [yet] will I gather them from thence, and will bring them unto the place that I have chosen to set my name there." {Neh 1:9} + "But go ye now unto my place which [was] in Shiloh, where I set my name at the first, and see what I did to it for the wickedness of my people Israel." {Jer 7:12}
I chose David:
"And the LORD said unto Samuel, How long wilt thou mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? fill thine horn with oil, and go, I will send thee to Jesse the Bethlehemite: for I have provided me a king among his sons." {1Sm 16:1} + "Now therefore so shalt thou say unto my servant David, Thus saith the LORD of hosts, I took thee from the sheepcote, from following the sheep, to be ruler over my people, over Israel:" {2Sm 7:8} + "Howbeit the LORD God of Israel chose me before all the house of my father to be king over Israel for ever: for he hath chosen Judah [to be] the ruler; and of the house of Judah, the house of my father; and among the sons of my father he liked me to make [me] king over all Israel:" {1Ch 28:4} + "He chose David also his servant, and took him from the sheepfolds:" {Psa 78:70} + "Then thou spakest in vision to thy holy one, and saidst, I have laid help upon [one that is] mighty; I have exalted [one] chosen out of the people. ... I have found David my servant; with my holy oil have I anointed him:" {Psa 89:19-20} - Cross Reference Bible Search

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