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‘I brought my people out of Egypt. But I have not yet chosen a city in any tribe of Israel for my temple. This is where I have chosen to be worshiped. I have not chosen a man to lead my people, the Israelites. But now I have chosen Jerusalem as the place I am to be worshiped. And I have chosen David to lead my people Israel.’

“My father David wanted to build a temple as a place to worship the Lord, the God of Israel.

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