[DailyReading] Renewal of David

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Tue Feb 26 16:23:15 MST 2013

Lesson: Recipe for Renewal
Reading: Renewal of David  2013-02-26
Reference: 1 Chron. 21:18-27 
I Chronicles 21:18: Then the angel of the Lord commanded Gad to say to David, that David should go up, and set up an altar unto the Lord in the threshingfloor of Ornan the Jebusite.
I Chronicles 21:19: And David went up at the saying of Gad, which he spake in the name of the Lord.
I Chronicles 21:20: And Ornan turned back, and saw the angel; and his four sons with him hid themselves. Now Ornan was threshing wheat.
I Chronicles 21:21: And as David came to Ornan, Ornan looked and saw David, and went out of the threshingfloor, and bowed himself to David with his face to the ground.
I Chronicles 21:22: Then David said to Ornan, Grant me the place of this threshingfloor, that I may build an altar therein unto the Lord: thou shalt grant it me for the full price: that the plague may be stayed from the people.
I Chronicles 21:23: And Ornan said unto David, Take it to thee, and let my lord the king do that which is good in his eyes: lo, I give thee the oxen also for burnt offerings, and the threshing instruments for wood, and the wheat for the meat offering; I give it all.
I Chronicles 21:24: And king David said to Ornan, Nay; but I will verily buy it for the full price: for I will not take that which is thine for the Lord, nor offer burnt offerings without cost.
I Chronicles 21:25: So David gave to Ornan for the place six hundred shekels of gold by weight.
I Chronicles 21:26: And David built there an altar unto the Lord, and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings, and called upon the Lord; and he answered him from heaven by fire upon the altar of burnt offering.
I Chronicles 21:27: And the Lord commanded the angel; and he put up his sword again into the sheath thereof.

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