Bible Cross References
And he built
2 Chronicles 8:2-6
He also rebuilt the cities that King Hiram had given him, and sent Israelites to settle in them.
He captured the territory of Hamath and Zobah
and fortified the city of Palmyra in the desert. He rebuilt all the cities in Hamath that were centers for storing supplies.
Solomon also rebuilt the following cities: Upper Beth Horon and Lower Beth Horon (fortified cities with gates that could be barred),
the city of Baalath, all the cities where he stored supplies, and the cities where his horses and chariots were stationed. He carried out all his plans for building in Jerusalem, in Lebanon, and throughout the territory that he ruled over.
2 Chronicles 11:5-12
Rehoboam remained in Jerusalem and had fortifications built for the following cities of Judah and Benjamin:
Bethlehem, Etam, Tekoa,
Bethzur, Soco, Adullam,
Gath, Mareshah, Ziph,
Adoraim, Lachish, Azekah,
Zorah, Aijalon, and Hebron.
He had them strongly fortified and appointed a commander for each of them, and in each one he placed supplies of food, olive oil, and wine,
and also shields and spears. In this way he kept Judah and Benjamin under his control.
for the land
Judges 3:11
There was peace in the land for forty years, and then Othniel died.
Judges 3:30
That day the Israelites defeated Moab, and there was peace in the land for eighty years.
Judges 5:31
So may all your enemies die like that, O LORD, but may your friends shine like the rising sun! And there was peace in the land for forty years.
1 Kings 5:4
But now the LORD my God has given me peace on all my borders. I have no enemies, and there is no danger of attack.
1 Chronicles 22:9
He did, however, make me a promise. He said, 'You will have a son who will rule in peace, because I will give him peace from all his enemies. His name will be Solomon, because during his reign I will give Israel peace and security.
the Lord
2 Chronicles 15:15
All the people of Judah were happy because they had made this covenant with all their heart. They took delight in worshiping the LORD, and he accepted them and gave them peace on every side.
Joshua 23:1
Much later the LORD gave Israel security from their enemies around them. By that time Joshua was very old,
Job 34:29
If God decided to do nothing at all, no one could criticize him. If he hid his face, we would be helpless.
Psalm 46:9
He stops wars all over the world; he breaks bows, destroys spears, and sets shields on fire.