1 Chronicles 22:8

But the word of Yahweh came to me, saying, You have shed blood abundantly, and have made great wars: you shall not build a house to my name, because you have shed much blood on the earth in my sight.

Alternate Versions of 1 Chronicles 22-8

A Conservative Version: 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of Jehovah came to me, saying, Thou have shed blood abundantly, and have made great wars. Thou shall not build a house to my name because thou have shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

American Standard Version: 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of Jehovah came to me, saying, Thou hast shed blood abundantly, and hast made great wars: thou shalt not build a house unto my name, because thou hast shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of the Lord came to me saying, You have taken lives without number and made great wars; I will not let you be the builder of a house for my name, because of the lives you have taken on the earth before my eyes.

Darby English Bible: 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of Jehovah came to me saying, Thou hast shed blood abundantly, and hast made great wars: thou shalt not build a house unto my name, for thou hast shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

King James Version: 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Thou hast shed blood abundantly, and hast made great wars: thou shalt not build an house unto my name, because thou hast shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

King James Version (UK): 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, You have shed blood abundantly, and have made great wars you shall not build an house unto my name, because you have shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

Webster's: 1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Thou hast shed blood abundantly, and hast made great wars: thou shalt not build a house to my name, because thou hast shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Chronicles 22:8
and the word of Jehovah `is' against me, saying, Blood in abundance thou hast shed, and great wars thou hast made: thou dost not build a house to My name, for much blood thou hast shed to the earth before Me.

Verses Related to 1 Chronicles 22-8

Numbers 31:20
As to every garment, and all that is made of skin, and all work of goats' [hair], and all things made of wood, you shall purify yourselves.

Numbers 31:24
You shall wash your clothes on the seventh day, and you shall be clean; and afterward you shall come into the camp.

1 Kings 5:3
You know how that David my father could not build a house for the name of Yahweh his God for the wars which were about him on every side, until Yahweh put them under the soles of his feet.

1 Chronicles 17:4
Go and tell David my servant, Thus says Yahweh, You shall not build me a house to dwell in:

1 Chronicles 28:3
But God said to me, You shall not build a house for my name, because you are a man of war, and have shed blood.

2 Chronicles 6:9
nevertheless you shall not build the house; but your son who shall come forth out of your loins, he shall build the house for my name.