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11_1KI_12_01 And Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel were come to Shechem to make him king.

11_1KI_12_02 And it came to pass, when Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who was yet in Egypt, heard [ of it], [ for he was fled from the presence of king Solomon, And Jeroboam dwelt in Egypt;]

11_1KI_12_03 that they sent And called him. And Jeroboam And all the congregation of Israel came, And spake unto Rehoboam, saying,

11_1KI_12_04 thy Father made our yoke grievous: now therefore make thou the grievous service of thy Father, And his heavy yoke which he put upon us, lighter, And we will serve thee.

11_1KI_12_05 And he said unto them, Depart yet [ for] three days, Then come again to me. And the people departed.

11_1KI_12_06 And king Rehoboam consulted with the old men, that stood before Solomon his Father while he yet lived, And said, how do ye advise that I may answer this people?

11_1KI_12_07 And they spake unto him, saying, if thou Wilt be A servant unto this people this day, And Wilt serve them, And answer them, And speak good words to them, Then they will be thy servants for ever.

11_1KI_12_08 but he forsook the counsel of the old men, which they had given him, And consulted with the young men that were grown up with him, [ And] which stood before him:

11_1KI_12_09 And he said unto them, what counsel give ye that we may answer this people, who have spoken to me, saying, make the yoke which thy Father did put upon us lighter?

11_1KI_12_10 And the young men that were grown up with him spake unto him, saying, thus shalt thou speak unto this people that spake unto thee, saying, thy Father made our yoke heavy, but make thou [ it] lighter unto us; thus shalt thou say unto them, my little [ finger] shall be thicker than my father's loins.

11_1KI_12_11 And now whereas my Father did lade you with A heavy yoke, I will add to your yoke: my Father hath chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.

11_1KI_12_12 So Jeroboam And all the people came to Rehoboam the third day, as the king had appointed, saying, come to me again the third day.

11_1KI_12_13 And the king answered the people roughly, And forsook the old men's counsel that they gave him;

11_1KI_12_14 And spake to them after the counsel of the young men, saying, my Father made your yoke heavy, And I will add to your yoke: my Father [ also] chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.

11_1KI_12_15 Wherefore the king hearkened not unto the people; for the cause was from the LORD, that he might perform his saying, which the LORD spake by Ahijah the Shilonite unto Jeroboam the son of Nebat.

11_1KI_12_16 So when all Israel saw that the king hearkened not unto them, the people answered the king, saying, what portion have we in David? neither [ have we] inheritance in the son of Jesse: to your tents, O Israel: now see to thine own house, David. So Israel departed unto their tents.

11_1KI_12_17 but [ as for] the children of Israel which dwelt in the cities of Judah, Rehoboam reigned over them.

11_1KI_12_18 Then king Rehoboam sent Adoram, who [ was] over the tribute; And all Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. therefore king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to his chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.

11_1KI_12_19 So Israel rebelled against the house of David unto this day.

11_1KI_12_20 And it came to pass, when all Israel heard that Jeroboam was come again, that they sent And called him unto the congregation, And made him king over all Israel: there was none that followed the house of David, but the tribe of Judah only.

11_1KI_12_21 And when Rehoboam was come to Jerusalem, he assembled all the house of Judah, with the tribe of Benjamin, an hundred And fourscore thousand chosen men, which were warriors, to fight against the house of Israel, to bring the kingdom again to Rehoboam the son of Solomon.

11_1KI_12_22 but the word of God came unto Shemaiah the man of God, saying,

11_1KI_12_23 speak unto Rehoboam, the son of Solomon, king of Judah, And unto all the house of Judah And Benjamin, And to the remnant of the people, saying,

11_1KI_12_24 thus saith the LORD, ye shall not go up, nor fight against your brethren the children of Israel: Return every man to his house; for this thing Is from me. they hearkened therefore to the word of the LORD, And returned to Depart, according to the word of the LORD.

11_1KI_12_25 Then Jeroboam built Shechem in mount Ephraim, And dwelt therein; And went out from thence, And built Penuel.

11_1KI_12_26 And Jeroboam said in his heart, now shall the kingdom Return to the house of David:

11_1KI_12_27 if this people go up to do sacrifice in the house of the LORD at Jerusalem, Then shall the heart of this people turn again unto their LORD, [ even] unto Rehoboam king of Judah, And they shall kill me, And go again to Rehoboam king of Judah.

11_1KI_12_28 whereupon the king took counsel, And made two calves [ of] gold, And said unto them, it Is too much for you to go up to Jerusalem: behold thy gods, O Israel, which brought thee up out of the land of Egypt.

11_1KI_12_29 And he set the one in Bethel, And the other put he in Dan.

11_1KI_12_30 And this thing became A sin: for the people went [ to worship] before the one, [ even] unto Dan.

11_1KI_12_31 And he made an house of high places, And made priests of the lowest of the people, which were not of the sons of Levi.

11_1KI_12_32 And Jeroboam ordained A feast in the eighth month, on the fifteenth day of the month, like unto the feast that [ Is] in Judah, And he offered upon the altar. So did he in Bethel, sacrificing unto the calves that he had made: And he placed in Bethel the priests of the high places which he had made.

11_1KI_12_33 So he offered upon the altar which he had made in Bethel the fifteenth day of the eighth month, [ even] in the month which he had devised of his own heart; And ordained A feast unto the children of Israel: And he offered upon the altar, And burnt incense.