1 Kings 8:53 CEBA

53 You set them apart from all the earth's peoples as your own inheritance, LORD, just as you promised through your servant Moses when you brought our ancestors out of Egypt.

Study tools for 1 Kings 8:53

  • a 8:2 - September–October, Tishrei; Ethanim is a month from a Canaanite calendar.
  • b 8:29 - Or <i>for, regarding</i>; also used in several verses that follow
  • c 8:31 - Heb uncertain
  • d 8:35 - Or <i>answered them</i>
  • e 8:37 - LXX <i>one of</i>; MT <i>in the land of their gates</i>
  • f 8:47 - Heb adds <i>in the land they are held captive.</i>
  • g 8:66 - The second seven-day celebration (see 2 Chron 7:8–9); but contrast LXX.