|Overview - 2 Chronicles 5|
|1||The dedicated treasures.|
|2||The solemn induction of the ark into the oracle.|
|11||God being praised, gives a visible sign of his favour.|
2 Chronicles 5:9 (King James Version)
And they drew out the staves of the ark, that the ends of the staves were seen from the ark before the oracle; but they were not seen without. And there it is unto this day.
- they drew
- As the ark was no longer to be carried about, the staves were unnecessary.
- the ends
- 1 Kings 8:8 1 Kings 8:9
- there it is, or, they are there: as 1 Ki 8:8
- 1 Kings 8:8
- unto this day
- That is, the day when these events were recorded; not the day when these extracts were made, after the captivity, and consequently, long after the destruction of the temple.