1 Kings 8:27 DBY

27 But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, the heavens, and the heaven of heavens, cannot contain thee; how much less this house which I have built!

Study tools for 1 Kings 8:27

  • a 8:2 - * Otherwise Tisri -- the feast is the feast of tabernacles.
  • b 8:8 - Others, 'and they drew out the staves.'
  • c 8:9 - Or '... at Horeb, [the covenant] which Jehovah made with;' and so 2Chron. 5.10: see ver. 21.
  • d 8:13 - As ver. 39 and Ex. 15.17.
  • e 8:43 - 'Settled place', as in vers. 39 and 49.
  • f 8:43 - Lit. 'that thy name is called over this house which I have built.'
  • g 8:46 - Lit. 'before.'
  • h 8:46 - Lit. 'and those that take them captive have carried them away.'
  • i 8:59 - Lit. 'the matter of a day in its day.'