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1 Kings 8:27 LEB

27 For will God really dwell on the earth? Behold, the heavens and the heaven of heavens could not contain you! {How could} this house that I have built?

References for 1 Kings 8:27

    • o 8:27 - Literally "Even that"

      Study tools for 1 Kings 8:27

      • a 8:1 - Literally "fathers"
      • b 8:1 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
      • c 8:4 - Or "meeting"
      • d 8:6 - Literally "holy of the holiest"
      • e 8:8 - Literally "on the face of"
      • f 8:9 - Hebrew "only"
      • g 8:9 - Literally "cut"
      • h 8:9 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
      • i 8:11 - Literally "from [the] face of"
      • j 8:15 - Literally "by his hand"
      • k 8:17 - Literally "It had been with[in] the heart of David my father"
      • l 8:18 - Literally "it was within your heart"
      • m 8:21 - Or "fathers"
      • n 8:26 - Or "spoken"
      • o 8:27 - Literally "Even that"
      • p 8:32 - Literally "to declare righteous the righteous"
      • q 8:33 - Literally "who"
      • r 8:34 - Or "fathers"
      • s 8:40 - Or "fathers"
      • t 8:45 - Literally "their judgment"
      • u 8:48 - Or "fathers"
      • v 8:48 - The Hebrew Masoretic text (Kethib) reads "you have built";Qere reads "I have built"
      • w 8:49 - Literally "and you shall do their justice"
      • x 8:53 - Or "fathers"
      • y 8:57 - Or "fathers"
      • z 8:58 - Or "fathers"
      • { 8:59 - Literally "the word of the day on its day"
      • | 8:63 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
      • } 8:65 - A valley that is dry most of the year, but contains a stream during the rainy season
      • ~ 8:66 - Literally "and good of heart"