1 Kings 8:1-6 NAS

The Ark Brought into the Temple

1 1Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel and all 2the heads of the tribes, the leaders of the fathers' households of the sons of Israel, to King Solomon in Jerusalem, 3to bring up the ark of the covenant of the LORD from 4the city of David, which is Zion.

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2 All the men of Israel assembled themselves to King Solomon at 5the feast, in the month Ethanim, which is the seventh month.

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3 Then all the elders of Israel came, and 6the priests took up the ark.

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4 They brought up the ark of the LORD and 7the tent of meeting and all the holy utensils, which were in the tent, and the priests and the Levites brought them up.

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5 And King Solomon and all the congregation of Israel, who were assembled to him, 8were with him before the ark, sacrificing aso many sheep and oxen they could not be counted or numbered.

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    • à 8:5 - Lit "sheep and oxen...numbered for multitude"
      6 Then 9the priests brought the ark of the covenant of the LORD 10to its place, into the inner sanctuary of the house, to the most holy place, 11under the wings of the cherubim.

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