Parallel Bible results for 1 Kings 8:6-16

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1 Kings 8:6-16

NIV 6 The priests then brought the ark of the LORD's covenant to its place in the inner sanctuary of the temple, the Most Holy Place, and put it beneath the wings of the cherubim. NIV 6 The priests then brought the ark of the LORD's covenant to its place in the inner sanctuary of the temple, the Most Holy Place, and put it beneath the wings of the cherubim. NIV 7 The cherubim spread their wings over the place of the ark and overshadowed the ark and its carrying poles. NIV 7 The cherubim spread their wings over the place of the ark and overshadowed the ark and its carrying poles. NIV 8 These poles were so long that their ends could be seen from the Holy Place in front of the inner sanctuary, but not from outside the Holy Place; and they are still there today. NIV 8 These poles were so long that their ends could be seen from the Holy Place in front of the inner sanctuary, but not from outside the Holy Place; and they are still there today. NIV 9 There was nothing in the ark except the two stone tablets that Moses had placed in it at Horeb, where the LORD made a covenant with the Israelites after they came out of Egypt. NIV 9 There was nothing in the ark except the two stone tablets that Moses had placed in it at Horeb, where the LORD made a covenant with the Israelites after they came out of Egypt. NIV 10 When the priests withdrew from the Holy Place, the cloud filled the temple of the LORD. NIV 10 When the priests withdrew from the Holy Place, the cloud filled the temple of the LORD. NIV 11 And the priests could not perform their service because of the cloud, for the glory of the LORD filled his temple. NIV 11 And the priests could not perform their service because of the cloud, for the glory of the LORD filled his temple. NIV 12 Then Solomon said, "The LORD has said that he would dwell in a dark cloud; NIV 12 Then Solomon said, "The LORD has said that he would dwell in a dark cloud; NIV 13 I have indeed built a magnificent temple for you, a place for you to dwell forever." NIV 13 I have indeed built a magnificent temple for you, a place for you to dwell forever." NIV 14 While the whole assembly of Israel was standing there, the king turned around and blessed them. NIV 14 While the whole assembly of Israel was standing there, the king turned around and blessed them. NIV 15 Then he said: "Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, who with his own hand has fulfilled what he promised with his own mouth to my father David. For he said, NIV 15 Then he said: "Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, who with his own hand has fulfilled what he promised with his own mouth to my father David. For he said, NIV 16 'Since the day I brought my people Israel out of Egypt, I have not chosen a city in any tribe of Israel to have a temple built for my Name to be there, but I have chosen David to rule my people Israel.' NIV 16 'Since the day I brought my people Israel out of Egypt, I have not chosen a city in any tribe of Israel to have a temple built for my Name to be there, but I have chosen David to rule my people Israel.'