1 Kings 8:6-9 NIV

6 The priests then brought the ark of the LORD's covenant1 to its place in the inner sanctuary of the temple, the Most Holy Place,2 and put it beneath the wings of the cherubim.3

References for 1 Kings 8:6

7 The cherubim spread their wings over the place of the ark and overshadowed4 the ark and its carrying poles.

References for 1 Kings 8:7

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.5

References for 1 Kings 8:8

9 There was nothing in the ark except the two stone tablets6 that Moses had placed in it at Horeb, where the LORD made a covenant with the Israelites after they came out of Egypt.

References for 1 Kings 8:9