11 And the priests could not perform their service because of the cloud, for the glory of the LORD filled his temple.

Read 1 Kings 8:11 Using Other Translations

So that the priests could not stand to minister because of the cloud: for the glory of the LORD had filled the house of the LORD.
so that the priests could not stand to minister because of the cloud, for the glory of the LORD filled the house of the LORD.
The priests could not continue their service because of the cloud, for the glorious presence of the LORD filled the Temple of the LORD .