New International Version
And the priests could not perform their service because of the cloud, for the glory of the LORD filled his temple.
King James Bible
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.
Darby Bible Translation
and the priests could not stand to do their service because of the cloud; for the glory of Jehovah had filled the house of Jehovah.
World English Bible
so that the priests could not stand to minister by reason of the cloud; for the glory of Yahweh filled the house of Yahweh.
Young's Literal Translation
and the priests have not been able to stand to minister because of the cloud, for the honour of Jehovah hath filled the house of Jehovah.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The glory of the Lord had filled the house - The cloud, the symbol of the Divine glory and presence, appears to have filled not only the holy of holies, but the whole temple, court and all, and to have become evident to the people; and by this Solomon knew that God had honored the place with his presence, and taken it for his habitation in reference to the people of Israel.
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the people of Israel. Theirs is the adoption to sonship; theirs the divine glory, the covenants, the receiving of the law, the temple worship and the promises.
Then the cloud covered the tent of meeting, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
Moses could not enter the tent of meeting because the cloud had settled on it, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
1 Kings 8:10
When the priests withdrew from the Holy Place, the cloud filled the temple of the LORD.
1 Kings 8:12
Then Solomon said, "The LORD has said that he would dwell in a dark cloud;
2 Chronicles 5:14
and the priests could not perform their service because of the cloud, for the glory of the LORD filled the temple of God.
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