New Living Translation
He prepared the inner sanctuary at the far end of the Temple, where the Ark of the LORD's Covenant would be placed.
King James Bible
And the oracle he prepared in the house within, to set there the ark of the covenant of the LORD.
Darby Bible Translation
And he prepared the oracle in the midst of the house within, to set there the ark of the covenant of Jehovah.
World English Bible
He prepared an oracle in the midst of the house within, to set there the ark of the covenant of Yahweh.
Young's Literal Translation
And the oracle in the midst of the house within he hath prepared, to put there the ark of the covenant of Jehovah.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:19 Prepared - That is, adorned and fitted it for the receipt of the ark. Solomon made every thing new, but the ark. That with its mercy seat was still the same that Moses made. This was the token of God's presence, which is with his people, whether they meet in tent or temple, and changes not with their condition.
The book of Kings is strikingly unlike any modern historical narrative. Its comparative brevity, its curious perspective, and-with some brilliant exceptions--its relative monotony, are obvious to the most cursory perusal, and to understand these things is, in large measure, to understand the book. It covers a period of no less than four centuries. Beginning with the death of David and the accession of Solomon (1 Kings i., ii.) it traverses his reign with considerable fulness (1 Kings iii.-xi.), …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
1 Kings 6:5
He built a complex of rooms against the outer walls of the Temple, all the way around the sides and rear of the building.
1 Kings 6:18
Cedar paneling completely covered the stone walls throughout the Temple, and the paneling was decorated with carvings of gourds and open flowers.
1 Kings 6:20
This inner sanctuary was 30 feet long, 30 feet wide, and 30 feet high. He overlaid the inside with solid gold. He also overlaid the altar made of cedar.
1 Kings 8:6
Then the priests carried the Ark of the LORD's Covenant into the inner sanctuary of the Temple--the Most Holy Place--and placed it beneath the wings of the cherubim.
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