New Living Translation
He decorated all the walls of the inner sanctuary and the main room with carvings of cherubim, palm trees, and open flowers.
King James Bible
And he carved all the walls of the house round about with carved figures of cherubims and palm trees and open flowers, within and without.
Darby Bible Translation
And he carved all the walls of the house round about with carved sculptures of cherubim, and palm-trees, and half-open flowers, within and without.
World English Bible
He carved all the walls of the house around with carved figures of cherubim and palm trees and open flowers, inside and outside.
Young's Literal Translation
and all the walls of the house round about he hath carved with openings of carvings, cherubs, and palm trees, and openings of flowers, within and without.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:29 Cherubim - As signs of the presence and protection of the angels vouch - safed by God to that place. Palm - trees - Emblems of that peace and victory over their enemies, which the Israelites duly serving God in that place might expect. Within and without - Within the oracle and without it, in the holy place.
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 6:28
He overlaid the two cherubim with gold.
1 Kings 6:30
He overlaid the floor in both rooms with gold.
2 Chronicles 3:7
He overlaid the beams, thresholds, walls, and doors throughout the Temple with gold, and he carved figures of cherubim on the walls.
With axes and picks, they smashed the carved paneling.
There were recessed windows that narrowed inward through the walls of the guard alcoves and their dividing walls. There were also windows in the entry room. The surfaces of the dividing walls were decorated with carved palm trees.
All the walls were decorated with carvings of cherubim, each with two faces, and there was a carving of a palm tree between each of the cherubim.
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