10 It happened that when the priests came from the holy place, the cloud filled the house of the Lord,11 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.
Solomon Addresses the People
12 Then Solomon said,
“The Lord has said that He would dwell in the thick cloud. 13 “I have surely built You a lofty house, A place for Your dwelling forever.”
2 Chronicles 5:13-6:2New American Standard Bible (NASB)
13 in unison when the trumpeters and the singers were to make themselves heard with one voice to praise and to glorify the Lord, and when they lifted up their voice accompanied by trumpets and cymbals and instruments of music, and when they praised the Lordsaying, “He indeed is good for His lovingkindness is everlasting,” then the house, the house of the Lord, was filled with a cloud,14 so that the priests could not stand to minister because of the cloud, for the glory of the Lord filled the house of God.
6 Then Solomon said,
“The Lord has said that He would dwell in the thick cloud. 2 “I have built You a lofty house, And a place for Your dwelling forever.”
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