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5:13, 14 cloud . . . glory. God blessed Solomon’s temple with His presence as He had blessed the tabernacle (Ex. 40:34–38). The prophets hoped for God’s glory to return to the temple after the exile in Babylonia (Ezek. 43:1–5; Hag. 2:7–9; Zech. 2:10; 8:3).