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1 Kings 8:27

Context
NET ©

“God does not really live on the earth! 1  Look, if the sky and the highest heaven cannot contain you, how much less this temple I have built!

NIV ©

"But will God really dwell on earth? The heavens, even the highest heaven, cannot contain you. How much less this temple I have built!

NASB ©

"But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain You, how much less this house which I have built!

NLT ©

"But will God really live on earth? Why, even the highest heavens cannot contain you. How much less this Temple I have built!

MSG ©

Can it be that God will actually move into our neighborhood? Why, the cosmos itself isn't large enough to give you breathing room, let alone this Temple I've built.

BBE ©

But is it truly possible that God may be housed on earth? see, heaven and the heaven of heavens are not wide enough to be your resting-place; how much less this house which I have made!

NRSV ©

"But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Even heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain you, much less this house that I have built!

NKJV ©

"But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the heaven of heavens cannot contain You. How much less this temple which I have built!


KJV
But will God
<0430>
indeed
<0552>
dwell
<03427> (8799)
on the earth
<0776>_?
behold, the heaven
<08064>
and heaven
<08064>
of heavens
<08064>
cannot contain
<03557> (8770)
thee; how much less
<0637>
this house
<01004>
that I have builded
<01129> (8804)_?
NASB ©
"But will God
<0430>
indeed
<0552>
dwell
<03427>
on the earth
<0776>
? Behold
<02009>
, heaven
<08064>
and the highest
<08064>
heaven
<08064>
cannot
<03808>
contain
<03557>
You, how
<0637>
much
<0637>
<3588> less
<0637>
this
<02088>
house
<01004>
which
<0834>
I have built
<01129>
!
HEBREW
ytynb
<01129>
rsa
<0834>
hzh
<02088>
tybh
<01004>
yk
<03588>
Pa
<0637>
Kwlklky
<03557>
al
<03808>
Mymsh
<08064>
ymsw
<08064>
Mymsh
<08064>
hnh
<02009>
Urah
<0776>
le
<05921>
Myhla
<0430>
bsy
<03427>
Mnmah
<0552>
yk (8:27)
<03588>
LXXM
oti
<3754
CONJ
ei
<1487
CONJ
alhywv
<230
ADV
katoikhsei {V-FAI-3S} o
<3588
T-NSM
yeov
<2316
N-NSM
meta
<3326
PREP
anyrwpwn
<444
N-GPM
epi
<1909
PREP
thv
<3588
T-GSF
ghv
<1065
N-GSF
ei
<1487
CONJ
o
<3588
T-NSM
ouranov
<3772
N-NSM
kai
<2532
CONJ
o
<3588
T-NSM
ouranov
<3772
N-NSM
tou
<3588
T-GSM
ouranou
<3772
N-GSM
ouk
<3364
ADV
arkesousin
<714
V-FAI-3P
soi
<4771
P-DS
plhn
<4133
ADV
kai
<2532
CONJ
o
<3588
T-NSM
oikov
<3624
N-NSM
outov
<3778
D-NSM
on
<3739
R-ASM
wkodomhsa
<3618
V-AAI-1S
tw
<3588
T-DSN
onomati
<3686
N-DSN
sou
<4771
P-GS
NET © [draft] ITL
“God
<0430>
does not really
<0552>
live
<03427>
on
<05921>
the earth
<0776>
! Look
<02009>
, if the sky
<08064>
and the highest
<08064>
heaven
<08064>
cannot
<03808>
contain
<03557>
you, how much
<0637>
less
<03588>
this
<02088>
temple
<01004>
I have
<0834>
built
<01129>
!
NET ©

“God does not really live on the earth! 1  Look, if the sky and the highest heaven cannot contain you, how much less this temple I have built!

NET © Notes

tn Heb “Indeed, can God really live on the earth?” The rhetorical question expects the answer, “Of course not,” the force of which the translation above seeks to reflect.



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