2 Kings 25:13-15

25:13 The Babylonians broke the two bronze pillars in the Lord’s temple, as well as the movable stands and the big bronze basin called the “The Sea.” They took the bronze to Babylon. 25:14 They also took the pots, shovels, trimming shears, pans, and all the bronze utensils used by the priests. 25:15 The captain of the royal guard took the golden and silver censers and basins.

sn See the note at 1 Kgs 7:23.

sn These shovels were used to clean the altar.

sn These were used to trim the wicks.

tn Heb “with which they served [or, ‘fulfilled their duty’].”

sn These held the embers used for the incense offerings.