1 Kings 8:26-28
Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition
26 Now therefore, O God of Israel, let thy word be confirmed, which thou hast spoken to thy servant David my father.
27 “But will God indeed dwell on the earth? Behold, heaven and the highest heaven cannot contain thee; how much less this house which I have built![a] 28 Yet have regard to the prayer of thy servant and to his supplication, O Lord my God, hearkening to the cry and to the prayer which thy servant prays before thee this day;Read full chapter
- 8.27 A reminder that Yahweh was very different from the gods of other nations, who dwelt in their temples.