11 And (A)you came near and stood at the foot of the mountain, while (B)the mountain burned with fire to the heart of heaven, wrapped in darkness, cloud, and gloom.

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10 (A)He bowed the heavens and (B)came down;
    (C)thick darkness was under his feet.

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Solomon Blesses the Lord

12 (A)Then Solomon said, “The Lord[a] has said that he would dwell (B)in thick darkness.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Kings 8:12 Septuagint The Lord has set the sun in the heavens, but

He (A)bowed the heavens and (B)came down;
    (C)thick darkness was under his feet.

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(A)Clouds and thick darkness are all around him;
    (B)righteousness and justice are the foundation of his throne.

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