2 Chronicles 6:11
New International Version
There I have placed the ark, in which is the covenant of the LORD that he made with the people of Israel.”

New Living Translation
There I have placed the Ark, which contains the covenant that the LORD made with the people of Israel.”

English Standard Version
And there I have set the ark, in which is the covenant of the LORD that he made with the people of Israel.”

Berean Study Bible
And there I have provided a place for the ark, which contains the covenant of the LORD that He made with the children of Israel.”

King James Bible
And in it have I put the ark, wherein is the covenant of the LORD, that he made with the children of Israel.

New King James Version
And there I have put the ark, in which is the covenant of the LORD which He made with the children of Israel.”

New American Standard Bible
There I have placed the ark in which is the covenant of the LORD, which He made with the sons of Israel.”

NASB 1995
“There I have set the ark in which is the covenant of the LORD, which He made with the sons of Israel.”

NASB 1977
“And there I have set the ark, in which is the covenant of the LORD, which He made with the sons of Israel.”

Amplified Bible
There I have placed the ark [the symbol of His Presence] in which is the covenant of the LORD [the Ten Commandments], which He made with the people (descendants) of Israel.”

Christian Standard Bible
I have put the ark there, where the LORD’s covenant is that he made with the Israelites.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I have put the ark there, where Yahweh’s covenant is that He made with the Israelites.

American Standard Version
And there have I set the ark, wherein is the covenant of Jehovah, which he made with the children of Israel.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And I have formed a place for the Ark in which is placed the Covenant of LORD JEHOVAH, which he gave our fathers when he brought them out from the land of Egypt.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and I have set there the ark in which is the covenant of the Lord, which he made with Israel.

Contemporary English Version
I've also put the sacred chest in the temple. And in that chest are the two flat stones on which is written the solemn agreement the LORD made with our ancestors when he rescued them from Egypt.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And I have put in it the ark, wherein is the covenant of the Lord, which he made with the children of Israel.

English Revised Version
And there have I set the ark, wherein is the covenant of the LORD, which he made with the children of Israel.

Good News Translation
I have placed in the Temple the Covenant Box, which contains the stone tablets of the covenant which the LORD made with the people of Israel."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I've put the ark which contains the LORD's promise to Israel there."

International Standard Version
I have placed in it the ark in which the covenant that the LORD made with the Israelis is stored."

JPS Tanakh 1917
And there have I set the ark, wherein is the covenant of the LORD, which He made with the children of Israel.'

Literal Standard Version
and I place the Ark there, where the covenant of YHWH [is] that He made with the sons of Israel.”

NET Bible
and set up in it a place for the ark containing the covenant the LORD made with the Israelites."

New Heart English Bible
There I have set the ark, in which is the covenant of the LORD, which he made with the children of Israel."

World English Bible
There I have set the ark, in which is the covenant of Yahweh, which he made with the children of Israel."

Young's Literal Translation
and I place there the ark, where is the covenant of Jehovah that He made with the sons of Israel.'

Additional Translations ...
Context
Solomon Praises the LORD
10Now the LORD has fulfilled the word that He spoke. I have succeeded my father David, and I sit on the throne of Israel, as the LORD promised. I have built the house for the Name of the LORD, the God of Israel. 11And there I have provided a place for the ark, which contains the covenant of the LORD that He made with the children of Israel.”

Cross References
2 Chronicles 5:7
Then the priests brought the ark of the covenant of the LORD to its place in the inner sanctuary of the temple, the Most Holy Place, beneath the wings of the cherubim.

2 Chronicles 5:10
There was nothing in the ark except the two tablets that Moses had placed in it at Horeb, where the LORD had made a covenant with the Israelites after they had come out of Egypt.

2 Chronicles 6:10
Now the LORD has fulfilled the word that He spoke. I have succeeded my father David, and I sit on the throne of Israel, as the LORD promised. I have built the house for the Name of the LORD, the God of Israel.

2 Chronicles 6:12
Then Solomon stood before the altar of the LORD in front of the whole assembly of Israel and spread out his hands.

Psalm 50:5
"Gather to Me My saints, who made a covenant with Me by sacrifice."


Treasury of Scripture

And in it have I put the ark, wherein is the covenant of the LORD, that he made with the children of Israel.

I put the ark

2 Chronicles 5:7,10
And the priests brought in the ark of the covenant of the LORD unto his place, to the oracle of the house, into the most holy place, even under the wings of the cherubims: …

Exodus 40:20
And he took and put the testimony into the ark, and set the staves on the ark, and put the mercy seat above upon the ark:

1 Kings 8:9,21
There was nothing in the ark save the two tables of stone, which Moses put there at Horeb, when the LORD made a covenant with the children of Israel, when they came out of the land of Egypt…









(11) And in it have I put the ark.--And I have set there the ark, abridged from 1Kings 8:21, "and I have set there a place for the ark." So Syriac and Arabic, "and I have prepared a place for the ark."

Wherein is the covenant.--The two tables of the Law. (See 2Chronicles 5:10.)



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And there I have provided
וָאָשִׂ֥ים (wā·’ā·śîm)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 7760: Put -- to put, place, set

a place
אֶת־ (’eṯ-)
Direct object marker
Strong's 853: Untranslatable mark of the accusative case

for the ark,
הָ֣אָר֔וֹן (hā·’ā·rō·wn)
Article | Noun - common singular
Strong's 727: A chest, ark

which contains
שָׁ֖ם (šām)
Adverb
Strong's 8033: There, then, thither

the covenant
בְּרִ֣ית (bə·rîṯ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's 1285: A covenant

of the LORD
יְהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

that
אֲשֶׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

He made
כָּרַ֖ת (kā·raṯ)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3772: To cut, to destroy, consume, to covenant

with
עִם־ (‘im-)
Preposition
Strong's 5973: With, equally with

the children
בְּנֵ֥י (bə·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 1121: A son

of Israel.”
יִשְׂרָאֵֽל׃ (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc


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