Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Children of the captivity
the enemies of Judah and Benjamin heard that the people of the exile were building a temple to the Lord God of Israel,
1 Kings 8:63
Solomon offered for the sacrifice of peace offerings, which he offered to the Lord, 22,000 oxen and 120,000 sheep.
So the king and all the sons of Israel dedicated the house of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 7:5
King Solomon offered a sacrifice of 22,000 oxen and 120,000 sheep. Thus the king and all the people dedicated the house of God.
At that time the Feast of the Dedication took place at Jerusalem;
Now the priests and the Levites, some of the people, the singers, the gatekeepers and the temple servants lived in their cities, and all Israel in their cities.