“And it came to pass, when the priests were come out of the holy place: (for all the priests that were present were sanctified, and did not then wait by course:” II Chronicles 5:11 The NLT reads this way: “All the priests who were present had purified themselves, whether or not they were on duty that day.” Solomon had finished building the temple in Jerusalem and the day had come for it to be dedicated to the Lord. The priests gathered together and purified themselves to be ready for whatever was required of them. They would not all participate on…