Ezekiel 40:9
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New International Version
it was eight cubits deep and its jambs were two cubits thick. The portico of the gateway faced the temple.

New Living Translation
It was 14 feet across, with supporting columns 3- 1/2 feet thick. This entry room was at the inner end of the gateway structure, facing toward the Temple.

English Standard Version
Then he measured the vestibule of the gateway, eight cubits; and its jambs, two cubits; and the vestibule of the gate was at the inner end.

Berean Study Bible
it was eight cubits deep and its jambs were two cubits thick. And the portico of the gateway faced the temple.

New American Standard Bible
He measured the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and its side pillars, two cubits. And the porch of the gate was faced inward.

King James Bible
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inward.

Christian Standard Bible
it was 14 feet, and its jambs were 3 1/2 feet. The gate's portico was on the temple side.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
it was 14 feet, and its pilasters were 3 1/2 feet. The portico of the gate was on the temple side.

International Standard Version
He measured the vestibule of the gate inside at eight cubits and the doorjambs at two cubits. (The vestibule at the gate faced away from the Temple.)

NET Bible
He measured the porch of the gate as 14 feet, and its jambs as 3 1/2 feet; the porch of the gate faced inward.

New Heart English Bible
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and its posts, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was toward the house.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
It extended 14 feet from the temple. Its recessed walls were 3 1/2 feet thick. The gateway's entrance hall faced the temple.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inward.

New American Standard 1977
And he measured the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and its side pillars, two cubits. And the porch of the gate was faced inward.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Then he measured the entrance of the portal, eight cubits; and its posts, two cubits; and the entrance of the portal within.

King James 2000 Bible
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and its posts, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inside.

American King James Version
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inward.

American Standard Version
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was toward the house.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he measured the porch of the gate eight cubits, and the front thereof two cubits: and the porch of the gate was inward.

Darby Bible Translation
And he measured the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inward.

English Revised Version
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was toward the house.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then he measured the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and its posts, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inward.

World English Bible
Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and its posts, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was toward the house.

Young's Literal Translation
and he measureth the porch of the gate eight cubits, and its posts two cubits, and the porch of the gates from within,
Study Bible
The East Gate
8Then he measured the portico of the gateway inside; 9it was eight cubits deep and its jambs were two cubits thick. And the portico of the gateway faced the temple. 10There were three gate chambers on each side of the east gate, each with the same measurements, and the gateposts on either side also had the same measurements.…
Cross References
Ezekiel 40:8
Then he measured the portico of the gateway inside;

Ezekiel 40:10
There were three gate chambers on each side of the east gate, each with the same measurements, and the gateposts on either side also had the same measurements.

Ezekiel 41:1
Next he brought me into the outer sanctuary and measured the side pillars to be six cubits wide on each side.

Ezekiel 41:21
The outer sanctuary had a rectangular doorframe, and the doorframe of the sanctuary was similar.

Ezekiel 41:26
There were beveled windows and palm trees on the side walls of the portico. The side rooms of the temple also had canopies.

Ezekiel 44:3
Only the prince himself may sit inside the gateway to eat in the presence of the LORD. He must enter by way of the portico of the gateway and go out the same way.”

Treasury of Scripture

Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits; and the posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch of the gate was inward.

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Then measured he the porch of the gate, eight cubits,.... This could not be the length of the porch from gate to gate, or from east to west, as Lipman (z); since there were five cubits between every little chamber; but the breadth of it from north to south, and was four yards and two feet over:

and the posts thereof two cubits; these were columns or pillars placed on each side of the porch, or at the portal of the gate, of two cubits, or a yard and half a foot thick; which, added to the other eight cubits, made the entrance ten cubits, as in Ezekiel 40:11 what these posts, pillars, or columns signify, see on Ezekiel 40:14,

and the porch of the gate was inward; this was the porch of the inward gate; or this was the measure of the porch within the gate.

(z) Ibid. (Lipman. Tzaurath Beth Hamikdash), sect. 6. 9. posts—projecting column-faced fronts of the sides of the doorway, opposite to one another.40:1-49 The Vision of the Temple. - Here is a vision, beginning at ch. 40, and continued to the end of the book, ch. 48, which is justly looked upon to be one of the most difficult portions in all the book of God. When we despair to be satisfied as to any difficulty we meet with, let us bless God that our salvation does not depend upon it, but that things necessary are plain enough; and let us wait till God shall reveal even this unto us. This chapter describes two outward courts of the temple. Whether the personage here mentioned was the Son of God, or a created angel, is not clear. But Christ is both our Altar and our Sacrifice, to whom we must look with faith in all approaches to God; and he is Salvation in the midst of the earth, Ps 74:12, to be looked unto from all quarters.



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