Ezekiel 42:10
New International Version
On the south side along the length of the wall of the outer court, adjoining the temple courtyard and opposite the outer wall, were rooms

New Living Translation
On the south side of the Temple there were two blocks of rooms just south of the inner courtyard between the Temple and the outer courtyard. These rooms were arranged just like the rooms on the north.

English Standard Version
In the thickness of the wall of the court, on the south also, opposite the yard and opposite the building, there were chambers

Berean Study Bible
On the south side along the length of the wall of the outer court were chambers, adjoining the courtyard and opposite the building,

New American Standard Bible
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, facing the separate area and facing the building, there were chambers.

King James Bible
The chambers were in the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, over against the separate place, and over against the building.

Christian Standard Bible
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the south, there were chambers facing the temple yard and the western building,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the south, there were chambers facing the temple yard and the western building,

International Standard Version
There were chambers built into the thick part of the wall of the court facing the east; that is, facing the separate area toward the front of the building,

NET Bible
At the beginning of the wall of the court toward the south, facing the courtyard and the building, were chambers

New Heart English Bible
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the south, before the separate place, and before the building, there were rooms.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
There were side rooms parallel to the wall of the courtyard on the south side. They faced the open area and the building.

JPS Tanakh 1917
In the breadth of the wall of the court toward the east, before the separate place, and before the building, there were chambers,

New American Standard 1977
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, facing the separate area and facing the building, there were chambers.

Jubilee Bible 2000
All along the wall of the court toward the east, over against the separate place, and in front of the building were chambers.

King James 2000 Bible
There were chambers in the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, opposite the separate courtyard, and opposite the building.

American King James Version
The chambers were in the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, over against the separate place, and over against the building.

American Standard Version
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, before the separate place, and before the building, there were chambers.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
by the opening of the walk at the corner; and the south parts were toward the south, toward the remaining space, and toward the partition, and so were the chambers.

Douay-Rheims Bible
In the breadth of the outward wall of the court that was toward the east, over against the separate building, and there were chambers before the building.

Darby Bible Translation
In the breadth of the wall of the court toward the south, before the separate place, and before the building, were cells;

English Revised Version
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, before the separate place, and before the building, there were chambers.

Webster's Bible Translation
The chambers were in the thickness of the wall of the court towards the east, over against the separate place, and over against the building.

World English Bible
In the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, before the separate place, and before the building, there were rooms.

Young's Literal Translation
In the breadth of the wall of the court eastward, unto the front of the separate place, and unto the front of the building, are chambers.
Study Bible
Chambers for the Priests
9And below these chambers was the entrance on the east side as one enters them from the outer court. 10On the south side along the length of the wall of the outer court were chambers, adjoining the courtyard and opposite the building, 11with a passageway in front of them, just like the chambers that were on the north. They had the same length and width, as well as all their exits, measurements, and entrances.…
Cross References
Ezekiel 40:17
Then he brought me into the outer court, and there were chambers and a pavement laid out all around the court. Thirty chambers faced the pavement,

Ezekiel 41:12
Now the building that faced the temple courtyard on the west was seventy cubits wide, and the wall of the building was five cubits thick all around and a length of ninety cubits.

Ezekiel 41:13
Then the man measured the temple to be a hundred cubits long, and the temple courtyard and the building with its walls were also a hundred cubits long.

Ezekiel 41:15
Next he measured the length of the building facing the temple courtyard at the rear of the temple, including its galleries on each side; it was a hundred cubits. The outer sanctuary, the inner sanctuary, and the porticoes facing the court,

Ezekiel 42:1
Then the man led me out northward into the outer court, and he brought me to the group of chambers opposite the temple courtyard and the outer wall on the north side.

Ezekiel 42:7
A wall on the outside ran in front of the chambers, parallel to them, toward the outer court, for fifty cubits.

Ezekiel 42:13
Then the man said to me, "The north and south chambers facing the temple courtyard are the holy chambers where the priests who approach the LORD will eat the most holy offerings. There they will place the most holy offerings--the grain offerings, the sin offerings, and the guilt offerings--for the place is holy.

Treasury of Scripture

The chambers were in the thickness of the wall of the court toward the east, over against the separate place, and over against the building.

Ezekiel 41:12
Now the building that was before the separate place at the end toward the west was seventy cubits broad; and the wall of the building was five cubits thick round about, and the length thereof ninety cubits.

Ezekiel 42:1,13
Then he brought me forth into the utter court, the way toward the north: and he brought me into the chamber that was over against the separate place, and which was before the building toward the north…

Ezekiel 41:13-15
So he measured the house, an hundred cubits long; and the separate place, and the building, with the walls thereof, an hundred cubits long; …







Lexicon
On the
דֶּ֧רֶךְ (de·reḵ)
Noun - common singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1870: A road, a course of life, mode of action

south side
הַקָּדִ֛ים (haq·qā·ḏîm)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6921: The fore, front part, the East

along the length
בְּרֹ֣חַב ׀ (bə·rō·ḥaḇ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 7341: Breadth, width

of the wall
גֶּ֣דֶר (ge·ḏer)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1444: A circumvallation

of the outer court
הֶחָצֵ֗ר (he·ḥā·ṣêr)
Article | Noun - common singular
Strong's Hebrew 2691: A yard, a hamlet

[were] chambers,
לְשָׁכֽוֹת׃ (lə·šā·ḵō·wṯ)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3957: Room, chamber, hall, cell

adjoining
פְּנֵ֧י (pə·nê)
Noun - common plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 6440: The face

the courtyard
הַגִּזְרָ֛ה (hag·giz·rāh)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1508: The figure, person, an inclosure

and
וְאֶל־ (wə·’el-)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

opposite
פְּנֵ֥י (pə·nê)
Noun - common plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 6440: The face

the building,
הַבִּנְיָ֖ן (hab·bin·yān)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1146: A structure
Verses 10-12. - A similar suite of chambers, corresponding in every detail, is depicted as having stood upon the south side of the temple and in front of the gizrah. The only question among interpreters is whether ver. 10 relates to the north or south suite, or to an east suite. Schroder and Currey see in ver. 10 a repetition, from another point of view, of what has already been stated about the north chambers, viz. that, viewed from the outer court, they appeared in the thickness or breadth of the wall (ver. 7) and (lengthwise) over against the separate place and the buildings, i.e. the gizrah and the temple. Ewald, Smend, and Keil decide that ver. 10 forms part of the description of a south set of chambers only; but in order to make this good they alter the text by substituting הַדָּרום, "the south," for הַקָּדִים, "the east." Plumptre agrees with Kliefoth and Hengstenberg in holding that two similar sets of chambers are described, one on the east side and one on the south side of the inner court wall. The principal objection to this is the fact that only two suites, the north and the south, are referred to by the guide in vers. 13 and 14. 42:1-20 In this chapter are described the priests' chambers, their use, and the dimensions of the holy mount on which the temple stood. These chambers were many. Jesus said, In my Father's house are many mansions: in his house on earth there are many; multitudes, by faith, are lodging in his sanctuary, and yet there is room. These chambers, though private, were near the temple. Our religious services in our chambers, must prepare for public devotions, and further us in improving them, as our opportunities are.
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