1 Kings 6:33
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New American Standard Bible
So also he made for the entrance of the nave four-sided doorposts of olive wood

King James Bible
So also made he for the door of the temple posts of olive tree, a fourth part of the wall.

Darby Bible Translation
And he also made for the doorway of the temple posts of olive-wood, of the fourth part of the breadth of the house.

World English Bible
So also made he for the entrance of the temple door posts of olive wood, out of a fourth part [of the wall];

Young's Literal Translation
And so he hath made for the opening of the temple, side-posts of the oil-tree, from the fourth.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

The door of the temple - The door, that is, which led from the porch into the great chamber of the temple. Its posts were "a fourth part of the wall," or, "five cubits high," which was, therefore, the height of the doorway.

1 Kings 6:33 Parallel Commentaries

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The Temple and Its Dedication
The long-cherished plan of David to erect a temple to the Lord, Solomon wisely carried out. For seven years Jerusalem was filled with busy workers engaged in leveling the chosen site, in building vast retaining walls, in laying broad foundations,--"great stones, costly stones, and hewed stones,"--in shaping the heavy timbers brought from the Lebanon forests, and in erecting the magnificent sanctuary. 1 Kings 5:17. Simultaneously with the preparation of wood and stone, to which task many thousands
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

The Historical Books.
1. In the Pentateuch we have the establishment of the Theocracy, with the preparatory and accompanying history pertaining to it. The province of the historical books is to unfold its practiced working, and to show how, under the divine superintendence and guidance, it accomplished the end for which it was given. They contain, therefore, primarily, a history of God's dealings with the covenant people under the economy which he had imposed upon them. They look at the course of human events on the
E. P. Barrows—Companion to the Bible

Cross References
Exodus 12:7
'Moreover, they shall take some of the blood and put it on the two doorposts and on the lintel of the houses in which they eat it.

1 Kings 6:23
Also in the inner sanctuary he made two cherubim of olive wood, each ten cubits high.

1 Kings 6:32
So he made two doors of olive wood, and he carved on them carvings of cherubim, palm trees, and open flowers, and overlaid them with gold; and he spread the gold on the cherubim and on the palm trees.

1 Kings 6:34
and two doors of cypress wood; the two leaves of the one door turned on pivots, and the two leaves of the other door turned on pivots.

Ezekiel 41:21
The doorposts of the nave were square; as for the front of the sanctuary, the appearance of one doorpost was like that of the other.

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