New International Version
For the front of the temple he made two pillars, which together were thirty-five cubits long, each with a capital five cubits high.
King James Bible
Also he made before the house two pillars of thirty and five cubits high, and the chapiter that was on the top of each of them was five cubits.
Darby Bible Translation
And before the house he made two pillars thirty-five cubits long; and the capital that was on the top of each of them was five cubits.
World English Bible
Also he made before the house two pillars of thirty-five cubits high, and the capital that was on the top of each of them was five cubits.
Young's Literal Translation
And he maketh at the front of the house two pillars, thirty and five cubits in length, and the ornament that is on their heads five cubits.
2 Chronicles 3:15 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The weight of the nails was fifty shekels - Bolts must be here intended, as it should be preposterous to suppose nails of nearly two pounds' weight.
The supper chambers - Probably the ceiling is meant.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
thirty The Syriac and Arabic have, agreeably to the parallel passage, `eighteen cubits high;' but the Septuagint, Chaldee, and Vulgate have `thirty and five cubits high.' See the note on
high [heb] long
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
1 Kings 7:15
He cast two bronze pillars, each eighteen cubits high and twelve cubits in circumference.
2 Kings 25:13
The Babylonians broke up the bronze pillars, the movable stands and the bronze Sea that were at the temple of the LORD and they carried the bronze to Babylon.
2 Chronicles 3:16
He made interwoven chains and put them on top of the pillars. He also made a hundred pomegranates and attached them to the chains.
Each pillar was eighteen cubits high and twelve cubits in circumference; each was four fingers thick, and hollow.
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