New International Version
Seven steps led up to it, with its portico opposite them; it had palm tree decorations on the faces of the projecting walls on each side.
King James Bible
And there were seven steps to go up to it, and the arches thereof were before them: and it had palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side, upon the posts thereof.
Darby Bible Translation
And there were seven steps to go up to it; and its projections were before them; and it had palm-trees, one on this side and one on that side, upon its posts.
World English Bible
There were seven steps to go up to it, and its arches were before them; and it had palm trees, one on this side, and another on that side, on its posts.
Young's Literal Translation
and seven steps are its ascent, and its arches are before them, and palm-trees are to it, one on this side, and one on that side, at its posts;
Ezekiel 40:26 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
According to these measures - The same measures that had been used at the eastern court.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryThe Parts of the City. Sion. The Upper City: which was on the North Part.
There is one who asserts Jerusalem to stand on seven hills; but whether upon a reason more light, or more obscure, is not easy to say. "The whale showed Jonah (saith he) the Temple of the Lord, as it is said, 'I went down to the bottom of the mountains': whence we learn that Jerusalem was seated upon seven mountains." One may sooner almost prove the thing itself, than approve of his argument. Let him enjoy his argument to himself; we must fetch the situation elsewhere. "The city itself (saith Josephus) …
John Lightfoot—From the Talmud and Hebraica
The Holy City; Or, the New Jerusalem:
Then he went to the east gate. He climbed its steps and measured the threshold of the gate; it was one rod deep.
The alcoves and the projecting walls inside the gateway were surmounted by narrow parapet openings all around, as was the portico; the openings all around faced inward. The faces of the projecting walls were decorated with palm trees.
Its openings, its portico and its palm tree decorations had the same measurements as those of the gate facing east. Seven steps led up to it, with its portico opposite them.
Its portico faced the outer court; palm trees decorated its jambs, and eight steps led up to it.
Jump to PreviousArches Ascent Covered Decorations Either Faces Front Inside Jambs Leading Opposite Ornaments Palm Palm-Trees Pillars Porches Portico Posts Projecting Projections Seven Side Steps Thereof Tree Trees Uprights Vestibule Way
Jump to NextArches Ascent Covered Decorations Either Faces Front Inside Jambs Leading Opposite Ornaments Palm Palm-Trees Pillars Porches Portico Posts Projecting Projections Seven Side Steps Thereof Tree Trees Uprights Vestibule Way
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