New International Version
From the floor to the area above the entrance, cherubim and palm trees were carved on the wall of the main hall.
King James Bible
From the ground unto above the door were cherubims and palm trees made, and on the wall of the temple.
Darby Bible Translation
From the ground unto above the entry were the cherubim and the palm-trees made, and [on] the wall of the temple.
World English Bible
from the ground to above the door were cherubim and palm trees made: thus was the wall of the temple.
Young's Literal Translation
from the earth unto above the opening are the cherubs and the palm-trees made, and on the wall of the temple.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
From the ground unto above the door - The temple was thirty cubits high, 1 Kings 6:2, the gate was fourteen cubits, chap. Ezekiel 40:48. The palm trees and the cherubim were the same height as the gate or door. The windows were above the door.
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To a modern taste, Ezekiel does not appeal anything like so powerfully as Isaiah or Jeremiah. He has neither the majesty of the one nor the tenderness and passion of the other. There is much in him that is fantastic, and much that is ritualistic. His imaginations border sometimes on the grotesque and sometimes on the mechanical. Yet he is a historical figure of the first importance; it was very largely from him that Judaism received the ecclesiastical impulse by which for centuries it was powerfully …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
"'Do not make idols or set up an image or a sacred stone for yourselves, and do not place a carved stone in your land to bow down before it. I am the LORD your God.
were carved cherubim and palm trees. Palm trees alternated with cherubim. Each cherub had two faces:
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