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Ishall dwell securely in their land,

and none Ishall make them afraid ; 27 °when I have brought them again

from the peoples', and gathered them out of their enemies' lands, and am

sanctified in them in the sight of 28) many nations. i And they shall

know that I am the LORD their God, 'in that Il caused them to 'gol into captivity among the 'nations, and have gathered them unto their own

land; and 'I will leave none of them 29 any more there; 'neither will I hide

my face any more from them: for I have poured out my spirit upon the house of Israel, saith the Lord God.

401 In the five and twentieth year of

our captivity, in the beginning of the year, in the tenth day of the month, in the fourteenth year after that the city was smitten, in the selfsame day,

the hand of the LORD was upon me, 2 and 'hel brought me thither. ° In the

visions of God brought he me into the land of Israel, and set me down! upon a very high mountain, 'whereon!

was as it were the frame of a city 3 on the south. And he brought me

thither, and behold, there was a man, whose appearance was like the appearance of brass, with a line of fax in his hand, and a measuring reed; and he stood in the gate. And the man said unto me, Son of man, behold with thine eyes, and hear with thine ears, and set thine heart upon all that I shall shew thee; for to the intent that I might shew them unto thee art thou brought hither : declare all that thou seest to the house of

Israel. 5 And behold, a wall on the outside

of the house round about, and in the man's hand a measuring reed of six cubits long, 'of al cubit and lan' handbreadth leach': so he measured the

Ithickness of the building, one reed; (6 and the height, one reed.

"Then came he unto the gate which looketh toward the east, and went up the Isteps thereof; and 'hel measured the threshold of the gate, one reed broad : land the other threshold, one

7 reed broad. And every 2tlodge was

one reed long, and one reed broad; and the space between the lodges was! five cubits; and the threshold of the gate by the porch of the gate Itoward the housel was

one reed. 8 °8 He measured also the porch of the

gate 'toward the house', one reed. 9 Then measured he the porch of the

gate, eight cubits; and the “posts thereof, two cubits; and the porch

of the gate was 'toward the house!. 10 °And the lodgesi of the gate east

ward were three on this side, and three on that side; they three were of one measure: and the posts had

one measure on this side and on that 11 side. And he measured the breadth

of the 'opening of the gate, ten cubits;

and the length of the gate, thirteen 12 cubits; and a border before the

Hlodges', one cubit on this side, and la border', one cubit on that side; and the 'lodgesl, six cubits on this

side, and six cubits on that side. 13 °1 And he measured the gate from

the roof of Ithel one 'lodgel to the roof of 'the other, al breadth Soft five

and twenty cubits ; door against door. (14)°He made also posts, threescore cu

bits; land! the court Treached I unto

the post, the gate 'being round about. 15)°And from the forefront of the gate

latl the entrance unto the forefront

of the binner porch of the gate were 16 fifty cubits. And there were 'closed

windows to the lodges', and to their posts within the gate round about, and likewise to the barches: and windows were round about inward : and

upon each post were palm trees. 17 Then brought he me into the louter!

court, and, lo, there were chambers and a pavement, made for the court

round about: thirty chambers were 18) upon the pavement.

And the pavement was by the 'side of the gates, lanswerable unto the length of the

gates, leven' the lower pavement. 19 Then he measured the breadth from

the forefront of the lower gate unto the forefront of the inner court with

out, an hundred cubits, 'both on the 20 easti and lon the north'. And the

gate of the louteri court 'whose pros

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6 Or, Icolonnadel The meaning of

the Hebrew word is uncertain. * Heb. shoulder.

VERSION OF 1611.-dwelt safely .. made ; 27 people; 28 then . . which .. be led . . heathen : but I .. have left. - XL. 2 by which ; 5 by the .. a .. breadth ; 6 stairs .. (which was).. (of the gate, which was): 7 little chamber .. little chambers were .. within ; 8 within ; 9 inward; 10 little chambers; 11 entry: 12 The space also .. little chambers was .. the space was .. little chambers were ; 13 then.. little chamber ..another : the.. was; 14 (of)..even..of; 15 face .. of. face; 16 narrow little chambers ; 17 outward; 18 over against; 19 eastward .. northward; 20 outward.. that looked. = [73]

pect is toward the north, he measured

the length thereof and the breadth 21 thereof. °And the 'lodges' thereof

were three on this side and three on that side; and the posts thereof and the arches thereof were after the measure of the first gate: the length

thereof was fifty cubits, and the breadth 22 five and twenty cubits. And 'the!

windows Ithereofl, and Ithel arches Ithereoft, and 'the palm trees 'thereof, were after the measure of the gate Iwhose prospect is towardi the east ; and they went up unto it by seven

steps; and the arches thereof were 23) before them. And Ithere was lal

gate 'to the inner court over against the other! gate, "both on the north and lon! the east; and he measured

from gate to gate an hundred cubits. 24 ° Andi he lled me toward the south,

and behold a gate toward the south : and he measured the posts thereof and

the arches thereof according to these 25 measures. And there were windows

in it and in the arches thereof round about, like those windows: the length

was fifty cubits, and the breadth five 26 and twenty cubits. 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 27 thereof. And there was a gate 'to

the inner court toward the south : and he measured from gate to gate

toward the south an hundred cubits. 28 "Then he brought me to the inner

court by the south gate: and he meas

ured the south gate according to these 29 measures; °and the 'lodgesi thereof,

and the posts thereof, and the arches thereof, according to these measures : and there were windows in it and in the arches thereof round about: it was

fifty cubits long, and five and twenty 30) cubits broad. °And there were

arches round about, five and twenty

cubits long, and five cubits broad. 31 °And the arches thereof were toward

the louter! court; and palm trees were

upon the posts thereof: and the go32 ing up to it had eight steps. And

he brought me into the inner court toward the east: and he measured the gate according to these measures;

(33 °and the 'lodges' thereof, and the

posts thereof, and the arches thereof, according to these measures : and there were windows therein and in the arches thereof round about: it was

fifty cubits long, and five and twenty 34 cubits broad. And the arches there

of were toward the louter court; and palm trees were upon the posts thereof, on this side, and on that side : and

the going up to it had eight steps. 35 °And he brought me to the north gate:

and 'he' measured it according to these 36 measures; °the lodges thereof, the

posts thereof, and the arches thereof; and there werel windows therein! round about: the length was fifty

cubits, and the breadth five and 37 twenty cubits. "And the posts there

of were toward the louter court; and palm trees were upon the posts thereof, on this side, and on that side : and

the going up to it had eight steps. 38 And la chamber with the door

thereof 'wasi by the posts at the

gates; 'there they washed the burnt 39 offering. °And 'in the porch of the

gate were two tables on this side, and two tables on that side, to slay thereon

the burnt offering and the sin offering 40) and the 'guilt' offering. And ton!

the one side without, fas one goeth up to the entry of the gate 'toward the north, were two tables; and on the other side, which Ibelonged to the

porch of the gate, were two tables. 41 Four tables were on this side, and

four tables on that side, by the side

of the gate; eight tables, whereupon (42) they slew Ithel sacrifices. And there!

were four tables for the burnt offering, of hewn stone, a cubit and lani half long, and a cubit and lan! half broad, and one cubit high : whereupon they laid the instruments wherewith they

slew the burnt offering and the sacri43) fice. And the shooks, lan band

breadth long', were fastened within

round about: and upon the tables (44 was the flesh of the loblationi. °5 And

without the inner gate were chambers for the singers in the inner court, which was at the side of the north gate; and their prospect was toward the south : one at the side of the east gate having the prospect toward the

1 Or, loy! ? Or, at the Istairsl of the entry. 3 According to some ancient versions,

ledges. • Or, lin the building!

5 The Sept. has, And he led me into

the inner court, and, behold, two
chambers in the inner court, one
at the side of the gate that looketh
toward the north, having its pros-

pect toward the south, and one at the side of the gate toward the south, but looking toward the north.

VERSION OF 1611.– 21 little chambers ; 22 their .. their . . their . . that looketh towards ; 23 the of .. toward .. toward : 24 After that .. brought; 27 in; 28 And; 29 little chambers; 30 the; 31 utter; 33 little chambers . . (were); 34 outward ; 36 little chambers .. the .. to it; 37 utter; 38 the chambers and .. entries . . were .. of.. where; 39 trespass ; 40 at .. was at; 41 their; 42 the.. (of)..a..a.. (also); 43 a hand broad . . offering ; 44 (the).. of. = [54]

45 north. 'And he said unto me, This

chamber, whose prospect is toward

the south, is for the priests, the keep46) ers of the charge of the house. And

the chamber whose prospect is toward the north is for the priests, the keepers of the charge of the altar: these are the sons of Zadok, which from among the sons of Levi come near

to the LORD to minister unto him. (47 ° And he measured the court, an

hundred cubits long, and an hundred cubits broad, foursquare; and the

altar was before the house. 48 Then he brought me to the porch

of the house, and measured each post of the porch, five cubits on this side, and five cubits on that side: and the breadth of the gate was three cubits

on this side, and three cubits on that 49 side. °The length of the porch was

twenty cubits, and the breadth eleven cubits; lleven' by the steps whereby they went up to it : and there were pillars by the posts, one on this side,

and another on that side. 411 And he brought me to the temple,

and measured the posts, six cubits broad on the one side, and six cubits

broad on the other side, which was 2 the breadth of the tabernacle. And

the breadth of the slentrancel was ten cubits; and the sides of the lentrancel were five cubits on the one side, and five cubits on the other side: and he measured the length thereof,

forty cubits, and the breadth, twenty 3 cubits. Then went he inward, and

measured leach' post of the 'entrancel, two cubits : and the entrancel, six

cubits; and the breadth of the lentrancei, seven cubits. OI Andi he

measured the length thereof, twenty cubits, and the breadth, twenty cubits, before the 'temple : and he said unto

me, This is the most holy place. 5 Then' he measured the wall of the

house, six cubits ; and the breadth of every side-chamber, four cubits,

round about the house on every side. 6 °And the side-chambers were lin!

three Istories', one over another, and thirty in order; and they entered into the wall which I belonged to the house for the side-chambers round about, that

they might have hold 'therein, and not

havel hold in the wall of the house. 7)°And 5the side-chambers Iwere broader

as they encompassed the house higheri and higheri ; for the lencompassing of the house went 'higher and higher round about the house: therefore the breadth of the house icontinued' upward; and so lone went upi from the lowest chamber to the high8'est by the middle chamberi. I saw

also that the house 'had ia raised basementi round about: the founda

tions of the side-chambers were a full 9 reed 8of six great cubits. °The thick

ness of the wall, which was for the side- chambers, on the outside!, was five cubits : 'and that which was left

was the place of the side-chambers 10 that belonged to the housel. 'And

between the chambers was la breadthi

of twenty cubits round about the 11 house on every side. And the doors

of the side-chambers were toward the place that was left, one door toward the north, and another door toward the south: and the breadth

of the place that was left was five 12 cubits round about. TAndi the build

ing that was before the separate place at the isidel toward the west was seventy cubits broad; and the wall of the building was five cubits thick

round about, and the length thereof 13 ninety cubits. So he measured the

house, an hundred cubits long; and the separate place, and the building, with

the walls thereof, an hundred cubits 14 long ; °also the breadth of the face of

the house, and of the separate place

toward the east, an hundred cubits. 15 And he measured the length of the

building before the separate place which was 'at the back thereofl, and the galleries thereof on the one side and on the other side, an hundred

cubits ; land the inner temple, and 16 the porches of the court; "the thresh

olds', and the closed! windows, and the galleries round about on their three stories, over against the 'thresholdi, cieled with wood round about, and from the ground up to the win

dows; 'now! the windows were cov17 ered; oto "the space above the door,

. من

1 The Sept. has, and by ten steps they

went c. 2 Heb. tent.

See Ex. xxvi. 22-25. S Heb. shoulders. 4 See 1 Kings vi. 5. 5 Or, there was an enlarging, and a

winding about still uprvard to the 1 Heb. height
side-chambers : for the winding Or, of six cubits ito the joining!
about of the house went still up- 9 The Sept. has, and that which was
ward round about the house

left between the side-chambers 6 Or, that the house i was highl round that belonged to the house and beabout

tween the chambers was &c.

VERSION OF 1611.–47 So .. (that); 48 And; 49 and he brought me. — XLI. 1 Afterward; 2 door .. door; 3 the .. door .. door .. door; 4 So; 5 After; 6 was of.. but they had ; 7 there was an enlarging .. a winding about still upward to.. winding about.. still upward .. was still .. increased .. midst ; & the height of ; 9 chamber without..were within ; 10 the wideness ; 12 Now.. end; 15 over against .. behind it .. with ; 16 door posts . . narrow .. door . . and ; 17 that. = [61]

even unto the inner house, and without, and by all the wall round about

within and without, by measure. (18 °And it was made with' icherubim!

and palm trees; 'andi a palm tree

was between cherub and cherub, and 19) every cherub had two faces ; oso that

'there was the face of a man toward the palm tree on the one side, and the face of a young lion toward the palm tree on the other side : 'thus' was it

made through all the house round 20 about. From the ground unto above

the door were Icherubim! and palm

trees made : 21thus wasl the wall of 21) the temple. As for the temple, the

door! posts were squared; and as for the face of the sanctuary, the

appearance thereof wasi 3as the ap22) pearance of the 'templel

. "The altar was of wood, three cubits high, and the length thereof two cubits; and Sthe corners thereof, and the blength thereof, and the walls thereof, were of wood : and he said unto me, This

is the table that is before the Lord. 23 °And the temple and the sanctuary (24 had two doors. And the doors had

two leaves apiece, two turning leaves;

two leaves for the one door, and two 25 leaves for the other. "And there were

made on them, on the doors of the temple, icherubim' and palm trees, like as were made upon the walls ; and there were thick 'beams of wood!

bupon the face of the porch without. 26 °And there were closedi windows and

palm trees on the one side and on the other side, on the sides of the porch : Ithus were the side-chambers of the

house, and 'thel thick 'beams'. 421 Then he brought me forth into

the louter! court, the way toward the north: and he brought me into the chamber that was over against the separate place, and which was lover

against the building toward the north. 2 °Before the length of ?an hundred

cubits was the north door, and the 3 breadth was fifty cubits. °Over against

the twenty cubits which 'belonged to! the inner court, and over against the pavement which ibe ed to the

jouter court, was gallery against gal4 lery sin 'the third story'.' °And before

the chambers was a walk of ten cubits breadth inward, a way of 'one cubit;

and their doors werel toward the (5 north.

°Now the upper chambers were shorter: for the galleries 'took away from these, 'more than 'from!

the lower and the middlemost, 'in' the 6 building. For they were in three

stories, land they' had not pillars as the pillars of the courts : therefore the upperinosti was straitened more

than the lowest and the middlemost 7 from the ground. And the wall

that was without 'by the side of the chambers, "toward the louter! court

before! the chambers, the length 8 thereof was fifty cubits. For the

length of the chambers that were in the louteri court was fifty cubits: and,

lo, before the temple were an hundred 9 cubits. And from under these cham

bers was the entry on the east side,

as one goeth into them from the 10) 'outer court. °In the thickness of the

10 wall of the court toward the east, Ibeforel the separate place, and 'be

forel the building, 'therel were cham11 bers. "And the way before them was

like the appearance of the way of the chambers which were toward the north ; 11according to their length so was their breadth : and all their goings out were both according to their

fashions, and according to their doors. * 12 °And according to the doors of the

chambers that were toward the south was a door in the head of the way,

the way directly before the 10 wall toward the east, as one entereth 13 into them. Then said he unto me,

The north chambers and the south chambers, which are before the separate place, they be the holy chambers, where the priests that are neari unto the Lord shall eat the most holy things : there shall they lay the most holy things, and the imeal offering, and the sin offering, and the guilt!

offering ; for the place is holy. 14 °When the priests enterlin', then

shall they not go out of the holy place into the louteri court, but there they shall lay their garments wherein they minister; for they are holy: and 'they' shall put on other garments,

even

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9 According to some ancient versions,

a hundred cubits. 10 Or, Ifencel 11 Or, they werel as long as they,

and as broad as they

VERSION OF 1611.–18 cherubims . . so that .. (a).. (a); 20 cherubims .. and on ; 21 of

of the one .. other; 24 (door); 25 cherubims . . planks ; 26 narrow .. and upon .. planks. XLII, 1 utter . . before; 3 were for . . was for .. utter .. three stories; 5 were higher than ..

· (than)..of; 6 but.. building; 7 over against .. towards utter .. on the forepart of; 8 utter; 9'utter ; 10 The.. over against .. over against; 11 as long as they, and as broad as they ; 13 approach .. meat .. trespass; 14 therein .. utter. = [65]

and shall approach to that which their door! post 'beside my 'door 'pertaineth to the people.

post', and sithere was but the wall 15 Now when he had made an end of between me and them ; 'andi they

measuring the inner house, he brought have defiled my holy name by their me forth iby the way of the gate abominations 'whichi they have com

whose prospect is toward the east, mitted: wherefore I have consumed 16 and measured it round about. °He 9 them in mine anger. Now let them measured on the east Iside with the

put away their whoredom, and the measuring reed, five hundred reeds, carcases of their kings, far from me,

with the measuring reed round about. and I will dwell in the midst of them 17 °He measured on the north lside,

for ever. five hundred reeds, with the measur- 10 Thou, son of man, shew the house 18 ing reed round about. He measured to the house of Israel, that they may

on the south side, five hundred be ashamed of their iniquities : and let 19 reeds, with the measuring reed. 'He 11 them measure the pattern. °And if

turned about to the west Iside, and they be ashamed of all that they have

measured five hundred reeds with the done, Imake known unto them the 20 measuring reed. 'He measured it form of the house, and the fashion

210n! the four sides : it had a wall thereof, and the goings out thereof, round about, 'the length' five hundred, and the comings in thereof, and all and the breadth five hundred, to the forms thereof, and all the ordimake a separation between that nances thereof, and all the forms which was holy' and 'that which was thereof, and all the laws thereof, and common'.

write it in their sight : that they may 431 Afterward he brought me to the keep the whole form thereof, and all

gate, even the gate that looketh to- the ordinances thereof, and do them. 2 ward the east: 'and behold, the glory

12 °This is the law of the house: upon of the God of Israel came from the the top of the mountain the whole way of the east: and his voice was limit thereof round about shall be

like the soundi of many waters : and most holy. Behold, this is the law 3 the earth shined with his glory. °And of the house.

it was according to the appearance of (13 And these are the measures of the the vision which I saw, even accord- altar "byi cubits: (the cubit is a cubit ing to the vision that I saw when I and 'an' handbreadth :) the bbottom came to destroy the city; and the shall be a cubit, and the breadth a visions were like the vision that I cubit, and the border thereof by the

saw by the river Chebar : and I fell edge thereof round about a span: and 4 upon my face. And the glory of the this shall be the 61 basel of the altar.

Lord came into the house by the way *(14 °And from the bottom ?upon the

of the gate whose prospect is toward ground to the lower 8settle shall be 5 the east. ° And the spirit took me two cubits, and the breadth one cubit;

up, and brought me into the inner and from the lesser settle to the

court; and behold, the glory of the greater settle shall be four cubits, 6 LORD filled the house. And I heard 15 and the breadth ial cubit. And the

lonel speaking unto me out of the olupperl altar shall be four cubits; and

house ; and tal man stood by me. from the 10altar 'hearth' and upward 7) And he said unto me, Son of man, 16 there shall be four horns. And the

this is the place of my throne, and altar 'hearth' shall be twelve cubits the place of the soles of my feet, long by! twelve broad, square in the where I will dwell in the midst of the 17 four isidest thereof. 'And the settle children of Israel for ever: and the shall be fourteen cubits long 'by fourhouse of Israel shall no more defile teen broad in the four Isides, thereof; my holy name, neither they, nor their and the border about it shall be half kings, by their whoredom, 'andi by a cubit; and the bottom thereof shall

the carcases of their kings 3in their be a cubit about ; and the steps 8 high places; 'in their setting of their thereoft shall look toward the east.

threshold by my threshold", and 18 And he said unto me, Son of man,

1 Heb. wind.
? Heb. toward the four winds.
3 Or, according to another reading,

in their ideath!

4 Or, sum
5 Or, Thollow. Heb. bosom.
6 Heb, back.
? Or, lati

8 Or, lledgel
? Heb. Harel.
10 Heb. Ariel. See Is. xxix. I.

VERSION OF 1611.- those things.. are for; 15 toward ; 20 by reeds long .. broad .. the sanctuary.. the profane place. XLIII. 2 a noise; 5 So; 6 him ..the; 7 nor; 8 thresholds .. by .. posts .. even .. that; 11 shew; 13 after the .. a .. (even).: (shall be).. higher place; 14 (even).. (even) ..one: 15 So; 16 squares; 17 and.. squarcs.. his stairs. = [43]

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