2 Chronicles Chapter 3
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1 The place, and time of building the Temple. 3 The measure and ornaments of the house. 11 The Cherubims. 14 The vaile and pillars.
1 Then Solomon began to build the house of the Lord at Ierusalem in Mount Moriah, where the Lord appeared vnto Dauid his father, in the place that Dauid had prepared in the threshing floore of Ornan the Iebusite.1
3 ¶ Now these are the things wherein Solomon was instructed for the building of the house of God. The length by cubites after the first measure was threescore cubits, and the breadth twentie cubites.3
4 And the porch that was in the front of the house, the length of it was atcording to the breadth of the house, twentie cubites, and the height was an hundred and twenty: and he ouerlaid it within, with pure gold.4
8 And he made the most holy house, the length whereof was, according to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, and the breadth thereof twentie cubits: and he ouerlaid it with fine gold amounting to sixe hundred talents.
11 ¶ And the wings of the Cherubims were twentie cubites long: one wing of the one Cherub was fiue cubites, reaching to the wall of the house: and the other wing was likewise fiue cubites, reaching to the wing of the other Cherub:
2 Chronicles Chapter 3 Sidenote References (from Original 1611 KJV Bible):
1 1.Kin.6.1, &c. , Or, which was seene of Dauid his father. , Or, Araunah, 2.Sam. 24.18. 1.chr. 21.18.
3 1.King.6. 2. , Heb. founded.
4 1.King.6. 3.
6 Heb. couered.
10 Or, (as some thinke) of mooueable worke.
13 Or, toward the house.
14 Mat.27.51 , Heb. caused to ascend
15 Ier.52. 21 1.king.7.15 , Hebr. long.
17 1.King.7. 21. , That is, he shal establish , That is, in it is strength
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