Ezekiel 40:15
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New International Version
The distance from the entrance of the gateway to the far end of its portico was fifty cubits.

King James Bible
And from the face of the gate of the entrance unto the face of the porch of the inner gate were fifty cubits.

Darby Bible Translation
And from the front of the gate of the entrance unto the front of the porch of the inner gate were fifty cubits.

World English Bible
[From] the forefront of the gate at the entrance to the forefront of the inner porch of the gate were fifty cubits.

Young's Literal Translation
and by the front of the gate of the entrance, by the front of the porch of the inner gate, fifty cubits;

Ezekiel 40:15 Parallel
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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Fifty cubits - The length of the building. See MMMMM in the plan.

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the face of the gate This was the whole length of the porch, from the outward front (ch

Ezekiel 41:21,25 The posts of the temple were squared, and the face of the sanctuary; the appearance of the one as the appearance of the other...

,) to the inner side which looks into the first court,(ver

Ezekiel 41:17 To that above the door, even to the inner house, and without, and by all the wall round about within and without, by measure.

) including the thickness of the walls, (ver

Ezekiel 41:6 And the side chambers were three, one over another, and thirty in order...

) chambers, (ver

Ezekiel 41:7 And there was an enlarging, and a winding about still upward to the side chambers...

) and spaces between them.

Ezekiel 41:21,25 The posts of the temple were squared, and the face of the sanctuary; the appearance of the one as the appearance of the other...

Ezekiel 40:6,7,17 Then came he to the gate which looks toward the east, and went up the stairs thereof, and measured the threshold of the gate...

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The 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:
WHEREIN ITS GOODLY LIGHT, WALLS, GATES, ANGELS, AND THE MANNER OF THEIR STANDING, ARE EXPOUNDED: ALSO HER LENGTH AND BREADTH, TOGETHER WITH THE GOLDEN MEASURING-REED EXPLAINED: AND THE GLORY OF ALL UNFOLDED. AS ALSO THE NUMEROUSNESS OF ITS INHABITANTS; AND WHAT THE TREE AND WATER OF LIFE ARE, BY WHICH THEY ARE SUSTAINED. 'Glorious things are spoken of thee, O city of God.'-Psalm 87:3 'And the name of the city from that day shall be, THE LORD IS THERE.'-Ezekiel 48:35 London: Printed in the year 1665
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Cross References
Ezekiel 40:14
He measured along the faces of the projecting walls all around the inside of the gateway--sixty cubits. The measurement was up to the portico facing the courtyard.

Ezekiel 40:16
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.

Ezekiel 40:21
Its alcoves--three on each side--its projecting walls and its portico had the same measurements as those of the first gateway. It was fifty cubits long and twenty-five cubits wide.

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