1 Kings 7:15-22 CSB

The Bronze Pillars

15 He cast two [hollow] bronze pillars: each 27 feeta high and 18 feetb in circumference.c

References for 1 Kings 7:15

    • r 7:15 - Lit 18 cubits
    • s 7:15 - Lit 12 cubits
    • t 7:15 - LXX adds and the thickness of the pillar was four fingers hollowed and similarly the second pillar
      16 He also made two capitals of cast bronze to set on top of the pillars; seven and a half feetd was the height of the first capital, and seven and a half feete was also the height of the second capital.

      References for 1 Kings 7:16

        • u 7:16 - Lit five cubits
        • v 7:16 - Lit five cubits
          17 The capitals on top of the pillars had gratings of latticework, wreathsf made of chainwork-seven for the first capital and seven for the second.

          References for 1 Kings 7:17

            • w 7:17 - Lit tassels
              18 He made the pillars with two encircling rows of pomegranates on the one grating to cover the capital on top; he did the same for the second capital.
              19 And the capitals on top of the pillars in the portico were shaped like lilies, six feetg [high].

              References for 1 Kings 7:19

                • x 7:19 - Lit four cubits
                  20 The capitals on the two pillars were also immediately above the rounded surface next to the grating, and 200 pomegranates were in rows encircling eachh capital.

                  References for 1 Kings 7:20

                    • y 7:20 - Lit encircling the second
                      21 He set up the pillars at the portico of the sanctuary: he set up the right pillar and named it Jachin;i then he set up the left pillar and named it Boaz.j

                      References for 1 Kings 7:21

                        • z 7:21 - He will establish
                        • { 7:21 - In Him is strength
                          22 The tops of the pillars were shaped like lilies. Then the work of the pillars was completed.k

                          References for 1 Kings 7:22

                            • | 7:22 - 2 Kg 25:17; 2 Ch 3:15-17; Jr 52:21-23