Ezekiel 42:1-6 NIV

The Rooms for the Priests

1 Then the man led me northward into the outer court and brought me to the rooms opposite the temple courtyard and opposite the outer wall on the north side.

References for Ezekiel 42:1

2 The building whose door faced north was a hundred cubits long and fifty cubits wide.a

References for Ezekiel 42:2

    • Ð 42:2 - That is, about 175 feet long and 88 feet wide or about 53 meters long and 27 meters wide
      3 Both in the section twenty cubitsb from the inner court and in the section opposite the pavement of the outer court, gallery faced gallery at the three levels.

      References for Ezekiel 42:3

        • Ñ 42:3 - That is, about 35 feet or about 11 meters
          4 In front of the rooms was an inner passageway ten cubits wide and a hundred cubitsc long.d Their doors were on the north.

          References for Ezekiel 42:4

            • Ò 42:4 - Septuagint and Syriac; Hebrew "and one cubit"
            • Ó 42:4 - That is, about 18 feet wide and 175 feet long or about 5.3 meters wide and 53 meters long
              5 Now the upper rooms were narrower, for the galleries took more space from them than from the rooms on the lower and middle floors of the building.
              6 The rooms on the top floor had no pillars, as the courts had; so they were smaller in floor space than those on the lower and middle floors.