Ezra 6:3 NLT

3 "Memorandum:" "In the first year of King Cyrus's reign, a decree was sent out concerning the Temple of God at Jerusalem. It must be rebuilt on the site where Jews used to offer their sacrifices, retaining the original foundations. Its height will be ninety feet, and its width will be ninety feet. a

References for Ezra 6:3

    • x 6:3 - Aramaic <I>Its height will be 60 cubits</I> [27 meters], <I>and its width will be 60 cubits.</I> It is commonly held that this verse should be emended to read: "Its height will be 45 feet, its length will be 90 feet, and its width will be 30 feet"; compare 1 Kgs 6:2. The emendation regarding the width is supported by the Syriac version.