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1 Kings 7:13-47

NIV 13 King Solomon sent to Tyre and brought Huram, NIV 13 King Solomon sent to Tyre and brought Huram, NIV 14 whose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was a man of Tyre and a craftsman in bronze. Huram was highly skilled and experienced in all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him. NIV 14 whose mother was a widow from the tribe of Naphtali and whose father was a man of Tyre and a craftsman in bronze. Huram was highly skilled and experienced in all kinds of bronze work. He came to King Solomon and did all the work assigned to him. NIV 15 He cast two bronze pillars, each eighteen cubits high and twelve cubits around, by line. NIV 15 He cast two bronze pillars, each eighteen cubits high and twelve cubits around, by line. NIV 16 He also made two capitals of cast bronze to set on the tops of the pillars; each capital was five cubits high. NIV 16 He also made two capitals of cast bronze to set on the tops of the pillars; each capital was five cubits high. NIV 17 A network of interwoven chains festooned the capitals on top of the pillars, seven for each capital. NIV 17 A network of interwoven chains festooned the capitals on top of the pillars, seven for each capital. NIV 18 He made pomegranates in two rows encircling each network to decorate the capitals on top of the pillars. He did the same for each capital. NIV 18 He made pomegranates in two rows encircling each network to decorate the capitals on top of the pillars. He did the same for each capital. NIV 19 The capitals on top of the pillars in the portico were in the shape of lilies, four cubits high. NIV 19 The capitals on top of the pillars in the portico were in the shape of lilies, four cubits high. NIV 20 On the capitals of both pillars, above the bowl-shaped part next to the network, were the two hundred pomegranates in rows all around. NIV 20 On the capitals of both pillars, above the bowl-shaped part next to the network, were the two hundred pomegranates in rows all around. NIV 21 He erected the pillars at the portico of the temple. The pillar to the south he named Jakin and the one to the north Boaz. NIV 21 He erected the pillars at the portico of the temple. The pillar to the south he named Jakin and the one to the north Boaz. NIV 22 The capitals on top were in the shape of lilies. And so the work on the pillars was completed. NIV 22 The capitals on top were in the shape of lilies. And so the work on the pillars was completed. NIV 23 He made the Sea of cast metal, circular in shape, measuring ten cubits from rim to rim and five cubits high. It took a line of thirty cubits to measure around it. NIV 23 He made the Sea of cast metal, circular in shape, measuring ten cubits from rim to rim and five cubits high. It took a line of thirty cubits to measure around it. NIV 24 Below the rim, gourds encircled it--ten to a cubit. The gourds were cast in two rows in one piece with the Sea. NIV 24 Below the rim, gourds encircled it--ten to a cubit. The gourds were cast in two rows in one piece with the Sea. NIV 25 The Sea stood on twelve bulls, three facing north, three facing west, three facing south and three facing east. The Sea rested on top of them, and their hindquarters were toward the center. NIV 25 The Sea stood on twelve bulls, three facing north, three facing west, three facing south and three facing east. The Sea rested on top of them, and their hindquarters were toward the center. NIV 26 It was a handbreadth in thickness, and its rim was like the rim of a cup, like a lily blossom. It held two thousand baths. NIV 26 It was a handbreadth in thickness, and its rim was like the rim of a cup, like a lily blossom. It held two thousand baths. NIV 27 He also made ten movable stands of bronze; each was four cubits long, four wide and three high. NIV 27 He also made ten movable stands of bronze; each was four cubits long, four wide and three high. NIV 28 This is how the stands were made: They had side panels attached to uprights. NIV 28 This is how the stands were made: They had side panels attached to uprights. NIV 29 On the panels between the uprights were lions, bulls and cherubim--and on the uprights as well. Above and below the lions and bulls were wreaths of hammered work. NIV 29 On the panels between the uprights were lions, bulls and cherubim--and on the uprights as well. Above and below the lions and bulls were wreaths of hammered work. NIV 30 Each stand had four bronze wheels with bronze axles, and each had a basin resting on four supports, cast with wreaths on each side. NIV 30 Each stand had four bronze wheels with bronze axles, and each had a basin resting on four supports, cast with wreaths on each side. NIV 31 On the inside of the stand there was an opening that had a circular frame one cubit deep. This opening was round, and with its basework it measured a cubit and a half. Around its opening there was engraving. The panels of the stands were square, not round. NIV 31 On the inside of the stand there was an opening that had a circular frame one cubit deep. This opening was round, and with its basework it measured a cubit and a half. Around its opening there was engraving. The panels of the stands were square, not round. NIV 32 The four wheels were under the panels, and the axles of the wheels were attached to the stand. The diameter of each wheel was a cubit and a half. NIV 32 The four wheels were under the panels, and the axles of the wheels were attached to the stand. The diameter of each wheel was a cubit and a half. NIV 33 The wheels were made like chariot wheels; the axles, rims, spokes and hubs were all of cast metal. NIV 33 The wheels were made like chariot wheels; the axles, rims, spokes and hubs were all of cast metal. NIV 34 Each stand had four handles, one on each corner, projecting from the stand. NIV 34 Each stand had four handles, one on each corner, projecting from the stand. NIV 35 At the top of the stand there was a circular band half a cubit deep. The supports and panels were attached to the top of the stand. NIV 35 At the top of the stand there was a circular band half a cubit deep. The supports and panels were attached to the top of the stand. NIV 36 He engraved cherubim, lions and palm trees on the surfaces of the supports and on the panels, in every available space, with wreaths all around. NIV 36 He engraved cherubim, lions and palm trees on the surfaces of the supports and on the panels, in every available space, with wreaths all around. NIV 37 This is the way he made the ten stands. They were all cast in the same molds and were identical in size and shape. NIV 37 This is the way he made the ten stands. They were all cast in the same molds and were identical in size and shape. NIV 38 He then made ten bronze basins, each holding forty baths and measuring four cubits across, one basin to go on each of the ten stands. NIV 38 He then made ten bronze basins, each holding forty baths and measuring four cubits across, one basin to go on each of the ten stands. NIV 39 He placed five of the stands on the south side of the temple and five on the north. He placed the Sea on the south side, at the southeast corner of the temple. NIV 39 He placed five of the stands on the south side of the temple and five on the north. He placed the Sea on the south side, at the southeast corner of the temple. NIV 40 He also made the basins and shovels and sprinkling bowls. So Huram finished all the work he had undertaken for King Solomon in the temple of the LORD: NIV 40 He also made the basins and shovels and sprinkling bowls. So Huram finished all the work he had undertaken for King Solomon in the temple of the LORD: NIV 41 the two pillars; the two bowl-shaped capitals on top of the pillars; the two sets of network decorating the two bowl-shaped capitals on top of the pillars; NIV 41 the two pillars; the two bowl-shaped capitals on top of the pillars; the two sets of network decorating the two bowl-shaped capitals on top of the pillars; NIV 42 the four hundred pomegranates for the two sets of network (two rows of pomegranates for each network, decorating the bowl-shaped capitals on top of the pillars); NIV 42 the four hundred pomegranates for the two sets of network (two rows of pomegranates for each network, decorating the bowl-shaped capitals on top of the pillars); NIV 43 the ten stands with their ten basins; NIV 43 the ten stands with their ten basins; NIV 44 the Sea and the twelve bulls under it; NIV 44 the Sea and the twelve bulls under it; NIV 45 the pots, shovels and sprinkling bowls. All these objects that Huram made for King Solomon for the temple of the LORD were of burnished bronze. NIV 45 the pots, shovels and sprinkling bowls. All these objects that Huram made for King Solomon for the temple of the LORD were of burnished bronze. NIV 46 The king had them cast in clay molds in the plain of the Jordan between Succoth and Zarethan. NIV 46 The king had them cast in clay molds in the plain of the Jordan between Succoth and Zarethan. NIV 47 Solomon left all these things unweighed, because there were so many; the weight of the bronze was not determined. NIV 47 Solomon left all these things unweighed, because there were so many; the weight of the bronze was not determined.