Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And in the eleventh year, in the month Bul, which is the eighth month, was the house finished throughout all the parts thereof, and according to all the fashion of it. So was he seven years in building it.

General references

Bible References


Ezra 6:14
And the old men of the Jews built and prospered in the prophesy of Haggai the prophet, and Zechariah son of Iddo. And built and completed according to the decree of the God of Israel, and from the decree of Cyrus and Darius, and Arthasatha king of Persia.
Zechariah 4:9
The hands of Zerubbabel founded this house, and his hands shall complete it; and thou knewest that Jehovah of armies sent me to you.
Zechariah 6:13
And he shall build the temple of Jehovah; and he shall lift up the majesty, and he sat and ruled upon his throne: and he was priest upon his throne: and the counsel of peace shall be between them two.

Throughout, etc

1 Kings 6:1
And it will be in the eightieth year and four hundredth year after the going out of the sons of Israel from the land of Egypt, in the fourth year, in the month of brightness, it the second month to king Solomon over Israel, and he will build the house to Jehovah.
1 Kings 7:1
And Solomon built his house thirteen years, and he will finish his house.
Ezra 3:8
And in the second year to their coming to the house of God at Jerusalem, in the second month, began Zerubbabel son of Shealtiel, and Joshua son of Josedek, and the remainder of their brethren the priests, and the Levites, and all those coming from the captivity to Jerusalem; and they will cause the Levites to stand up, from the son of twenty years and above, to superintend over the works of the house of Jehovah.
Ezra 6:15
And this house was finished even to the third day to the month Adar, which was the sixth year to the kingdom of Darius the king.
John 2:20
Then said the Jews, In forty-six years was this temple built, and wilt thou raise it up in three days?

General references

1 Kings 6:14
And Solomon will build the house and finish it
Acts 7:47
And Solomon built for himself a house.