Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And against the wall of the house he built chambers round about, against the walls of the house round about, both of the temple and of the oracle: and he made chambers round about:
1 Chronicles 9:26
for the four chief gatekeepers who were Levites, were in an office of trust, and were over the chambers and over the treasuries in the house of God.
1 Chronicles 23:28
For their office is
to assist the sons of Aaron with the service of the house of the Lord, in the courts and in the chambers and in the purifying of all holy things, even the work of the service of the house of God,
1 Chronicles 28:11
Then David gave to his son Solomon
the plan of the porch of the temple, its buildings, its storehouses, its upper rooms, its inner rooms and the room for the mercy seat;
2 Chronicles 31:11
Then Hezekiah commanded them to prepare
rooms in the house of the Lord, and they prepared them.
We will also bring the first of our dough, our contributions, the fruit of every tree, the new wine and the oil to the priests at the chambers of the house of our God, and the tithe of our ground to the Levites, for the Levites are they who receive the tithes in all the rural towns.
On that day
men were also appointed over the chambers for the stores, the contributions, the first fruits and the tithes, to gather into them from the fields of the cities the portions required by the law for the priests and Levites; for Judah rejoiced over the priests and Levites who served.
had prepared a large
room for him, where formerly they put the grain offerings, the frankincense, the utensils and the tithes of grain, wine and oil prescribed for the Levites, the singers and the gatekeepers, and the contributions for the priests.
Song of Songs 1:4
“Draw me after you and let us run together!
king has brought me into his chambers.”
We will rejoice in you and be glad;
extol your love more than wine.
Rightly do they love you.”
Rightly do they love you.”
and I brought them into the house of the Lord, into the chamber of the sons of Hanan the son of Igdaliah, the
man of God, which was near the chamber of the officials, which was above the chamber of Maaseiah the son of Shallum, the doorkeeper.
From the outside to the
inner gate were chambers for the singers in the inner court, one of which was at the side of the north gate, with its front toward the south, and one at the side of the south gate facing toward the north.
Then he measured the wall of the
temple, six cubits; and the width of the side chambers, four cubits, all around about the house on every side.
twenty cubits which belonged to the inner court, and opposite the pavement which belonged to the outer court, was gallery corresponding to gallery in three stories.
1 Kings 6:16
He built twenty cubits on the rear part of the house with boards of cedar from the floor to the ceiling; he built them for it on the inside as an inner sanctuary, even as the most holy place.
There I will meet with you; and from above the mercy seat, from between the two cherubim which are upon the ark of the testimony, I will speak to you about all that I will give you in commandment for the sons of Israel.
The Lord said to Moses:“Tell your brother Aaron that he shall not enter
at any time into the holy place inside the veil, before the mercy seat which is on the ark, or he will die; for I will appear in the cloud over the mercy seat.
Moses went into the tent of meeting to speak with Him, he heard the voice speaking to him from above the mercy seat that was on the ark of the testimony, from between the two cherubim, so He spoke to him.
2 Chronicles 4:20
the lampstands with their lamps of pure gold,
to burn in front of the inner sanctuary in the way prescribed;
2 Chronicles 5:7
Then the priests brought the ark of the covenant of the Lord to its place, into the inner sanctuary of the house, to the holy of holies, under the wings of the cherubim.
Hear the voice of my supplications when I cry to You for help,
lift up my hands toward Your holy sanctuary.
guardroom was one rod long and one rod wide; and there were five cubits between the guardrooms. And the threshold of the gate by the porch of the gate facing inward was one rod.