Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.

Bible References

In the two courts

2 Kings 23:4
Then the king commanded Hilkiah the high priest, and the priests of the second order, and the keepers of the entrance-hall, to bring forth, out of the temple of Yahweh, all the vessels that had been made for Baal and for the Sacred Stem, and for all the army of the heavens, - and he burned them up outside Jerusalem, in the fields of Kidron, and carried the ashes of them to Bethel;
1 Kings 6:36
And he built the inner court, with three rows of hewn stone, - and a row of beams of cedar.
1 Kings 7:12
And, the great court round about, was of three rows of hewn stone, and a row of beams of cedar, - both to the inner court of the house of Yahweh, and to the porch of the house.
2 Chronicles 33:5
Yea he built altars unto all the army of the heavens, - in the two courts of the house of Yahweh.
Ezekiel 40:28
Yea when he brought me to the inner court through the south gate, then measured he the south gate, according to these measures;
Ezekiel 42:3
over against the twenty which pertained to the inner court, and over against the pavement which pertained to the outer court, was gallery facing gallery, by the thirties;
Ezekiel 43:5
So then the spirit lifted me up, and brought me into the inner court, - and lo! the glory of Yahweh fled the house.
Ezekiel 44:19
And when they go forth into the outer court into the outer court unto the people, They shall put off their garments, wherein they do minister, and lay them in the chambers of the holy place,- And shall put on other garments, That they may not hallow the people by their garments.

General references

2 Kings 23:32
And he did the thing that was wicked in the eyes of Yahweh, according to all that his, fathers, had done.
Jeremiah 32:34
But have set their abominations in the house on which my name hath been called, to defile it;
Ezekiel 8:7
So he brought me into the opening of the court, - and I looked, and lo! a single hole in the wall.