Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And they knew that it was he which sat for alms at the Beautiful gate of the temple: and they were filled with wonder and amazement at that which had happened unto him.
And a man lame from birth was being carried up, who was placed at the temple gate called "the Beautiful Gate" every day so he could beg for money from those going into the temple courts.
And because they saw the man who had been healed standing with them, they had nothing to say against this.
Jesus answered, "Neither this man nor his parents sinned, but he was born blind so that the acts of God may be revealed through what happens to him.
Completely baffled, they said, "Aren't all these who are speaking Galileans?
They were all amazed and began to say to one another, "What's happening here? For with authority and power he commands the unclean spirits, and they come out!"
ThenBut while the entire crowd was amazed at everything Jesus was doing, he said to his disciples,
For the Father loves the Son and shows him everything he does, and will show him greater deeds than these, so that you will be amazed.
1 Kings 6:3
The porch in front of the main hall of the temple was 30 feet long, corresponding to the width of the temple. It was 15 feet wide, extending out from the front of the temple.
The girl got up at once and began to walk around (she was twelve years old). They were completely astonished at this.
Now a large crowd of Judeans learned that Jesus was there, and so they came not only because of him but also to see Lazarus whom he had raised from the dead.