Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Therefore thy gates shall be open continually; they shall not be shut day nor night; that men may bring unto thee the forces of the Gentiles, and that their kings may be brought.

Bible References

Thy gates

Nehemiah 13:19
And it will be as the gates of Jerusalem were darkened before the Sabbath, and saying, and the doors shall be shut, and saying that they shall not open them till after the Sabbath: and from my young men I caused to stand at the gates; a burden shall not be brought in in the day of the Sabbath.
Revelation 21:25
And her gates should not be shut by day: for no night shall be there.

General references

Isaiah 25:3
For this shall the strong people honor thee, the city of terrible nations shall fear thee.
Isaiah 61:5
And strangers stood and fed your sheep, and the sons of the stranger, your husbandmen and your vinedressers.
Ezekiel 48:31
And the gates of the city for the names of the tribes of Israel, three gates north; the gate of Reuben, one; the gate of Judah, one; the gate of Levi, one.