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
So when it became dark at the gates of Jerusalem before the Sabbath, I commanded that the doors be shut and said that they should not be opened until after the Sabbath. And I appointed some of my young men over the gates [to prevent] any {goods} being brought in on the day of the Sabbath.
Revelation 21:25
And its gates will never be shut by day (for there will be no night there),

General references

Isaiah 25:3
Therefore strong peoples will glorify you; a city of ruthless nations, they will fear you.
Isaiah 61:5
And strangers shall stand and feed your flocks, and {foreigners} [shall be] your farmers and vinedressers.
Ezekiel 48:31
And the gates of the city [shall be] according to the names of the tribes of Israel: three gates [to the] north, the gate of Reuben, one; the gate of Judah, one; the gate of Levi, one.