For He has shattered gates of bronze And cut bars of iron asunder.
"I will go before you and make the rough places smooth; I will shatter the doors of bronze and cut through their iron bars.
"Your locks will be iron and bronze, And according to your days, so will your leisurely walk be.
Ben-geber, in Ramoth-gilead (the towns of Jair, the son of Manasseh, which are in Gilead were his: the region of Argob, which is in Bashan, sixty great cities with walls and bronze bars were his);
David prepared large quantities of iron to make the nails for the doors of the gates and for the clamps, and more bronze than could be weighed;
"Go and speak to Hananiah, saying, 'Thus says the LORD, "You have broken the yokes of wood, but you have made instead of them yokes of iron."
Then he made the court of the priests and the great court and doors for the court, and overlaid their doors with bronze.
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