38 Bible Verses about measurement
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But to each one of us grace was given according to the measure of the gift of Christ.
You must have an accurate and correct stone weight and an accurate and correct measuring container, so that your life may be extended in the land the Lord your God is about to give you.
Give, and it will be given to you: A good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be poured into your lap. For the measure you use will be the measure you receive."
For by the standard you judge you will be judged, and the measure you use will be the measure you receive.
He also measured its wall, one hundred forty-four cubits according to human measurement, which is also the angel's.
The Lord says, "I will not reject all the descendants of Israel because of all that they have done. That could only happen if the heavens above could be measured or the foundations of the earth below could all be explored," says the Lord.
And he said to them, "Take care about what you hear. The measure you use will be the measure you receive, and more will be added to you.
A carpenter takes measurements; he marks out an outline of its form; he scrapes it with chisels, and marks it with a compass. He patterns it after the human form, like a well-built human being, and puts it in a shrine.
You must not do injustice in the regulation of measures, whether of length, weight, or volume.
The dry and liquid measures will be the same, the bath will contain a tenth of a homer, and the ephah a tenth of a homer; the homer will be the standard measure.
I looked again, and there was a man with a measuring line in his hand.
I asked, "Where are you going?" He replied, "To measure Jerusalem in order to determine its width and its length."
Fill up then the measure of your ancestors!
Its measure is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea.
For by the grace given to me I say to every one of you not to think more highly of yourself than you ought to think, but to think with sober discernment, as God has distributed to each of you a measure of faith.
"And these are the measurements of the altar: Its base is 1? feet high, and 1? feet wide, and its border nine inches on its edge. This is to be the height of the altar.
This is how you should make it: The ark is to be 450 feet long, 75 feet wide, and 45 feet high.
For we would not dare to classify or compare ourselves with some of those who recommend themselves. But when they measure themselves by themselves and compare themselves with themselves, they are without understanding.
But we will not boast beyond certain limits, but will confine our boasting according to the limits of the work to which God has appointed us, that reaches even as far as you.
Now the city is laid out as a square, its length and width the same. He measured the city with the measuring rod at fourteen hundred miles (its length and width and height are equal).
And we have different gifts according to the grace given to us. If the gift is prophecy, that individual must use it in proportion to his faith.
When he made the force of the wind and measured the waters with a gauge.
Who set its measurements -- if you know -- or who stretched a measuring line across it?
and thus to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, so that you may be filled up to all the fullness of God.
Then he measured the temple as 175 feet long, the courtyard of the temple and the building and its walls as 175 feet long,
Again he measured 1,750 feet and led me through the water, which was now knee deep. Once more he measured 1,750 feet and led me through the water, which was waist deep.
For if these things are really yours and are continually increasing, they will keep you from becoming ineffective and unproductive in your pursuit of knowing our Lord Jesus Christ more intimately.
For the one whom God has sent speaks the words of God, for he does not give the Spirit sparingly.
Who has measured out the waters in the hollow of his hand, or carefully measured the sky, or carefully weighed the soil of the earth, or weighed the mountains in a balance, or the hills on scales?
(Now an omer is one tenth of an ephah.)
Solomon laid the foundation for God's temple; its length (determined according to the old standard of measure) was 90 feet, and its width 30 feet.
Then a measuring rod like a staff was given to me, and I was told, "Get up and measure the temple of God, and the altar, and the ones who worship there.
Nor do we boast beyond certain limits in the work done by others, but we hope that as your faith continues to grow, our work may be greatly expanded among you according to our limits,
The Lord abhors dishonest scales, but an accurate weight is his delight.
The angel who spoke to me had a golden measuring rod with which to measure the city and its foundation stones and wall.
He measured the porch at 105 feet high; the gateway went all around to the jamb of the courtyard.
And you must drink water by measure, a pint and a half; you must drink it at fixed times.
Lord, do not be too angry! Do not hold our sins against us continually! Take a good look at your people, at all of us!
From Thematic Bible
Bath » Measurement » Liquids » 8 gallons and three quartz
Indeed, a large vineyard will produce just a few gallons, and enough seed to yield several bushels will produce less than a bushel."
It was four fingers thick and its rim was like that of a cup shaped like a lily blossom. It could hold about 12,000 gallons.
He also made ten bronze basins, each of which could hold about 240 gallons. Each basin was six feet in diameter; there was one basin for each stand.
up to 100 talents of silver, 100 cors of wheat, 100 baths of wine, 100 baths of olive oil, and unlimited salt.
You must use just balances, a just dry measure (an ephah), and a just liquid measure (a bath). The dry and liquid measures will be the same, the bath will contain a tenth of a homer, and the ephah a tenth of a homer; the homer will be the standard measure.