Then I was given a stick like a measuring rod. I was told, "Stand up and measure the Temple of God and the altar, and count those who worship there.
He measured the east side at 500 reeds, according to the length of the measuring stick,
The angel who was talking to me had a gold measuring rod to measure the city, its gates, and its walls.
That's where he took me. All of a sudden, there was a man whose appearance resembled glowing bronze! He had a measuring reed and line in his hand as he stood in the city gate.
A measuring line will go straight out from there to the hill of Gareb, and then it will turn to Goah.
Then I looked up and saw a man with a measuring line in his hand.