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32 Bible Verses about Weights And Measures, Linear

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Jeremiah 52:21

One pillar was 27 feet tall, had a circumference of 18 feet, was hollow—four fingers thick—

Exodus 25:25

Make a three-inch frame all around it and make a gold molding for it all around its frame.

Exodus 37:12

He made a three-inch frame all around it and made a gold molding all around its frame.

1 Kings 7:26

The reservoir was three inches thick, and its rim was fashioned like the brim of a cup or of a lily blossom. It held 11,000 gallons.

2 Chronicles 4:5

The reservoir was three inches thick, and its rim was fashioned like the brim of a cup or a lily blossom. It could hold 11,000 gallons.

Psalm 39:5

You, indeed, have made my days short in length,
and my life span as nothing in Your sight.
Yes, every mortal man is only a vapor.Selah

Ezekiel 40:5

Now there was a wall surrounding the outside of the temple. The measuring rod in the man’s hand was six units of 21 inches; each unit was the standard length plus three inches. He measured the thickness of the wall structure; it was about 10 feet, and its height was the same.

Exodus 28:16

It must be square and folded double, nine inches long and nine inches wide.

Exodus 39:9

They made the breastpiece square and folded double, nine inches long and nine inches wide.

1 Samuel 17:4

Then a champion named Goliath, from Gath, came out from the Philistine camp. He was nine feet, nine inches tall

Ezekiel 43:13

“These are the measurements of the altar in units of length (each unit being the standard length plus three inches): the gutter is 21 inches deep and 21 inches wide, with a rim of nine inches around its edge. This is the base of the altar.

Exodus 25:10

“They are to make an ark of acacia wood, 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high.

Exodus 37:1

Bezalel made the ark of acacia wood, 45 inches long, 27 inches wide, and 27 inches high.

Genesis 7:20

The mountains were covered as the waters surged above them more than 20 feet.

Exodus 27:9-18

“You are to make the courtyard for the tabernacle. Make the hangings on the south of the courtyard out of finely spun linen, 150 feet long on that side. There are to be 20 posts and 20 bronze bases. The hooks and bands of the posts must be silver. Then make the hangings on the north side 150 feet long. There are to be 20 posts and 20 bronze bases. The hooks and bands of the posts must be silver. read more.
Make the hangings of the courtyard on the west side 75 feet long, including their 10 posts and 10 bases. Make the hangings of the courtyard on the east side toward the sunrise 75 feet. Make the hangings on one side of the gate 22½ feet, including their three posts and their three bases. And make the hangings on the other side 22½ feet, including their three posts and their three bases. The gate of the courtyard is to have a thirty-foot screen embroidered with blue, purple, and scarlet yarn, and finely spun linen. It is to have four posts including their four bases. “All the posts around the courtyard are to be banded with silver and have silver hooks and bronze bases. The length of the courtyard is to be 150 feet, the width 75 feet at each end, and the height 7½ feet, all of it made of finely spun linen. The bases of the posts must be bronze.

Exodus 38:9-15

Then he made the courtyard. The hangings on the south side of the courtyard were of finely spun linen, 150 feet in length, including their 20 posts and 20 bronze bases. The hooks and bands of the posts were silver. The hangings on the north side were also 150 feet in length, including their 20 posts and 20 bronze bases. The hooks and bands of the posts were silver. read more.
The hangings on the west side were 75 feet in length, including their 10 posts and 10 bases. The hooks and bands of the posts were silver. The hangings on the east toward the sunrise were also 75 feet in length. The hangings on one side of the gate were 22½ feet, including their three posts and three bases. It was the same for the other side. The hangings were 22½ feet, including their three posts and three bases on both sides of the courtyard gate.

1 Kings 6:2-3

The temple that King Solomon built for the Lord was 90 feet long, 30 feet wide, and 45 feet high. The portico in front of the temple sanctuary was 30 feet long extending across the temple’s width, and 15 feet deep in front of the temple.

2 Chronicles 3:3-4

These are Solomon’s foundations for building God’s temple: the length was 90 feet, and the width 30 feet. The portico, which was across the front extending across the width of the temple, was 30 feet wide; its height was 30 feet; he overlaid its inner surface with pure gold.

1 Chronicles 11:23

He also killed an Egyptian who was seven and a half feet tall. Even though the Egyptian had a spear in his hand like a weaver’s beam, Benaiah went down to him with a club, snatched the spear out of the Egyptian’s hand, and then killed him with his own spear.

Ezekiel 45:1-6

“When you divide the land by lot as an inheritance, you must set aside a donation to the Lord, a holy portion of the land, 8? miles long and 6? miles wide. This entire tract of land will be holy. In this area there will be a square section for the sanctuary, 875 by 875 feet, with 87½ feet of open space all around it. From this holy portion, you will measure off an area 8? miles long and 3? miles wide, in which the sanctuary, the most holy place, will stand.read more.
It will be a holy area of the land to be used by the priests who minister in the sanctuary, who draw near to serve the Lord. It will be a place for their houses, as well as a holy area for the sanctuary. There will be another area 8? miles long and 3? miles wide for the Levites who minister in the temple; it will be their possession for towns to live in. “As the property of the city, you must set aside an area 1? of a mile wide and 8? miles long, adjacent to the holy donation of land. It will be for the whole house of Israel.

Ezekiel 47:3-5

As the man went out east with a measuring line in his hand, he measured off a third of a mile and led me through the water. It came up to my ankles. Then he measured off a third of a mile and led me through the water. It came up to my knees. He measured off another third of a mile and led me through the water. It came up to my waist. Again he measured off a third of a mile, and it was a river that I could not cross on foot. For the water had risen; it was deep enough to swim in, a river that could not be crossed on foot.

John 21:8

But since they were not far from land (about 100 yards away), the other disciples came in the boat, dragging the net full of fish.

Revelation 21:17

Then he measured its wall, 144 cubits according to human measurement, which the angel used.

Ezekiel 41:8

I saw that the temple had a raised platform surrounding it; this foundation for the side rooms was 10½ feet high.

Ezekiel 40:3

He brought me there, and I saw a man whose appearance was like bronze, with a linen cord and a measuring rod in his hand. He was standing by the gate.

Revelation 11:1

Then I was given a measuring reed like a rod, with these words: “Go and measure God’s sanctuary and the altar, and count those who worship there.

Revelation 21:15-16

The one who spoke with me had a gold measuring rod to measure the city, its gates, and its wall. The city is laid out in a square; its length and width are the same. He measured the city with the rod at 12,000 stadia. Its length, width, and height are equal.

Matthew 5:41

And if anyone forces you to go one mile, go with him two.

Luke 24:13

Now that same day two of them were on their way to a village called Emmaus, which was about seven miles from Jerusalem.

John 6:19

After they had rowed about three or four miles, they saw Jesus walking on the sea. He was coming near the boat, and they were afraid.

John 11:18

Bethany was near Jerusalem (about two miles away).

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