Temple sizes - Second Temple in Jerusalem as greatly...

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Temple of Horus at Edfu (Egypt): 40m x 140m Pylons (the high outer walls at the front of the temple) are 36m high First Temple in Jerusalem built by Solomon: 10m x 30m and 15m high (see 1 Kings 6:2 with measurements in cubits)
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Unformatted text preview: Second Temple in Jerusalem as greatly expanded by Herod: The actual temple is 80m x 200m on an east-west axis. The entire platform is approximately 300m x 475m on a north-south axis....
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This document was uploaded on 10/30/2011 for the course JEWISH STU 201 at Rutgers.

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