Places Study on Corner Gate

Places Study on Corner Gate

2 Kings 14: And Jehoash king of Israel took Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Jehoash the son of Ahaziah, at Bethshemesh, and came to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Ephraim unto the corner gate, four hundred cubits.
2 Chronicles 25: And Joash the king of Israel took Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Joash, the son of Jehoahaz, at Bethshemesh, and brought him to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Ephraim to the corner gate, four hundred cubits.
2 Chronicles 26: Moreover Uzziah built towers in Jerusalem at the corner gate, and at the valley gate, and at the turning of the wall, and fortified them.
Zechariah 14: All the land shall be turned as a plain from Geba to Rimmon south of Jerusalem: and it shall be lifted up, and inhabited in her place, from Benjamin's gate unto the place of the first gate, unto the corner gate, and from the tower of Hananeel unto the king's winepresses.

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Holman Bible Dictionary - Corner Gate
A gate of Jerusalem in the northwest corner of the city not far from the Ephraim Gate (2 Kings 14:13 ; 2 Chronicles 25:23 ). It is not mentioned in Nehemiah's restoration of Jerusalem.



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Turning of the Wall - Not to be confused with “the corner” (Nehemiah 3:31 ) nor associated with the Corner Gate. See Corner, Upper Chamber of; Corner Gate
Hananeel, Tower of - " Connected with "the Corner Gate" (which was on the other side of the sheep gate), also in Zechariah 14:10, where Ewald translated "on to the Corner Gate and tower of Hananeel on to the king's wine presses
Furnaces, Tower of - The tower was adjacent to the “Corner Gate” located at the northwest angle in the second or middle wall of Jerusalem
Ephraim Gate - An entrance to Jerusalem located 400 cubits (about 200 yards) from the Corner Gate (2 Kings 14:13 )
Old Gate - The gate is perhaps identical to the Corner Gate ( 2 Kings 14:13 )
Tower - ... Migdâl sometimes means “watchtower,” one of the specially fortified towers safeguarding the gates of a city and spaced along city walls: “Moreover Uzziah built towers in Jerusalem at he Corner Gate, and at the valley gate, and at the [corner buttress], and fortified them” (2 Chron
Corner - The Corner Gate of Jerusalem ( 2 Kings 14:13 ; 2 Chronicles 26:9 ) was on the north-west side of the city
Wall - The goal was to force a breach wide enough for the troops to enter into the city; “And Jehoash king of Israel took Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Jehoash the son of Ahaziah, at Beth-shemesh, and came to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Ephraim unto the Corner Gate, four hundred cubits [about six hundred feet]” (2 Kings 14:13)
Jerusalem - The gates were:... (1) that of Ephraim (2 Chronicles 25:23), the same probably as that... (2) of Benjamin (Jeremiah 20:2), 400 cubits from... (3) "the Corner Gate" (2 Chronicles 25:23). Taking Amaziah prisoner he brought him to Jerusalem and there broke down the wall from the Ephraim or Benjamin gate to the Corner Gate (N. Uzziah repaired the walls, building towers at the Corner Gate (the N
Jeru'Salem - (Jeremiah 20:2 ; 37:13 ; Zechariah 14:10 ) If so, it was 400 cubits distant from the-- ... Corner Gate
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