Places Study on Gate of Ephraim

Places Study on Gate of Ephraim

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.
Nehemiah 8: So the people went forth, and brought them, and made themselves booths, every one upon the roof of his house, and in their courts, and in the courts of the house of God, and in the street of the water gate, and in the street of the gate of Ephraim.
Nehemiah 12: And from above the gate of Ephraim, and above the old gate, and above the fish gate, and the tower of Hananeel, and the tower of Meah, even unto the sheep gate: and they stood still in the prison gate.

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Broad Wall - A stretch of the wall of Jerusalem on the northwest corner near the Gate of Ephraim
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)
Jeru'Salem - --The following is a complete list of the gates named in the Bible and by Josephus, with the reference to their occurrence:-- ... Gate of Ephraim. 9:38, the "broad place of the temple towards the east;" the "street of the house of God," (Ezra 10:9 ) the "street of the Gate of Ephraim," (Nehemiah 8:16 ) and the "open place of the first gate toward the east," must have been not "streets," in our sense of the word, so much as the open spaces found in easter towns round the inside of the gates
Jerusalem - Gate of Ephraim. , "broad place of the Gate of Ephraim," Nehemiah 8:16; and the "open place of the first gate toward the east" could not have been "streets," in our sense of the word, but rather open spaces found in eastern towns near the inside of the gates