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.
The valley gate repaired Hanun, and the inhabitants of Zanoah; they built it, and set up the doors thereof, the locks thereof, and the bars thereof, and a thousand cubits on the wall unto the dung gate.
- Water source outside Jerusalem, accessible from the Valley Gate
(Nehemiah 2:13 , NIV, RSV)
- Man who repaired the Valley Gate
of Jerusalem under Nehemiah (Nehemiah 3:13 )
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
- This gate may be identified with the Valley Gate
(2 Chronicles 26:9 ; Nehemiah 2:13 ,Nehemiah 2:13,2:15 ; Nehemiah 3:13 ) or perhaps to the Refuse or Dung Gate (Nehemiah 2:13 ; Nehemiah 3:13-14 ; Nehemiah 12:31 ) located 1,000 cubits away
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Nehemiah 2:13 (c) This gate portrays the humbleness of heart and mind which is essential before one can be saved
(7) The Valley Gate
(2 Chronicles 26:9). valley), and at the Valley Gate
(on the W