They waited so long they were embarrassed, but he still did not open the doors of the upper room. Finally they took the key and opened the doors. 1 Right before their eyes was their master, sprawled out dead on the floor! 2
He made doors of olive wood at the entrance to the inner sanctuary; the pillar on each doorpost was five-sided. 1
At that time King Hezekiah of Judah stripped the metal overlays from the doors of the Lord’s temple and from the posts which he had plated 1 and gave them to the king of Assyria.
He overlaid the temple’s rafters, thresholds, walls and doors with gold; he carved decorative cherubim on the walls.
So Samuel lay down until morning. Then he opened the doors of the Lord’s house. But Samuel was afraid to tell Eli about the vision.
He called his personal attendant and said to him, “Take this woman out of my sight 1 and lock the door behind her!”
Go and close the door behind you and your sons. Pour the olive oil into all the containers; 1 set aside each one when you have filled it.”
Dogs will devour Jezebel on the plot of ground in Jezreel; she will not be buried.’” 1 Then he opened the door and ran away.
David supplied a large amount of iron for the nails of the doors of the gates and for braces, more bronze than could be weighed,
In the first month of the first year of his reign, he opened the doors of the Lord’s temple and repaired them.
They closed the doors of the temple porch and put out the lamps; they did not offer incense or burnt sacrifices in the sanctuary of the God of Israel.
The sons of Hassenaah rebuilt the Fish Gate. They laid its beams and positioned its doors, its bolts, and its bars.
Joiada son of Paseah and Meshullam son of Besodeiah worked on the Jeshanah Gate. 1 They laid its beams and positioned its doors, its bolts, and its bars.
Malkijah son of Recab, head of the district of Beth Hakkerem, worked on the Dung Gate. He rebuilt it and positioned its doors, its bolts, and its bars.
Look up, you gates! Rise up, you eternal doors! Then the majestic king will enter!
But while they had gone to buy it, the bridegroom arrived, and those who were ready went inside with him to the wedding banquet. Then 1 the door was shut.
“We found the jail locked securely and the guards standing at the doors, but when we opened them, 1 we found no one inside.”