were the chambers
The glory of the Lord came into the temple by way of the gate that faces east.
א (Alef) How blessed are those whose actions are blameless,
Help me to understand what your precepts mean!
Remove me from the path of deceit!
I choose the path of faithfulness; I am committed to
I run along the path of your commands, for you enable me to do so.
ה (He) Teach me, O Lord, the lifestyle prescribed by your statutes,
I saw that she was defiled; both of them followed the same path.
“‘When the people of the land come before the Lord at the appointed feasts, whoever enters by way of the north gate to worship will go out by way of the south gate; whoever enters by way of the south gate will go out by way of the north gate. No one will return by way of the gate they entered but will go out straight ahead.
So they traveled from the mountain of the Lord three days’ journey;
another band turned toward the road leading to Beth Horon; and yet another band turned toward the road leading to the border that overlooks the valley of Zeboim in the direction of the desert.
They are unfamiliar with peace; their deeds are unjust.
Then he led me toward the south. I saw
The inner court had a gate toward the south; he measured it from gate to gate toward the south as 175 feet.
Now when he had finished measuring the interior of the temple, he led me out by the gate which faces east and measured all around.