The bronze of the items that King Solomon made for the Lord’s temple (including the two pillars, the large bronze basin called “The Sea,” the twelve bronze bulls under “The Sea,” and the movable stands 1 ) was too heavy to be weighed.
and when James, Cephas, 1 and John, who had a reputation as 2 pillars, 3 recognized 4 the grace that had been given to me, they gave to Barnabas and me 5 the right hand of fellowship, agreeing 6 that we would go to the Gentiles and they to the circumcised. 7
From the remaining 1,775 shekels 1 he made hooks for the posts, overlaid their tops, and made bands for them.
The appointed responsibilities of the Merarites included the frames of the tabernacle, its crossbars, its posts, its sockets, its utensils, plus all the service connected with these things, 1
This is what they are responsible to carry as their entire service in the tent of meeting: the frames 1 of the tabernacle, its crossbars, its posts, its sockets,
They even built for themselves high places, sacred pillars, and Asherah poles on every high hill and under every green tree.
He did evil in the sight of 1 the Lord, but not to the same degree as his father and mother. He did remove the sacred pillar of Baal that his father had made.
His legs are like pillars of marble set on bases of pure gold. His appearance is like Lebanon, choice as its cedars.
For the Israelites 1 must live many days without a king or prince, without sacrifice or sacred fertility pillar, without ephod or idols.
I will remove your idols and sacred pillars from your midst; you will no longer worship what your own hands made.
and Moses wrote down all the words of the Lord. Early in the morning he built 1 an altar at the foot 2 of the mountain and arranged 3 twelve standing stones 4 – according to the twelve tribes of Israel.
Then she saw 1 the king standing by the pillar, according to custom. The officers stood beside the king with their trumpets and all the people of the land were celebrating and blowing trumpets. Athaliah tore her clothes and screamed, “Treason, treason!” 2
I, the Lord, 1 hereby promise to make you 2 as strong as a fortified city, an iron pillar, and a bronze wall. You will be able to stand up against all who live in 3 the land, including the kings of Judah, its officials, its priests and all the people of the land.