Also for the house (A)he made windows with artistic frames. (B)Against the wall of the house he built stories encompassing the walls of the house around both the nave and the (C)inner sanctuary; thus he made (D)side chambers all around. The lowest story was five cubits wide, and the middle was six cubits wide, and the third was seven cubits wide; for on the outside he [a]made offsets in the wall of the house all around in order that the beams would not [b]be inserted in the walls of the house.

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  1. 1 Kings 6:6 Lit gave
  2. 1 Kings 6:6 Lit take hold