MEASUREMENTS

QUESTION: What does all the funny things in God’s Word mean: like for instance a “Reed”, a “Span” or a “Fathom”…?

ANSWER:  Hi Angela, herewith is a Table that should answer your question with regards to funny things in God’s Word.

NO MEASUREMENT EXPLANATION SCRIPT
1 1 DAY TRIP 30 KM NUM 10:33, JOHN 3:3
2 1 STADIUM

 

1 GR STADIUM IS 600 GR. FEET, OR ABOUT 180M.  1 ROM STADIUM IS ABOUT 625M. JOHN 6:19

LUK 24:13

4 200 MILES 1 600 STADIUMS REV 14:20
5 ACRE ABOUT 0,47 HECTARE ISA 5:8
6 CUBIT 2,2 METER GEN 6:15
7 HAND WIDTH 7 CENTIMETERS EX 25:25
8 LINE OF FLAX 13 1/3 REED = 40 M EZEK 40:3
9 REED 1 ½ ‘VAAM’ OF 3,3 M EZEK 40:3,4
10 MORGEN ABOUT 1 HECTARE ISA 5:10
11 MILE 1 Km = 7 STADIUMS JOHN 6:19
12 FESTIVAL TRAVEL 15 STADIUM OF 3 KM ACTS 1:12
13 ‘SPAN’ 9 INCHES; 25 CM EXOD 39:9
14 FATHOM 4 EL (1 EL IS ABOUT THE DISTANCE BETWEEN FINGERTIPS OF STRETCHED OUT ARMS = 1.5M) ACTS 27:28
15 FINGER 2,5 CENTIMETERS JER 52:21