GENTILES, COURT OF THE
Josephus says there was in the court of the temple a wall or balustrade, breast high, having pillars at regular distances, with inscriptions on them in Greek and Latin, importing that strangers were forbidden to approach nearer to the altar, Ephesians 2:14. See TEMPLE.
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