Camel through eye of needle

Eye of the needle has always been portrayed as the small entry point in a fortified - small enough that made it very difficult for a large animal [like a came to get through. It is my understanding this meant that opening in the wall and had nothing to do with a sewing needle. This should [in my opinion] be taken as a metaphor.

Hi NewKenner and welcome to the boards

I think you’re referring to this article or this one.

As the first article mentions, there is no sound historical basis for the ‘gate’ interpretation.

Hi, NewKenner!

We know you can’t search because you’re a guest, so you may be interested in these earlier threads on the subject.