NASB — Ezekiel 48 — KJV

Division of the Land

1 “Now athese are the names of the tribes: from the northern extremity, Ibeside the way of Hethlon to IILebo-hamath, [as far as] Hazar-enan [at] the border of Damascus, toward the north Ibeside Hamath, IIIrunning from east to west, bDan, one [portion]. 2 Beside the border of Dan, from the east side to the west side, aAsher, one [portion]. 3 Beside the border of Asher, from the east side to the west side, aNaphtali, one [portion]. 4 Beside the border of Naphtali, from the east side to the west side, aManasseh, one [portion]. 5 Beside the border of Manasseh, from the east side to the west side, aEphraim, one [portion]. 6 Beside the border of Ephraim, from the east side to the west side, aReuben, one [portion]. 7 Beside the border of Reuben, from the east side to the west side, aJudah, one [portion].

[1] ILit at the hand of IIOr the entrance of Hamath IIILit and there shall be to it an east and west side aEx 1:1 bJsh 19:40-48
[2] aJsh 19:24-31
[3] aJsh 19:32-39
[4] aJsh 13:29-31; 17:1-11
[5] aJsh 16:5-9; 17:8-10, 14-18
[6] aJsh 13:15-21
[7] aJsh 15:1-63; 19:9

8 ¶ “And beside the border of Judah, from the east side to the west side, shall be the Iallotment which you shall IIset apart, 25,000 III[cubits] in width, and in length like one of the portions, from the east side to the west side; and the asanctuary shall be in the middle of it. 9 The allotment that you shall set apart to the LORD [shall be] 25,000 [cubits] in length and 10,000 in width.

[8] IOr contribution, and so throughout the ch IILit offer IIIOr possibly reeds, and so throughout the ch aIs 12:6; 33:20-22; Ezk 45:3, 4

Portion for the Priests

10 The holy allotment shall be for these, [namely] for the apriests, toward the north 25,000 [cubits in length], toward the west 10,000 in width, toward the east 10,000 in width, and toward the south 25,000 in length; and the sanctuary of the LORD shall be in its midst. 11 [It shall be] for the priests who are sanctified of the asons of Zadok, who have kept My charge, who did not go astray when the sons of Israel went astray as the bLevites went astray. 12 It shall be an allotment to them from the allotment of the land, a most holy place, by the border of the Levites. 13 Alongside the border of the priests the Levites [shall have] 25,000 [cubits] in length and 10,000 in width. The whole length [shall be] 25,000 [cubits] and the width 10,000. 14 Moreover, they ashall not sell or exchange any of it, or alienate this Ichoice [portion] of land; for it is holy to the LORD.

[10] aEzk 44:28; 45:4
[11] aEzk 40:46; 44:15 bEzk 44:10, 12
[14] ILit first or first fruits aLv 25:32-34; 27:10, 28, 33

15 ¶ “The remainder, 5,000 [cubits] in width and 25,000 Iin length, shall be for acommon use for the city, for dwellings and for IIopen spaces; and the city shall be in its midst. 16 These [shall be] its measurements: the north side 4,500 [cubits], the south side a4,500 [cubits], the east side 4,500 [cubits], and the west side 4,500 [cubits]. 17 The city shall have Iopen spaces: on the north 250 [cubits], on the south 250 [cubits], on the east 250 [cubits], and on the west 250 [cubits]. 18 The remainder of the length alongside the holy allotment shall be 10,000 [cubits] toward the east and 10,000 toward the west; and it shall be Ialongside the holy allotment. And its produce shall be food for the workers of the city. 19 The workers of the city, out of all the tribes of Israel, shall cultivate it. 20 The whole allotment [shall be] 25,000 by 25,000 [cubits]; you shall Iset apart the holy allotment, a IIsquare, with the IIIproperty of the city.

[15] ILit in front IIOr pasture land aEzk 42:20; 45:6
[16] aRv 21:16
[17] IOr pasture land
[18] IOr exactly as
[20] ILit offer IILit fourth IIIOr possession

Portion for the Prince

21 ¶ “The aremainder [shall be] for the prince, on the one side and on the other of the holy allotment and of the Iproperty of the city; in front of the 25,000 [cubits] of the allotment toward the east border and westward in front of the 25,000 toward the west border, alongside the portions, [it shall be] for the prince. And the holy allotment and the sanctuary of the house shall be in the middle of it. 22 Exclusive of the Iproperty of the Levites and the Iproperty of the city, [which] are in the middle of that which belongs to the prince, [everything] between the border of Judah and the border of Benjamin shall be for the prince.

[21] IOr possession aEzk 34:24; 45:7; 48:22
[22] IOr possession

Portion for Other Tribes

23 ¶ “As for the rest of the tribes: from the east side to the west side, aBenjamin, one [portion]. 24 Beside the border of Benjamin, from the east side to the west side, aSimeon, one [portion]. 25 Beside the border of Simeon, from the east side to the west side, aIssachar, one [portion]. 26 Beside the border of Issachar, from the east side to the west side, aZebulun, one [portion]. 27 Beside the border of Zebulun, from the east side to the west side, aGad, one [portion]. 28 And beside the border of Gad, at the south side toward the south, the border shall be from aTamar to the waters of Meribath-kadesh, to the brook [of Egypt], to the bGreat Sea. 29 This is the aland which you shall divide by lot to the tribes of Israel for an inheritance, and these are their [several] portions,” declares the Lord IGOD.

[23] aJsh 18:21-28
[24] aJsh 19:1-9
[25] aJsh 19:17-23
[26] aJsh 19:10-16
[27] aJsh 13:24-28
[28] aGn 14:7; 2Ch 20:2; Ezk 47:19 bEzk 47:10, 15, 19, 20
[29] IHeb YHWH, usually rendered LORD aEzk 47:13-20

The City Gates

30 ¶ “These are the exits of the city: on the anorth side, 4,500 [cubits] by measurement, 31 Ishall be the gates of the city, IIanamed for the tribes of Israel, three gates toward the north: the gate of Reuben, one; the gate of Judah, one; the gate of Levi, one. 32 On the east side, 4,500 [cubits], Ishall be three gates: the gate of Joseph, one; the gate of Benjamin, one; the gate of Dan, one. 33 On the south side, 4,500 [cubits] by measurement, Ishall be three gates: the gate of Simeon, one; the gate of Issachar, one; the gate of Zebulun, one. 34 On the west side, 4,500 [cubits, shall be] three gates: the gate of Gad, one; the gate of Asher, one; the gate of Naphtali, one. 35 [The city shall be] 18,000 [cubits] round about; and the aname of the city from [that] day [shall be], ‘IThe bLORD is there.’”

[30] aEzk 48:32-34
[31] ILit and IILit according to the names of aRv 21:12, 13
[32] ILit and
[33] ILit and
[35] IHeb YHWH-shammah aJr 23:6; 33:16 bIs 12:6; 14:32; 24:23; Jr 3:17; 8:19; 14:9; Ezk 35:10; Jol 3:21; Zc 2:10; Rv 21:3; 22:3


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The portions of the twelve tribes,

1 ¶ Now these [are] the names of the tribes. From the north end to the coast of the way of Hethlon, as one goeth to Hamath, Hazarenan, the border of Damascus northward, to the coast of Hamath; for these are his sides east [and] west; a [portion for] Dan. 2 And by the border of Dan, from the east side unto the west side, a [portion for] Asher. 3 And by the border of Asher, from the east side even unto the west side, a [portion for] Naphtali. 4 And by the border of Naphtali, from the east side unto the west side, a [portion for] Manasseh. 5 And by the border of Manasseh, from the east side unto the west side, a [portion for] Ephraim. 6 And by the border of Ephraim, from the east side even unto the west side, a [portion for] Reuben. 7 And by the border of Reuben, from the east side unto the west side, a [portion for] Judah.

[1] Gn 30:3; Ex 1:1; Nu 1:5; 13:4; 34:7; Jsh 19:40; Jg 18:26; 2S 24:2; 1K 12:28; Ezk 47:15; Mt 20:15; Rv 7:4.
[2] Gn 30:12; Jsh 19:24.
[3] Gn 30:7; Jsh 19:32.
[4] Gn 30:22; 41:51; 48:5, 14; Jsh 13:29; 17:1; Ezk 45:1.
[5] Jsh 16:1; 17:8, 14.
[6] Gn 29:32; 49:3; Jsh 13:15.
[7] Gn 29:35; Jsh 15:1; 19:9.

of the sanctuary,

8 ¶ And by the border of Judah, from the east side unto the west side, shall be the offering which ye shall offer of five and twenty thousand [reeds in] breadth, and [in] length as one of the [other] parts, from the east side unto the west side: and the sanctuary shall be in the midst of it. 9 The oblation that ye shall offer unto the LORD [shall be] of five and twenty thousand in length, and of ten thousand in breadth. 10 And for them, [even] for the priests, shall be [this] holy oblation; toward the north five and twenty thousand [in length], and toward the west ten thousand in breadth, and toward the east ten thousand in breadth, and toward the south five and twenty thousand in length: and the sanctuary of the LORD shall be in the midst thereof. 11 [It shall be] for the priests that are sanctified of the sons of Zadok; which have kept my charge, which went not astray when the children of Israel went astray, as the Levites went astray. 12 And [this] oblation of the land that is offered shall be unto them a thing most holy by the border of the Levites. 13 And over against the border of the priests the Levites [shall have] five and twenty thousand in length, and ten thousand in breadth: all the length [shall be] five and twenty thousand, and the breadth ten thousand. 14 And they shall not sell of it, neither exchange, nor alienate the firstfruits of the land: for [it is] holy unto the LORD.

[8] Is 12:6; 33:20; Ezk 45:1; 48:35; Zc 2:11; 2Co 6:16; Ep 2:20; Col 2:9; Rv 21:3, 22; 22:3.
[10] Nu 35:1; Jsh 21:1; Ezk 44:28; 45:4; 48:8; Mt 10:10; 1Co 9:13.
[11] Ezk 40:46; 43:19; 44:10, 15; Mt 24:45; 2Ti 4:7; 1P 5:4; Rv 2:10.
[12] Lv 27:21; Ezk 45:4.
[13] Dt 12:19; Ezk 45:3; Lk 10:7.
[14] Ex 22:29; Lv 23:20; 27:9, 10, 28, 32, 33; Ezk 48:12; Mal 3:8.

of the city and suburbs,

15 ¶ And the five thousand, that are left in the breadth over against the five and twenty thousand, shall be a profane [place] for the city, for dwelling, and for suburbs: and the city shall be in the midst thereof. 16 And these [shall be] the measures thereof; the north side four thousand and five hundred, and the south side four thousand and five hundred, and on the east side four thousand and five hundred, and the west side four thousand and five hundred. 17 And the suburbs of the city shall be toward the north two hundred and fifty, and toward the south two hundred and fifty, and toward the east two hundred and fifty, and toward the west two hundred and fifty. 18 And the residue in length over against the oblation of the holy [portion shall be] ten thousand eastward, and ten thousand westward: and it shall be over against the oblation of the holy [portion]; and the increase thereof shall be for food unto them that serve the city. 19 And they that serve the city shall serve it out of all the tribes of Israel. 20 All the oblation [shall be] five and twenty thousand by five and twenty thousand: ye shall offer the holy oblation foursquare, with the possession of the city.

[15] Ezk 22:26; 42:15, 20; 44:23; 45:1, 6; 48:9, 13, 15, 17, 18, 30; 1Ti 3:15.
[18] Jsh 9:27; Ezr 2:43; Ne 7:46.
[19] 1K 4:7; Ne 11:1; Ezk 45:6.
[20] He 12:17; Rv 21:16.

of the prince,

21 ¶ And the residue [shall be] for the prince, on the one side and on the other of the holy oblation, and of the possession of the city, over against the five and twenty thousand of the oblation toward the east border, and westward over against the five and twenty thousand toward the west border, over against the portions for the prince: and it shall be the holy oblation; and the sanctuary of the house [shall be] in the midst thereof. 22 Moreover from the possession of the Levites, and from the possession of the city, [being] in the midst [of that] which is the prince's, between the border of Judah and the border of Benjamin, shall be for the prince.

[21] Ezk 34:23; 37:24; 45:7; 48:8, 22; Ho 1:11.

and of the twelve tribes.

23 As for the rest of the tribes, from the east side unto the west side, Benjamin [shall have] a [portion]. 24 And by the border of Benjamin, from the east side unto the west side, Simeon [shall have] a [portion]. 25 And by the border of Simeon, from the east side unto the west side, Issachar a [portion]. 26 And by the border of Issachar, from the east side unto the west side, Zebulun a [portion]. 27 And by the border of Zebulun, from the east side unto the west side, Gad a [portion]. 28 And by the border of Gad, at the south side southward, the border shall be even from Tamar [unto] the waters of strife [in] Kadesh, [and] to the river toward the great sea. 29 This [is] the land which ye shall divide by lot unto the tribes of Israel for inheritance, and these [are] their portions, saith the Lord GOD.

[23] Gn 35:16; Jsh 18:21; Ezk 48:1.
[24] Gn 29:33; 49:5; Jsh 19:1.
[25] Gn 30:14; Jsh 19:17.
[26] Gn 30:19; Jsh 19:10.
[27] Gn 30:10; Jsh 13:24.
[28] Gn 15:18; Nu 20:1, 13; 34:5; Jsh 13:3; 2Ch 20:2; Ps 106:32; Is 27:12; Ezk 47:15, 19.
[29] Nu 34:2, 13; Jsh 13:1; Ezk 47:13.

The dimensions and gates of the city.

30 ¶ And these [are] the goings out of the city on the north side, four thousand and five hundred measures. 31 And the gates of the city [shall be] after the names of the tribes of Israel: three gates northward; one gate of Reuben, one gate of Judah, one gate of Levi. 32 And at the east side four thousand and five hundred: and three gates; and one gate of Joseph, one gate of Benjamin, one gate of Dan. 33 And at the south side four thousand and five hundred measures: and three gates; one gate of Simeon, one gate of Issachar, one gate of Zebulun. 34 At the west side four thousand and five hundred, [with] their three gates; one gate of Gad, one gate of Asher, one gate of Naphtali. 35 [It was] round about eighteen thousand [measures]: and the name of the city from [that] day [shall be], The LORD [is] there.

[30] Ezk 42:15, 16; 48:16, 32; Rv 21:16.
[31] Is 26:1; 54:12; 60:11; Rv 21:12, 21, 25.
[35] Gn 22:14; Ex 15:26; 17:15; Jg 6:24; Ps 46:5; 48:3, 14; 68:18; 77:13; 132:14; Is 12:6; 14:32; 24:23; Jr 3:17; 33:16; Jol 3:21; Zc 2:10; 14:21; Rv 21:3; 22:3.


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