Ezekiel 48:15

“ And the fiue thousand that are left in the breadth ouer against the fiue and twentie thousand, shall bee a prophane place for the citie, for dwelling, and for suburbs, and the citie shall be in the midst thereof.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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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.
- King James Version

"The remainder, 5,000 {cubits} in width and 25,000 in length, shall be for common use for the city, for dwellings and for open spaces; and the city shall be in its midst.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the five thousand that are left in the breadth, in front of the five and twenty thousand, shall be for common use, for the city, for dwelling and for suburbs; and the city shall be in the midst thereof.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the other five thousand, measured from side to side, in front of the twenty-five thousand, is to be for common use, for the town, for living in and for a free space: and the town will be in the middle of it.
- Basic English Bible

And the five thousand that are left in the breadth over against the five and twenty thousand, shall be a common [place] for the city, for dwellings and for suburbs: and the city shall be in the midst of it.
- Darby Bible

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 of it.
- Webster's Bible

The five thousand that are left in the breadth, in front of the twenty-five thousand, shall be for common use, for the city, for dwelling and for suburbs; and the city shall be in its midst.
- World English Bible

And the five thousand that is left in the breadth, on the front of the five and twenty thousand, is common -- for the city, for dwelling, and for suburb, and the city hath been in its midst.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the five thousand that are left in the breadth, in front of the five and twenty thousand, shall be for common use, for the city, for dwelling and for open land; and the city shall be in the midst thereof.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 48:15


48:15 A profane place - A common, not consecrated place.


Discussion for Ezekiel 48

  • Marie Kersaint demosthenes
    And I saw no temple therein: for the Lord God Almighty and the Lamb are the temple of it.
  • It possibly talk about the eastern church, the church in Asian. As Joseph and Benjamin being the last two sons of Jacob, they also represent the church era right before Jesus coming. See also
    Rev. 21.12.

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