Ezekiel 48:18

“And the residue in length ouer against the oblation of the holy portion, shalbe ten thousand Eastward, and ten thousand Westward: and it shall be ouer against the oblation of the holy portion, and the increase thereof shall bee for food vnto them that serue the citie.”

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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.
- King James Version

"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 alongside the holy allotment. And its produce shall be food for the workers of the city.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the residue in the length, answerable unto the holy oblation, shall be ten thousand eastward, and ten thousand westward; and it shall be answerable unto the holy oblation; and the increase thereof shall be for food unto them that labor in the city.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the rest, in measure as long as the holy offering, will be ten thousand to the east and ten thousand to the west: and its produce will be for food for the workers of the town.
- Basic English Bible

And the residue in length, alongside the holy heave-offering, shall be ten thousand eastward and ten thousand westward: it shall be alongside the holy heave-offering; and the increase thereof shall be for the support of them that serve the city.
- Darby Bible

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 its increase shall be for food to them that serve the city.
- Webster's Bible

The remainder in the length, answerable to the holy offering, shall be ten thousand eastward, and ten thousand westward; and it shall be answerable to the holy offering; and its increase shall be for food to those who labor in the city.
- World English Bible

`And the residue in length over-against the heave-offering of the holy [portion is] ten thousand eastward, and ten thousand westward, and it hath been over-against the heave-offering of the holy [portion], and its increase hath been for food to the servants of the city,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the residue in the length, answerable unto the holy offering, shall be ten thousand eastward, and ten thousand westward; and it shall be answerable unto the holy offering; and the increase thereof shall be for food unto them that serve the city.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 48:18


48:18 For food - For the maintenance of the city - officers.


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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