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CHAP. XXXV, XXXVI. The overthroro of the Edomites. 7! Therefore, ye sheplerds, hear the word of shall be safe in their land, and shall know that I

I am the LORD, when I have broken the bands of 8 As Divc, saith the Lord God, surely because their yoke, and delivered them out of the hand iny flock became a prey, and my flock became of those that served themselves of them. meat to every beast of the field, because there! 28 And they shall no more be a prey to the heawas no shepherd, neither did my shepherds then, neither shall the beasts of the land devour Search for my flock, but the shepherds fod theni; but they shall dwell safely, and none themselves, and fed not my flock;

shall make them afraid. 9 Therefore, O ye shepherds, hear the word of 29 And I will raise up for them a plant of rethe LORD;

nown, and they shall be no more consumed with 10 Thus saith the Lord God; Behold, I am hunger in the land, neither bear the shame of against the shepherds; and I will require my the heathen any more. flock at their hand, and cause them to cease 30 Thus shall they know that I the LORD their from feeding the flock; neither shall the sliep-God am with them, and that they, even the houso herds feed themselves any more; for I will de- of Israel, are my people, saith the Lord God. liver my flock from their mouth, that they may 31 And ye my flock, the flock of my pasture, are not be meat for them.

men, and I ain your God, saith the Lord God. ll i For thus saith the Lord God: Behold, I,

CHAP. XXXV. even I, will both search my sheep, and seek

The judgment of Mount Seir. them out.

MOREOVER the word of the LORD camo 12 As a shepherd seeketh out his flock in the 12 unto me, saying, day that he is among his sheep that are scatter- 2 Son of man, set thy face against mount Seir, ed; so will I seek out my sheep, and will de- and prophesy against it, liver them out of all places where they have 3 And say unto it, Thus saith the Lord Cop: been scattered in the cloudy and dark day. Behold, O mount Seir, I am against thee, and I

13 And I will bring them out from the people, will stretch ont my hand against thee, and I will and gather them from the countries, and will make thee most desolate. bring them to their own land, and feed them 4 I will lay thy cities waste, and thou shalt be upon the mountains of Israel by the rivers, and desolate, and thou shalt know that I am the Lord. in all the inhabited places of the country.

5 Because thou hast had a perpetual hatred, 14 I will feed them in a good pasture, and and hast shed the blood of the children of Israel upon the high mountains of Israel shall their by the force of the sword in the time of their cafold be: there shall they lie in a good fold, and lamity, in the time that their iniquity had an end: in a fat pasture shall they feed upon the moun- o Therefore, as I live, saith the Lord God, I tains of Israel.

will prepare thee unto blood, and blood shall 15 I will feed my flock, and I will cause thein pursue thee: since thou hast not hated blood, to lie down, saith the Lord God.

even blood shall pursue thee. 16 I will seek that which was lost, and bring! 7 Thus will I make mount Seir most desolate, again that which was driven away, and will bind and cut off from it him that passeth out and him up that which was broken, and will strengthen that returueth. that which was sick: but I will destroy the fat 8 And I will fill his mountains with his slain and the strong; I will feed them with judginent. men : in thy hills, and in thy valleys, and in all

17 And as for you, O my flock, thus saith the thy rivers, shall they fall that are slain with the Lord God; Behold, I judge between cattle and sword. cattle, between the rams and the he-goats. 9 I will make thee perpetual desolations, and

18 Secmeth it a small thing unto you to have thy cities shall not return: and ye shall know eaten up the good pasture, but ye must tread that I am the LORD. down with your feet the residue of your pas- 10 Because thou hast said, These two nations tures? and to have drunk of the deep waters, and these two countries shall be mine, and we but ye must foul the residue with your feet? will possess it; whereas the LORD was there :

19 And as for my flock, they eat that which 11 Therefore, as I live, saith the Lord God, I ye have trodden with your feet; and they drink will even do according to thine anger, and acthat which ye have fouled with your feet. cording to thine envy which thou hast used out

20 | Therefore thus saith the Lord God unto of thy hatred against them; and I will make them; Behold, I, even I, will judge between myseit known among them, when I havo judge] the fat cattle and between the lean cattle. thee.

21 Because ye have thrust with side and with 12 And thou shalt know that I am the LORD. shoulder, and pushed all the diseased with and that I have heard all thy blasphemies which your horns, till ye bave scattered them abroad; thou hast spoken against the mountains of Is

22 Therefore will I save my flock, and they rael, saying, They are laid desolate, they are sliall no more be a prey; and I will judge begiven us to consume. tween cattle and cattle.

113 Thus with your mouth ye have boasted 23 And I will set up one Shepherd over them, against me, and have multiplied your words and he shall feed them, even niy servant David: against me: I have heard them. he shall feed them, and he shall be their shep- 14 Thus saith the Lord God; When the whole herd.

carth rejoiceth, I will make thee desolate, 24 And I the LORD will be their God, and myl 15 As thou didst rejoice at the inheritance of servant David a prince among them; I the the house of Israel, because it was desolate, so LORD have spoken it.

will I do unto thee: thou shalt be desolate, o 25 And I will make with them a covenant of mount Seir, and all Idumea, even all of it; and peace, and will cause the evil beasts to cease they shall know that I am the LORD. out of the land: and they shall dwell safely in

CHAP. XXXVI. the wilderness, and sleep in the woods.

Israel revenged and comforted. 26 And I will make them and the places round A LSO, tivou son of man, prophesy unto the about my bill a blessing; and I will cause the mountains of Israel, and say, Ye mounshower to come down in his season ; there shall tains of Israel, hear the word of the LORD: be showers of blessing.

| 2 Thus saith the Lord God; Because the ene27 And the tree of the field shall vield her fruit, my haih said against you, Aha, even the ancieut and the carth shall yield her increase, and they high places are ours in possession :

nds, in cast it out for a beant, with spirit will Cant also will I give you, nose you nesy therefore concerning ho w away the stony hear m

and I will take

God will redeem the fallen Israelites. EZEKIEL. The vision of the dry bones recided

3 Therefore, prophesy and say, Thus saith the Thus saith the Lord God: I do not this for Lord God; Because they have made you deso-your sakes, O house of Israel, but for my holy late, and swallowed you up on every side, that name's sake, which ye have prosaped among ye iniglit be a possession unto the residue of the the heathen, whither ye went. beatthell, and ye are taken up in the lips of talk-23 And I will sanctify my great name, which ers, and are an infamy of the people:

was profaned among the heathen, which ye have 4 Therefore, ye mountains of Israel, hear the profaned in the midst of them; and the heathen word of the Lord God; Thus saith the Lord shall know that I am the LORD, saith the Lord Gop to the mountains, and to the hills, to the God, when I shall be sanctified in you before rivers, and to the valleys, to the desolate wastes, their eyes. and to the cities that are forsaken, which became 24 For I will take you from among the heathen, a prey and derision to the residue of the heathen and gather you out of all countries, and will that are round about:

bring you into your own land. 5 Therefore thus saith the Lord God; Surely 25 II Then will I sprinkle clean water upon in the fire of my jealousy have I spoken against you, and ye shall be clean: from all your filthithe residue of the heathen, and against all Idu-ness, and from all your idols, will I cleanse you. men, which have appointed my land into their 26 A new heart also will I give you, and a new possession with the joy of all their heart, with spirit will I put within you. and I will take despiteful minds, to cast it out for a prey. away the stony heart out of your fresh, and I

6 Prophesy therefore concerning the land of Is- will give you a heart of flesh. rael, and say unto the mountains, and to the 27 And I will put my Spirit within you, and hills, to the rivers, and to the valleys, Thus saith cause you to walk in my statutes, and ye shall the Lord Gop; Behold, I have spoken in my keep my judgments, and do them. jealousy and in my sury, because ye have borne 28 And ye shall dwell in the land that I gave to the shame of the heathen:

your fathers; and ye shall be my people, and I 7 Therefore thus saith the Lord God; I have will be your God. lifted up my hand: Surely the heathen that are 20 I will also save you from all your uncleanabout you, they shall bear their shame.

nesses: and I will call for the corn, and will in81 But ye, O mountains of Israel, ye shall crease it, and lay no famine upon yon. shoot forth your branches, and yield your fruit 30 And I will multiply the fruit of the tree, and to my people of Israel; for they are at hand to the increase of the field, that ye shall receive no coine.

more reproach of famine among the heathen. 9 For behold, I am for you, and I will turn un- 31 Then shall ye remember your own evil ways, to you, and ye shall be tilled and sown: and your doings that were not good, and shall

10 And I will multiply men upon you, all the loathe yourselves in your own sight for your house of Israel, ecen all of it: and the cities shall iniquities, and for your abominations. be inhabited, and the wastes shall be builded : 32 Not for your sakes do I this, saith the Lord

11 And I will multiply upon you man and God, be it known unto you: be ashained and conbeast ; and they shall increase and bring fruit : founded for your own ways, O house of Israel. and I will settle you after your old estates, and 33 Thus saith the Lord GOD; In the day that will do better unto you than at your beginnings: I shall have cleansed you from all your iniquiand ye shall know that I am the LORD.

ties I will also cause you to dwell in the cities, 12 Yea, I will cause men to walk upon yon, and the wasies shall be builded. even iny people Israel; and they shall possess 34 And the desolate land shall be tilled, wherethee, and thou shalt be their inheritance, and as it lay desolate in the sight of all that passed by. thou shalt ro more henceforth bereave them of 35 And they shall say, This land that was demen.

solate is become like the garden of Eden; and 13 Thus saith the Lord God; Because they say the waste and desolate and ruined cities are beunto you, Thou land devourest up men, and hast come fenced, and are inhabited. bereaved thy nations;

| 36 Then the heathen that are left round about 14 Therefore, thou shalt devour men no more, you shall know that I the Lord build the ruined neither bereave thy nations any more, saith the places, and plant that that was desolate: I the Lord God.

LORD have spoken it, and I will do it. 15 Neither will I cause men to hear in thee the 37 Thus saith the Lord GOD; I will yet for shame of the heathen any more, neither shalt this be inquired of by the house of Israel, to do thou bear the reproach of the people any more, it for them; I will increase them widi men like neither shalt thou cause thy nations to fall any a flock. more, saith the Lord God.

| 38 As the holy flock, as the flock of Jerusalem 16 I'Moreover the word of the LORD came unto in her solemn feasts ; so shall the waste cities me, saying,

be filled with flocks of men: and they shall 17 Son of man, when the house of Israel dwelt know that I am the Lord. in their own land, they defiled it by their own

CHAP. XXXVII. way and by their doings: their way was before

The resurrection of dry bones. me as the uncleanness of a removed woman. HE hand of the LORD was upon me, and

18 Wherefore, I poured my fury upon them for 1 carried me out in the Spirit of the LORD, the blood that they had shed upon the land, and and set me down in the midst of the valley which for their idols wherewith they had polluted it: was full of bones,

19 And I scattered them among the heathen, 2 And caused me to pass by them round about: and they were dispersed through the countries: and behold, there were very many in the open according to their way and according to their valley; and lo, they were very dry. doings I judged them.

3 And he said unto me, Son of man, can these 20 And when they entered unto the heathen, bones live? and I answered, O Lord God, thou wbither they went, they profa:ied my holy name, knowest. when they said to them, These are the people of] 4 Again he said unto me, Prophesy upon these the LORD, and are gone forth out of his land. bones, and say unto them, o ye dry bones, hear

21 1 But, I had pity for my holy name, which the word of the LORD. he house of Israel had profaned among the hea- 5 Thus saith the Lord God unto these bones: then, whither they went.

Behold, I will cause breath to enter into you, 29 Therefore, say unto the house of Israel, and ye shall live:

The vision of the two sticks united. CHAP. XXXVIII. God's judgment against Goe 6 And I will lay sinews upon you, and willsthers Have dwelt, and they shall dwell therein. brint up flesh upon you, and cover you with even they, and their children, and their children's skin, and put breath in you, and ye shall live; children for ever: and my servant David shail and ye shall know that I am the LORD.

be their prince for ever. 7 So I prophesied as I was commanded : and as 26 Moreover I will make a covenant of peace I prophesied, there was a noise, and behold a with them; it shall be an everlasting covenant shaking, and the bones came together, bone to with them: and I will place them, and multiply his bone.

them, and will set my sanctuary in the midst of 8 And when I leheld, lo, the sinews and the them for evermore. flesh came up upon them, and the skin covered 27 My tabernacle also shall be with them : ven, them above: but there was no breath in them. I will be their God, and they shall be my people.

9 Then said he unto me, Prophesy unto the 28 And the heathen shall know that I the LORD wind, prophesy, son of man, and say to the wind, do sanctify Israel, when my sanctuary shall be Thus saith the Lord God; Come from the four in the midst of them for evermore. winds, O breath, and breathe upon these slain,

CHAP. XXXVIII. that they may live.

The army, &-c. of Gog. 10 So I prophesied as he commanded me, and AND the word of the LORD came unto me, the breath came into them, and they lived, and F - saying, stood up upon their feet, an cxcceding great army. 2 Son of man, set thy face against Gog, the land

11 | Then he said unto me, Son of man, these of Magog, the chief prince of Meslech and Tubones are the whole house of Israel: behold, bal, and prophesy against him, they say, Our bones are dried, and our hope is 3 And say, Thus saith the Lord God; Behold, lost: we are cut off for our parts.

I am against thce, O Gog, the chief prince of 12 Therefore prophesy and say into them, Meshechi and Tubal: Thus saith the Lord God; Behold, O my people, 4 And I will turn thee back, and put hooks into I will open your graves, and canse you to come thy jaws, and I will bring 'thee forth, and all up out of your graves, and bring you into the thine ariny, horses and horsemen, all of them land or Israel.

clothed with all sorts of armour, even a great 13 And ye shall know that I am the LORD, company with bucklers and shields, all of them when I have opened your graves, O my people, handling swords: and brought you up out of your graves, 7 5 Persia, Ethiopia, and Libya with them; all

14 And shall put my Spirit in you, and ye shall of them with shield and helmet: Jive, and I shall place you in your own land: 6 Gomer, and all his bands; the house of Tothen shall ye know that I the LORD have spoken garmah of the north quarters, and all his bands: it, and perforined it, saith the Lord.

and many people with thee. 15 11 The word of the LORD came again unto 7 Be thou prepared, and prepare for thyself, me, saying,

thou, and all tly company that are assembled 16 Moreover, thont son of man, takс thee one into thee, and be thou a guard unto them. stick, and write upon it, For Judah, and for the 81 After many days thou shalt be visited: in children of Israel Iris companions: then take the latter years thou shalt come into the land another stick, and write upon it, For Joseph, that is brought back from the sword, and is gathe stick of Ephrain, and for all the house of thered out of many people, against the moun. Israel his companions:

tains of Israel, which have been always waste: 17 And join them one to another into one stick ; but it is brought forth out of the nations, and and they shall becoinc one in thy hand.

they shall dwell safely all of them. 18 1 And when the children of thy people shall 9 Thou shalt ascend and come like a storm, speak unto thee, saying, Wilt thou not shew usthou shalt be like a cloud to cover the land, thou, what thou meanest by these?

and all thy bands, and many people with thee. 19 Say unto thein, Thus saith the Lord God;l 10 Thus saith the Lord God; It shall also come Behold, I will take the stick of Joseph, which to pass, that at the same time shall things come is in the hand of Ephraim, and the tribes of Is- into thiy mind, and thou shalt think an evil rael his fellows, and will put them with him, thought : cven with the stick of Judah, and make them 11 And thou shalt say, I will go up to the land one stick, and they shall be one in my hand. of unwalled villages; I will go to them that are

20 11 And the sticks whereon thou writest shall at rest, that dwell safely, all of them dwelling be in thy hand before their eyes.

without walls, and having neither bars nor gates, 21. And say unto them, Thus saith the Lord 19 To take a spoil, and to take a prey ; to turn Gon; Behold, I will take the children of Israel thy hand upon ile desolate places that are now from among the heathen, whither they be gone, inhabited, and upon the people that are gatherand will gather them on every side, and bring ed out of the nations, which have gotten cattle them into their own land:

Tand goods, that dwell in the midst of the land. 22 And I will make them one nation in the 13 Sheba, and Dedan, and the merchants of land upon the mountains of Israel; and one king Tarshish, with all the young lions thereof, shall shall be king to them all: and they shall be no say unto thee, Art thon come to take a spoil? more two nations, neither shall they be divided hast thou gathered thy company to take a prey ? into two kingdoms any more at all:

to carry away silver and gold, to take away 23 Neither shall they detile themselves any cattle and goods, to take a great spoil ? more with their idols, nor with their detestable 14 | Therefore, son of man, prophesy and say things, nor with any of their transgressions: but unto Gog, Thus saith the Lord Gop; In that I will save them out of all their dwelling places, day when my people of Israel dwelleth safely, wherein they have sinned, and will cleanse shalt thou not know it? them: so shall they be my people, and I will be 15 And thou shalt come from thy place out of their God.

the north parts, thou, and many people with 24 And David my servant shall be king over thee, all of them riding upon horses, a great thein; and they all shall have one shepherd : company, and a mighty army: they shall also walk in my judgments, and ob- 16 And thou shall come up against my people serve my statiites, and do them.

of Israel, as a cloud to cover the land; it shall 25 And they sball dwell in the land that I have be in the latter days, and I will bring thee givcu unto Jacob my servait, wherein your fa- against my land, that the heathen may know

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The feast of the fowls me, when I shall be sanctified in thee, O Gog, east of the sea: and it shall stop the noses of before their eyes.

the passengers : and there shall they bury Gog 17 Thus saith the Lord God; Art thou he of and all his multitude: and they shall call it whom I have spoken in old time by my servants The valley of Hamon-gog. the prophets of Israel, which prophesied in 12 And seven months shall the house of Israel those days many years, that I would bring thee be burying of them, that they may cleanse the against them ?

land. 18 And it shall come to pass at the same tiinel 13 Yea, all the people of the land shall bury when Gog shall come against the land of Israel, then: and it shall be to them a renown the day saith the Lord God, that my fury shall come up that I shall be glorified, saith the Lord GOD. in my face.

| 14 And they shall sever out men of continual 19 For in my jealousy and in the fire of my employment, passing through the land to bury wrath have I spoken, Surely in that day there with the passeugers those that remain upon the shall be a great shaking in the land of Israel; face of the carth, to cleanse it; after the end of

20 So that the fishes of the sea, and the fowls seven months shall they search. or the heaven, and the beasts of the field, and 15 And the passengers that pass through the al) creeping things that creep upon the earth, land, when any seeth a man's bone, then shall and all the men that are upon the face of the be set up a sign by it, till the buriers have buearth, shall shake at my presence, and the ried it in the valley of Hamon-gog. mountains shall be thrown down, and the steep) 16 And also the name of the city shall de places shall fall, and every wall shall fall to the Hamonah. Thus shall they cleanse the land. ground.

| 17 | And, thou son of man, thus saith the Lord 21 And I will call for a sword against him God; Speak unto every feathered fowl, and to throughout all my mountains, saith the Lord every beast of the field, Assemble yourselves, God: every man's sword shall be against his and come; gather yourselves on every side to brother.

my sacrifice that I do sacrifice for you, even a 28 And I will plead against him with pestilence great sacrifice upon the mountains of Israel, and with blood; and I will rain upon him, and that ye may eat flesh, and drink blood. upon his bands, and upon the many people that 18 Ye shall eat the flesh of the inighty, and are with him, an overflowing rain, and great drink the blood of the princes of the earth, of hailstones, fire, and brimstone.

rams, of lambs, and of goats, of bullocks, all 23 Thus will l inagnify myself, and sanctify of them fatlings of Bashan. myself; and I will be known in the eyes of 19 And ye shall eat fat till ye be full, and many nations, and they shall know that I am drink blood till ye be drunken, of my sacrifice the LORD.

which I have sacrificed for you.

20 Thus ye shall be filled at my table with God's judgments upon Gog.

horses and chariots, with mighty men, and with THEREFORE, thou son of mali, propliesy all inen of war, saith the Lord God.

I against Gog, and say, Thus saith the Lord 21 And I will set my glory among the heathen. Cop: Behold, I'am against thee, O Gog, the and all tlie heathen shall see my judgment that chier prince of Meshech and Tubal :

I have executed, and my hand that I have laid 2 And I will turn thee back, and leave but upon them. the sixth part of thee, and will cause thce to 22 So the house of Israel shall know that I am coine up from the north parts, and will bring the LORD their God from that day and forward. thee upon the mountains of Israel:

1 23 And the hcathen shall know that the 3 And I will smite thy bow out of thy len house of Israel went into captivity for their hand, and will cause thine arrows to fall out iniquity: because they trespassed against me. of thy right hand.

therefore hid I my face from them, and gave A Tuou shalt fall upon the inountains of Israel, them into the hand of their eneinies: So tell thou, and all thy bands, and the people that is they all by the sword. with thee: I will give thee unto the ravenous 24 According to their uncleanness and accordbirds of every sort, and to the beasts of the ing to their transgressions have I done unto field, to be devoured.

them, and hid my face from them. 5 Tibou shalt fall upon the open field: for I 25 Therefore thus saith the Lord God: Now have spoken it, saith the Loril Gop.

will I bring again the captivity of Jacob, and 6 And I will send a lire on Magog, and among have mercy upon the whole house of Israel, them that dwell carelessly in the isles: and they and will be jealous for my holy name; shall know that I am the LORD.

| 26 After that they have borne their shame, 7 So will I make my holy name known in the and all their trespasses whereby they have tresmidst of my people Israel; and I will not let passed against me, when they dwelt safely in them pollute my holy name any more: and the their land, and none made them afraid. heathen shall know that I am the LORD, the 27 When I have brought thein again from the Iloly One in Israel.

people, and gathered them out of their enemies' 8 i Behold, it is come, and it is done, saith the lands, and am sanctified in them in the sight of Lori God; this is the day whereof I have spoken. many nations;

9 And they that dwell in the cities of Israel 28 Then shall they know that I am the LORD shall go forth, and shall set on fire and burn the their God, which caused them to be led into weapons, both the shields and the bucklers, the captivity among the heathen: but I have gabows and the arrows, and the handstaves, aud thered them unto their own land, and have the spears, and they sliall burn them with fire lcft none of them any more there. seven years :

29 Neither will I hide my face any more from 10 So that they shall take no wood out of the them: for I have poured out my Spirit upon field, neither cut down any out of the forests; the house of Israel, saith the Lord GOD. for they shall burn the wcapons with fire: anell

CHAP. XL. they shall spoil those that spoiled them, and rob

Ezekicl's vision of a city, fc. those that rubbed tliem, saith the Lord God. In the five and twentieth ycar of our captivity,

Aud it shall come to pass in that day, I in the beginning of the year, in the tenth day that I will give unto Gog a place there of graves of the months, in the fourteenth year after that in Israel, the valley of the passengers on the the city was smitten, in the self-same day the

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CHAP. XL.

of the temple hand of the LORD was upon me, and brought| 21 And the little chambers thereof were three me thither.

on this side and three on that side; and the posts 2 In the visions of God brought he me into the thereof and the arches thereof were after the land of Israel, and set inc upon a very high measure of the first gate: the length thereof was mountain, by which was as the frame of a city fifty cubits, and the breadth five and twenty on the south.

cubits. 3. And he brought me thither, and behold, 22 And their windows, and their arches, and there was a man, whose appearance was like their palm-trees, were after the measure of the the appearance of brass, with a line of flax in gate that looketh toward the east: and they went his hand, and a measuring reed; and he stood up unto it by seven steps; and the arches therein the gate.

of were before them. 4 And the man said unto me, Son of man, be- 23 And the gate of the inner court was over hold with thine eyes, and hear with thine ears, against the gate toward the north, and toward and set thy heart upon all that I shall shew the east: and he measured from gate to gate a thee; for to the intent that I might shew them hundred cubits. unto thee art thou brought hither: declare all 24 | After that he brought me toward the south, that thou seest to the house of Israel.

and behold a gate toward the south: and he 5 And behold a wall on the outside of the measured the posts thereof and the arches therehouse round about, and in the man's hand al of according to these measures. measuring reed of six cubits long by the cubit 25 And there were windows in it and in the and a hand-breadth : so he measured the breadth arches thereof round about, like those windows : of the building, one reed: and the height, one the length was fifty cubits, and the breadth fivo

and twenty cubits. 61 Then came he unto the gate which looketh 26 And there were seven steps to go up to it, toward the east, and went up the stairs thereof, and the arches thereof were before them and it and measured the threshold of the gate, which had palm-trees, one on this side, and anothes was one reed broad; and the other threshold of on that side, upon the posts thereof. the gate, which was one reed broad.

| 27 And there was a gate in the inner court to7 And every little chamber was one reed long, ward the south : and he measured from gate to and one reed broad; and between the little gate toward the south a hundred cubits. chambers were five cubits: and the threshold of 28 And he brought me to the inner court by the the gate by the porch of the gate within was south gate: and he measured the south gate acone reed.

cording to these measures ; 8 He measured also the porch of the gate 29 And the little chambers thereof, and the within, one reed.

Iposts thereof, and the arches thereof, according 9 Then measured he the porch of the gate, to these measures: and there were windows in eight cubits; and the posts thercof, two cubits; it and in the archies thereof round about : it and the porch of the gate was inward.

was fifty cubits long, and five and twenty cubits 10 And the little chambers of the gate east-broad. ward were three on this side, and thrce on that 30 And the arches round about were five and side; they three were of one measure: and the twenty cubits long, and five cubits broad. posts had one measure on this side and on that 31 And the arches thereof were toward the outer posts had on

court; and palm-trees were upon the posts there11 And he measured the breadth of the entry of: and the going up to it had eight steps. of the gate, ten cubits; and the length of the 32 1 And he brought me into the inner court gate, thirteen cubits.

Itoward the east : and he measured the gate ac12 The space also before the little chambers cording to these nieasures. was one cubit on this side, and the space was 33 And the little chambers thereof, and the one cubit on that side: and the little chambers posts thereof, and the arches thereof, were acwere six cubits on this side, and six cubits on cording to these measures: and there were winthat side.

(dows therein and in the arches thereof round 13 He measured then the gate from the roof of about: it was finly cubits long, and five and one little chainber to the roof of another; the twenty cubits broad. breadth was five and twenty cubits, door against 34 And the arches thereof were toward the outdoor.

ward court; and palm-trees were upon the posts 14 lle made also posts of threescore cubits, even thereof, on this side, and on that side: and the into the post of the court round about the gate.going up to it had eight steps.

15 And from the face of the gate of the entrance 35 11 And he brought me to the north gate, and unto the face of the porch of the inner gate were measured it according to these measures; fifty cubits.

| 36 The little chambers thereof, the posts there16 And there were narrow windows to the lit- of, and the arches thereof, and the windows 10 tle chambers, and to their posts within the gate it round about: the length was fifty cubits, and round about, and likewise to the arches: and the breadth five and twenty cubits. windows were round about inward : and upon 37 And the posts thereof were toward the outer each post were palm-trees.

court; and palm-trees were upon the posts there17 Then brought he me into the outward court, of, on this side, and on that side: and the going and lo, there were chambers, and a pavement' up to it had eight steps. made for the court round about: thirty cham- 38 And the chainbers, and the entries thereof bers were upon the pavement.

I were by the posts of the gates, where they waslı18 And the pavement by the side of the gates ed the burnt-offering. over against the length of the gates was the 39 11 And in the porch of the gate were two talower pavement.

bles on this side, and two tables on that side, 10 19 Then he measured the breadth from the stay thereon the burnt offering, and the sin-offorefront of the lower gate into the forefront of fering, and the trespass-offering. the inner court without, a hundred cubits east-1 40 And at the side without, as one goeth up to ward and northward

(the entry of the north gate, were two tables; and 20 1 And the gate of the outward court that on the other side, which was at the porch of the looked toward the north, he measured the length gate, were two tables. thereof, and the breadth theroof.

141 Four tables were on this side, and four tables

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