The portions of the twelve tribes,
Ezekiel 48:1 These are þe names of the trybes that lye vpon the northsyde, by the waye of Hetlon, tyll thou commest vnto Hemath & Hazar Enam, the borders of Damascus towarde the north beside Hemath: Dan shall haue hys porcion from the east quarter vnto the west. Ezekiel 48:2 Vpon the borders of Dan from the east syde vnto the west, shall Asser haue hys porcyon. Ezekiel 48:3 Vpon the borders of Asser from the east parte vnto the west shall Nephthali haue hys porcyon. Ezekiel 48:4 Vpon the borders of Nephthali from the east quarter vnto the west, shall Manasses haue his porcion. Ezekiel 48:5 Vpon the borders of Manasses from the east syde vnto the west, shall Ephraim haue his porcyon. Ezekiel 48:6 Vpon the borders of Ephraim from the east parte vnto þe west, shall Ruben haue his porcyon. Ezekiel 48:7 Vpon the borders of Ruben from the east quarter vnto the west shall Iuda haue hys porcyon:
of the sanctuary,
Ezekiel 48:8 Vpon the borders of Iuda from the east parte vnto the west, ye shall set a syde one porcion of .xxv.M. meteroddes longe and brode (like as another porcyon from the east syde vnto the west) wherin the Sanctuary shall stande. Ezekiel 48:9 As for the porcyon, that ye shall separate out for the Lorde: it shalbe .xxv.M. longe, & .x.M. brode. Ezekiel 48:10 Which separated holy porcyon shall belonge vnto these: namelye to the prestes, towarde the north .xxv.M. and towarde the west .x.M. brode, towarde the east .x.M. brode also, & toward the south .xxv.M. longe wherin the Sanctuarye of the Lorde shall stande. Ezekiel 48:11 Yee this same place shalbe the prestes that are of the children of Sadoch, and haue kepte my holy ordynaunce: which wente not astraye in the erroure of þe chyldren of Israel lyke as the Leuites are gone astraye: Ezekiel 48:12 and this separated pece that they haue of the lande shalbe the most holy, harde vpon the borders of the Leuites. Ezekiel 48:13 And nexte vnto the prestes, shall the Leuites haue .xxv.M. longe. and .x.M. brode. This shalbe on euery syde .xxv.M. longe, and .x.M. brode. Ezekiel 48:14 Of this porcyon they shall sell nothinge, ner make any permutacyon therof, lest the chefe of the lande fall vnto other, for it is halowed vnto the Lorde.
of the city and suburbs,
Ezekiel 48:15 The other .v.M. after the bredth that lyeth by the .xxv.M. shalbe comen: it shall belonge to the cyte and to the suburbes for habytacyons, & the cyte shall stande in the myddest therof. Ezekiel 48:16 Let this be the measure: towarde the north parte .v.C. and .iiij.M. towarde the sout parte .v.C. and .iiij.M. towarde the east parte .v.C. & .iiij.M. towarde the west part .v.C. and .iiij.M. Ezekiel 48:17 The suburbes harde vpon the cytye, shall haue towarde the north .L. and .ij.C. towarde the south .L. and .ij.C. towarde the east .L. & two .C. towarde the west also .L. and two .C. Ezekiel 48:18 As for the resydue of the length, that lyeth harde vpon the separated holy grounde: namely .x. thousande towarde the east, & .x.M. towarde the west, nexte vnto the holye porcion: it and the increase therof shall serue for their meate, that laboure in the cytye. Ezekiel 48:19 They that laboure for the welth of the cytye, shall manteyne this also, out of what tribe soeuer they be in Israel. Ezekiel 48:20 All that is separated of the .xxv.M. longe and .xxv.M. brode on the foure partes, that shall ye put a syde for the separated porcyon of the Sanctuarye, & for the possessyon of the cyty.
of the prince,
Ezekiel 48:21 The resydue vpon both the sydes of the Sanctuary and possessyon of the cytye, shall belonge to the prince, before the place of the .xxv.M. vnto the east ende, & before the place of the .xxv.M. westwarde, vnto the borders of the cytye: this shalbe the princes porcion. Thys shalbe the holy place, and the house of the Sanctuarye shall stande in the myddest. Ezekiel 48:22 Moreouer from the Leuites and the cytyes possession, that lye in the myddest of the princes parte: loke what remayneth betwixte the border of Iuda & the border of BenIamin, it shalbe the Princes.
and of the twelve tribes.
Ezekiel 48:23 Now of the other trybes. From the east parte vnto the west, shall Beniamin haue hys porcion. Ezekiel 48:24 Vpon the borders of BenIamin from the east syde vnto þe west, shall Symeon haue his porcion. Ezekiel 48:25 Vpon the borders of Symeon from the east parte vnto the west, shall Izakar haue hys porcyon. Ezekiel 48:26 Vpon the borders of Izakar from the east syde vnto the west, shall Sabulon haue his porcion. Ezekiel 48:27 Vpon the borders of Sabulon from the east parte vnto the west, shall Gad haue hys porcion. Ezekiel 48:28 Vpon the borders of Gad southwarde, the coastes shall reach from Thamar forth vnto the waters of stryfe to Cades, and to the floude, euen vnto the many sea. Ezekiel 48:29 This is the lande with his porcions, which ye shall dystribute vnto the trybes of Israel, sayeth the Lorde God.
The dimensions and gates of the city.
Ezekiel 48:30 Thus wyde shall the cyte reach: vpon the north parte .v.C. & .iiij.M. measures. Ezekiel 48:31 The portes of the cyte, shall haue the names of þe tribes of Israel. Thre portes of the northside: one Ruben, another Iuda, the thyrde Leui. Ezekiel 48:32 Vpon the east side .v.C. & .iiij.M. measures, with thre portes: the one Ioseph, another BenIamin, the thyrde Dan. Ezekiel 48:33 Vpon the south syde .v.C. and .iiij.M. measures, wyth the thre portes: the one Symeon, another Izakar the thyrde Sabulon. Ezekiel 48:34 And vpon the west side .v.C. and .iiij.M. measures, with thre portes also, that one Gad, another Asser, the thyrde Nephthali. Ezekiel 48:35 Thus shall it haue .xviij.M. measures rounde about And from that tyme forth, the name of the cyte shalbe: the Lorde is there.