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Ezekiel 47:1 NIV

The River From the Temple

1 The man brought me back to the entrance to the temple, and I saw water coming out from under the threshold of the temple toward the east (for the temple faced east). The water was coming down from under the south side of the temple, south of the altar.

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  • a 47:3 - That is, about 1,700 feet or about 530 meters
  • b 47:8 - Or "the Jordan Valley"
  • c 47:16 - See Septuagint and 48:1; Hebrew "road to go into Zedad, " 16"Hamath, Berothah" .
  • d 47:17 - Hebrew "Enon," a variant of "Enan"
  • e 47:18 - See Syriac; Hebrew "Israel. You will measure to the Dead Sea."