Ezekiel 44:10-14 NIV

10 " 'The Levites who went far from me when Israel went astray1 and who wandered from me after their idols must bear the consequences of their sin.2

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11 They may serve in my sanctuary, having charge of the gates of the temple and serving in it; they may slaughter the burnt offerings3 and sacrifices for the people and stand before the people and serve them.4

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12 But because they served them in the presence of their idols and made the house of Israel fall5 into sin, therefore I have sworn with uplifted hand6 that they must bear the consequences of their sin, declares the Sovereign LORD.7

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13 They are not to come near to serve me as priests or come near any of my holy things or my most holy offerings; they must bear the shame8 of their detestable practices.9

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14 Yet I will put them in charge of the duties of the temple and all the work that is to be done in it.10

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