That is, about 7 miles (about 12 kilometers)
That is, about 3 miles (about 5 kilometers)
It will be the sacred portion of the land for the priests,4 who minister in the sanctuary and who draw near to minister before the LORD. It will be a place for their houses as well as a holy place for the sanctuary.5
" 'The prince will have the land bordering each side of the area formed by the sacred district and the property of the city. It will extend westward from the west side and eastward from the east side, running lengthwise from the western to the eastern border parallel to one of the tribal portions.8
" 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: You have gone far enough, O princes of Israel! Give up your violence and oppression10 and do what is just and right.11 Stop dispossessing my people, declares the Sovereign LORD.