Ezekiel 46:9-19 NIV

9 " 'When the people of the land come before the LORD at the appointed feasts,1 whoever enters by the north gate to worship is to go out the south gate; and whoever enters by the south gate is to go out the north gate. No one is to return through the gate by which he entered, but each is to go out the opposite gate.

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10 The prince is to be among them, going in when they go in and going out when they go out.2

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11 " 'At the festivals and the appointed feasts, the grain offering is to be an ephah with a bull, an ephah with a ram, and with the lambs as much as one pleases, along with a hin of oil for each ephah.3

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      12 When the prince provides4 a freewill offering5 to the LORD--whether a burnt offering or fellowship offerings--the gate facing east is to be opened for him. He shall offer his burnt offering or his fellowship offerings as he does on the Sabbath day. Then he shall go out, and after he has gone out, the gate will be shut.6

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          13 " 'Every day you are to provide a year-old lamb without defect for a burnt offering to the LORD; morning by morning7 you shall provide it.8

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          14 You are also to provide with it morning by morning a grain offering, consisting of a sixth of an ephah with a third of a hin of oil9 to moisten the flour. The presenting of this grain offering to the LORD is a lasting ordinance.10

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          15 So the lamb and the grain offering and the oil shall be provided morning by morning for a regular11 burnt offering.12

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          16 " 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: If the prince makes a gift from his inheritance to one of his sons, it will also belong to his descendants; it is to be their property by inheritance.13

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          17 If, however, he makes a gift from his inheritance to one of his servants, the servant may keep it until the year of freedom;14 then it will revert to the prince. His inheritance belongs to his sons only; it is theirs.

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          18 The prince must not take15 any of the inheritance16 of the people, driving them off their property. He is to give his sons their inheritance out of his own property, so that none of my people will be separated from his property.' "

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          19 Then the man brought me through the entrance17 at the side of the gate to the sacred rooms facing north,18 which belonged to the priests, and showed me a place at the western end.

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