"1The Leviticalpriests, the wholetribe of Levi, shall havenoportion or inheritance with Israel; they shall eat the LORD'Sofferings by fire and His aportion.
"2They shall havenoinheritanceamong their bcountrymen; the LORD is their inheritance, as He cpromised them.
"3Now this shall be the priests'due from the people, from those who offer a sacrifice, either an oxor a sheep, of which they shall give to the priest the shoulder and the twocheeks and the stomach.
"You shall give him the 4firstfruits of your grain, your newwine, and your oil, and the firstshearing of your sheep.
"5For the LORD your God has chosen him and his sons from all your tribes, to 6standdand serve in the name of the LORDforever .
"Now if a Levitecomes from any of your etownsthroughoutIsraelwhere he 7resides, and comesfwhenever he desires to the placewhich the LORDchooses,
then he shall serve in the name of the LORD his God, like all his fellowLevites who standtherebefore the LORD.
"8They shall eatgequalportions, except what they receive from the sale of their fathers' estates.