Ezekiel 43:17-27 NAS

17 "The ledge shall be fourteen cubits long by fourteen wide in its four sides, the border around it shall be half a cubit and its base shall be a cubit round about; and its 1steps shall a2face the east."

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    • ̠ 43:17 - Or "be on the east side"

      The Offerings

      18 And He said to me, "3Son of man, thus says the Lord bGOD, 'These are the statutes for the altar on the day it is built, to offer 4burnt offerings on it and to 5sprinkle blood on it.

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        • ̡ 43:18 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD, and so throughout the ch
          19 'You shall give to the Levitical priests who are from the offspring of 6Zadok, who draw 7near to Me to minister to Me,' declares the Lord GOD, 'a 8young bull for a 9sin offering.

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          20 'You shall take some of its blood and put it on its four 10horns and on the four corners of the 11ledge and on the border round about; thus you shall 12cleanse it and make atonement for it.

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          21 'You shall also take the bull for the sin offering, and it shall be 13burned in the appointed place of the house, outside the sanctuary.

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          22 'On the second day you shall offer a 14male goat without blemish for a sin offering, and they shall 15cleanse the altar as they cleansed it with the bull.

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          23 'When you have finished cleansing it, you shall present a 16young bull without blemish and a 17ram without blemish from the flock.

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          24 'You shall present them before the LORD, and the priests shall throw 18salt on them, and they shall offer them up as a burnt offering to the LORD.

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          25 '19For seven days you shall prepare daily a goat for a sin offering; also a young bull and a ram from the flock, without blemish, shall be prepared.

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          26 'For seven days they shall make atonement for the altar and purify it; so shall they cconsecrate it.

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            • ̢ 43:26 - Lit "fill its hands"
              27 'When they have completed the days, it shall be that on the 20eighth day and onward, the priests shall doffer your burnt offerings on the altar, and your 21peace offerings; and I will 22accept you,' declares the Lord GOD."

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