Ezekiel 40:44-47 TNIV

The Rooms for the Priests

44 Outside the inner gate, within the inner court, were two rooms, onea at the side of the north gate and facing south, and another at the side of the southb gate and facing north.

References for Ezekiel 40:44

    • q 40:44 - Septuagint; Hebrew "were rooms for singers, which were"
    • r 40:44 - Septuagint; Hebrew "east"
      45 He said to me, "The room facing south is for the priests who guard the temple,1

      References for Ezekiel 40:45

      46 and the room facing north2 is for the priests who guard the altar.3 These are the sons of Zadok,4 who are the only Levites who may draw near to the LORD to minister before him.5"

      References for Ezekiel 40:46

      47 Then he measured the court: It was square--a hundred cubits long and a hundred cubits wide. And the altar was in front of the temple.6

      References for Ezekiel 40:47