Ezekiel 46:9

Overview - Ezekiel 46
Ordinances for the prince in his worship;
and for the people.
16 An order for the prince's inheritance.
19 The courts for boiling and baking.
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Ezekiel 46:9  (King James Version)
But when the people of the land shall come before the LORD in the solemn feasts, he that entereth in by the way of the north gate to worship shall go out by the way of the south gate; and he that entereth by the way of the south gate shall go forth by the way of the north gate: he shall not return by the way of the gate whereby he came in, but shall go forth over against it.

when the people
This may intimate, that every thing should be regulated, in divine worship, so as to prevent disorder and interruption, and also that men should go forward and make progress in religion, and not turn their backs upon God.

come before
Exodus 23:14-17 ; 34:23 Deuteronomy 16:16 ; Psalms 84:7 ; Malachi 4:4

he that entereth in
Ezekiel 1:12 Ezekiel 1:17 Philippians 3:13 Philippians 3:14 ; Hebrews 10:38 ; 2 Peter 2:20 2 Peter 2:21