Deuteronomy 18:2

2 They shall have no inheritance among their fellow Israelites; the LORD is their inheritance, as he promised them.

Read Deuteronomy 18:2 Using Other Translations

Therefore shall they have no inheritance among their brethren: the LORD is their inheritance, as he hath said unto them.
They shall have no inheritance among their brothers; the LORD is their inheritance, as he promised them.
They will have no land of their own among the Israelites. The LORD himself is their special possession, just as he promised them.

What does Deuteronomy 18:2 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Deuteronomy 18:2

Therefore shall they have none inheritance among their
brethren
Neither of the field, nor of the vineyard, as the above Targum, because provision was made for them otherwise, and especially because

the Lord is their inheritance, as he hath said unto them,
(See Gill on Numbers 18:20), which as it may be understood in a spiritual sense of their interest in God, as their covenant God, and of their enjoyment of him, and communion with him; so chiefly in a temporal sense of all those things in the sacrifices which the Lord claimed to himself, and these he gave unto them; so the same Targum interprets this of the twenty four gifts of the priesthood, enumerated ( Numbers 18:1-32 ) .

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