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Moreover, when ye shall divide by lot the land for inheritance, ye shall offer an oblation unto the LORD, an holy portion of the land: the lengthshall be the length of five and twentythousandreeds, and the breadthshall betenthousand. This shall beholy in all the borders thereof round about.*when…: Heb. when ye cause the land to fallan holy…: Heb. holiness Of this there shall be for the sanctuaryfivehundredin length, with fivehundredin breadth, square round about; and fiftycubits round about for the suburbs thereof.suburbs: or, void places And of this measure shalt thou measure the length of five and twentythousand, and the breadth of tenthousand: and in it shall be the sanctuaryand the mostholyplace. The holyportion of the land shall be for the priests the ministers of the sanctuary, which shall come near to minister unto the LORD: and it shall be a place for their houses, and an holy place for the sanctuary. And the five and twentythousand of length, and the tenthousand of breadth, shall also the Levites, the ministers of the house, have for themselves, for a possession for twentychambers.
¶ And ye shall appoint the possession of the cityfivethousandbroad, and five and twentythousandlong, over against the oblation of the holyportion: it shall be for the whole house of Israel.
¶ And a portion shall be for the prince on the one side and on the other side of the oblation of the holyportion, and of the possession of the city, before the oblation of the holyportion, and before the possession of the city, from the westsidewestward, and from the eastsideeastward: and the lengthshall be over againstone of the portions, from the westborder unto the eastborder. In the land shall be his possession in Israel: and my princes shall no more oppress my people; and the rest of the land shall they give to the house of Israel according to their tribes.
¶ Thus saith the LordGOD; Let it suffice you, O princes of Israel: removeviolence and spoil, and executejudgment and justice, take away your exactions from my people, saith the LordGOD.§exactions: Heb. expulsions 10 Ye shall have justbalances, and a justephah, and a justbath. 11 The ephah and the bath shall be of onemeasure, that the bath may contain the tenth part of an homer, and the ephah the tenth part of an homer: the measure thereof shall be after the homer. 12 And the shekelshall betwentygerahs: twentyshekels, five and twentyshekels, fifteenshekels, shall be your maneh.
13 This is the oblation that ye shall offer; the sixth part of an ephah of an homer of wheat, and ye shall give the sixth part of an ephah of an homer of barley: 14 Concerning the ordinance of oil, the bath of oil, ye shall offer the tenth part of a bath out of the cor, which is an homer of tenbaths; for tenbathsare an homer: 15 And onelamb out of the flock, out of two hundred, out of the fat pastures of Israel; for a meat offering, and for a burnt offering, and for peace offerings, to make reconciliation for them, saith the LordGOD.**lamb: or, kid††peace…: or, thank offerings 16 All the people of the land shall give this oblation for the prince in Israel.‡‡shall…: Heb. shall be for§§for: or, with 17 And it shall be the prince’s partto give burnt offerings, and meat offerings, and drink offerings, in the feasts, and in the new moons, and in the sabbaths, in all solemnities of the house of Israel: he shall prepare the sin offering, and the meat offering, and the burnt offering, and the peace offerings, to make reconciliation for the house of Israel.***peace…: or, thank offerings 18 Thus saith the LordGOD; In the firstmonth, in the firstday of the month, thou shalt take a youngbullock without blemish, and cleanse the sanctuary: 19 And the priest shall take of the blood of the sin offering, and putit upon the posts of the house, and upon the fourcorners of the settle of the altar, and upon the posts of the gate of the innercourt. 20 And so thou shalt do the seventhday of the month for every one that erreth, and for him that issimple: so shall ye reconcile the house. 21 In the firstmonth, in the fourteenthday of the month, ye shall have the passover, a feast of sevendays; unleavened bread shall be eaten. 22 And upon that day shall the princeprepare for himself and for all the people of the land a bullockfor a sin offering. 23 And sevendays of the feast he shall prepare a burnt offering to the LORD, sevenbullocks and sevenrams without blemishdaily the sevendays; and a kid of the goatsdailyfor a sin offering. 24 And he shall prepare a meat offering of an ephah for a bullock, and an ephah for a ram, and an hin of oil for an ephah. 25 In the seventhmonth, in the fifteenthday of the month, shall he do the like in the feast of the sevendays, according to the sin offering, according to the burnt offering, and according to the meat offering, and according to the oil.

*45.1 when…: Heb. when ye cause the land to fall

45.1 an holy…: Heb. holiness

45.2 suburbs: or, void places

§45.9 exactions: Heb. expulsions

**45.15 lamb: or, kid

††45.15 peace…: or, thank offerings

‡‡45.16 shall…: Heb. shall be for

§§45.16 for: or, with

***45.17 peace…: or, thank offerings