Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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 length shall be the length of five and twenty thousand reeds, and the breadth shall be ten thousand. This shall be holy in all the borders thereof round about.

An holy portion

Bible References

Shall divide by lot

Ezekiel 47:21
So shall ye divide this land among you according to the tribes of Israel.
Ezekiel 48:29
This is the land which ye shall divide by lot unto the tribes of Israel for inheritance, and these are their portions, said the Lord GOD.
Numbers 34:13
And Moses commanded the sons of Israel, saying, This is the land which ye shall inherit by lot, which the LORD commanded to give unto the nine tribes and to the half tribe,
Joshua 13:6
All the inhabitants of the mountains from Lebanon unto the hot springs and all the Sidonians, them will I drive out from before the sons of Israel; only thou shalt divide the country by lot unto the Israelites for an inheritance, as I have commanded thee.
Joshua 14:2
Their inheritance was by lot, as the LORD had commanded by the hand of Moses, to be given to the nine tribes and to the half tribe.
Psalm 16:5
The LORD is the portion of my inheritance and of my cup; thou dost maintain my lot.

Ye shall offer

Ezekiel 45:2
Of this there shall be for the sanctuary five hundred in length, with five hundred in breadth, square round about; and fifty cubits round about for its suburbs.
Ezekiel 48:8
And next to the border of Judah, from the east side unto the side of the sea, shall be the lot which ye shall set apart of twenty-five thousand reeds in breadth, and in length as one of the other portions; that is, from the east side unto the side of the sea: and the sanctuary shall be in the midst of it.
Leviticus 25:23
The land shall not be sold for ever, for the land is mine; for ye are strangers and sojourners with me.
Proverbs 3:9
Honour the LORD with thy substance and with the firstfruits of all thine increase:

An holy portion

Zechariah 14:20
In that day there shall be written upon the bells of the horses, HOLINESS UNTO THE LORD; and the pots in the LORD's house shall be like the bowls before the altar.