Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Command the children of Israel, that they give unto the Levites of the inheritance of their possession cities to dwell in; and ye shall give also unto the Levites suburbs for the cities round about them.
“Concerning the Levitical cities,
the Levites always have the right to redeem houses in the cities they possess.
because Moses had given the inheritance to the two and a half tribes beyond the Jordan.
But he gave no inheritance among them to the Levites.
At Shiloh, in the land of Canaan, they told them, “The Lord commanded through Moses that we be given cities to live in, with their pasturelands for our livestock.”
“When you divide the land by lot as an inheritance,
you must set aside a donation to the Lord, a holy portion of the land, 8⅓ miles long and 6⅔ miles wide. This entire tract of land will be holy.
“Next to the territory of Judah, from the east side to the west, will be the portion you donate to the Lord, 8⅓ miles
wide, and as long as one of the tribal portions from the east side to the west. The sanctuary will be in the middle of it.
1 Corinthians 9:10
Or isn’t He really saying it for us? Yes, this is written for us,
because he who plows ought to plow in hope, and he who threshes should do so in hope of sharing the crop.