Facing South

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Ezekiel 40:45-46

And the man [an angel who was guiding me] said, This chamber with its view to the south is for the priests who have charge of the house [of the Lord], And the chamber with its view to the north is for the priests who have charge of the altar. These are the sons of Zadok, who alone among the sons of Levi may come near to the Lord to minister to Him.

Ezekiel 20:46

Son of man, set your face toward the south, preach against the south, and prophesy against the forest land of the South (the Negeb),

Job 39:26

Is it by your wisdom [Job] that the hawk soars and stretches her wings toward the south [as winter approaches]?

Ecclesiastes 1:6

The wind goes to the south and circles about to the north; it circles and circles about continually, and on its circuit the wind returns again.

Psalm 78:26

He let forth the east wind to blow in the heavens, and by His power He guided the south wind.

Job 37:17

[Or] why your garments are hot when He quiets the earth [in sultry summer] with the [oppressive] south wind?

Acts 27:13

So when the south wind blew softly, supposing they were gaining their object, they weighed anchor and sailed along Crete, hugging the coast.

Acts 28:13

And from there we made a circuit [following the coast] and reached Rhegium; and one day later a south wind sprang up, and the next day we arrived at Puteoli.

Ezekiel 40:44

Then the man [an angel] led me [from without] into the inner court, and behold, there were two chambers in the inner court: one beside the north gate but facing the south, and one beside the south gate but looking toward the north.

Ezekiel 40:45

And the man [an angel who was guiding me] said, This chamber with its view to the south is for the priests who have charge of the house [of the Lord],

Ezekiel 40:27

And there was a gate to the inner court on the south, and he measured from gate to gate toward the south, a hundred cubits.

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