1 He brought me back to the entrance of the Temple, where a stream flowed eastwards from under the Temple threshold, for the Temple faced east. The water flowed from under the right side of the Temple, south of the altar.
Joel 3:18 Rev 22:1 Zech 14:8 Ps 46:4 Isa 55:1 Jer 2:13 Ezek 47:12
2 He took me out by the north gate and led me right round outside as far as the outer east gate where the water flowed out on the right-hand side.
Ezek 44:2 Ezek 44:4
3 The man went off to the east holding his measuring line and measured off a thousand cubits; he then made me wade across the stream; the water reached my ankles.
Ezek 40:3 Acts 2:4 Acts 2:33 Acts 10:45-46 Acts 11:16-18 Luke 24:49 Rev 11:1
4 He measured off another thousand and made me wade across the stream again; the water reached my knees. He measured off another thousand and made me wade across the stream again; the water reached my waist.
Acts 19:10-20 Col 1:6 Rom 15:19
5 He measured off another thousand; it was now a river which I could not cross; the stream had swollen and was now deep water, a river impossible to cross.
Hab 2:14 Isa 11:9 Dan 2:34-35 Matt 13:31-32 Rev 7:9 Rev 11:15 Rev 20:2-4
6 He then said, 'Do you see, son of man?' He then took me and brought me back to the bank on the river.
Ezek 40:4 Ezek 44:5 Ezek 8:6 Ezek 8:17 Jer 1:11-13 Zech 4:2 Zech 5:2
7 Now, when I reached it, I saw an enormous number of trees on each bank of the river.
Ezek 47:12 Rev 22:2 1Kgs 9:26 2Kgs 2:13 Gen 2:9-10
8 He said, 'This water flows east down to the Arabah and to the sea; and flowing into the sea it makes its waters wholesome.
Josh 3:16 2Kgs 2:19-22 Deut 3:17 Isa 41:17-19 Isa 44:3-5 Deut 4:49 Isa 35:7
9 Wherever the river flows, all living creatures teeming in it will live. Fish will be very plentiful, for wherever the water goes it brings health, and life teems wherever the river flows.
John 6:63 John 7:37-38 John 11:25-26 Acts 2:41 Acts 2:47 Exod 15:26 Isa 12:3
10 There will be fishermen on its banks. Fishing nets will be spread from En-Gedi to En-Eglaim. The species of fish will be the same as the fish of the Great Sea.
Matt 4:19 Num 34:6 Ps 104:25 2Chr 20:2 Ezek 47:15 Ezek 48:28 1Sam 23:29
11 The marshes and lagoons, however, will not become wholesome, but will remain salt.
Deut 29:23 Rev 22:11 2Pet 2:19-22 Heb 6:4-8 Heb 10:26-31 Jer 17:6 Judg 9:45
12 Along the river, on either bank, will grow every kind of fruit tree with leaves that never wither and fruit that never fails; they will bear new fruit every month, because this water comes from the sanctuary. And their fruit will be good to eat and the leaves medicinal.'
Rev 22:2 Ezek 47:7 Ps 1:3 Jer 17:8 Gen 2:9 Isa 1:6 Isa 60:21
13 'The Lord Yahweh says this, "This will be the territory which you must distribute among the twelve tribes of Israel, with two portions for Joseph.
Ezek 48:4-6 Gen 48:5 Num 34:2-12 1Chr 5:1 Jer 3:18 Gen 49:26 Jer 31:1
14 You will each have a fair share of it, since I swore to your fathers that I would give it to them, and this country now falls to you as your heritage.
Ezek 20:5-6 Gen 12:7 Ezek 48:29 Deut 1:8 Ezek 20:28 Ezek 20:42 Gen 13:15
15 These will be the frontiers of the country. On the north, from the Great Sea, the road from Hethlon to the Pass of Hamath, Zedad,
Num 34:8 Ezek 48:1
16 Berothah, Sibraim lying between the territories of Damascus and Hamath, to Hazer-ha-Tikon on the borders of Hauran;
2Sam 8:8 Ezek 48:1 Num 13:21 Gen 14:15 Zech 9:2 1Chr 18:5 1Kgs 8:65
17 the frontier will extend from the sea to Hazer-Enon, with the territory of Damascus and the territory of Hamath to the north; that will be the northern frontier.
Ezek 48:1 Num 34:9
18 On the east, the Jordan will serve as frontier between Hauran and Damascus, between Gilead and Israel, down to the Eastern Sea as far as Tamar; that will be the eastern frontier.
Gen 13:10 Gen 31:23 Gen 31:47 Job 40:23 Judg 10:8 Num 32:1
19 On the south, from Tamar southward to the Waters of Meribah in Kadesh, to the Wadi and the Great Sea; that will be the southern frontier.
Deut 32:51 Ezek 48:28 Num 20:13 Num 34:5 Deut 33:8 Isa 27:12 Josh 12:3
20 And to the west, the Great Sea will serve as frontier up to the point opposite the Pass of Hamath; that will be the western frontier.
Ezek 48:1 Num 34:6
21 You must distribute this country among yourselves, among the tribes of Israel.
22 You must distribute it as a heritage for yourselves and the aliens settled among you who have fathered children among you, since you must treat them as citizens of Israel. They must draw lots for their heritage with you, among the tribes of Israel.
Col 3:11 Eph 3:6 Isa 56:6-7 Rom 10:12 Acts 11:18 Acts 15:9 Isa 14:1
23 You will give the alien his heritage in the tribe where he has settled -- declares the Lord Yahweh." '