Treasury of Scripture
Thus said the Lord GOD; The gate of the inner court that looks toward the east shall be shut the six working days; but on the sabbath it shall be opened, and in the day of the new moon it shall be opened.
Thus saith Whether the rules for public worship here laid down were designed to be observed in those things wherein they differed from the law of Moses, in the ministrations of the second temple, is not certain. In the latter history of the Jewish church, the law of Moses only was followed, except in the corruption of following the traditions of the fathers.
the gate The prophet had before observed that the east gate of the outer court was shut, and was told that it must only be opened for the prince; and now he is informed that the gate of the inner court on the east was also shut, and is to be opened only on the sabbath and new moons, til the evening.
shall be shut
Ezekiel 44:1,2 Then he brought me back the way of the gate of the outward sanctuary which looks toward the east; and it was shut...
Genesis 3:19 In the sweat of your face shall you eat bread, till you return to the ground; for out of it were you taken: for dust you are...
Exodus 20:9 Six days shall you labor, and do all your work:
Luke 13:14 And the ruler of the synagogue answered with indignation, because that Jesus had healed on the sabbath day, and said to the people...
on the sabbath
Ezekiel 45:17 And it shall be the prince's part to give burnt offerings, and meat offerings, and drink offerings, in the feasts, and in the new moons...
Isaiah 66:23 And it shall come to pass, that from one new moon to another, and from one sabbath to another...
Hebrews 4:9,10 There remains therefore a rest to the people of God...
Strong's ConcordanceThus saith the Lord GOD; The gate of the inner court that looketh toward the east shall be shut the six working days; but on the sabbath it shall be opened, and in the day of the new moon it shall be opened.
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Ezekiel Chapter 46 Verse 1
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OT Prophets: Ezekiel 46:1 Thus says the Lord Yahweh: The gate (Ezek. Eze Ezk)