Ezekiel 48:6
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New International Version
"Reuben will have one portion; it will border the territory of Ephraim from east to west.

King James Bible
And by the border of Ephraim, from the east side even unto the west side, a portion for Reuben.

Darby Bible Translation
And by the border of Ephraim, from the east side even unto the west side, Reuben one.

World English Bible
By the border of Ephraim, from the east side even to the west side, Reuben, one [portion].

Young's Literal Translation
and by the border of Ephraim, from the east side even unto the west side, Reuben one,

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Now these are the names of the tribes - See the division mentioned Numbers 34:7-12, which casts much light upon this.

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Reuben.

Genesis 29:32 And Leah conceived, and bore a son, and she called his name Reuben: for she said, Surely the LORD has looked on my affliction...

Genesis 49:3,4 Reuben, you are my firstborn, my might, and the beginning of my strength, the excellency of dignity, and the excellency of power...

Joshua 13:15-21 And Moses gave to the tribe of the children of Reuben inheritance according to their families...

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Jehovah-Shammah: a Glorious Name for the New Year
THESE words may be used as a test as well as a text. They may serve for examination as well as consolation, and at the beginning of a year they may fulfill this useful double purpose. In any case they are full of marrow and fatness to those whose spiritual taste is purified. It is esteemed by the prophet to be the highest blessing that could come upon a city that its name should be, "JEHOVAH-SHAMMAH, The Lord is there." Even Jerusalem, in its best estate, would have this for its crowning blessing:
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 37: 1891

Ezekiel
To a modern taste, Ezekiel does not appeal anything like so powerfully as Isaiah or Jeremiah. He has neither the majesty of the one nor the tenderness and passion of the other. There is much in him that is fantastic, and much that is ritualistic. His imaginations border sometimes on the grotesque and sometimes on the mechanical. Yet he is a historical figure of the first importance; it was very largely from him that Judaism received the ecclesiastical impulse by which for centuries it was powerfully
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Joshua 13:15
This is what Moses had given to the tribe of Reuben, according to its clans:

Ezekiel 48:7
"Judah will have one portion; it will border the territory of Reuben from east to west.

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