The men of Judah captured Gaza, Ashkelon, Ekron, and the territory surrounding each of these cities. 1
At that time there will be an altar for the Lord in the middle of the land of Egypt, as well as a sacred pillar 1 dedicated to the Lord at its border.
“‘When you allot the land as an inheritance, you will offer an allotment 1 to the Lord, a holy portion from the land; the length will be eight and a quarter miles 2 and the width three and one-third miles. 3 This entire area will be holy. 4