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e ver, 10.
Ioh. 11. 13
ing of judg. tuent. nch. & 12 ol's. 10. 11.
The vision of the coals of fire,
and of the cherubins. hearing, Go ye after him through the 7 And one cherub + stretched forth his city, and smite: olet not your eye spare, hand from between the cherubims unto neither have ye pity :
the fire that was between the cherubims, + Heb. men 6. 'Slay futterly old and young, both and took thereof, and put it into the forth.
maids, and little children, and women: hands of him that was clothed with linen: destruction. but ® come not near any man upon whom who took it, and went out. & Rev.9. 4. is the mark; and "begin at my sanctuary. 8 T 'And there appeared in the che i ch... 5. A pet: 35. Then they began at the ancient men
rubims the form of a man's hand under i ch.8.11, which were before the house.
their wings. 7 And he said unto them, Defile the 9 *And when I looked, behold the k ch. 1.is house, and fill the courts with the slain: four wheels by the cherubims, one wheel go ye forth. And they went forth, and by one cherub, and another wheel by slew in the city.
another cherub: and the appearance of 8 And it came to pass, while they the wheels was as the colour of a 'beryl 1 ch. 1. té
were slaying them, and I was left, that stone.
the residue of Israel in thy pouring out been in the midst of a wheel.
11 When they went, they went upon
of the house of Israel and Judah is ex- went, but to the place whither the head 9.260e ceeding great, and the land is + full of looked they followed it; they turned not
blood, and the city full of || perverseness: as they went. killed with. for they say, "The LORD hath forsaken 12 And their whole + body, and their + Heb. flora, ! Or, uret the earth, and othe LORD seeth not. backs, and their hands, and their wings,
10 And as for me also, mine 'eye shall and "the wheels, were full of eyes round
not spare, neither will I have pity, but about, even the wheels that they four had. Joai. 29. 15.' 'I will recompense their way upon their 13 As for the wheels, ll it was cried | Or, they peb.she head.
unto them in my hearing, O wheel. 11 And, behold, the man clothed with 14 °And every one had four faces: er, raisal linen, which had the inkhorn by his side, the first face was the face of a cherub, ja
... treported the matter, saying, I have done and the second face was the face of a as thou hast commanded me.
man, and the third the face of a lion, CHAP. X.
and the fourth the face of an eagle. 1 The vision of the coals of fire, to be scattered 15 And the cherubims were lifted up. over the city. 8 The vision of the cherubims. This is P the living creature that I saw by Ls HEN I looked, and, behold, in the the river of Chebar.
* firmament that was above the head 16 And when the cherubims went, a th. 1. $ of the cherubims there appeared over the wheels went by them: and when the them as it were a sapphire stone, as the cherubims lifted up their wings to mount appearance of the likeness of a throne. up from the earth, the same wheels also
2 And he spake unto the man clothed turned not from beside them. with linen, and said, Go in between the 17 'When they stood, these stood; and 3.1. 12,
wheels, even under the cherub, and fill when they were lifted up, these lifted up ho Hobi the thine hand with coals of fire from be- themselves also: for the spirit || of the 10r, a li* chine hand. tween the cherubims, and escatter them living creature was in them.
over the city. And he went in in my sight. 18 Then the glory of the LORD de rent
3 Now the cherubims stood on the right parted from off the threshold of the house, side of the house, when the man went in; and stood over the cherubims. and the cloud filled the inner court. 19 And "the cherubims lifted up their ch. 11.23
4 °Then the glory of the Lord + went wings, and mounted up from the earth in up from the cherub, and stood over the my sight: when they went out, the wheels
threshold of the house; and the bouse also were beside them, and every one stood 1 kings 8. was filled with the cloud, and the court at the door of the east gate of the Lord's
was full of the brightness of the Lord's house; and the glory of the God of Israel
was over them above.
wings was heard even to the outer court, saw under the God of Israel 'by the y eh.... hel's . 29.3, as "the voice of the Almighty God when river of Chebar; and I knew that they he speaketh.
were the cherubims. 6 And it came to pass, that when he 21 ’Every one had four faces apiece, had commanded the man clothed with and every one four wings; "and the likelinen, saying, Take fire from between the ness of the hands of a man was under ver. & wheels, from between the cherubims; then their wings. he went in, and stood beside the wheels. 22 And the likeness of their faces was ch. L.se
& 7.4.& . 18. q ch. 11. 21. + Heb.re turned the word.
cb. 1. 72, 26.
b ch.9. 2, 3
( c. 1. 13, d Soe Rer. 8.5.
e Soe ver 18. ch. 1. 28. & 3.3. + Hleb. was lifted up.
10, 11. ch. 43. 5.
g ch. 1.4.
tch 1.6 ver. 14 #ch. 1. S.
.ch. 3. 12, 11.& 6.3. ver. 24.
u Jer. 24. 5. ch. 28. 29.
! Or, It is not for us to
near. 4 c. 1. 97. Pet. 3. + 13. ch. 24.3. &c. f ch. 2. 3. & 3. 24.
ch. 14. 11. & 36. 98. & 37.
The princes' sin and judgment.
CHAP. XI. XII. God's purpose in saving a remnant. the same faces which I saw by the river 14 4 Again the word of the Lord came
of Chebar, their appearances and them- unto me, saying, e ch. 1. 13. selves : "they went every one straight 15 Son of man, thy brethren, even thy forward.
brethren, the men of thy kindred, and all
the house of Israel wholly, are they unto
whom the inhabitants of Jerusalem have
said, Get you far from the LORD: unto
us is this land given in possession. a remnant, 21 and punishing the wicked. 16 Therefore say, Thus saith the Lord 22 The glory of God leaveth the city. 24 God; Although I have cast them far off Ezekiel is returned to the captivity. among the heathen, and although I have COREOVER the spirit lifted me scattered them among the countries, yet aug. .
and brought me unto the east will I be to them as a little sanctuary in 8. ig. b ch. 10. 19. gate of the Lord's house, which looketh the countries where they shall come. < See ch.&. eastward: and behold at the door of 17 Therefore say, Thus saith the Lord
the gate five and twenty men; among GOD; "I will even gather you from the
will give you the land of Israel.
*they shall take away all the detestable x ch. 37. 33. and give wicked counsel in this city: things thereof and all the abominations
3 Which say, || It is not near; let us thereof from thence. build houses build houses: this city is the caldron, 19 And 'I will give them one heart, 7: 32: 39. and we be the flesh.
and I will put 'a new spirit within you; 37. SceZeph. 4 | Therefore prophesy against them, and I will take the stony heart out of their ? Ps. 51. 10. See Jer. 1. prophesy, O son of man.
flesh, and will give them an heart of flesh: 47.30
.. 5 And 'the Spirit of the LORD fell 20 That they may walk in my statutes, 18, 31, upon me, and said unto me, Speak; Thus and keep mine ordinances, and do them: 6 P. 105.45. saith the LORD; Thus have ye said, and they shall be my people, and I will det. 34. house of Israel: for I know the things that be their God. come into your mind, every one of them. 21 But as for them whose heart walk- 97.
6 6 Ye have multiplied your slain in eth after the heart of their detestable this city, and ye have filled the streets things and their abominations, "I will re- & m: 31. thereof with the slain.
compense their way upon their own heads, 7 Therefore thus saith the Lord God; saith the Lord God. ha sh. 34:3 "Your slain whom ye have laid in the 22 9 Then did the cherubims o lift up & 10. 13.
midst of it, they are the flesh, and this their wings, and the wheels beside them;
over them above.
upon the mountain " which is on the See Zech. 9 And I will bring you out of the midst east side of the city.
thereof, and deliver you into the hands 24 9 Afterwards the spirit took me up, k ck.58.
of strangers, and I will execute judgments and brought me in a vision by the Spirit
of God into Chaldea, to them of the cap-
25 Then I spake unto them of the cap-
I The type of Ezekiel s removing. 8 It shewed
the captivity of Zedekiah. 17 Esekiel's Or, which Lord: || for ye have not walked in my trembling sheweth the Jews' desolation. 21
statutes, neither executed my judgments, The Jews' presumptuous proverb is reproved.
THE word of the LORD also came un-
2 Son of man, thou dwellest in the : ch. 2. 3. 6, s ch.9 & died. Then 'fell I down upon my face, midst of a rebellious house, which have 27.
and cried with a loud voice, and said, Ah eyes to see, and see not; they have ears & 1280 Jet. Lord God! wilt thou make a full end of to hear, and hear not: "for they are a 13. 13, 14. the remnant of Israel?
e ch. 1. .
Mie. 3. 3. i ver. 9
fch. 8. 4. & 9. 3. & 10. 4.
h ch. 3. 2. ich. &.3.
1 Kings 28 19, 20, 21.
65 Kings 1 25.
73. • See ver. 3. Per sa.
c ch. 2. 5
forth of captivity.
+ Heh. inged for
& 94. 19.
Zedekiah's captivity, and the
Jews' desolation signified. 3 Therefore, thou son of man, prepare 19 And say unto the people of the
thee || stuff for removing, and remove by land, Thus saith the Lord God of the inOr, instru. day in their sight; and thou shalt remove habitants of Jerusalem, and of the land of
from thy place to another place in their Israel; They shall eat their bread with
astonishment, that her land may 'be de Zeek.; i4 4 Then shalt thou bring forth thy stuff solate from all that is therein, because Heb. te by day in their sight, as stuff for removing of the violence of all them that dwell theref.
and thou shalt go forth at even in their therein. Heb. Postihe sight, t as they that go forth into captivity. 20 And the cities that are inhabited
5 t Dig thou through the wall in their shall be laid waste, and the land shall be Montebe. Dis sight, and carry out thereby.
desolate; and ye shall know that I am the
twilight: thou shalt cover thy face, that unto me, saying,
7 And I did so as I was commanded: "The days are prolonged, and every vir my I brought forth my stuff by day, as stuff sion faileth ? for captivity, and in the even I + digged 23 Tell them therefore, Thus saith the through the wall with mine hand; 1 Lord God; I will make this proverb to brought it forth in the twilight, and I bare cease, and they shall no more use it as a it upon my shoulder in their sight. proverb in Israel; but say unto them, 8 And in the morning came the word * The days are at hand, and the effect of Label
Zeph.2.14 of the LORD unto me, saying,
every vision. 9 Son of man, hath not the house of 24 For there shall be no more any 35
Israel, the rebellious house, said unto vain vision nor flattering divination with Las 2.4 ch.17. 12 thee, What doest thou?
in the house of Israel. 10 Say thou unto them, Thus saith the 25 For I am the LORD: I will speak, Mal. 1. 1. Lord God; This 6 burden concerneth the and the word that I shalt speak shall also
prince in Jerusalem, and all the house of come to pass; it shall be no more pro 213 Lake Îsrael that are among them,
longed: for in your days, O rebellious 11 Say, "I am your sign: like as I have house, will I say the word, and will per
done, so shall it be done unto them: form it, saith the Lord God. *Heb. by re- t'they shall remove and go into captivity. 26 | Again the word of the LORD
12 And the prince that is among them came to me, saying, shall bear upon his shoulder in the twi- 27 Son of man, behold, they of the b ver. 12 light, and shall go forth: they shall dig house of Israel say, The vision that he through the wall to carry out thereby: he seeth is for many days to come, and he ? Pet. 3+ shall cover his face, that he see not the prophesieth of the times that are far off. ground with his eyes.
28 « Therefore say unto them, Thus 4 rer. 238 13 My "net also will I spread upon saith the Lord God; There shall none
him, and he shall be taken in my snare: of my words be prolonged any more, but
15 P And they shall know that I am the me, saying,
thou unto * +them that prophesy out of 16 But I will leave ta few men of their own hearts, Hear ye the word of *** Hob, men them from the sword, from the famine, the Lord;
and from the pestilence; that they may 3 Thus saith the Lord God; Woe unto . Or, and
4 O Israel, thy prophets are like the Cant. 2.15.
5 Ye" have not gone up into the ligaps, or. 18 Son of man, 'eat thy bread with neither + made up the hedge for the house breathe. quaking, and drink thy water with trem- of Israel to stand in the battle in the day here in the bling and with carefulness,
h ver. 6.
into captivity. i 2 Kings 25. 4, 5,7. k Jer. 39. 4.
1 Job 19. 6. Lan. 1. 13Jer. 52.9. ch. 17. 20.
n 2 Kings 25 4, 5. ch. 5. 10.
och. 5. 2, 12.
A Nde the word of the Lord came unto
p Ps. 9. 16 ch.6.7, 14. & 11. 10. ver. 16, 20.
+ Heb the
hesrts. b Jer. 14. *
9 ch.6.8, 9. 10.
d Ps. 100.
of the LORD.
r ch. f. 16.
e ver. 23.
Or, a slight wall.
ch. 14. 8. & 15:
False prophets reproved, 8c.
Of prophetesses and their pillows. 6 They have seen vanity and lying will ye save the souls alive that divination, saying, The LORD saith ; and unto you?
the LORD hath not sent them: and they 19 And will ye pollute me among my h. 23. 24. & have made others to hope that they would people "for handfuls of barley and for ... Mic. confirm the word.
pieces of bread, to slay the souls that 3 5. 7 Have ye not seen a vain vision, and should not die, and to save the souls have ye not spoken a lying divination, alive that should not live, by your lying whereas ye say, The LORD saith it; albeit to my people that hear your
lies? I have not spoken?
20 Wherefore thus saith the Lord God; 8 Therefore thus saith the Lord God; Behold, I am against your pillows, whereBecause ye have spoken vanity, and seen with ye there hunt the souls to make some into lies, therefore, behold, I am against you, then fly, and I will tear them from your saith the Lord God.
arms, and will let the souls go, even the 9. And mine hand shall be upon the souls that ye hunt to make them fly.
prophets that see vanity, and that divine 21 Your kerchiefs also will I tear, and Oro secret, lies: they shall not be in the || assembly of deliver my people out of your hand, and
Ezraz 59, my people, ' neither shall they be written they shall be no more in your hand to
heart of the righteous sad, whom I have 10 Because, even because they have se- not made sad; and strengthened the Jer. 23. 14, G. 14. duced my people, saying, 'Peace; and hands of the wicked, that he should not should save
there was no peace; and one built up || a return from his wicked way, llt by pro- by k ch.12.28. wall, and, lo, others (daubed it with un- mising him life:
quickening tempered morter:
23 Therefore "ye shall see no more ii Say unto them which daub it with vanity, nor divine divinations: for I will sh: 19.31
untempered morter, that it shall fall: deliver my people out of your hand: xver. 9. cb38.22. there shall be an overflowing shower; and ye shall know that I am the LORD. and ye, 0 great hailstones, shall fall;
CHAP. XIV. and a stormy wind shall rend it.
1 God answereth idolaters, according to their 12 Lo, when the wall is fallen, shall it own heart. 6 They are exhorted to repent, not be said unto you, Where is the daub- for fear of judgments, by means of seduced ing wherewith ye have daubed it?
prophets. 12 God's irrevocable sentence of
famine, 15 of noisome beasts, 17 of the 13 Therefore thus saith the Lord God;
sword, 19 and of pestilence. 22 A remnant I will even rend it with a stormy wind in shall be reserved for example of others. my fury; and there shall be an overflow- THEN * came certain of the elders of cir. 594. ing shower in mine anger, and great hailstones in my fury to consume it.
2 And the word of the LORD came 14 So will I break down the wall that unto me, saying, ye have daubed with untempered morter, 3 Son of man, these men have set up and bring it down to the ground, so that their idols in their heart, and put the belo 77.2 the foundation thereof shall be discovered, stumblingblock of their iniquitý before
and it shall fall, and ye shall be consumed their face: should I be enquired of at ve: 9. in the midst thereof: "and ye shall know all by them? that I am the LORD.
4 Therefore speak unto them, and say 15 Thus wil! I accomplish my wrath unto them, Thus saith the Lord God; upon the wall, and upon them that have Every man of the house of Israel that setdaubed it with untempered morter, and teth up his idols in his heart, and putteth will say unto you, The wall is no more, the stumblingblock of his iniquity before neither they that daubed it;
his face, and cometh to the prophet; I 16 To wit, the prophets of Israel which the LORD will answer him that cometh
prophesy concerning Jerusalem, and according to the multitude of his idols; Jer. & 14. which see visions of peace for her, and 5 That I may take the house of Israel
there is no peace, saith the Lord God. in their own heart, because they are all
17 Likewise, thou son of man, ° set estranged from me through their idols. thy face against the daughters of thy 6 1 Therefore say unto the house of people, Pwhich prophesy out of their Israel, Thus saith the Lord God; Repent, own heart; and prophesy thou against and turn ll yourselves from your idols; 10r, others. them,
and turn away your faces from all your 18 And say, Thus saith the Lord God; abominations.
Woe to the women that sew pillows to all 7 For every one of the house of Israel, [ Or, elbows. || armholes, and make kerchiefs upon the or of the stranger that sojourneth in Is
head of every stature to hunt souls! Will rael, which separateth himself from me, q 3Pet. 2. 14 ye 'hunt the souls of my people, and I and setteth up his idols in his heart, and
a ch.8.1. & 20. I. & 33. 31.
c Kings 3. 13.
23. ch. 1.8.
och. 20. 46. & 21. 2.
d Lev. 17. 10. & 20. 3. 5. 6. Jer. 44. 11.
37. ch.5.15 fch. 6. 7.
10. 2 . 2.11.
h 2 Pet. 2. 15.
AND the word of the Lord came un
God's irrevocable judgments.
The rejection of Jerusalem, putteth the stumblingblock of his ini- , sore judgments upon Jerusalem, the quity before his face, and cometh to a sword, and the famine, and the noisome prophet to enquire of him concerning beast, and the pestilence, to cut off from me; I the LORD will answer him by it man and beast? myself :
22 | 'Yet, behold, therein shall be ch. 6. & 8 And I will set my face against that left a remnant that shall be brought forth,
man, and will make him a "sign and a both sons and daughters: behold, they e Numb. 26. proverb, and I will cut him off from the
shall come forth unto you, and 'ye shall ? ch. 2. $ 19. Dent. 28. midst of my people; "and ye shall know see their way and their doings: and ye that I am the LORD.
shall be comforted concerning the evil 9 And if the prophet be deceived that I have brought upon Jerusalem,
when he hath spoken a thing, I the LORD even concerning all that I have brought
destroy him from the midst of my people ye see their ways and their doings: and
ye shall know that I have not done with aler. 2 ,
11 That the house of Israel may "go work 6 is shewed the rejection of Jerusalem.
luted any more with all their transgres- to ,
and I may be their God, saith the Lord more than any tree, or than a branch
which is among the trees of the forest?
any work? or will men take a pin of it to 13 Son of man, when the land sinneth hang any vessel thereon? against me by trespassing grievously, then 4 Behold, “it is cast into the fire for • Join iss will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and fuel; the fire devoureth both the ends of
will break the staff of the bread thereof, it, and the midst of it is burned. + Is it is prepare eh. 4. 16.&" and will send famine upon it, and will meet for work? cut off man and beast from it:
5 Behold, when it was whole, it was 14 Though these three men, Noah, + meet for no work: how much less shall Hek male 90. Ste Jer. Daniel, and Job, were in it, they should it be meet yet for any work, when the 17. & 14.11. deliver but their own souls by their fire hath devoured it, and it is burned? Prov. Il. righteousness, saith the Lord God.
6 Therefore thus saith the Lord God; 15 9 If I cause "noisome beasts to As the vine tree among the trees of the pass through the land, and they || spoil it, forest, which I have given to the fire for so that it be desolate, that no man may fuel, so will I give the inhabitants of pass through because of the beasts: Jerusalem.
16 °Though these three men were fin 7 And I will set my face against them; 10. TER tWeb. in the it, as I live, saith the Lord God, they they shall go out from one fire, and e Isai. 4. 5
shall deliver neither sons nor daughters; another fire shall devour them; and ye.
set my face against them.
Her monstrous whoredom. 35 Her grierous
judgment. 44 Her sin, matching her mo
ther, and exceeding her sisters, Sodom and
is promised her in the end.
ter; they shall but deliver their own souls know her abominations, Or, Also by their righteousness.
3 And say, Thus saith the Lord God legeal, es, 21 f For thus saith the Lord God; unto Jerusalem; Thy #birth "and thy || How much more when *I send my four nativity is of the land of Canaan: "thy
k Lev. 26. 26. Isai. 3. I.
1 Jer. 15.1. ver. 16, 18,
n Lev. 26. 21. ch. 5. 17. #Or, bereave.
e ver. 14, 18, 20.
midst of it.
bch. 21. S