1 The spirit lifted me up and brought me to the east gate of the Temple of Yahweh, the gate that looks eastwards. There at the entrance to the gate stood twenty-five men, among whom I saw Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people.
Ezek 3:12 Ezek 8:16 Ezek 10:19 Ezek 11:13 Ezek 11:24 Ezek 3:14 Ezek 8:3
2 He said to me, 'Son of man, these are the wicked schemers who are spreading their bad advice through this city.
Isa 30:1 Jer 5:5 Ps 2:1-2 Ps 52:2 Esth 8:3 Isa 59:4 Jer 18:18
3 They say, "There will be no house-building yet awhile. The city is the cooking pot and we are the meat."
Ezek 12:22 Ezek 12:27 2Pet 3:4 Amos 6:5 Ezek 7:7 Ezek 11:7-11 Ezek 24:3-14
4 So prophesy against them, prophesy, son of man!'
Ezek 3:2-15 Ezek 3:17-21 Ezek 20:46-47 Ezek 21:2 Ezek 25:2 Hos 6:5 Hos 8:1
5 The spirit of Yahweh fell on me, and he said to me, 'Say, "Yahweh says this: I know what you are saying, House of Israel, I know how insolent you are.
Jer 17:10 Ezek 2:2 Heb 4:13 Rev 2:23 1Chr 28:9 1Sam 10:6 1Sam 10:10
6 You have filled this city with more and more of your victims; you have strewn its streets with victims.
Ezek 7:23 Ezek 22:2-6 Ezek 22:9 Ezek 22:12 Ezek 22:27 Isa 1:15 2Kgs 21:16
7 And so the Lord Yahweh says this: Your victims, whom you have put in it, are the meat, and the city is the cooking pot; but I shall take you out of it.
Ezek 24:3-13 Mic 3:2-3 2Kgs 25:18-22 Jer 52:24-27 Ezek 3:9-11
8 You are afraid of the sword and I shall bring the sword down on you -- declares the Lord Yahweh-
Prov 10:24 Isa 24:17-18 Isa 66:4 Job 3:25 1Thess 2:15-16 Amos 9:1-4 Isa 30:16-17
9 and I shall take you out of it and hand you over to foreigners and bring you to justice;
Ezek 5:8 Deut 28:36 Ps 106:41 Deut 28:49-50 Ezek 16:41 2Kgs 24:4 Eccl 8:11
10 you will fall by the sword on the soil of Israel; I shall execute justice on you, and you will know that I am Yahweh.
2Kgs 14:25 2Kgs 25:19-21 Ezek 6:7 Jer 39:6 Jer 52:9-10 1Kgs 8:65 Ezek 13:9
11 This city will be no cooking pot for you, nor will you be the meat inside; I shall execute justice on you on the soil of Israel;
Ezek 11:3 Ezek 11:7-10
12 and you will know that I am Yahweh, whose laws you have not obeyed and whose judgements you have not kept; instead, you have adopted the customs of the nations round you." '
Ezek 8:10 Ezek 8:14 Ezek 8:16 1Kgs 11:33 2Chr 13:9 2Chr 28:3 2Chr 33:2-9
13 Now as I was prophesying, Pelatiah son of Benaiah dropped dead. I fell to the ground and cried out, 'Ah, Lord Yahweh, are you going to annihilate the remnant of Israel?'
Ezek 9:8 Ezek 11:1 Acts 5:5 1Chr 21:16-17 1Kgs 13:4 Acts 5:10 Acts 13:11
14 The word of Yahweh was then addressed to me as follows,
15 'Son of man, to your brothers one and all, to your kinsfolk and to the whole House of Israel, the inhabitants of Jerusalem have said, "Keep well away from Yahweh. This country has now been made over to us!"
Ezek 33:24 Isa 65:5 Isa 66:5 Jer 24:1-5 John 16:2
16 So say, "The Lord Yahweh says this: Yes, I have sent them far away among the nations and I have dispersed them to foreign countries; and for a while I have been a sanctuary for them in the country to which they have gone."
Isa 8:14 Ps 90:1 Ps 31:20 2Kgs 24:12-16 Deut 30:3-4 Isa 4:5 Jer 24:5-6
17 So say, "The Lord Yahweh says this: I shall gather you back from the peoples, I shall collect you in from the countries where you have been scattered and give you the land of Israel.
Ezek 28:25 Ezek 34:13 Jer 3:18 Ezek 36:24 Isa 11:11-16 Jer 24:5 Amos 9:14-15
18 When they come back, they will purge it of all its horrors and loathsome practices.
Ezek 5:11 Ezek 37:23 Ezek 7:20 Col 3:5-8 Ezek 11:21 Ezek 42:7-8 Hos 14:8
19 I shall give them a single heart and I shall put a new spirit in them; I shall remove the heart of stone from their bodies and give them a heart of flesh,
Ezek 36:26-27 Jer 31:33 Jer 32:39-40 Ezek 18:31 Jer 24:7 Ps 51:10 Zech 7:12
20 so that they can keep my laws and respect my judgements and put them into practice. Then they will be my people and I shall be their God.
Ezek 14:11 Ps 105:45 Jer 30:22 Jer 31:33 1Cor 11:2 Ezek 11:12 Ezek 36:27-28
21 But those whose hearts are set on their horrors and loathsome practices I shall repay for their conduct -- declares the Lord Yahweh." '
Ezek 9:10 Eccl 11:9 Ezek 11:18 Ezek 22:31 Jer 1:16 Ezek 16:43 Ezek 20:31
22 The winged creatures then raised their wings and the wheels moved with them, with the glory of the God of Israel over them, above.
Ezek 10:19 Ezek 1:19-20
23 And the glory of Yahweh rose from the centre of the city and halted on the mountain to the east of the city.
Zech 14:4 Ezek 8:4 Ezek 10:4 Ezek 43:2 Ezek 9:3 Ezek 10:18 Ezek 43:4
24 Then the spirit lifted me up and took me, in vision, in the spirit of God, to the exiles in Chaldaea, and the vision which I had seen faded.
Ezek 8:3 Ezek 11:1 Acts 10:16 Ezek 1:3 Ezek 3:12 2Cor 12:2-4 2Kgs 2:16
25 I then told the exiles everything that Yahweh had shown me.
Ezek 3:4 Ezek 2:7 Ezek 3:17 Ezek 3:27