He said to me, aSon
of man, eat what you find; beat
this scroll, and go, speak to the house of Israel.
I opened my mouth, and He gave me that scroll to eat.
He said to me, Son of man, feed your stomach and fill your inward parts with this scroll that I am giving you. And I aate it
, and it was like honey in my mouth in its bsweetness
He said to me, Son of man, go to the house of Israel and speak with My words to them.
you are being sent not to a people of strange speech and unintelligible language but
to the house of Israel,
to many peoples of strange speech and unintelligible language, whose words you cannot understand. If I were to send you to such, they would hear you;
the house of Israel is not willing to hear you, for they are not willing to hear Me, because all the house of Israel is aobstinate
am now making your face as hard as their faces and your forehead as hard as their foreheads.
adamant, harder than aflint
, I am making your forehead; do not be afraid of them or dismayed at their faces, for they are a brebellious
He said to me, Son of man, all My words that I will speak to you take into your heart and hear with your ears.
go to those of the acaptivity
, to the children of your people, and speak to them and tell them, Thus says the Lord Jehovah; whether they hear or not.
lifted me up, and I heard behind me the sound of a great quaking, saying
: Blessed be the glory of Jehovah from His place!
And I heard
of the wings of the living creatures touching one another and the sound of the wheels alongside them and the sound of a great quaking.
lifted me up and took me away; and I went in bitterness, in the rage of my spirit, and the bhand
of Jehovah was strong upon me.
I came to those of the captivity at Tel-abib who dwelt by the river Chebar; and where they dwelt, there I sat for seven days in their midst appalled.
at the end of seven days the word of Jehovah came to me, saying,
of man, I have appointed you as a 1bwatchman
to the house of Israel, and you will hear the word from My mouth and will give them warnings from Me.
I say to a wicked one, You shall surely die, and you do not warn him nor speak to warn the wicked one from his wicked way that he may live, that wicked one will die for his iniquity, but his ablood
I will require at your hand.
if you warn the wicked one and he does not turn from his wickedness nor from his wicked way, he will die for his iniquity and you have 1delivered
when a righteous one turns from his righteousness and commits iniquity, and I put a stumbling block before him, he will die. Because you did not warn him, he will die in his sin, and his righteous actions, which he had done, will not be remembered; but his blood I will require at your hand.
if you warn a righteous one so that the righteous one does not sin, and he does not sin, he shall surely live, because he was warned; and you have delivered your soul.
of Jehovah was upon me there; and He said to me, Arise, go forth to the plain, and there I will speak with you.
I arose and went forth to the plain. And the aglory
of Jehovah stood there, like the glory that I had seen by the river Chebar; and I fell on my face.
entered into me and caused me to stand up on my feet; and He spoke with me and said to me, Go, shut yourself up within your house.
for you, son of man, they will now put ropes on you and bind you with them so that you cannot go out among them.
I will make your tongue stick to the roof of your mouth so that you will be adumb
and not one who reproves them
, for they are a rebellious house.
when I speak with you, I will open your mouth, and you will say to them, Thus says the Lord Jehovah, Let him who hears hear, and let him who refuses refuse; for they are a arebellious