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Ezekiel eateth the roll.
CHAPTER III....IV.

The rule of prophecy
Beforer I do send thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto 15 I Then I came to them of the captivity at Tel-
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abib, that dwelt by the river of Chebar, and I sat cir. 535. 5 And they, 'whether they will hear, or whether where they sat, and remained there “ astonished

they will forbear, (for they are a rebellious house,) among them seven days. * 2 Cor. 2 yet" shall know that there hath been a prophet 16 And it came to pass, ' at the end of seven days, d Ps.25, 16, among them.

that the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, 6 And thou, son of man, 'be not afraid of them, 17 Son of man, I have made thee 'a watchmanJames , neither be afraid of their words, though briers and unto the house of Israel: therefore hear the word "at thorns be with thee, and thou dost dwell among scor- { my mouth, and give them warning from me. pions: be not afraid of their words, nor be dismayed 18 When I say unto the wicked, Thou shalt surely at their looks, though they be a rebellious house. die; and thou givest him not warning, nor speakest 22.

7 And thou shalt speak "my words unto them, { to warn the wicked from his wicked way," to save i Ist. 21, 11.

whether they will hear, or whether they will forbear; his life; the same wicked mun shall die in his inioJer. 11, 18. for they are o most rebellious.

quity ; but his blood will I require at thy hand.
8 But thou son of man, hear what I say unto thee; 19 Yet if thou warn the wicked, and he turn not

Benot thou rebellious like that rebellious house:open from his wickedness, nor from his wicked way,he shall prev.10,8. thy mouth, P and eat that I give thee.

die in his iniquity ; but thou hast delivered 'thy soul. 9 And when I looked, behold, a hand was sent 20 Again, When'a righteous man doth turn from 18.

unto me; and, lo, a roll of a book was therein ; his ® righteousness, and commit iniquity, and I lay'a 9 Acts 8, 30.

10 And he spread it before me: and it was writ- stumbling-block before him, he shall die: because 2 Cor. 2 14. ten within and without; and there was written thou hast not given him warning, he shall die in his Acts 20, r Isa. 3, 11. therein " lamentations, and mourning, and wo. sin, and his righteousness which he hath done shall CHAPTER III.

not be reinembered ; but his blood will I require at 20. 1 Ezekiel eateth the roll....4 God encourageth him. uthy hand. COREOVER, he said unto me, Son of man, eat 21 Nevertheless, if thou warn the righteous man, s ch. 33, 13.

that thou findest ; * eat this roll, and go speak that the righteous * sin not, and he doth not sin, he unto the house of Israel

shall surely y live, because he is warned: also thou 11. 2 So I opened my mouth, and he caused me to } hast delivered thy soul. cat that roll.

22 I And the hand of the LORD was there upon 3 And he said unto ine, Son of man, cause e thy me; and he said unto me, Arise, go forth into the 5, John S,

belly to eat, and 'fill thy bowels with this roll that I plain, and I will there talk with thee. is: Tim. 4, give thee. Then did I 5 eat it; and it was in my 23 Then I arose, and went forth into the plain; mouth "as honey for sweetness. h

and, behold, the glory of the Lord stood there, as 4 And he said unto me, Son of man, go, get thee the glory which I saw by the river of Chebar : and I

unto the house of Israel, and speak with my words. fell on my face. b. Ps. 19,10. unto them.

24 Then the spirit entered into me, and set me 14. 5 For thou art not sent to a people of a strange upon my feet, and spake with me, and said unto me, ç James in i Isa. 3, 19. speech, and of a hard language, but to the house of Go, shut thyself within thy house. Israel:

25 But thou, O son of man, behold, they shall put 6 Not to many people of a strange speech, and of bands upon thee, and shall 'bind thee with them, and

a hard language, whose words thou canst not under-thou shalt not go out among them: ), Mat. 11, stand: surely, had I sent thee to them, they would 26 And I will make thy tongue cleave to the roof have hearkened unto thee.

of thy mouth, that thou shalt be dumb, and shalt not g ch.11,29 7 But the house of Israel will not hearken unto {be to them "a reprover; for they are a rebellious house. 18.30,21 1 Jer. 41, 16. thee; for they will not hearken 'unto me: for all the 27 But when I speak with thee, I will 'open thy m Isa. 3, 9. house of Israel are " impudent and hard-hearted. mouth, and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the

8 Behold, I have made thy"face strong against their Lord God, He that "heareth, let him hear; and he . Mat. 18, 9. faces, and thy forehead strong against their foreheads. that 'sorbeareth, let bim forbear: for they are a re- iRev.22.11.

9 As an adamant, harder than flint, have I madebellious house.
thy forehead: fear them not, neither be dismayed at

CHAPTER IV.
their looks, though they be a rebellious house. By the provision of the siege is shewed the hardness of the
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famine.

“, with thine 11 And go, get thce to them of the captivity, unto even Jerusalem : the children of 'thy people, and speak unto them, and 2 And Jay siegeagainst it, and build a fort against tell them, Thus saith the Lord God, whether they it, and cast a mount against it; set the camp also 95, Kings will hear, or whether they will forbear.

against it, and set battering-rains against it round 12 Then the 'spirit took me up, and I heard be-about. hind me a voice of a great rushing, saying, Blessed 3 Moreover, take thou unto thec an iron pan, and . Lev. 17, be the glory of the Lord from * his place. set it for a wall of iron between thee and the city ;

13 Ilicard also the noise of the wings of the living and set thy face against it, and it shall be besieged, Gen. 15,

creatures that touched one another, and the noise of and thou shalt lay siege against it. This shall be a clc. 36, 1,2 Sam.5 the wheels over against them, and a noise of a' great sign to the house of Israel. rushing.

4 Lie thou also upon thy 6 left side, and "lay the 44. 1 Gal. 4, 17. 14 So the spirit lifted me up, and took me away, {iniquity of the house of Israel upon it: according to 8 ch. 16, 48 a tis. 3, 11. and I went ? in bitterness, in the heat of my spirit; the number of the days that thou shalt lie upon it thou haKings o love. 11, but the hand of the LORD was strong upon me. shalt bear their iniquity.

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a famine is foreshewn. 5 For I have laid upon thee the years of their ini-edness more than the nations, and my statutes more quity, according to the number of the days, ll three than the countries that are round about her; for they hundred and ninety days : so shalt thou bear the ini- have refused my judgments and my statutes, they quity of the house of Israel.

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6 And when thou hast accomplished them, lie 7 Therefore thus saith the Lord God, Because ye
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kept my judgments, neither have done according to mJer. 2, 10 i Rum. 9, 5.

7 Therefore thou shalt set thy face toward the ihe judgments of the nations that are round about you; 1,2 Kings siege of Jerusalem, 'ard thine arm shall be uncov- 8 Therefore thus saith the Lord Gop, Behold “I, Jer. 25, & lisa. 52, 10. ered, and thou shalt prophesy against it.

even I, am against thec, and will execute judgments Amos 3, 6. 8 And. behold, I will lay in bands upon thee, and in the midst of thee, in the sight of the nations. thou shalt not turn thee from one side to another, till 9 And I will do in thee that which I have not thou hast ended the days of thy siege.

° done, and whereunto I will not do any more the o Deut. So, 9 Take thou also unto thee wheat, and barley, and like, because of all thine abominations. beans, and lentiles, and millet, and fitches, and put 10 Therefore the fathers shall Peat the sons in the p Deut. 28, them in one vessel, and make thee bread thereof, ac- midst of thec, and the sons shall eat their fathers; and Lan. 2 20. cording to the number of the days that thou shalt lie I will execute judgments in thee, and the 9 whole upon thy side; three hundred and ninety days shalt { remnant of thee will I scatter into all the winds. thou eat thereof.

11 Wherefore, as I live, saith the Lord God, Sure10 And thy meat which thou shalt eat shall be byly, because thou hast 'defled my sanctuary with all Lev. 25, n 2 Kings weight, "twenty shekels a-day: from time to timothy detestable things, and with all thine abominations, Jer

. 11, 13 shalt thou eat it.

therefore willl also diminish thee; neither shall mine si Sam. 2 i, 11 Thou shalt drink also 'water by measure, the eye spare, neither will I have any pity. Psixth part of a lip: from time to time shalt thou drink. 12 A third part of thee shall die with the pesti

12 And thou shalt eat it as barley-cakes, and thou lence, and with "famine shall they be consumed in y llusea 9,3. shalt bake it with a dung that cometh out of man, in the midst of thee; and a third part shall fall by the their sight.

* sword round about thee; and I will scatter a third . Deut. 82 13 And the Lord said, Even thus shall 'the chil-part into all the winds; and I will draw out a sword fer

. 12,12 dren of Israel eat their $ defiled bread among the after them. · Lev. 19, Gentiles, whither I will drive them.

13 Thus shall mine Y anger be accomplished, and y Isa. 10, 25 14 Then said I, Ah Lord God! behold, * my soul { I will cause my fury to rest upon them, and I will

bath not been polluted; for from my youth up, even be comforted: and they shalla know that the LORD 2 Isa. 1, 24. Acts 10, 11 till now, have I not eaten of that which dieth of} have spoken it in my zeal, when I have accomplished ach.6, 7, :a

itself, or is torn in pieces ; neither came there abom- my fury in them.
inable flesh into my mouth.

14 Moreover, I will make thee waste, and a re15 Then he said unto me, Lo, I have given thee {proach among the nations that are round about thee, si! Luhta cow's dung for man's dung, and thou shalt prepare in the sight of all that pass by. thy bread therewith.

15 So it shall be a reproach and a taunt, an in- ... Cor. 16 16 Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, behold,struction and an astonishment; unto the nations that Lev. 2s, I will breaks the staff of bread in Jerusalem ; and are round about thee, when I shall execute judg

they shall eat bread by weight, and with care; andments in thee, in anger and in fury, and in e furious
they shall drink water by measure, and with aston- rebukes. I the LORD have spoken it.
isliment:

16 When I shall send upon them the evil'arrows Deut. 52, 17 That they may " want bread and water, and be of famine, which shall be for their destruction, and 1 Lev. 26, astonished one with another, and consume away which I wili send to destroy you: and I will increase (h. 23, 24. for their iniquity.

the famine upon you, and will break your staff of
CHAPTER V.
bread :

2 Kings The judgment of Jerusalem for their rebellion.

17 So will I send upon you famine, and evil , , ; take thee a barber's a razor, and cause it to pass and blood shall pass through thee; and I will bring me sa, 28. upon thy head, and upon thy beard ; then take thee the sword upon thee. I the LORD have spoken it. Isa. 26, 7. balances to weigh, and divide the huir. b

CHAPTER VI. 2 Thou shalt burn with fire a third part in the The faithful are exhorted to lament their calamities. midst of the city, when the days of the siege are ful- ND the word of the Lord came unto me, saying, filled ; and thou shalt take a third part, and smite 2 Son of man, 'set thy face toward the moun- 1 tsa. 53, about it with a knife ; and a third part thou shalt tains of Israel, and prophesy against them, scatter in the wind : and I will draw out a sword 3 Andy, Ye mountains of Israel, hear the word 2 Chr. 15, after i hem.

of the Lord God; Thus saith the Lord God to the P. 125, 1. 3 Thou shalt also take thereof a few in number, mountains and to the hills, to the rivers, and to the * 190. 1, 2 and bind them in thy skirts.

valleys, Behold I, even J, will brizg a sword upon 1, 2. 4 Then take of them again, and cast them into the you, and I will destroy your "high places:

midst of the fic, and burn them in the fire; for thereof 4. And your altars shall be desolate, and your 1 Kings 12 i Jer. 44, 4. shall'a fire come forth into all the house of Israel. images shall be broken ; and I will cast down your

5 Thus saith the Lord God, This is : Jerusalem: slain men before your idols.
I have set it in the midst of the nations and coun- 5 And I will lay the dead carcases of the children Isa. 14, 17
tries that are round about her.

of Israel before their idols; and I will 'scatter your s2 Kings 6 And she hath changed my judgments into wick- bones round about your altars.

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CHAPTER VII.

Israel's miserable captivity. 6 In all your dwelling-places the cities shall be pity : I will recompense thee according to thy ways, Before

slaid waste, and the high places shall be desolate ; and thine abominations that are in the midst of Mes that vour altars may be laid waste and made deso-thee; and ye shall know that I am the LORD that

late, and your idols may be broken and cease, and smiteth.

"your images may be cut down, and your works may 10 Behold the day, behold, it is come; the mornPs. 106, 29. be abolished.

ing is gone forth; the 'rod hath blossomed; " pride 7 And the slain shall 'fall in the midst of you, and hath budded.

; Jer. 5; 13. ye shall know that I am the LORD.

11 Violence is risen up into a rod of wickedness : n Isa. 5, 7. 8 Yet will I leave a remnant, that ye may have none of them shall remain, nor of their multitude, nor kom 3 lá some that shall escape the sword among the nations, or any of theirs ; neither shall there be wailing for

when ye shall be scattered through the countries. them.

9 And they that escape of you shall remember me 12 The P time is come, the day draweth near: let p Luke 17, - Amos 2 among the nations, whither they shall be carried cap-{ not the buyer rejoice, nor the seller mourn for 18. tives, because I am broken with their whorish wrath "is upon all the multitude thereof.

" heart, which hath departed from me, and with their 13 For the seller shall not return to that which is ::2 Pet. 2, °eyes, which go a whoring after their idols : and they sold, although they were yet alive: for the vision is 132 Chr. 28, o

shall p loathe themselves for the evils which they touching the whole multitude thereof, which shall not llos. 11, & have committed in all their abominations.

return; neither shall any 'strengthen himself in the 10 And they shall know that I am the LORD, and iniquity of his life.

, that I have not said in vain that I would do this evil 14 They have blown the trumpet, even 'to make , Ps: 127, 1. unto them.

all ready ; but "none goeth to the battle: for my
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15 The sword is without, and the pestilence and Amos's, ie all the evil abominations of the house of Israel! for the famine within : he that is in the field shall die . licut. 32,

they shall fall by the sword, by the famine, and by the with the sword; and he that is in the city, famine Lam. 1, 20. pestilence.

and pestilence shall devour him. 12 He that is far off shall die of the pestilence; and 16 But they that escape of them shall escape, and he that is near shall fall by the sword; and he that shall be on the mountains like " doves of the valleys, y Isa. 33,16. remaineth and is besieged shall die by the famine: all of them mourning, every one for his iniquity. thus will I accomplish my fury upon them.

17 • All hands shall be feeble, and all knees shall : P: 5,!!. 13 Then shall ye know that i am the LORD, when be weak as water. illsa. 37, their slain men shall be " among their idols rounds 18 They shall also gird themselves with sackcloth, Jer. 6,"24

about their altars, upon every high hill, in all the tops and horror shall cover them; and shame shall i Kings of the mountains, and under every "green tree, and upon all faces, and baldness upon all their heads. Kings 16, under every thick oak, the place where they did offer 19 They shah cast their silver in the streets, and sweet savour to all their idols.

their gold shall be removed: their silver and their gold Micah 1, 16. 14 So will I stretch out my hand upon them, and shall not be able to deliver them in the day of the Pr. 11, 4. Jer. 51,25. make the land desolate, yea, more desolate than the wrath of the LORD : they shall not satisfy their souls,

wilderness toward ? Diblath, in all their habitations ; neither fill their bowels; because it is the stum- e ch. 21, 19 and they shall know that I am the LORD.

bling-block of their iniquity. CHAPTER VII.

20 As for the ' beauty of his ornament, he set it in Ps. 42, 2 1 The final desolation of Israel : 23 Their miserable captivity. majesty; but they made the images of their abomina

OREOVER, the word of the Lord came unto tions, and of their 6 detestable things therein : there- g Zepli. 3,7
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fore have I set it far from them.
2 Also, thou son of man, thus saith the Lord God 21 And I will give it into the hands of the stran-

unto the land of Israel, .An end, the end is come gers for a prey, and to the wicked of the earth for h Ps 17,16 h lam. t, upon the four corners of the land.

a spoil; and they shall 'pollute it. 3 Now is the end conie upon thee, and I will send 22 My face will I turn also from them, and they 25, 13. e Jer. 2s, mine anger upon thee, and will judge thee according shall pollute my secret place : for the 'robbers shaji kts. 51, ". Chap 9, 10. to thy ways, and will recompense upon thee all thine enter into it, and defile it.

. Zech. 1, 6. abominations.

23 Make a chain ; for the land is full of bloody m Nab.. & ch. 5, 11. 4. Andmine eye shall not spare thee, neither will crimes, and the city is full of violence.

I have pity : but I will recompense thy ways upon 24 Wherefore I will bring the worst of the heathen, 2 Kings

thee, and thine abominations shall be in the midst of and they shall possess their houses: I will also make 1 Sam. , thee; and ye shall know that I am the LORD. the pomp of the strong to cease, and their holy o Jer. 7, +

5 Thus saith the Lord God, An evil, an only evil, { places shall be defiled. behold, is come.

25 Destruction cometh ; and they shail seek 6 An end is come, the end is come: it'watcheth peace, and there shall be pone. P2.101,& for thee; behold, it is come.

25 ? Mischiet shall come upon mischief, and ru- p veul. F1 7. The morning is come upon thee, O thou that mour shall be upon rumour; then shall they seek a " Ps. 57,13. dwellest in the land: the time is come, the day of vision of the prophet : but the law shall perish from Zeph. 1, in trouble is near, and not the 'sounding again of the the priest, and counsel from the ancients. I ch. 25, 30. mountains.

27 The 'king shall mourn, and the prince shall be 8 Now will I shortly pour out my fury upon thee, clothed with desolation, and the hands of the people and accomplish mine anger upon thee; and I will of the land shall be troubled : I will do unto them judge thee according to thy ways, and will recom- after their way, and according to their deserts will s Mat.7,2 pense thee for all thine abominations. I judge them; and they shall know that I ain the risa 2.

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Some preserved, others destroyed. CHAPTER VIII.

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Sch. 1,3, downward, fire; and from his loins, even upward, as A vision, whereby is shewed the preservation of some, and the
the appearance of brightness, as the colour of amber.

destruction of the rest. 3. And he put forth the form of a hand, and took HE cried also ein mine cars with a loud voice, • Amas 3,7

. me by a head, the me up saying, Cause them that have the h Dan. 10 Titus 2, 13. between the earth and the heaven, and brought me city to draw near, even every man with his destroying fch. 1, 12 in the visions of God to Jerusalem, to the door of the weapon in his band. # 2 Cor.12, inner gate that looketh toward the corth, where was 2 And, behold, six men came from the way of the cGen. 18,2. the seat of the "image of jealousy, which provoketh higher gate, which lieth toward the north, and every

a slaughter-weapon in his hand; and one 20. 4 And, behold, the "glory of the God of Israel was man ' among them was clothed with linen, with a ei Tim. 3. k Jer. 2, 11. there, according to the vision that I 'saw in the plain. writer's 5 ink-horn by his side : and they went in,

5 Then said he unto me, Son of man,“ lift up thine and stood beside the brazen altar.

eyes row the way toward the north. So I lifted up 3 And the glory of the God of Israel was gone up to Gen. 13 mine eyes the way toward the north, and behold, from the cherub, whereupon he was, to the 'threshold f.

northward at the gate of the altar, this image of of the house : and he called to the man clothed with h Ps. 99, 1. jealousy in the entry.

linen, which had the writer's ink-horn by his side; 6 He said furthermore unto me, Son of man, seest 4 And the LORD said unto him, Go through the & 11, 2.

thou what they do? even the great abominations that midst of the city, through the midst of Jerusalem, Amos 3,3, the house of Israel committeth here, that "I should go and set ka mark upon the foreheads of the men that 22.

far off from my sanctuary? But turn thee yet again, sigh, and that cry, for all the abominations that be
and thou shalt see greater abominations.

done in the midst thereof. 7 And he brought me to the ° door of the court; 5 And to the others he said in my hearing, Go ye 2. 2 Kings 21, and when I looked, behold, P a hole in the wall. m after him through the city, and smite; let not your m Gen. 19,

8 Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now eye spare, neither have ye pity: p cl. 40,10. in the wall: and when I had digged in the wall, 6 Slay utterly old and young, both maids, and Chr.23, behold, a door.

little children, and women ; but come not near any » Rev. 7, 3 9 And he said unto me, Go in, and behold the man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my o 1 Pet. 4, wicked abominations that they do here.

sanctuary. Then they began at the ancient men

” 10 So I went in and saw; and, behold, every form which were before the house. - Lev. 11, 4. of creeping things, and 'abominable beasts, and all 7 And he said unto them, ? Defile ihe house, and 22 Kings

the tidols of the house of Israel, pourtrayed upon the fill the courts with the slain; go ye forth. And they 2 Chr. 36, Lv. 22, 50 wall round about.

went forth and slew in the city. 11 And there stood before them seventy men of 8 And it came to pass while they were slaying them, - Num. 14,

the ancients of the house of Israel, and in the midst and I was left, that'I feil upon my face, and cried, 52 Kings of them stood Jaazaniah the son of Shaphan, with and said, 'Ah Lord Gon! wilt thou destroy all the

every man his censer in his hand; and a thick cloud residue of Israel in thy pouring out of thy fury upon
of ' incense went up.

Jerusalem ? 12 Then said he unto me, Son of man, hast thou 9 Then said he unto me, The iniquity of the house u ch.16, 51. seen what the ancients of the house of Israel do in the of Israel and Judah is "exceeding great, and the land uch. 18, 25.

dark, every man in the chambers of his imagery? } is full of s blood, and the city full of perverseness 1 Ps. 10, 11. for they say, The Lord * seeth us not; the LORD for they say, The Lord hath forsaken the earth, and y 2 Chr. 28, hath y forsaken the earth.

the LORD y seeth not. 13 He said also unto me, Turn thee yet again, and 10 And as for me also, mine eye shall not spare, 2 2 Tim. 3, thou shalt ? see greater abominations that they do. neither will I have pity ; but I will ? recompense

14 Then he brought me to the door of the gate of their way upon their head.

the Lord's house which was toward the north; and, 11 And, behold, the man clothed with linen, which 32 hings behold, there sat * women weeping for Tammuz. had the ink-korn by his side, reported the matter,

15 Then said he unto me, Hast thou seen this, o saying, I have done as thou hast commanded me. a rs 40, x, . Num. 25, son of man? Turn thce yet again, and thou shalt see

CHAPTER X. Rings 11, greater abominations than these.

The vision of the coals of fire, and of the cherubims. 16 And he brought me into the inner court of the THEN I looked, and, behold, in the firmament lla, 3, .

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. i LORD's house, and, behold, at the door of the temple Joel 2, 17. of the LORD, between the porch and the altar, were appeared over them as it were a sapphire-stone, as cch. 9, is Chr. 24, about five and twenty men, with their backs the appearance of the likeness of a throne. Jer. 32, toward the temple of the LORD, and their faces

2 And he spake unto the man clothed with linen, 49. toward the cast'; and they

worshipped the sun and said, Go in between the wheels, eren under the 3 Kings | Deut. 4, toward the east.

cherub, and fill thy hand with coals of fire from be- Micah 1, 12 17 Then he said unto me, Hast thou seen this, Otween the cherubims, and escatter them over the illeb. 1, 18 son of man ? Is it a light thing to the house of Judah city. And he went in in my sight. that they coinnit the abominations which they com- 3 Now the cherubims' stood on the right side of

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The vision of the cherubims.

CHAPTER XI.

The princes sin and judgmeni. Before the house, when the man went in ; and the cloud

CHAPTER XI.

God sheweth Ezekiel his purpose in saving a remnant.
4 Then the glory of the Lord went up from the Mbrought me unto the east gate of the Lorus

OREOVER, the up, and
cherub, and stood over the threshold of the house ;
chap. 9, s. and the house was filled with the cloud, and the court house, which looketh eastward : and, behold, at the

was full of the brightness of the Lord's glory. door of the gate • five and twenty men ; among o ch. 6, 1's.

5 And the sound of the cherubims' wings was whom I saw Jaazaniah the son of Azur, and Pela1 Kings heard even to the "outer court, as the voice of the {tiah the son of · Benaiah, princes of the people.

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Almighty God when he speaketh.

2 Then said he unto me, Son of man, these are
6 And it came to pass, that when he had com-{the men that o devise mischief, and give' wicked
kev. 18, 2 manded the man clothed with linen, saying, Take fire counsel, in this city.;
Verse from between the wheels, from between the cheru- 3 Which say, li is not near ; let us build houses :
John 12, 31. bims; then he went in, and "stood beside the wheels. this city is the caldren, and we be the flesh.

7 And one cherub stretched forth his hand from 4. Therefore prophesy against them, prophesy, 0 g 2 Pet. 3, Hosea 5, 10. between the cherubims unto the fire that was be- son of man. o Ps. 108, tween the cherubims, and took thereof, and put it 5 And the Spirit of the Lord fell upon me, and 5 ch. 24, 4.

into the hands of him that was clothed with linen ; said unto me, 'Speak ; Thus saith the LORD, Thus i Isa. 61, 3. who took it, and went out.

have ye said, o house of Israel: for I know the 8 And there appeared in the cherubims the P form { things that come into your mind, every one of them. 9 Ps.115,1. of a man's hand under their wings.

6 Ye have multiplied your slain in this city, and "Ex

. 1, 12. 9 And when I looked, hehold, the four wheels by ye have filled the streets thereof with the slain. the cherubims, one wheel by one cherub, and another 7 Therefore thus saith the Lord God, Your P slain,

wheel by another cherub: and the appearance of whom ye have laid in the midst of it, they are the ca. 1, 15. the wheels was as the colour of a beryl-stone. flesh, and this city is the caldron ; but I will bring in

10 And as for their appearances, they four had you forth out of the midst of it.
one likeness, as if a wheel had been in the midst of 8 Ye have feared the sword ; and I will bring a
a wheel.

sword upon you, saith the Lord God.
11 When they went, they went upon their four 9 And I will bring you out of the midst thereof, r Isa. S, å

sides; they turned not as they went, but to the place and deliver you into the hands of strangers, and sch. 5, 8. 1 Mal big whither the head looked they " followed it; they will execute judgments among you. turned not as they went.

10 Ye shall fall by the sword : I will judge you in 12 And their whole body, and their backs, and their the border of Israel ; and ye shall know that I am ei kinga 8, I ch. 1,18. hands, and their wings, and the wheels, were full of the Lord.

eyes round about, even the wheels, that they four had. 11 This city shall not be your caldron, neither %

13 As for the wheels, it was cried unto them in shall ye be the flesh in the midst thereof; but I will & 147, 12.“ my hearing, ' O wheel!

judge you in the border of Israel : 14 And every one had four faces: the first face 12 And ye shall know that I am the LORD: for u Ps. 9, 14 , . , 10. Ps 18 , 19 was the face of a cherub, and the second face was ye have not walked in my statutes, neither executed

the face of a man, and the third the face of a lion, my judgments, but have done * after the manners of x Jer. 19, and the fourth the face of an eagle.

the heathen that are round about you. 15 And the cherubims were lifted up. This is the 13 And it came to pass, when I prophesied, that living creature that I saw by the river of Chebar. Pelatiah, the son of Benaiah, ’ died: then fell [ 13, 1

16 And when the cherubims went, the wheels { down upon my face, and cried with a loud voice, went by them; and when the cherubims lifted up and said, Ah Lord God! wilt thou make a full end 1Kings their wings, to mount up from the earth, the same of the remnant of Israel? wheels also turned not from beside them.

14 Again the word of the LORD came unto me, 2 Sanı. 6, 17 When they stood, these stood ; and when they saying,

were lifted up, these lifted up themselves also : for 15 Son of man, thy brethren, even thy brethren, i rew. 105, • Gen. 1, 3 the spirit of the living creature was in them. the men of thy kindred, and all the house of Israel 13, 14, 18 Then the glory of the LORD departed from wholly, are they unto whom the inhabitants of Je

u off the threshold of the house, and stood over the rusalem have said, 'Get you far from the Lord; ¿ sch. 1, 28. cherubims.

unto us is this land given in possession. 19 And the cherubims lifted up their wings, and 16 Therefore say, Thus saith the Lord God, Al- Micali 3, Je. 8,7, mounted up from the earth in my sight : when they though I have' cast them far off among the heathen, ". Hosea 9, 12 went out, the wheels also were beside them ; and and although I have scattered them among the coun- Isa. 45, & ech. 9, 3. every one stood at the door of the ® east gate of the tries, yet will I be to them as 6 a little sanctuary in slicah 1, 12

Lord's house ; and the glory of the God of Israel the countries where they shall come.
was over them above.

17 Therefore say, Thus saith the Lord God, I er

. 23, 20 This is the living creature that I saw under the will even gather you from ihe people, and assem- b Jer. 3, Du 1571. God of Israel, by the river of 'Chebar; and I knew }ble you out of the countries where ye have been scat- 12. that they were the cherubims.

tered, and I will give you the land of Israel.
21 Every one had four faces apiece, and every 18 And they shall come thither, and they shall
one four winys; and the likeness of the hands of a 'take away all the detestable things thereof, and
man was under their wings.

all the abominations thereof, from thence.
22 And the likeness of their faces was the same 19 And I will give them one heart, and I will put k Jer. 32,

faces which I saw by the river of Chebar, their ap- a new spirit within you : and I will take the stony 3,9 hap . 1, so pearances and then selves: they went every one heart out of their flesh, and will give them a heart of straight forward.

flesh; 30

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