Then he brought me to the entrance to the court. I looked, and I saw a hole in the wall.
He said to me, "Son of man, now dig into the wall." So I dug into the wall and saw a doorway there.
And he said to me, "Go in and see the wicked and detestable things they are doing here."
So I went in and looked, and I saw portrayed all over the walls1 all kinds of crawling things and detestable2 animals and all the idols of the house of Israel.311
In front of them stood seventy elders4 of the house of Israel, and Jaazaniah son of Shaphan was standing among them. Each had a censer5 in his hand, and a fragrant cloud of incense6 was rising.712
He said to me, "Son of man, have you seen what the elders of the house of Israel are doing in the darkness,8 each at the shrine of his own idol? They say, 'The LORD does not see9 us; the LORD has forsaken the land.' "