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Ezekiel 16:3

Overview - Ezekiel 16
Under the similitude of a wretched infant is shewn the natural state of Jerusalem.
God's extraordinary love towards her.
15 Her monstrous whoredom.
35 Her grievous judgment.
44 Her sin, equal to her mother, and exceeding her sisters, Sodom and Samaria, calls for judgments.
60 Mercy is promised her in the end.
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Ezekiel 16:3  (King James Version)
And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD unto Jerusalem; Thy birth and thy nativity is of the land of Canaan; thy father was an Amorite, and thy mother an Hittite.
 


Thy birth
Hebrew Thy cutting out, or habitation.
45 ; 21:30 Genesis 11:25 Genesis 11:29 ; Joshua 24:14 ; Nehemiah 9:7 ; Isaiah 1:10 ; Isaiah 51:1 Isaiah 51:2
Matthew 3:7 ; 11:24 Luke 3:7 ; John 8:44 ; Ephesians 2:3 ; 1 John 3:10

Amorite
Genesis 15:16 ; Deuteronomy 20:17 ; 1 Kings 21:26 ; 2 Kings 21:11

Hittite
Ezra 9:1
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