Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
|Overview - Ezekiel 23|
| 1 ||The whoredoms of Aholah and Aholibah. |
|23 ||Aholibah is to be plagued by her lovers. |
|36 ||The prophet reproves the adulteries of them both; |
|45 ||and shews their judgments. |
Ezekiel 23:27 (King James Version)
Thus will I make thy lewdness to cease from thee, and thy whoredom brought from the land of Egypt: so that thou shalt not lift up thine eyes unto them, nor remember Egypt any more.
- will I
- 16:41 22:15 Isaiah 27:9 ; Micah 5:10-14 ; Zechariah 13:2
- and thy
- Ezekiel 23:3 Ezekiel 23:19
- so that
- These severe judgments shall effectually deter you from idolatry, and make you abhor the least approaches to it. This often repeated prediction has received a most wonderful accomplishment. For neither the authority, frowns, examples, or favour of their conquerors or powerful neighbours, nor their own fears, hopes, interests, or predilection for the sensual worship of idols, could prevail with them to run into gross idolatry, either during the captivity, or ever afterwards, to the present day, a period of Ezekiel 23:2 Ezekiel 23:414 ; years.