Ezekiel 2:1-6 DBY

1 And he said unto me, Son of man, stand upon thy feet, and I will speak with thee.
2 And the Spirit entered into me when he spoke unto me, and set me upon my feet; and I heard him that spoke unto me.
3 And he said unto me, Son of man, I send thee to the children of Israel, to nations that are rebellious, which have rebelled against me: they and their fathers have transgressed against me unto this very day;
4 and these children are impudent a and hard-hearted: I am sending thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah. b

References for Ezekiel 2:4

    • m 2:4 - Lit. 'stiff of face:' see ch. 3.7.
    • n 2:4 - Adonai Jehovah, characteristic of this prophet, used about 200 times. Adonai, a plural form of Adon, 'lord,' 'master,' is a name of God, not merely a title.
      5 And they, whether they will hear or whether they will forbear -- for they are a rebellious house -- yet shall they know that there hath been a prophet among them.
      6 And thou, son of man, be not afraid of them, and be not afraid of their words; for briars and thorns are with thee, and thou dwellest among scorpions: be not afraid of their words, and be not dismayed at their faces; c for they are a rebellious house.

      References for Ezekiel 2:6

        • o 2:6 - Or 'at them,' as Jer. 1.17.