Ezekiel 11:7-17 NIV

7 "Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: The bodies you have thrown there are the meat and this city is the pot,1 but I will drive you out of it.2

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8 You fear the sword,3 and the sword is what I will bring against you, declares the Sovereign LORD.4

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9 I will drive you out of the city and hand you over5 to foreigners and inflict punishment on you.6

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10 You will fall by the sword, and I will execute judgment on you at the borders of Israel.7 Then you will know that I am the LORD.

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11 This city will not be a pot8 for you, nor will you be the meat in it; I will execute judgment on you at the borders of Israel.

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12 And you will know that I am the LORD,9 for you have not followed my decrees10 or kept my laws but have conformed to the standards of the nations around you.11"

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13 Now as I was prophesying, Pelatiah12 son of Benaiah died. Then I fell facedown and cried out in a loud voice, "Ah, Sovereign LORD! Will you completely destroy the remnant of Israel?13"

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      14 The word of the LORD came to me:
      15 "Son of man, your brothers--your brothers who are your blood relativesa and the whole house of Israel--are those of whom the people of Jerusalem have said, 'They areb far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.'14

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        • b 11:15 - Or "are in exile with you" (see Septuagint and Syriac)
        • c 11:15 - Or "those to whom the people of Jerusalem have said, 'Stay"

          Promised Return of Israel

          16 "Therefore say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: Although I sent them far away among the nations and scattered them among the countries, yet for a little while I have been a sanctuary15 for them in the countries where they have gone.'

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          17 "Therefore say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will gather you from the nations and bring you back from the countries where you have been scattered, and I will give you back the land of Israel again.'16

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