Ezekiel 13:1-7 NIV

False Prophets Condemned

1 The word of the LORD came to me:

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      2 "Son of man, prophesy against the prophets1 of Israel who are now prophesying. Say to those who prophesy out of their own imagination:2 'Hear the word of the LORD!3

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      3 This is what the Sovereign LORD says: Woe to the foolisha prophets4 who follow their own spirit and have seen nothing!5

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      4 Your prophets, O Israel, are like jackals among ruins.
      5 You have not gone up to the breaks in the wall to repair6 it for the house of Israel so that it will stand firm in the battle on the day of the LORD.7

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      6 Their visions are false8 and their divinations a lie. They say, "The LORD declares," when the LORD has not sent9 them; yet they expect their words to be fulfilled.10

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      7 Have you not seen false visions11 and uttered lying divinations when you say, "The LORD declares," though I have not spoken?

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