"Yet you say, 'The way of the Lord is not just.'1 Hear, O house of Israel: Is my way unjust?2 Is it not your ways that are unjust?
References for Ezekiel 18:25
If a righteous man turns from his righteousness and commits sin, he will die for it; because of the sin he has committed he will die.
But if a wicked man turns away from the wickedness he has committed and does what is just and right, he will save his life.3
References for Ezekiel 18:27
Because he considers all the offenses he has committed and turns away from them, he will surely live; he will not die.4
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Yet the house of Israel says, 'The way of the Lord is not just.' Are my ways unjust, O house of Israel? Is it not your ways that are unjust?
"Therefore, O house of Israel, I will judge you, each one according to his ways, declares the Sovereign LORD. Repent!5 Turn away from all your offenses; then sin will not be your downfall.6
References for Ezekiel 18:30
Rid7 yourselves of all the offenses you have committed, and get a new heart8 and a new spirit. Why9 will you die, O house of Israel?10
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For I take no pleasure in the death of anyone, declares the Sovereign LORD. Repent11 and live!12
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