Ezekiel 24:15-18 NIV

Ezekiel's Wife Dies

15 The word of the LORD came to me:

References for Ezekiel 24:15

      16 "Son of man, with one blow1 I am about to take away from you the delight of your eyes.2 Yet do not lament or weep or shed any tears.3

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      17 Groan quietly;4 do not mourn for the dead. Keep your turban5 fastened and your sandals6 on your feet; do not cover the lower part of your face7 or eat the customary food [of mourners].8"

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      18 So I spoke to the people in the morning, and in the evening my wife died. The next morning I did as I had been commanded.9

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