Ezekiel 8:1-3 NIV

Idolatry in the Temple

1 In the sixth year, in the sixth month on the fifth day, while I was sitting in my house and the elders1 of Judah were sitting before2 me, the hand of the Sovereign LORD came upon me there.3

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2 I looked, and I saw a figure like that of a man.a From what appeared to be his waist down he was like fire, and from there up his appearance was as bright as glowing metal.4

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    • a 8:2 - Or "saw a fiery figure"
      3 He stretched out what looked like a hand5 and took me by the hair of my head. The Spirit lifted me up6 between earth and heaven and in visions7 of God he took me to Jerusalem, to the entrance to the north gate of the inner court,8 where the idol that provokes to jealousy9 stood.

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