The Announcement of the Imminent Coming of the Exile

1 And the word of Yahweh {came} to me, {saying},

References for Ezekiel 12:1

    • a 12:1 - Literally "was"
    • b 12:1 - Literally "to say"
      2 "Son of man, you [are] dwelling in the midst of the house of rebellion {who has eyes to see and they do not see}; {they have ears to hear}, and they do not hear, for they [are] a house of rebellion.

      References for Ezekiel 12:2

        • c 12:2 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
        • d 12:2 - Literally "which eyes [are] for them to see and not they see"
        • e 12:2 - Literally "ears [are] for them to hear"
          3 And you, son of man, prepare for yourself [the] baggage of an exile, and go into exile by day before their eyes. And you must go into exile from your place to another place before their eyes; perhaps they will see that they [are] a house of rebellion.

          References for Ezekiel 12:3

            • f 12:3 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
            • g 12:3 - Hebrew "you"
            • h 12:3 - Hebrew "in"
              4 And you must bring out your baggage like [the] baggage of an exile by day before their eyes, and you must go out in the evening before their eyes like {those who go into exile}.

              References for Ezekiel 12:4

                • i 12:4 - Literally "like [the] goers out of an exile"
                  5 Before their eyes dig through for yourself, through the wall, and you must bring [the baggage] out through it.

                  References for Ezekiel 12:5

                    • j 12:5 - Hebrew "you"
                      6 Before their eyes, on your shoulder, you must lift up [the baggage] in the dusk, [and] your face you must cover, so that you may not see the land, for I make you [as] a sign to the house of Israel."

                      References for Ezekiel 12:6

                        • k 12:6 - Literally "the"
                          7 And I did {just as} I was commanded; my baggage, like [the] baggage of an exile, I brought out by day, and in the evening I dug through for myself into the wall with my hand in the dusk; I brought [the baggage] on [my] shoulder; I carried [it] before their eyes.

                          References for Ezekiel 12:7

                            • l 12:7 - Literally "so as that"
                            • m 12:7 - Hebrew "me"
                            • n 12:7 - Hebrew "in"
                              8 And the word of Yahweh {came} to me in the morning, {saying},

                              References for Ezekiel 12:8

                                • o 12:8 - Literally "was"
                                • p 12:8 - Literally "to say"
                                  9 "Son of man, did not they, the house of Israel, the house of rebellion, say to you, 'What [are] you doing?'

                                  References for Ezekiel 12:9

                                    • q 12:9 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                      10 Say to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "This oracle [is about] the prince in Jerusalem and {the entire} house of Israel {who are among them}." '

                                      References for Ezekiel 12:10

                                        • r 12:10 - Literally "all of"
                                        • s 12:10 - Literally "which they [are] in the midst of them"
                                          11 Say, 'I am your sign, [and] {just as} I did, so will it be done to them in the exile; into captivity they will go.'

                                          References for Ezekiel 12:11

                                            • t 12:11 - Literally "as that"
                                            • u 12:11 - Hebrew "in"
                                              12 And the prince who [is] in the midst of them, on [his] shoulder he will carry [the baggage] in the dusk, and he will go out; {the wall will be dug through} to bring him through it; and he will cover his face so that he will not see the land with his eye.

                                              References for Ezekiel 12:12

                                                • v 12:12 - Or "in the dusk he will go out"
                                                • w 12:12 - Literally "through the wall they will dig"
                                                • x 12:12 - Or "may"
                                                • y 12:12 - Hebrew "the"
                                                  13 And I will spread out my net on him, and he will be captured in my hunting snare, and I will bring him to Babylon, the land of the Chaldeans, but he will not see it, and there he will die.
                                                  14 And all who [are] around him, his help and all of his troops I will scatter {in every direction}, and I will draw [the] sword behind them.

                                                  References for Ezekiel 12:14

                                                    • z 12:14 - Or "support"
                                                    • { 12:14 - Literally "to every direction of the wind"
                                                    • | 12:14 - Or "unsheathe"
                                                      15 And they will know that I [am] Yahweh {when I scatter them} among the nations and I scatter them in the countries.

                                                      References for Ezekiel 12:15

                                                        • } 12:15 - Literally "at my scattering them"
                                                          16 But I will spare from them {a few men} from [the] sword, from [the] famine and from [the] plague, so that they may tell of all their abominations among the nations [to] which they will go, and they will know that I [am] Yahweh."

                                                          References for Ezekiel 12:16

                                                            • ~ 12:16 - Or "And"
                                                            •  12:16 - Literally "men of number"
                                                              17 And the word of Yahweh {came} to me, {saying},

                                                              References for Ezekiel 12:17

                                                                • € 12:17 - Literally "was"
                                                                •  12:17 - Literally "to say"
                                                                  18 "Son of man, you must eat your food with trembling, and your water with shuddering, and with anxiety you must drink.

                                                                  References for Ezekiel 12:18

                                                                    • ‚ 12:18 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                                                      19 And you must say to the people of the land, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh to the inhabitants of Jerusalem about the land of Israel: "They will eat their food with anxiety and their water they will drink with horror, because their land will be desolate from its fullness because of all the violence of {those who are dwelling in it}.

                                                                      References for Ezekiel 12:19

                                                                        • ƒ 12:19 - Or "of"
                                                                        • „ 12:19 - Literally "the ones dwelling in it"
                                                                          20 And {the inhabited cites will be desolate}, and the land will be a desolation, and you will know that I [am] Yahweh." '"

                                                                          References for Ezekiel 12:20

                                                                            • … 12:20 - Literally "the being inhabited [cities] they will be desolate"
                                                                              21 And the word of Yahweh {came} to me, {saying},

                                                                              References for Ezekiel 12:21

                                                                                • † 12:21 - Literally "was"
                                                                                • ‡ 12:21 - Literally "to say"
                                                                                  22 "Son of man, what [is] this proverb {you people have} about the land of Israel, {saying}, '{The days are prolonged}, and every vision has come to nothing.'

                                                                                  References for Ezekiel 12:22

                                                                                    • ˆ 12:22 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                                                                    • ‰ 12:22 - Literally "to you"
                                                                                    • Š 12:22 - Literally "to you"
                                                                                    • ‹ 12:22 - Literally "they are long the days"
                                                                                      23 Therefore say to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "I will put an end [to] this proverb, and they will not quote it as a proverb again in Israel." ' But say to them, 'The days are near, and [also] the word of every vision.'

                                                                                      References for Ezekiel 12:23

                                                                                        • Œ 12:23 - Hebrew "But if"
                                                                                          24 For [there] will not be any longer {any false vision} or flattering divination in the midst of the house of Israel.

                                                                                          References for Ezekiel 12:24

                                                                                            •  12:24 - Literally "every vision of falseness"
                                                                                              25 For I, Yahweh, I will speak what I will speak [as a] word, and it will be done. It will not prolong [itself] any longer, for in your days, house of rebellion, I will speak a word and I will fulfill it!" {declares} the Lord Yahweh.

                                                                                              References for Ezekiel 12:25

                                                                                                • Ž 12:25 - Literally "declaration of"
                                                                                                  26 And the word of Yahweh {came} to me, {saying},

                                                                                                  References for Ezekiel 12:26

                                                                                                    •  12:26 - Literally "was"
                                                                                                    •  12:26 - Literally "to say"
                                                                                                      27 "Son of man, look! The house of Israel [is] saying, 'The vision that he [is] seeing [is] for many days [from now], and for distant times he [is] prophesying.'

                                                                                                      References for Ezekiel 12:27

                                                                                                        • ‘ 12:27 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                                                                                          28 Therefore say to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "None of my words will [be] prolonged any longer that I speak [as] a word, and it will be fulfilled!" '" {declares} the Lord Yahweh.

                                                                                                          References for Ezekiel 12:28

                                                                                                            • ’ 12:28 - Literally "declaration of"