Ezekiel 2 LEB

The Call of Ezekiel to Speak God’s Words

1 And he said to me, "Son of man,a stand on your feet, so that I can speak with you."

References for Ezekiel 2:1

    • ¡ 2:1 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
      2 And [the] Spiritb came into me as he was speaking to me, and it set me on my feet, and I heard the one speaking to me.

      References for Ezekiel 2:2

        • ¢ 2:2 - Or "[a] spirit"
          3 And he said to me, "Son of man,c I am sending you to the {Israelites},d to nationse [who are] rebelling, who rebelled against me, they and their ancestors,f they transgressed against me {until this very day}.g

          References for Ezekiel 2:3

            • £ 2:3 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
            • ¤ 2:3 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
            • ¥ 2:3 - Or "a people"
            • ¦ 2:3 - Hebrew "fathers"
            • § 2:3 - Literally "until the day the this"
              4 And the childrenh [are] {impudent}i and {stubborn},j [and so] I am sending you to them, and you must say to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh!'

              References for Ezekiel 2:4

                • ¨ 2:4 - Or "sons"
                • © 2:4 - Literally "hard of face"
                • ª 2:4 - Literally "strong of heart"
                  5 And they, whether they listen or whether they fail [to listen], for they [are] a rebellious house, they will know that a prophet was in their midst.
                  6 And you, son of man,k you must not be afraid of them, and you must not be afraid of their words, becausel briers and thorns [are] with you, and you [are] sitting among scorpions. You must not be afraid of their words, and you must not be dismayed because of their {looks},m for they [are] a rebellious house.

                  References for Ezekiel 2:6

                    • « 2:6 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                    • ¬ 2:6 - Or "although"
                    • ­ 2:6 - Literally "faces"
                      7 And you must speak my words to them whether they listen or whether they fail [to listen], for they [are] rebellious.
                      8 And you, son of man,n hear what I [am] speaking to you: you must not be rebellious like [the] house of rebellion. Open your mouth and eat what I [am] giving to you."

                      References for Ezekiel 2:8

                        • ® 2:8 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                          9 And I looked,o and look! There was a hand stretched out to me, and look! In it [was] {a scroll with writing}.p

                          References for Ezekiel 2:9

                            • ¯ 2:9 - Or "saw"
                            • ° 2:9 - Literally "a scroll of a book"
                              10 And he rolled it outq {before me},r and it [was] written [on the] front and back, and there [were] written on it laments and mourning and wailing.s

                              References for Ezekiel 2:10

                                • ± 2:10 - Or "he spread it out"
                                • ² 2:10 - Literally "to the face of me"
                                • ³ 2:10 - Or "woe"