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Ezekiel 2 LEB

The Call of Ezekiel to Speak God’s Words

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

References for Ezekiel 2:1

    • a 2:1 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
      2 And [the] Spirit 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

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

          References for Ezekiel 2:3

            • c 2:3 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
            • d 2:3 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
            • e 2:3 - Or "a people"
            • f 2:3 - Hebrew "fathers"
            • g 2:3 - Literally "until the day the this"
              4 And the children [are] {impudent} and {stubborn}, [and so] I am sending you to them, and you must say to them, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh!'

              References for Ezekiel 2:4

                • h 2:4 - Or "sons"
                • i 2:4 - Literally "hard of face"
                • j 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, you must not be afraid of them, and you must not be afraid of their words, because 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}, for they [are] a rebellious house.

                  References for Ezekiel 2:6

                    • k 2:6 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                    • l 2:6 - Or "although"
                    • m 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, 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

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

                          References for Ezekiel 2:9

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

                              References for Ezekiel 2:10

                                • q 2:10 - Or "he spread it out"
                                • r 2:10 - Literally "to the face of me"
                                • s 2:10 - Or "woe"

                                  Study tools for Ezekiel 2

                                  • a 2:1 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                  • b 2:2 - Or "[a] spirit"
                                  • c 2:3 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                  • d 2:3 - Literally "sons/children of Israel"
                                  • e 2:3 - Or "a people"
                                  • f 2:3 - Hebrew "fathers"
                                  • g 2:3 - Literally "until the day the this"
                                  • h 2:4 - Or "sons"
                                  • i 2:4 - Literally "hard of face"
                                  • j 2:4 - Literally "strong of heart"
                                  • k 2:6 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                  • l 2:6 - Or "although"
                                  • m 2:6 - Literally "faces"
                                  • n 2:8 - Or "mortal," or "son of humankind"
                                  • o 2:9 - Or "saw"
                                  • p 2:9 - Literally "a scroll of a book"
                                  • q 2:10 - Or "he spread it out"
                                  • r 2:10 - Literally "to the face of me"
                                  • s 2:10 - Or "woe"