Ezekiel 17:19-24 LEB

19 Therefore thus says the Lord Yahweh: '{As I live},a {surely}b my oath that he despised and my covenant that he broke I will return upon his head.

References for Ezekiel 17:19

    • ʾ 17:19 - Literally "live I"
    • ʿ 17:19 - Literally "if not"
      20 And I will spread my net over him, and he will be caught in my hunting net, and I will bring him [to] Babylon, and I will enter into judgment with him there [about] his infidelity that he displayed against me.
      21 And all of his choice troops, among all of his troops, they will fall by the sword, and [those who] [are] remaining,c they will be scattered to all [the directions of the] wind, and you will know that I, Yahweh, I have spoken.'

      References for Ezekiel 17:21

        • ˀ 17:21 - Or "left over"
          22 Thus says the Lord Yahweh: 'And I will take, [even] I, from the treetop of the high cedar, and I will plant [it], from the head of its new plant shoot I will pluck a tender one, and I will plant [it], [even] I, on a high and lofty mountain.
          23 On the height of the mountain of Israel I will plant [it], and it will carryd branches,e and it will bear fruit, and {it will become a noble cedar},f and all of the birds of all wingsg will dwell under it in the shade of its branches.

          References for Ezekiel 17:23

            • ˁ 17:23 - Or "bear"
            • ˂ 17:23 - Hebrew "branch"
            • ˃ 17:23 - Literally "he will be to a cedar noble"
            • ˄ 17:23 - Or "kinds"
              24 And all of the trees of the field will know that I, Yahweh, I will bring low a high tree, [and] I will exalt a low, fresh tree, and I will make a dry tree flourish. I, Yahweh, I have spoken, and I will do [it].'"