Ezekiel 12:1-6 NAS

Ezekiel Prepares for Exile

1 Then the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

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      2 "Son of man, you live in the 1midst of the 2rebellious house, who 3have eyes to see but do not see, ears to hear but do not hear; for they are a rebellious house.
      3 "Therefore, son of man, prepare for yourself baggage for exile and go into exile by day in their sight; even go into exile from your place to another place in their sight. 4Perhaps they will aunderstand though they are a rebellious house.

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        • Ý 12:3 - Or "see that they are"
          4 "Bring your baggage out by day in their sight, as baggage for exile. Then you will go out 5at evening in their sight, as those going into exile.

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          5 "Dig a hole through the wall in their sight and bgo out through it.

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            • Þ 12:5 - Lit "bring it out"
              6 "Load the baggage on your shoulder in their sight and carry it out in the dark. You shall 6cover your face so that you cannot see the land, for I have set you as a 7sign to the house of Israel."

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