Ezekiel 1:1-6 NAS

The Vision of Four Figures

1 Now it came about in the thirtieth year, on the fifth day of the fourth month, while I was by the 1river Chebar among the exiles, the 2heavens were opened and I saw a3visions of God.

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    • a 1:1 - Some ancient mss and versions read "a vision"
      2 (On the fifth of the month bin the 4fifth year of King Jehoiachin's exile,

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      3 the 5word of the LORD came expressly to Ezekiel the priest, son of Buzi, in the 6land of the Chaldeans by the river Chebar; and there 7the hand of the LORD came upon him.)

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      4 As I looked, behold, a 8storm wind was coming from the north, a great cloud with fire flashing forth continually and a bright light around it, and in its midst something like 9glowing metal in the midst of the fire.

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      5 Within it there were figures resembling 10four living beings. And this was their appearance: they had human 11form.

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      6 Each of them had 12four faces and 13four wings.

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