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Ezekiel 1:1 NLT

1 On July 31 of my thirtieth year, while I was with the Judean exiles beside the Kebar River in Babylon, the heavens were opened and I saw visions of God.

References for Ezekiel 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Hebrew On the fifth day of the fourth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. A number of dates in Ezekiel can be cross-checked with dates in surviving Babylonian records and related accurately to our modern calendar. This event occurred on July 31, 593
    • b 1:1 - Or in the thirtieth year.

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      • a 1:1 - Hebrew On the fifth day of the fourth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. A number of dates in Ezekiel can be cross-checked with dates in surviving Babylonian records and related accurately to our modern calendar. This event occurred on July 31, 593
      • b 1:1 - Or in the thirtieth year.
      • c 1:3 - Or Chaldeans.
      • d 1:4 - Or like burnished metal; also in 1:27 .
      • e 1:24 - Hebrew Shaddai.