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Ezekiel 20:3 NLT

3 “Son of man, tell the leaders of Israel, ‘This is what the Sovereign LORD says: How dare you come to ask me for a message? As surely as I live, says the Sovereign LORD, I will tell you nothing!’

Study tools for Ezekiel 20:3

  • a 20:1 - Hebrew In the fifth month, on the tenth day, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. This day was August 14, 591 ; also see note on 1:1 .
  • b 20:7 - The Hebrew term (literally round things ) probably alludes to dung; also in 20:8, 16, 18, 24, 31, 39 .
  • c 20:26 - Or I gave them worthless decrees and regulations. . . . I polluted them.
  • d 20:31 - Or and make your little children pass through the fire.
  • e 20:34 - Greek version reads I will welcome you. Compare 2 Cor 6:17 .
  • f 20:45 - Verses 20:45-49 are numbered 21:1-5 in Hebrew text.
  • g 20:46 - Hebrew toward Teman.