The voice said to me, "Son of man, eat what I am giving you -- eat this scroll! Then go and give its message to the people of Israel."
So I opened my mouth, and he fed me the scroll.
"Eat it all," he said. And when I ate it, it tasted as sweet as honey.
Then he said, "Son of man, go to the people of Israel with my messages.
I am not sending you to some foreign people whose language you cannot understand.
No, I am not sending you to people with strange and difficult speech. If I did, they would listen!
Scripture quotations marked NLT are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved. (New Living Translation - The Bible Online)