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Ezekiel 11

NIV 1 Then the Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the gate of the house of the LORD that faces east. There at the entrance to the gate were twenty-five men, and I saw among them Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people. NIV 1 Then the Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the gate of the house of the LORD that faces east. There at the entrance to the gate were twenty-five men, and I saw among them Jaazaniah son of Azzur and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, leaders of the people. NIV 2 The LORD said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who are plotting evil and giving wicked advice in this city. NIV 2 The LORD said to me, "Son of man, these are the men who are plotting evil and giving wicked advice in this city. NIV 3 They say, 'Will it not soon be time to build houses? This city is a cooking pot, and we are the meat.' NIV 3 They say, 'Will it not soon be time to build houses? This city is a cooking pot, and we are the meat.' NIV 4 Therefore prophesy against them; prophesy, son of man." NIV 4 Therefore prophesy against them; prophesy, son of man." NIV 5 Then the Spirit of the LORD came upon me, and he told me to say: "This is what the LORD says: That is what you are saying, O house of Israel, but I know what is going through your mind. NIV 5 Then the Spirit of the LORD came upon me, and he told me to say: "This is what the LORD says: That is what you are saying, O house of Israel, but I know what is going through your mind. NIV 6 You have killed many people in this city and filled its streets with the dead. NIV 6 You have killed many people in this city and filled its streets with the dead. NIV 7 "Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: The bodies you have thrown there are the meat and this city is the pot, but I will drive you out of it. NIV 7 "Therefore this is what the Sovereign LORD says: The bodies you have thrown there are the meat and this city is the pot, but I will drive you out of it. NIV 8 You fear the sword, and the sword is what I will bring against you, declares the Sovereign LORD. NIV 8 You fear the sword, and the sword is what I will bring against you, declares the Sovereign LORD. NIV 9 I will drive you out of the city and hand you over to foreigners and inflict punishment on you. NIV 9 I will drive you out of the city and hand you over to foreigners and inflict punishment on you. NIV 10 You will fall by the sword, and I will execute judgment on you at the borders of Israel. Then you will know that I am the LORD. NIV 10 You will fall by the sword, and I will execute judgment on you at the borders of Israel. Then you will know that I am the LORD. NIV 11 This city will not be a pot for you, nor will you be the meat in it; I will execute judgment on you at the borders of Israel. NIV 11 This city will not be a pot for you, nor will you be the meat in it; I will execute judgment on you at the borders of Israel. NIV 12 And you will know that I am the LORD, for you have not followed my decrees or kept my laws but have conformed to the standards of the nations around you." NIV 12 And you will know that I am the LORD, for you have not followed my decrees or kept my laws but have conformed to the standards of the nations around you." NIV 13 Now as I was prophesying, Pelatiah son of Benaiah died. Then I fell facedown and cried out in a loud voice, "Ah, Sovereign LORD! Will you completely destroy the remnant of Israel?" NIV 13 Now as I was prophesying, Pelatiah son of Benaiah died. Then I fell facedown and cried out in a loud voice, "Ah, Sovereign LORD! Will you completely destroy the remnant of Israel?" NIV 14 The word of the LORD came to me: NIV 14 The word of the LORD came to me: NIV 15 "Son of man, your brothers--your brothers who are your blood relatives and the whole house of Israel--are those of whom the people of Jerusalem have said, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.' NIV 15 "Son of man, your brothers--your brothers who are your blood relatives and the whole house of Israel--are those of whom the people of Jerusalem have said, 'They are far away from the LORD; this land was given to us as our possession.' NIV 16 "Therefore say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: Although I sent them far away among the nations and scattered them among the countries, yet for a little while I have been a sanctuary for them in the countries where they have gone.' NIV 16 "Therefore say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: Although I sent them far away among the nations and scattered them among the countries, yet for a little while I have been a sanctuary for them in the countries where they have gone.' NIV 17 "Therefore say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will gather you from the nations and bring you back from the countries where you have been scattered, and I will give you back the land of Israel again.' NIV 17 "Therefore say: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: I will gather you from the nations and bring you back from the countries where you have been scattered, and I will give you back the land of Israel again.' NIV 18 "They will return to it and remove all its vile images and detestable idols. NIV 18 "They will return to it and remove all its vile images and detestable idols. NIV 19 I will give them an undivided heart and put a new spirit in them; I will remove from them their heart of stone and give them a heart of flesh. NIV 19 I will give them an undivided heart and put a new spirit in them; I will remove from them their heart of stone and give them a heart of flesh. NIV 20 Then they will follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. They will be my people, and I will be their God. NIV 20 Then they will follow my decrees and be careful to keep my laws. They will be my people, and I will be their God. NIV 21 But as for those whose hearts are devoted to their vile images and detestable idols, I will bring down on their own heads what they have done, declares the Sovereign LORD." NIV 21 But as for those whose hearts are devoted to their vile images and detestable idols, I will bring down on their own heads what they have done, declares the Sovereign LORD." NIV 22 Then the cherubim, with the wheels beside them, spread their wings, and the glory of the God of Israel was above them. NIV 22 Then the cherubim, with the wheels beside them, spread their wings, and the glory of the God of Israel was above them. NIV 23 The glory of the LORD went up from within the city and stopped above the mountain east of it. NIV 23 The glory of the LORD went up from within the city and stopped above the mountain east of it. NIV 24 The Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the exiles in Babylonia in the vision given by the Spirit of God. Then the vision I had seen went up from me, NIV 24 The Spirit lifted me up and brought me to the exiles in Babylonia in the vision given by the Spirit of God. Then the vision I had seen went up from me, NIV 25 and I told the exiles everything the LORD had shown me. NIV 25 and I told the exiles everything the LORD had shown me.