Ezekiel 20:47

Overview - Ezekiel 20
God refuses to be consulted by the elders of Israel.
He shews the story of their rebellions in Egypt,
10 in the wilderness,
27 and in the land.
33 He promises to gather them by the Gospel.
45 Under the name of a forest he shews the destruction of Jerusalem.
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Ezekiel 20:47  (King James Version)
And say to the forest of the south, Hear the word of the LORD; Thus saith the Lord GOD; Behold, I will kindle a fire in thee, and it shall devour every green tree in thee, and every dry tree: the flaming flame shall not be quenched, and all faces from the south to the north shall be burned therein.

I will kindle
I will send war; and it shall destroy all ranks and characters of the people.
Ezekiel 15:6 Ezekiel 15:7 19:14 Ezekiel 22:20 Ezekiel 22:21 Deuteronomy 32:22 ; Isaiah 9:18 Isaiah 9:19 ; 30:33 Jeremiah 21:14

17:24 Luke 23:31

the flaming
Isaiah 66:24 ; Mark 9:43-49

from the south
Ezekiel 21:3 Ezekiel 21:4 Isaiah 24:1-6