Ezekiel 21:12

Overview - Ezekiel 21
Ezekiel prophesies against Jerusalem with a sign of sighing.
The sharp and bright sword;
18 against Jerusalem;
25 against the kingdom;
28 and against the Ammonites.
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Ezekiel 21:12  (King James Version)
Cry and howl, son of man: for it shall be upon my people, it shall be upon all the princes of Israel: terrors by reason of the sword shall be upon my people: smite therefore upon thy thigh.

6 ; 9:8 30:2 Jeremiah 25:34 ; Joel 1:13 ; Micah 1:8

terrors by reason of the shall be upon my or, they are
thrust down to the sword with my
smite. This was an expression of deep affliction.
14 ; 6:11 Jeremiah 31:12