Ezekiel 33:12

Overview - Ezekiel 33
According to the duty of a watchman in warning the people,
Ezekiel is admonished of his duty.
10 God shews the justice of his ways towards the penitent and towards revolters.
17 He maintains his justice.
21 Upon the news of the taking of Jerusalem he prophecies the desolation of the land.
30 God's judgment upon the mockers of the prophets.
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Ezekiel 33:12  (King James Version)
Therefore, thou son of man, say unto the children of thy people, The righteousness of the righteous shall not deliver him in the day of his transgression: as for the wickedness of the wicked, he shall not fall thereby in the day that he turneth from his wickedness; neither shall the righteous be able to live for his righteousness in the day that he sinneth.


The righteousness
18 ; Ezekiel 3:20 Ezekiel 3:21 18:24-26

as for
19 ; Ezekiel 18:21 Ezekiel 18:27-32 1 Kings 8:48-50 ; 2 Chronicles 7:14 ; Matthew 21:28-31 ; Romans 3:25

1 John 2:1