For they are a rebellious people. I, The Scribe Bible: Featuring The Message by Eugene H. Peterson, Dark Walnut, NIV and The Message Side-by-Side Bible, Two Bible Versions Together for Study and Comparison, Large Print, The Message Bible, Dusty Rose Floral Large Print Leather-Look, The Message Outreach Edition, Large-Print, softcover. 1 God's Message came to me: 2 "Son of man, you're living with a bunch of rebellious people. They have eyes but don’t see a thing, they have ears but don’t hear a thing. Messages to be heeded (12:17-28) Ezekiel’s starvation diet symbolized the shortage of food in Jerusalem during the last great siege (see 4:9-17). Cover your face so that you cannot see the land, for I have made you a sign(H) to the Israelites.”. 16 But I will spare a few of them from the sword, famine and plague, so that in the nations where they go they may acknowledge all their detestable practices. False alarms and easygoing preaching are a thing of the past in the life of Israel. 23-25 “Tell them, ‘God, the Master, says, This proverb’s going to have a short life!’, “Tell them, ‘Time’s about up. 3 So, son of man, pack up your exile duffel bags. Go to Audio Bible. Ezekiel 12:13 The Chaldeans became the dominant people in Babylonia when Merodach-baladan declared himself king of Babylon. $3.99 a month for 40+ study tools. They will go into exile as captives.’. Every warning is about to come true. Blinded, he’ll never see that land in which he’ll die. Then they will know that I am the Lord. Every warning is about to come true. But I’ll make sure he gets caught and is taken to Babylon. 12-15 “The prince will put his bundle on his shoulders in the dark and leave. "In their sight shalt thou bear [it] upon [thy] shoulders, [and] carry [it] forth in the twilight: thou shalt … 8-10 The next morning God spoke to me: “Son of man, when anyone in Israel, that bunch of rebels, asks you, ‘What are you doing?’ Tell them, ‘God, the Master, says that this Message especially concerns the prince in Jerusalem—Zedekiah—but includes all the people of Israel.’, 11 “Also tell them, ‘I am drawing a picture for you. Ezekiel. They have eyes but don't see a thing, they have ears but don't hear a thing. What I say happens.”’ Decree of God, the Master.”. I’ll scatter to the four winds those who helped him escape, along with his troops, and many will die in battle. Do this right in front of the people so they can see you. What I say happens. They have ears but refuse to hear. Ezekiel 12 The Message (MSG) Put the Bundle on Your Shoulder and Walk into the Night. 1 God's Message came to me: NIV 1 The word of the LORD came to me: MSG. They're rebels all. All the cities and villages will be emptied out and the fields destroyed. “Tell them, ‘Time’s about up. 12 1-6 God ’s Message came to me: “Son of man, you’re living with a bunch of rebellious people. Thursday of 18th Week in Course This day we commemorate St. Clare of Assisi, the friend of St. Francis who founded the second … 12 Again a message came to me from the Lord: 2 “Son of man, you live among rebels who have eyes but refuse to see. (Ezekiel 12:19). So, son of man, pack up your exile duffel bags. As I am now doing, it will be done to all the people of Israel. They’re rebels all. I, God, am doing the speaking. What I say happens.”’ Decree of God, the Master.”, Copyright © 1993, 2002, 2018 by Eugene H. Peterson, The Message (MSG), Put the Bundle on Your Shoulder and Walk into the Night. I got my stuff together and brought it out in the street where everyone could see me, bundled it up the way someone being taken off into exile would, and then, as the sun went down, made a hole in the wall of the house with my hands. Ezekiel 13. Ezekiel 12 Put the Bundle on Your Shoulder and Walk into the Night 1-6 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, you’re living with a bunch of rebellious people. Ezekiel 12 Signs of the Coming Exile 1 Again a message came to me from the Lord: 2 “Son of man, you live among rebels who have eyes but refuse to see. In their sight shalt thou bear it upon thy shoulders, and carry it forth in the twilight: thou shalt cover … 1-6 God 's Message came to me: "Son of man, you're living with a bunch of rebellious people. NIV 2 “Son of man, you are living among a rebellious people. 25 But I the Lord will speak what I will, and it shall be fulfilled without delay. “So now, son of man, pretend you are being sent into exile. They will go into exile as captives. 12 1-6 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, you’re living with a bunch of rebellious people. They& Biblica ... Ezekiel 12 MSG - Ezekiel 12 NLT. Barnes' Notes on the Bible. Ezekiel 12: 4 "Bring your baggage out by day in their sight, as baggage for exile.Then you will go out at evening in their sight, as those going into exile. “As I have done, so it will be done to them. None of what I say is on hold. They're rebels all. In full sight of the people, put the bundle on your shoulder and walk out into the night. They have eyes but don’t see a thing, they have ears but don’t hear a thing. False alarms and easygoing preaching are a thing of the past in the life of Israel. an urgent message the prophet is under compulsion to proclaim. So, son of man, pack up your exile duffel bags. 8-10 The next morning God spoke to me: “Son of man, when anyone in Israel, that bunch of rebels, asks you, ‘What are you doing?’ Tell them, ‘God, the Master, says that this Message especially concerns the prince in Jerusalem—Zedekiah—but includes all the people of Israel.’, 11 “Also tell them, ‘I am drawing a picture for you. Pack the few items an exile could carry, and leave your home to go somewhere else. “Tell them, ‘Time’s about up. They have eyes but don't see a thing, they have ears but don't hear a thing. Ezekiel Portrays the Removal into Captivity. (AB) 23 Say to them, ‘This is what the Sovereign Lord says: I am going to put an end to this proverb, and they will no longer quote it in Israel.’ Say to them, ‘The days are near(AC) when every vision will be fulfilled. 1 God's Message came to me: "Son of man, you're living with a bunch of rebellious people. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. They have eyes but don't see a thing, they have ears but don't hear a thing. He’ll dig through the wall of the house, covering his face so he won’t have to look at the land he’ll never see again. I took my belongings out at dusk, carrying them on my shoulders while they watched. (A) They have eyes to see but do not see and ears to hear but do not hear, for they are a rebellious people. None of what I say is on hold. For they are a rebellious people. Cover your face so you won’t have to look at what you’ll never see again. Then you will know that I am the Lord. S Jer 24:8; S 52:11; S La 4:20; Eze 17:16, S 2Ki 25:5; S Jer 21:7; S Eze 5:10, 12; 17:21, Jer 10:22; S Eze 6:6-14; Mic 7:13; Zec 7:14, Jer 14:14; Eze 13:23; Mic 3:6; Zec 13:2-4, Nu 14:28-34; S Isa 14:24; S 55:11; Jer 16:9; Hab 1:5, S Eze 11:3; Da 10:14; Mt 24:48-50; 2Pe 3:4. He’ll dig through the wall of the house, covering his face so he won’t have to look at the land he’ll never see again. Ezekiel’s message Ezekiel’s major commission was to act as a “watchman” on God’s behalf. (V)”, 17 The word of the Lord came to me: 18 “Son of man, tremble as you eat your food,(W) and shudder in fear as you drink your water. Every warning is about to come true. I’m using you as a sign for the family of Israel.”. 3 “Therefore, son of man, pack your belongings for exile and in the daytime, as they watch, set out and go from where you are to another place. You’ll take up your baggage while they watch, a bundle of the bare necessities of someone going into exile, and toward evening leave, just like a person going off into exile. They're rebels all. 19 Say to the people of the land: ‘This is what the Sovereign Lord says about those living in Jerusalem and in the land of Israel: They will eat their food in anxiety and drink their water in despair, for their land will be stripped of everything(X) in it because of the violence of all who live there. They have eyes but don't see a thing, they have ears but don't hear a thing. I’ll scatter to the four winds those who helped him escape, along with his troops, and many will die in battle. The message I speak will be fulfilled, declares the Lord GOD.'" They're rebels all. I. As they watch, dig through the wall of the house and carry your bundle through it. Then in the evening I dug through the wall with my hands. Several messages are devoted to show the sins of the people. He was now told that, when he ate, he was to act as if he were stricken with terror, to emphasize the horror of the events about to overtake Jerusalem (17-20). Every warning is about to come true. The plan of the book displays the characteristic gospel style. So, son of man, pack up your exile duffel bags. As they watch, dig through the wall of the house and carry your bundle through it. As in Ezekiel 12:22. All rights reserved worldwide. 23-25 “Tell them, ‘God, the Master, says, This proverb’s going to have a short life!’, “Tell them, ‘Time’s about up. “Tell them, ‘Time’s about up. Leave in broad daylight with everyone watching and go off, as if into exile. (S) 14 I will scatter to the winds all those around him—his staff and all his troops—and I will pursue them with drawn sword. Blinded, he’ll never see that land in which he’ll die. The message here was to the "the inhabitants of … Tell them, ‘Listen to God ’s Message!’ God, the Master, pronounces doom on the empty-headed prophets who do their own thing and know nothing of what’s going on!Your prophets, Israel, are like jackals scavenging through the ruins. Cover your face so you won’t have to look at what you’ll never see again. They claim Ezekiel's message was not meant for a nation already in captivity, but for a moddern Anglo-Israel in the far future – today. Ezekiel 12. The best value in digital Bible study. They have ears but refuse to hear. Ezekiel 12:28 The Message (MSG) 26-28 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, do you hear what Israel is saying: that the alarm the prophet raises is for a long time off, that he’s preaching about the far-off future? Young's Literal Translation. Maybe then they’ll understand what’s going on, rebels though they are. Every warning is about to come true. Then you’ll realize that I am God.’”. 12 The word of the Lord came to me: 2 “Son of man, you are living among a rebellious people. I’m using you as a sign for the family of Israel.”. (L), 12 “The prince among them will put his things on his shoulder at dusk(M) and leave, and a hole will be dug in the wall for him to go through. They have eyes but don’t see a thing, they have ears but don’t hear a thing. (Z)’”, 21 The word of the Lord came to me: 22 “Son of man, what is this proverb(AA) you have in the land of Israel: ‘The days go by and every vision comes to nothing’? The land of Israel - is put generally for the land where the children of Israel dwelt, whether at home, or in exile. They have eyes but don’t see a thing, they have ears but don’t hear a thing. They have eyes but don't see a thing, they have ears but don't hear a thing. As I am now doing, it will be done to all the people of Israel. They will go into exile as captives.’. Leave in broad daylight with everyone watching and go off, as if into exile. (AD) 24 For there will be no more false visions or flattering divinations(AE) among the people of Israel. As Jeremiah had sent a letter to the captives at the Chebar, which was the means of calling forth at first the agency of Ezekiel, so it was natural for Ezekiel to send a message to … Then you’ll realize that I am God.’”. So, son of man, pack up your exile duffel bags. (I) During the day I brought out my things packed for exile. 16 “I’ll permit a few of them to escape the killing, starvation, and deadly sickness so that they can confess among the foreign countries all the disgusting obscenities they’ve been involved in. 12 Again a message came to me from the Lord: 2 “Son of dust,” he said, “you live among rebels who could know the truth if they wanted to, but they don’t want to; they could hear me if they would listen, but they won’t, 3 for they are rebels. They’ll realize that I am God when I scatter them among foreign countries. Tell the people of this land, everyone living in Jerusalem and Israel, God’s Message: ‘You’ll eat your meals shaking in your boots and drink your water in terror because your land is going to be stripped bare as punishment for the brutality rampant in it. What was the prophecy Ezekiel had to give to the House of Israel? False alarms and easygoing preaching are a thing of the past in the life of Israel. Commentary on Ezekiel 12:1-16 (Read Ezekiel 12:1-16) By the preparation for removal, and his breaking through the wall of his house at evening, as one desirous to escape from the enemy, the prophet signified the conduct and fate of Zedekiah. 7 I did exactly as he commanded me. Ezekiel 12… 6 Put them on your shoulder as they are watching and carry them out at dusk. What I say happens.”’. There was prevalent a disregard for the true prophets, which is ever followed by a recognition of the false. 21-22 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, what’s this proverb making the rounds in the land of Israel that says, ‘Everything goes on the same as ever; all the prophetic warnings are false alarms’? They’ll realize that I am God when I scatter them among foreign countries. Pack the few items an exile could carry, and leave your home to go somewhere else. Ezekiel 12:26 Furthermore, the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Ezekiel 12:28 Therefore tell them that this is what the Lord GOD says: 'None of My words will be delayed any longer. Put the Bundle on Your Shoulder and Walk into the Night. False alarms and easygoing preaching are a thing of the past in the life of Israel. Pack the few items an exile could carry, and leave your home to go somewhere else. MSG. THE MESSAGE Ezekiel 12. Ezekiel 12:25 because I, the LORD, will speak whatever word I speak, and it will be fulfilled without delay. I got my stuff together and brought it out in the street where everyone could see me, bundled it up the way someone being taken off into exile would, and then, as the sun went down, made a hole in the wall of the house with my hands. The words “Chaldean” and … Leave in broad daylight with everyone watching and go off, as if into exile. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. In their sight shalt thou bear it upon thy shoulders, and carry it forth in the twilight: thou shalt cover … (E) 4 During the daytime, while they watch, bring out your belongings packed for exile. Tell the people of this land, everyone living in Jerusalem and Israel, God’s Message: ‘You’ll eat your meals shaking in your boots and drink your water in terror because your land is going to be stripped bare as punishment for the brutality rampant in it. Then in the evening, while they are watching, go out like those who go into exile. Well, tell them, ‘God, the Master, says, “Nothing of what I say is on hold. Well, tell them, ‘God, the Master, says, “Nothing of what I say is on hold. 2 "Son of man, you're living with a bunch of rebellious people. As it grew dark and as they watched, I left, throwing my bundle across my shoulders. Ezekiel 12 New Living Translation (NLT) Signs of the Coming Exile. 7 So I did as I was commanded. In full sight of the people, put the bundle on your shoulder and walk out into the night. They will realize that I am God.”, 17-20 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, eat your meals shaking in your boots, drink your water trembling with fear. What I say, I’ll do—and soon, you rebels!’ Decree of God the Master.”, 26-28 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, do you hear what Israel is saying: that the alarm the prophet raises is for a long time off, that he’s preaching about the far-off future? 3 So, son of man, pack up your exile duffel bags. They have eyes but don't see a thing, they have ears but don't hear a thing. I, God, am doing the speaking. For in your days, O rebellious house, I will speak a message and bring it to pass, declares the Lord GOD.'" What I say happens. (AH)’”, 26 The word of the Lord came to me: 27 “Son of man, the Israelites are saying, ‘The vision he sees is for many years from now, and he prophesies about the distant future.’(AI), 28 “Therefore say to them, ‘This is what the Sovereign Lord says: None of my words will be delayed any longer; whatever I say will be fulfilled, declares the Sovereign Lord.’”, 12 1-6 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, you’re living with a bunch of rebellious people. JOSEPHUS [Antiquities, 10.7] reports that Ezekiel sent a copy of this prophecy to Zedekiah. Ezekiel 12 1 God's Message came to me: 2 "Son of man, you're living with a bunch of rebellious people. 12 1 God's Message came to me: 2 "Son of man, you're living with a bunch of rebellious people. Ezekiel 12:4 Lit baggage. “Then they shall know that I am the LORD, when I scatter … 12 The word of the Lord came to me: 2 “Son of man, you are living among a rebellious people. 3 “So now, son of man, pretend you are being sent into exile. 21-22 God’s Message came to me: “Son of man, what’s this proverb making the rounds in the land of Israel that says, ‘Everything goes on the same as ever; all the prophetic warnings are false alarms’? But I’ll make sure he gets caught and is taken to Babylon. When God has delivered us, we must glorify him and edify others, by acknowledging our sins. Ezekiel’s message. It was God’s intent, through Ezekiel’s message, to make a powerful appeal to the Israel of the Captivity to accept the divine destiny for them. They will go into exile as captives. Ezekiel 12 Judah's Captivity Symbolized. The book of Ezekiel is often used by certain ministries to stress the importance of the Church to also be a Watchman to the United States and the western world. 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