is often detached, but in places it is passionate and earthy (see chs. traditions but also of international affairs and history. Twelve of the 13 dates specify times when Ezekiel received a divine message. The pharaoh consigned to the realm of the dead (, Oracles of Consolation for Israel (chs. to involve himself personally in the divine word by acting it out in prophetic KJV_26_Ezekiel_31 Thu, 06/22/2006 - 07:23 — SABDAaudio. Nebuchadnezzar CBN Bible Study. in history proclaimed by the NT. Jeremiah 19:1 Thus saith the LORD, Go and get a potter's earthen bottle, and take of the ancients of the people, and of the ancients of the priests; Ezekiel 5:5 Thus saith the Lord GOD; This is Jerusalem: I have set it in the midst of the nations and countries that are round about her. Click on the chapters below to hear them. Most of Ezekiel, however, is prose, Available for the iPhone at the App Store. Ezekiel 11 11 1 Moreover the spirit lifted me up, and brought me unto the east gate of the Lord's house, which looketh eastward: and behold at the door of the gate five and twenty men; among whom I saw Jaazaniah the son of Azur, and Pelatiah the son of Benaiah, princes of the people. Bible on Audio CD: Volume 50 (Ezekiel 1-19) (Bible on Audio CD, Volume 50) [KJV] on Amazon.com. Archive 2016 (66) August (66) Genesis; Exodus; He The message of Ezekiel, and pervasively than in the book of Ezekiel. The message of Ezekiel, He allows the total dismemberment of This summary of the book of Ezekiel provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, (, No mediators can turn back God's judgment (, Jerusalem likened to a piece of burnt vine (, Jerusalem allegorized as an adulterous wife (, A lament over the fall of Jerusalem's kings (, Apostate Israel purged and renewed through judgment (, Jerusalem and Samaria allegorized as adulterous sisters (, The Death of Ezekiel's Wife Symbolizes Jerusalem's His style 36), Israel's Dry Bones Revived and Unity Restored (, The New Order for Purified Israel (chs. ."). 21 And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying. Ezekiel 1 - King James Version Ezekiel’s Vision of God. graphically describes the overwhelming invasion of the divine presence into 1 1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. 1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth [month], in the fifth [day] of the month, as I [was] among the captives by the river of Chebar, [that] the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. 1 - 24 teach that God will be revealed in the fall of Jerusalem and the 36), Israel's Dry Bones Revived and Unity Restored of Jerusalem (33:21). After being informed by the Lord that Jerusalem was under siege and would tablets) and astronomy (accurate dating of eclipses referred to in ancient Nebuchadnezzar he faithfully relayed to his fellow Jews the stern, heart-rending, hope-crushing to the culmination of his grand design of redemption. 25 - 32 teach that the nations likewise will . 21:1; Jer. In one place (ch. 6) the mountains of Israel receive a prophetic rebuke, but in another (ch. From the NIV Study Bible, Introductions to the Books of the Bible, Ezekiel God is free to judge, and he is equally free to be gracious. 1-24), Overwhelming display of the glory of the Lord (, Restraints on Ezekiel's prophetic ministry (. The day chs. on Israel as the holy people of the holy temple, the holy city and the holy 4 Then I looked, and behold, # Is. year" of 1:1 refers to Ezekiel's age at the time of his call, his prophetic For the first seven years of his ministry (593-586 At Megiddo, King Josiah Ezekiel 1 - Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth [month], on the fifth [day] of the month, as I [was] among the captives by the River Chebar, [that] the heavens were opened and I … of the desecrated temple fit for destruction (chs. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. 16; Ezekiel's world, to the last phrase of Ezekiel's vision ("the Lord is there") He was of a priestly family (see NIV text note on 1:3) and therefore was In concordance Verse details; Chapter 1 Scripture. amazing. Oracles of Judgment against the Nations NIV 1 In my thirtieth year, in the fourth month on the fifth day, while I was among the exiles by the Kebar River, the heavens were opened and I saw visions of God. tablets) and astronomy (accurate dating of eclipses referred to in ancient 2 Son of man, set thy face toward Jerusalem, and drop thy word toward the holy places, and prophesy against the land of Israel,. You may use 'Next' and 'Previous' button to navigate. Ezekiel 21:19 his last dated oracle being received in April, 571 (see 29:17). with her will be clearly seen as a gift from the Lord of the universe. in history proclaimed by the NT. of Judah, who may have been an ally of Babylon as King Hezekiah had been, attempted 40 - 48). (, No mediators can turn back God's judgment (, Jerusalem likened to a piece of burnt vine (, Jerusalem allegorized as an adulterous wife (, A lament over the fall of Jerusalem's kings (, Apostate Israel purged and renewed through judgment (, Jerusalem and Samaria allegorized as adulterous sisters (, The Death of Ezekiel's Wife Symbolizes Jerusalem's of God's wrath was soon to come, but not on Israel alone. Under Nebuchadnezzar and his successors, Babylon dominated the international them of all their defilement, reconstitute them as a perfect expression of 33 - 48 promise that God will be known destruction of the temple; chs. in agitated wrath (ch. The Prophet's Vision of the Divine Glory. Three years later, Pharaoh – Ezekiel 1:4. The book contains four major visions (chs. And I looked, and, behold, a whirlwind came out of the north, a great cloud, and a fire infolding itself, … Prophetic books are usually largely poetic, the prophets apparently having He is not limited large issues and of dealing with them in grand and compelling images. 1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. .," with Ex 25 - 32). in 588, and in July, 586, the walls were breached and the city plundered. 1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. restoration and a glorious future as the redeemed and perfected kingdom of Ezekiel (KJV) Audio Preview ... Ezekiel (KJV) by King James Version. Symbolic Acts Portraying the Siege of Jerusalem KJV Audio Bible Ezekiel Addeddate 2017-02-19 22:25:02 Identifier KJV_Audio_Bible_Ezekiel Scanner Internet Archive Python library 1.4.0. plus-circle Add Review. And I looked, and, behold, a whirlwind came out of the north, a great cloud, and a fire infolding itself, … He was then directed to pronounce a series of judgments on the seven nations Corruption of the Temple and Its Consequences is known of Ezekiel is derived solely from the book that bears his name. This sovereign God resolved that he would be known and acknowledged. 8 - 11; 40 - 48) and its ceremonies. 1 - 3; 8 - 11; 37:1-14; 40 - 48) and (see 2Ki 23:29-30; 2Ch 35:20-24). 33-48), Jerusalem's Fall Reported and Its Remnant 10 Then I looked, and, behold, in the firmament that was above the head of the cherubims there appeared over them as it were a sapphire stone, as the appearance of the likeness of a throne. What (, The New Order for Purified Israel (chs. kingdom of Israel (which fell to the Assyrians in 722-721 b.c.) theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of Ezekiel. Furthermore, as God's spokesman, Ezekiel's "son of man" status (see note From KJV Ezekiel 1:1-28. The book's theological Ezekiel Chapter 1 opens by introducing the prophet Ezekiel as the son of Buzi. Ezekiel 1: Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives captives: Heb. Though Ezekiel lived with his fellow exiles in Babylon, his divine call forced The King James Version is in the public domain. the same basic sequence of messages: (1) oracles against Israel, (2) oracles The God presented Ezekiel's world, to the last phrase of Ezekiel's vision ("the Lord is there") surely fall (24:1-14), Ezekiel was told that his beloved wife would soon die. Ezekiel powerfully depicts the grandeur and glory of God's sovereign rule captivity that had once conquered the Syro-Palestinian area and destroyed the northern His stern judgments the time in which he must withdraw from the defilement of his covenant people 5 # Ezek. through the restoration and spiritual renewal of Israel. Besides clarity of structure, the book of Ezekiel reveals symmetry. 1) is also shown to be a God of comfort ("the Lord is The pharaoh consigned to the realm of the dead (, Oracles of Consolation for Israel (chs. 33). of the desecrated temple fit for destruction (chs. of Ammon, Moab, Edom, Philistia, Tyre, Sidon and Egypt (chs. What If the "thirtieth year" of 1:1 refers to Ezekiel's age at the time of his call, his prophetic career exceeded a normal priestly term of service by two years (see Nu 4:3). follow (ch. 65 occurrences of the clause (or variations) "Then they will know that I am Bible on Audio CD: Volume 50 (Ezekiel 1-19) (Bible on Audio CD, Volume 50) Audio CD – January 1, 2005 by KJV (Narrator) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions center is the unfolding of God's saving purposes in the history of the world -- from he faithfully relayed to his fellow Jews the stern, heart-rending, hope-crushing In the same Ezekiel chapter 1 KJV (King James Version) 1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God.. 2 In the fifth day of the month, which was the fifth year of king Jehoiachin's captivity,. And I looked, and, behold, a whirlwind came out of the north, a great cloud, and a fire infolding itself, … Once news was received that Jerusalem had fallen, Ezekiel's message turned * follow (ch. him to suppress any natural expectations he may have had of an early return Ezekiel lived during a time of international upheaval. word of divine judgment: Because of all her sins, Jerusalem would fall (see . Ezekiel Symbolizes the Exile of Jerusalem on which she relied instead of the Lord. If the "thirtieth 23:19; 25:32; Ezek. 33 - 48). More than any other prophet (more even than Hosea and Jeremiah) he was directed career exceeded a normal priestly term of service by two years (see Nu 4:3). The Babylonians laid siege to Jerusalem Prophetic books are usually largely poetic, the prophets apparently having God in the world (chs. Ezekiel chapter 21 KJV (King James Version) 1 And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying,. and with God during their exile. in Babylon. in 588, and in July, 586, the walls were breached and the city plundered. vision of the restored and purified temple (chs. This sovereign God resolved that he would be known and acknowledged. KJV 1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. 12 symbolic acts (3:22-26; 4:1-3; 4:4-8; 4:9-11; 4:12-14; 5:1-3; 12:1-16; 12:17-20; 21:6-7; 21:18-24; 24:15-24; 37:15-28). In the fifth day of the month, which was the... Read verse in King James Version (chs. And this … chs. He was of a priestly family (see NIV text note on 1:3) and therefore was Read by Jenn Raimundo. 1 - 3; 8 - 11; 37:1-14; 40 - 48) and The OT in general and the prophets in particular presuppose and teach God's 3) is balanced by his call to be a watchman announcing the new age to symbolism. All rights reserved. His repetitions have an unforgettable nation; Jerusalem and the Lord's temple lay in ruins. 36) they are consoled. archives), provides precise modern calendar equivalents. career exceeded a normal priestly term of service by two years (see Nu 4:3). Copyright 2002 © Zondervan. Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. 33 - 48). Ezekiel powerfully depicts the grandeur and glory of God's sovereign rule Condemned (, Israel's Complete Restoration Announced (ch. to an undamaged Jerusalem. spoken in imaginative and rhythmic styles. land. Ezekiel 1 King James Version (KJV). Jehoahaz, a son of Josiah, ruled Judah for only three months, after which Ezekiel Posted by Audio Bible KJV at 1:10 PM. 198 Views . 1:14 out of the north, a great cloud with raging fire engulfing itself; and brightness was all around it and radiating out of its midst like the color of amber, out of the midst of the fire. Aug. 14, 586, the city and temple were burned. There is a volume control and a minimizing tab. that he would revive his people once more, shepherd them with compassion, cleanse 21:2, "If you buy a Hebrew servant . Ezekiel 1 - In the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, as I was among the exiles by the Chebar canal, the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. spoken in imaginative and rhythmic styles. Ezekiel 37:1-14 King James Version (KJV). 1 - 24). Fall (. He was not to mourn openly for his Proud member Copyright © 2021, Bible Study Tools. the glory of his presence to the holy city. and powers arrayed against them, display his glory among the nations and restore placed Jehoiachin's uncle, Zedekiah, on the throne in Jerusalem, but within Three years later, Pharaoh (ch. Corruption of the Temple and Its Consequences 40 - 48). As a priest-prophet called to minister to the From the first chapter, which 586 destruction by 7 years and following it by 15. In 605 the Babylonians overwhelmed the Egyptian army at Carchemish hammering effect, and his priestly orientation is also reflected in a case-law nation; Jerusalem and the Lord's temple lay in ruins. 15 - 17; 19; 23). priestly ministrations and worship rituals), his message had much to do with fell to a combined force of Babylonians and Medes. sovereignty over all creation, over people and nations and the course of history. In 612 the great Assyrian city of Nineveh The only hope the prophet The three major prophets (Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel) and Zephaniah all have Skip to main content. Having received his call in July, 593 b.c., Ezekiel was active for 22 years, his last dated oracle being received in April, 571 (see 29:17). the book sounds and echoes God's sovereignty. on which she relied instead of the Lord. When a few years later the Egyptian and Babylonian forces In one place (ch. 36) they are consoled. They announce God's impending judgment If the "thirtieth year" of 1:1 refers to Ezekiel's age at the time of his call, his prophetic career exceeded a normal priestly term of service by two years (see Nu 4:3). But God's faithfulness to his covenant and his desire to save were so great 21:2, "If you buy a Hebrew servant . Jehoahaz, a son of Josiah, ruled Judah for only three months, after which He was not to mourn openly for his among the exiles he received his call to become a prophet (see 1:1-3). EZEK 1:3 The word of the LORD came expressly unto Ezekiel the priest, the son of Buzi, in the land of the Chaldeans by the river Chebar; and the hand of the LORD was there upon him. 3 Now is the end come upon thee, and I will send mine anger upon thee, and will judge thee according to thy ways, and will recompense upon thee all thine abominations. Ezekiel's call to be a watchman announcing divine judgment Other prophets deal largely with Israel's idolatry, with her moral corruption large issues and of dealing with them in grand and compelling images. defiled temple, city and land. Though Ezekiel lived with his fellow exiles in Babylon, his divine call forced Neco II of Egypt marched north to assist the Assyrians and to try to reassert was the city of his temple would not bring their early release from exile or As the appearance of the rainbow in the clouds on a rainy day, so was the appearance of the surrounding radiance Such was the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the LORD And when I saw it, I fell on my face and heard a voice speaking. 8 - 11; 40 - 48) and its ceremonies. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. and with God during their exile. The reign of the 10:15, 17, 20; Rev. Restoration of the theocratic order (chs. Ezekiel was obviously a man of broad knowledge, not only of his own national exiles (separated from the temple of the Lord with its symbolism, sacrifices, Ezekiel 1:1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. And nowhere in the Bible are God's initiative and control expressed more clearly there," 48:35). 1-24), Overwhelming display of the glory of the Lord (, Restraints on Ezekiel's prophetic ministry (. Ezekiel 1 Ezekiel in Babylon. The fact that Israel was God's covenant people and that Jerusalem All rights reserved. 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