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Ezekiel 4 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:1 - You also, son of man, take a tile, and lay it before you, and portray on it a city, even Yerushalayim:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:2 - and lay siege against it, and build forts against it, and cast up a mound against it; set camps also against it, and plant battering rams against it round about.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:3 - Take for yourself an iron pan, and set it for a wall of iron between you and the city: and set your face toward it, and it shall be besieged, and you shall lay siege against it. This shall be a sign to the house of Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:4 - Moreover lie you on your left side, and lay the iniquity of the house of Yisra'el on it; according to the number of the days that you shall lie on it, you shall bear their iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:5 - For I have appointed the years of their iniquity to be to you a number of days, even three hundred ninety days: so shall you bear the iniquity of the house of Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:6 - Again, when you have accomplished these, you shall lie on your right side, and shall bear the iniquity of the house of Yehudah: forty days, each day for a year, have I appointed it to you.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:7 - You shall set your face toward the siege of Yerushalayim, with your arm uncovered; and you shall prophesy against it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:8 - Behold, I lay bands on you, and you shall not turn you from one side to the other, until you have accomplished the days of your siege.

Defiled Bread

Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:9 - Take for yourself also wheat, and barley, and beans, and lentils, and millet, and spelt, and put them in one vessel, and make you bread of it; according to the number of the days that you shall lie on your side, even three hundred ninety days, shall you eat of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:10 - Your food which you shall eat shall be by weight, twenty shekels a day: from time to time shall you eat it.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:11 - You shall drink water by measure, the sixth part of a hin: from time to time shall you drink.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:12 - You shall eat it as barley cakes, and you shall bake it in their sight with dung that comes out of man.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:13 - The LORD said, Even thus shall the children of Yisra'el eat their bread unclean, among the nations where I will drive them.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:14 - Then said I, Ah Lord GOD! behold, my soul has not been polluted; for from my youth up even until now have I not eaten of that which dies of itself, or is torn of animals; neither came there abominable flesh into my mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:15 - Then he said to me, Behold, I have given you cow's dung for man's dung, and you shall prepare your bread thereon.
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:16 - Moreover he said to me, Son of man, behold, I will break the staff of bread in Yerushalayim: and they shall eat bread by weight, and with fearfulness; and they shall drink water by measure, and in dismay:
Unchecked Copy BoxEze 4:17 - that they may want bread and water, and be dismayed one with another, and pine away in their iniquity.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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