15you shall you be a mockery and a taunt a warning

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Unformatted text preview: eover, make you a desolation and an object of mocking among the 15 nations around you, in the sight of all that pass by. 15You shall You be* a mockery and a taunt, a warning and a horror, to the be nations around you, when I execute judgements on you in anger and fury, and with furious punishments—I, the Lord, have 16 spoken— 16when I loose against you my deadly arrows of when famine, arrows for destruction, which I will let loose to destroy you, and when I bring more and more famine upon you, and 17 break your staff of bread. 17I will send famine and wild animals will against you, and they will rob you of your children; pestilence and bloodshed shall pass through you; and I will bring the sword upon you. I, the Lord, have spoken. (Ezekiel 5:13-17) upon 13 Responses to the Exile 3 Responses Then the cherubim lifted up their wings, with the wheels beside them; and the glory of the God of Israel was above them. 23 23And the glory of the Lord ascended from the middle of the city, And 24 and stopped on the mountain east of the city. 24The spirit lifted The me up and brought me in a vision by the spirit of God into Chaldea, to the exiles. Then the vision that I had seen left me. 25 25And I told the exiles all the things that the Lord had shown me. And (Ezekiel 11:22-25) (Ezekiel 22 Responses to the Exile 3 Responses 18 1The word of the Lord came to me: 2What do you mean by 18 The What repeating this proverb concerning the land of Israel, ‘The parents have eaten sour grapes, and the children’s teeth are set on edge’? 3As I live, says the Lord God, this proverb shall no more As be used by you in Israel…. Yet you say, ‘Why should not the son suffer for the iniquity of the father?’ When the son has done what is lawful and right, and has been careful to observe all my statutes, he shall surely live. 20 20The person who sins shall die. A child shall not suffer for the The iniquity of a parent, nor a parent suffer for the iniquity of a child; the righteousness of the righteous shall be his own, and the wickedness of the wicked shall be his own. (Ezekiel 18: 1-20) (Ezekiel 19 Responses to the Exile 3 Responses Responses to the Exile 3 Responses The han...
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