1890 Darby's Translation of the Holy Scriptures (DBY)
1 The presumption of the princes. 4 Their sin and judgment. 13 Ezekiel's complaining, God sheweth him his purpose in saving a remnant, 21 and punishing the wicked. 22 The glory of God leaveth the city. 24 Ezekiel is returned to the captivity.
11:1 ¶ And the Spirit lifted me up, and brought me unto the east gate of Jehovah's house, which looketh eastward; and behold, at the door of the gate were five and twenty men; and I saw in the midst of them Jaazaniah the son of Azzur, and Pelatiah the son of Benaiah, princes of the people.
11:2 And he said unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and give wicked counsel in this city:
11:3 who say, It is not the time to build houses: this is the cauldron, and we are the flesh.
11:4 ¶ Therefore prophesy against them, prophesy, son of man.
11:6 Ye have multiplied your slain in this city, and ye have filled the streets thereof with the slain.
11:9 And I will bring you out of the midst of it, and give you into the hands of strangers, and will execute judgments among you.
11:11 This shall not be your cauldron, neither shall ye be the flesh in the midst of it: I will judge you in the borders of Israel;
11:13 ¶ And it came to pass, when I prophesied, that Pelatiah the son of Benaiah died. And I fell down on my face, and cried with a loud voice, and said, Ah, Lord Jehovah! wilt thou make a full end of the remnant of Israel?
11:15 Son of man, [it is] thy brethren, thy brethren, the men of thy kindred, and all the house of Israel, the whole of it, unto whom the inhabitants of Jerusalem say, Get you far from Jehovah: unto us is this land given for a possession.
11:16 Therefore say, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Although I have removed them far off among the nations, and although I have scattered them among the countries, yet will I be to them as a little sanctuary in the countries whither they are come.
11:18 And they shall come thither, and they shall take away from thence all its detestable things and all its abominations.
11:19 And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within you; and I will take away the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them a heart of flesh;
11:20 that they may walk in my statutes, and keep mine ordinances, and do them; and they shall be my people, and I will be their God.
11:22 ¶ And the cherubim lifted up their wings, and the wheels were beside them; and the glory of the God of Israel was over them above.
11:24 ¶ And the Spirit lifted me up, and brought me in the vision by the Spirit of God into Chaldea, to them of the captivity; and the vision that I had seen went up from me.
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