Tyndale Bible

Ezekiel 8

Ezekiel, in a vision of God at Jerusalem,

Ezekiel 8:1 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And it came to pass in the sixth year, in the sixth [month], in the fifth [day] of the month, [as] I sat in mine house, and the elders of Judah sat before me, that the hand of the Lord GOD fell there upon me. Ezekiel 8:2 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then I beheld, and lo a likeness as the appearance of fire: from the appearance of his loins even downward, fire; and from his loins even upward, as the appearance of brightness, as the color of amber. Ezekiel 8:3 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And he put forth the form of a hand, and took me by a lock of mine head; and the spirit lifted me up between the earth and the heaven, and brought me in the visions of God to Jerusalem, to the door of the inner gate that looketh toward the north; where [was] the seat of the image of jealousy, which provoketh to jealousy. Ezekiel 8:4 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And, behold, the glory of the God of Israel [was] there, according to the vision that I saw in the plain.

is shewed the image of jealousy,

Ezekiel 8:5 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then said he unto me, Son of man, lift up thine eyes now the way toward the north. So I lifted up mine eyes the way toward the north, and behold northward at the gate of the altar this image of jealousy in the entry. Ezekiel 8:6 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} He said furthermore unto me, Son of man, seest thou what they do? [even] the great abominations that the house of Israel committeth here, that I should go far off from my sanctuary? but turn thee yet again, [and] thou shalt see greater abominations.

the chambers of imagery,

Ezekiel 8:7 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And he brought me to the door of the court; and when I looked, behold a hole in the wall. Ezekiel 8:8 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall: and when I had digged in the wall, behold a door. Ezekiel 8:9 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And he said unto me, Go in, and behold the wicked abominations that they do here. Ezekiel 8:10 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} So I went in and saw; and behold every form of creeping things, and abominable beasts, and all the idols of the house of Israel, portrayed upon the wall round about. Ezekiel 8:11 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And there stood before them seventy men of the ancients of the house of Israel, and in the midst of them stood Jaazaniah the son of Shaphan, with every man his censer in his hand; and a thick cloud of incense went up. Ezekiel 8:12 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then said he unto me, Son of man, hast thou seen what the ancients of the house of Israel do in the dark, every man in the chambers of his imagery? for they say, The LORD seeth us not; the LORD hath forsaken the earth.

the mourners for Tammuz,

Ezekiel 8:13 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} He said also unto me, Turn thee yet again, [and] thou shalt see greater abominations that they do. Ezekiel 8:14 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then he brought me to the door of the gate of the LORD's house which [was] toward the north; and, behold, there sat women weeping for Tammuz.

the worshippers toward the sun.

Ezekiel 8:15 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then said he unto me, Hast thou seen [this], O son of man? turn thee yet again, [and] thou shalt see greater abominations than these. Ezekiel 8:16 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} And he brought me into the inner court of the LORD's house, and, behold, at the door of the temple of the LORD, between the porch and the altar, [were] about five and twenty men, with their backs toward the temple of the LORD, and their faces toward the east; and they worshiped the sun toward the east.

Ezekiel 8:17 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Then he said unto me, Hast thou seen [this], O son of man? Is it a light thing to the house of Judah that they commit the abominations which they commit here? for they have filled the land with violence, and have returned to provoke me to anger: and, lo, they put the branch to their nose.

God's wrath for their idolatry.

Ezekiel 8:18 {not in Tyndale; KJV:} Therefore will I also deal in fury: mine eye shall not spare, neither will I have pity: and though they cry in mine ears with a loud voice, [yet] will I not hear them.

Download these eBooks in Deluxe
Strong's Concordance & Cross-Referenced Student's Editions!

Leave Your Comments Here!

 

Be a Facebook Fan!
Search Bibles by: All Words Any Word Exact Phrase 2012 OldeBible.com

William Tyndale Bible Supplemental KJV with Strongs ConcordanceDOWNLOAD this eBookNew offer..
Amazon Kindle
Amazon Kindle devices
!
Apple iBookstore
Apple iPad/iPhone/iPod
!
Barnes & Noble Nook
Barnes & Noble Nook
!