He called out with a loud voice. Why did the 10 tribes spend more time in Captivity, than the two tribes of Judah? He had always followed the strict food laws of his religion. Judah became a vassal of Egypt for lour years. But when Babylon came, Jerusalem found that the lovers for whom she had lusted were brutal. God had always fought Israel's battles for them. קרובים without an article is not an adjective, belonging to מאהביה, but in apposition, which is continued in the next verse.
God was the judge of what the people had done. It had come to the door. He must find all the people who hate the evil deeds of the city. He was not responsible for the results of it. He records that their shape seemed like the shape of men. If you like the folowing commentary, you can use it for whatever Scripture you choose: For she doted upon their paramours,. Menahem and Hoshea, two later kings of Israel.
Because of this rejection, she must bear the consequences of her lewdness. Their human faces were toward each of north, south, east and west. They were in Captivity in Assyria 136 years, before the capture of Judah by the Babylonians. I was unhappy and angry. לה לָכֵ֗ן כֹּ֚ה אָמַר֙ אֲדֹנָ֣י יֱהֹוִ֔ה יַעַן שָׁכַ֣חַתְּ אוֹתִ֔י וַתַּשְׁלִ֥יכִי אוֹתִ֖י אַֽחֲרֵ֣י גַוֵּ֑ךְ וְגַם־אַ֛תְּ שְׂאִ֥י זִמָּתֵ֖ךְ וְאֶת־תַּזְנוּתָֽיִךְ: bear your lewdness: Accept the liabilities of the counsel of your sins. None of the people will remain.
She was as unappealing as rusty scum floating on the surface of a meal being cooked. The reference to Egypt looks back to the time of the Egyptian captivity before the Exodus and during that trek through the wilderness. Perhaps Pekod, Shoa, and Koa Were three Aramean tribes Puqudu, Sulu, and Qutu , near the mouth of the Tigris River. King Ahaz of Judah gave gifts and made an alliance with the Assyrians 2 Kings 16:7-10. I will set my jealousy — As a jealous provoked husband, I will be as much against thee as they are. The prophet speaks of this as an example lesson to the Israelites in Jerusalem. I flayed Hulaya their city ruler and draped his skin over the wall of the city Damdammusa.
Cup of-your-sister, Samaria, you-will-drink it and-drain it ; And its-pieces you-shall-break? Although he had seen it before, the effect was as great. קרוב is not to be taken in an outward or local sense, but as signifying inward or spiritual nearness: standing near, equivalent to inwardly related, as in ;. As they see all things, so does God. It filled him with terror and fear. But nobody will go to the battle.
It was in the shape of a cross. The wheels rose and went with them. · Ezekiel lost his speech — Ezekiel 24:27. He told the man to scatter these coals over the city. One of the things that caused the 10 tribes to be captured for a longer period of time, than Jerusalem and Judah, was the fact that all of their kings were evil, where Judah had a few that were not evil. He loved them but he had to punish them. Israel has come a long way from the traditions that they were taught in the Old Testament.
They are spoken of as women, because symbolically, they are the wife of God. Ezekiel was saying that the combined army of Babylon and her allies would descend on Jerusalem. Ezekiel's second statement of judgment dealt specifically with the rusty pot. Then weigh and divide the hair. Many of you people will be sick and many will die. God told Ezekiel to eat what he gave to him.
For she doted upon their paramours,. This, one of the most detestable practices of the Canaanite religions, had infiltrated both Israel and Judah See comments on 16:20-22. It will be as if I am spreading my net over him. Now he could not avoid the task. God told him to go through Jerusalem.