11:20 so that they may follow my statutes and observe my regulations and carry them out. Then they will be my people, and I will be their God. 1
36:27 I will put my Spirit within you; 2 I will take the initiative and you will obey my statutes 3 and carefully observe my regulations. 4
2 tn Or “in the midst of you.” The word “you” is plural.
3 tn Heb “and I will do that which in my statutes you will walk.” The awkward syntax (verb “to do, act” + accusative sign + relative clause + prepositional phrase + second person verb) is unique, though Eccl 3:14 contains a similar construction. In the last line of that verse we read that “God acts so that (relative pronoun) they fear before him.” However, unlike Ezek 36:27, the statement has no accusative sign before the relative pronoun.