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Ezekiel 20:28

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20:28 I brought them to the land which I swore 1  to give them, but whenever they saw any high hill or leafy tree, they offered their sacrifices there and presented the offerings that provoke me to anger. They offered their soothing aroma there and poured out their drink offerings.

Ezekiel 22:9

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22:9 Slanderous men shed blood within you. 2  Those who live within you eat pagan sacrifices on the mountains; 3  they commit obscene acts among you. 4 

Ezekiel 34:6

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34:6 My sheep wandered over all the mountains and on every high hill. My sheep were scattered over the entire face of the earth with no one looking or searching for them.

1 tn Heb “which I lifted up my hand.”

2 tn Heb “men of slander are in you in order to shed blood.”

3 tn Heb “and on the mountains they eat within you.” The mountains mentioned here were the site of pagan sacrifices. See 18:6.

4 sn This statement introduces vv. 10-11 and refers in general terms to the sexual sins described there. For the legal background of vv. 10-11, see Lev 18:7-20; 20:10-21; Deut 22:22-23, 30; 27:22.



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