33:2 “Son of man, speak to your people, 1 and say to them, ‘Suppose I bring a sword against the land, and the people of the land take one man from their borders and make him their watchman.
33:7 “As for you, son of man, I have made you a watchman 2 for the house of Israel. Whenever you hear a word from my mouth, you must warn them on my behalf. 33:8 When I say to the wicked, ‘O wicked man, you must certainly die,’ 3 and you do not warn 4 the wicked about his behavior, 5 the wicked man will die for his iniquity, but I will hold you accountable for his death. 6 33:9 But if you warn the wicked man to change his behavior, 7 and he refuses to change, 8 he will die for his iniquity, but you have saved your own life.
1 tn Heb “sons of your people.”
4 tn Heb “and you do not speak to warn.”
5 tn Heb “way.”
6 tn Heb “and his blood from your hand I will seek.”
7 tn Heb “from his way to turn from it.”
8 tn Heb “and he does not turn from his way.”