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Ezekiel 28:24-26

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28:24 “‘No longer will Israel suffer from the sharp briers 1  or painful thorns of all who surround and scorn them. 2  Then they will know that I am the sovereign Lord.

28:25 “‘This is what the sovereign Lord says: When I regather the house of Israel from the peoples where they are dispersed, I will reveal my sovereign power 3  over them in the sight of the nations, and they will live in their land that I gave to my servant Jacob. 28:26 They will live securely in it; they will build houses and plant vineyards. They will live securely 4  when I execute my judgments on all those who scorn them and surround them. Then they will know that I am the Lord their God.’”

1 sn Similar language is used in reference to Israel’s adversaries in Num 33:55; Josh 23:13.

2 tn Heb “and there will not be for the house of Israel a brier that pricks and a thorn that inflicts pain from all the ones who surround them, the ones who scorn them.”

3 tn Or “reveal my holiness.” See verse 22.

4 sn This promise was given in Lev 25:18-19.



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