Ezekiel 13:6-7

13:6 They see delusion and their omens are a lie. They say, “the Lord declares,” though the Lord has not sent them; yet they expect their word to be confirmed. 13:7 Have you not seen a false vision and announced a lying omen when you say, “the Lord declares,” although I myself never spoke?

Ezekiel 13:23

13:23 Therefore you will no longer see false visions and practice divination. I will rescue my people from your power, and you will know that I am the Lord.’”

sn The same description of a false prophet is found in Micah 2:11.

sn The Lord has not sent them. A similar concept is found in Jer 14:14; 23:21.

tn Or “confirmed”; NIV “to be fulfilled”; TEV “to come true.”

tn The Hebrew verb is feminine plural, indicating that it is the false prophetesses who are addressed here.