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Ezekiel 35

Book of Ezekiel - Chapter 35

Ezekiel 35:1

Moreover the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

Ezekiel 35:2

Son of man, set your face against Mount Seir, and prophesy against it,

Ezekiel 35:3

and tell it, Thus says the Lord the LORD: Behold, I am against you, Mount Seir, and I will stretch out my hand against you, and I will make you a desolation and an astonishment.

Ezekiel 35:4

I will lay your cities waste, and you shall be desolate; and you shall know that I am the LORD.

Ezekiel 35:5

Because you have had a perpetual enmity, and have given over the children of Israel to the power of the sword in the time of their calamity, in the time of the iniquity of the end;

Ezekiel 35:6

therefore, as I live, says the Lord the LORD, I will prepare you for blood, and blood shall pursue you: since you have not hated blood, therefore blood shall pursue you.

Ezekiel 35:7

Thus will I make Mount Seir an astonishment and a desolation; and I will cut off from it him who passes through and him who returns.

Ezekiel 35:8

I will fill its mountains with its slain: in your hills and in your valleys and in all your watercourses shall they fall who are slain with the sword.

Ezekiel 35:9

I will make you a perpetual desolation, and your cities shall not be inhabited; and you shall know that I am the LORD.

Ezekiel 35:10

Because you have said, These two nations and these two countries shall be mine, and we will possess it; whereas the LORD was there:

Ezekiel 35:11

therefore, as I live, says the Lord the LORD, I will do according to your anger, and according to your envy which you have shown out of your hatred against them; and I will make myself known among them, when I shall judge you.

Ezekiel 35:12

You shall know that I, the LORD, have heard all your insults which you have spoken against the mountains of Israel, saying, They are laid desolate, they have been given us to devour.

Ezekiel 35:13

You have magnified yourselves against me with your mouth, and have multiplied your words against me: I have heard it.

Ezekiel 35:14

Thus says the Lord the LORD: When the whole earth rejoices, I will make you desolate.

Ezekiel 35:15

As you rejoiced over the inheritance of the house of Israel, because it was desolate, so will I do to you: you shall be desolate, Mount Seir, and all Edom, even all of it; and they shall know that I am the LORD.