Ezekiel 12:3

“Therefore, thou son of man, prepare thee stuff for removing, and remove by day in their sight; and thou shalt remove from thy place to another place in their sight: it may be they will consider, though they be a rebellious house.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore thou sonne of man, prepare thee stuffe for remoouing, and remooue by day in their sight, and thou shalt remoue from thy place to another place in their sight; it may be they will consider, though they bee a rebellious house.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Therefore, son of man, prepare for yourself baggage for exile and go into exile by day in their sight; even go into exile from your place to another place in their sight. Perhaps they will understand though they are a rebellious house.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore, thou son of man, prepare thee stuff for removing, and remove by day in their sight; and thou shalt remove from thy place to another place in their sight: it may be they will consider, though they are a rebellious house.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And you, O son of man, by day, before their eyes, get ready the vessels of one who is taken away, and go away from your place to another place before their eyes: it may be that they will see, though they are an uncontrolled people.
- Basic English Bible

And thou, son of man, prepare thee a captive's baggage, and go captive by day in their sight; and thou shalt go captive from thy place to another place in their sight. It may be they will consider, though they are a rebellious house.
- Darby Bible

Therefore, thou son of man, prepare thee stuff for removing, and remove by day in their sight; and thou shalt remove from thy place to another place in their sight; it may be they will consider, though they are a rebellious house.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore, you son of man, prepare your stuff for moving, and move by day in their sight; and you shall move from your place to another place in their sight: it may be they will consider, though they are a rebellious house.
- World English Bible

And thou, son of man, make to thee vessels of removal, and remove by day before their eyes, and thou hast removed from thy place unto another place before their eyes, it may be they consider, for a rebellious house they [are].
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore, thou son of man, prepare thee stuff for exile, and remove as though for exile by day in their sight; and thou shalt remove from thy place to another place in their sight; it may be they will perceive, for they are a rebellious house.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 12:3


12:3 Stuff - Vessels or instruments, wherein thou mayest put what is portable.


Discussion for Ezekiel 12:3

  • Lee lea for verse 3
    God led me to this verse june27th 2011 ...i did get some boxes but they were thrown away.today is 5/1/2012 i didn't have a place to move, and no money to get a place and move, need a car too. so recently i thought if i start packing that will anger him and still need the money , home, car, to move.......still i keep remembering this verse....don't know what to do...?..
    "prepare thee baggage for removing and move by day in their sight; and thou shalt move from thy place to another place in their sight; it may be they will consider, though they are a rebellious house".

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