Ezekiel 2:4

“For they are impudent children and stiffhearted. I do send thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the Lord GOD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Ezekiel 2:4

For they are impudent children and stiffe hearted: I doe send thee vnto them, and thou shalt say vnto them, Thus sayth the Lord God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I am sending you to them who are stubborn and obstinate children, and you shall say to them, 'Thus says the Lord GOD.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the children are impudent and stiffhearted: I do sent thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the children are hard and stiff-hearted; I am sending you to them: and you are to say to them, These are the words of the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

and these children are impudent and hard-hearted: I am sending thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the Lord Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

For they are impudent children and obstinate in heart. I send thee to them; and thou shalt say to them, Thus saith the Lord GOD.
- Webster's Bible

The children are impudent and stiff-hearted: I am sending you to them; and you shall tell them, Thus says the Lord Yahweh.
- World English Bible

And the sons [are] brazen-faced and hard-hearted to whom I am sending thee, and thou hast said unto them: Thus said the Lord Jehovah:
- Youngs Literal Bible

and the children are brazen-faced and stiff-hearted, I do send thee unto them; and thou shalt say unto them: Thus saith the Lord GOD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Ezekiel 2:4

Wesley's Notes for Ezekiel 2:4


2:2 The spirit - The same spirit which actuated the living creatures.

2:5 Shall know - They that obey shall know by the good I will do them, those that will not, by the evil which I will bring upon them.

2:6 Words - Accusations, threats, or whatever else a malicious heart can suggest to the tongue. Briars - Which usually run up among thorns, are a very fit emblem of the frowardness and keenness of sinners against God and his prophet. Scorpious - Malicious, revengeful men. They that will do any thing to purpose in the service of God, must not fear the faces of men.


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