1898 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
1 The presumption of the princes. 4 Their sin and judgment. 13 Ezekiel's complaining, God sheweth him his purpose in saving a remnant, 21 and punishing the wicked. 22 The glory of God leaveth the city. 24 Ezekiel is returned to the captivity.
11:1 ¶ And lift me up doth a spirit, and it bringeth me in unto the east gate of the house of Jehovah, that is facing the east, and lo, at the opening of the gate twenty and five men, and I see in their midst Jaazaniah son of Azzur, and Pelatiah son of Benaiah, heads of the people.
11:2 And He saith unto me, 'Son of man, these [are] the men who are devising iniquity, and who are giving evil counsel in this city;
11:3 who are saying, It [is] not nearto build houses, it [is] the pot, and we the flesh.
11:4 ¶ Therefore prophesy concerning them, prophesy, son of man.'
11:6 Ye multiplied your wounded in this city, And filled its out-places with the wounded.
11:9 And I have brought you out of its midst, And given you into the hand of strangers, And I have done among you judgments.
11:11 It is not to you for a pot, Nor are ye in its midst for flesh, At the border of Israel I do judge you.
11:12 And ye have known that I [am] Jehovah, For in My statutes ye have not walked, And My Judgments ye have not done, And according to the judgments of the nations Who are round about youye have done!'
11:13 ¶ And it cometh to pass, at my prophesying, that Pelatiah son of Benaiah is dying, and I fall on my face, and crya loud voiceand say, 'Ah, Lord Jehovah, an end Thou art making of the remnant of Israel.'
11:16 it [is] ours, the land hath been given for an inheritance; therefore say: Thus said the Lord Jehovah: Because I put them afar off among nations, And because I scattered them through lands, I also am to them for a little sanctuary, In lands whither they have gone in.
11:17 Therefore say: Thus said the Lord Jehovah: And I have assembled you from the peoples, And I have gathered you from the lands, Into which ye have been scattered, And I have given to you the ground of Israel.
11:18 And they have gone in thither. And turned aside all its detestable things, And all its abominationsout of it.
11:19 And I have given to them one heart, And a new spirit I do give in your midst, And I have turned the heart of stone out of their flesh, And I have given to them a heart of flesh.
11:20 So that in My statutes they walk, And My judgments they keep, and have done them, And they have been to me for a people, And I am to them for God.
11:22 ¶ And the cherubs lift up their wings, and the wheels [are] over-against them, and the honour of the God of Israel [is] over them above.
11:24 ¶ And a spirit hath lifted me up, and bringeth me in to Chaldea, unto the Removed, in a vision, by the Spirit of God, and go up from off me doth the vision that I have seen;
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