Add parallel Print Page Options

and he said to me, “Son of man,[a] you must give your stomach this to eat, and you must fill your belly with this scroll that I am giving to you.” And I ate, and it became like sweet honey[b] in my mouth. And he said to me, “Son of man,[c] come! Go to the house of Israel, and you must speak to them with my words. For you are sent to the house of Israel, not to a people of obscure speech[d] and of a difficult language,[e]

Read full chapter


  1. Ezekiel 3:3 Or “mortal,” or “son of humankind”
  2. Ezekiel 3:3 Literally “like honey for sweetness”
  3. Ezekiel 3:4 Or “mortal,” or “son of humankind”
  4. Ezekiel 3:5 Literally “obscure of lip”
  5. Ezekiel 3:5 Literally “heavy/thick of tongue”

Bible Gateway Sponsors