New American Bible (Revised Edition)
3 (A)Son of man, he said to me, feed your stomach and fill your belly with this scroll I am giving you. I ate it, and it was as sweet as honey[a] in my mouth. 4 Then he said to me, Son of man, go now to the house of Israel, and speak my words to them.
5 Not to a people with obscure speech and difficult language am I sending you, but to the house of Israel.(B)Read full chapter
- 3:3 As sweet as honey: though the prophet must foretell terrible things, the word of God is sweet to the one who receives it.