Parallel Verses

Amplified

He said to me, Son of man, eat what you find [in this book]; eat this scroll; then go and speak to the house of Israel.

New American Standard Bible

Then He said to me, "Son of man, eat what you find; eat this scroll, and go, speak to the house of Israel."

King James Version

Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, eat that thou findest; eat this roll, and go speak unto the house of Israel.

Holman Bible

He said to me: “Son of man, eat what you find here. Eat this scroll, then go and speak to the house of Israel.”

International Standard Version

Then he told me, "Son of Man, eat! Eat what you see this scroll and then go talk to the house of Israel."

A Conservative Version

And he said to me, Son of man, eat that which thou find. Eat this roll, and go, speak to the house of Israel.

American Standard Version

And he said unto me, Son of man, eat that which thou findest; eat this roll, and go, speak unto the house of Israel.

Bible in Basic English

And he said to me, Son of man, take this roll for your food, and go and say my words to the children of Israel.

Darby Translation

And he said unto me, Son of man, eat what thou findest; eat this roll, and go, speak unto the house of Israel.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And he said unto me, Son of man, eat what thou findest; eat this roll, and go speak unto the house of Israel.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will say to me, Son of man, eat what thou shalt find; eat this roll, and go speak to the house of Israel.

King James 2000

Moreover he said unto me, Son of man, eat that you find; eat this scroll, and go speak unto the house of Israel.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And he said to me, "Son of man, what you find, eat! Eat this scroll, and go, speak to the house of Israel."

Modern King James verseion

And He said to me, Son of man, eat what you find. Eat this roll, and go speak to the house of Israel.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After this said he unto me, "Thou son of man, eat that, whatsoever it be: Yea, eat that closed book, and go thy way, and speak unto the children of Israel."

NET Bible

He said to me, "Son of man, eat what you see in front of you -- eat this scroll -- and then go and speak to the house of Israel."

New Heart English Bible

He said to me, "Son of man, eat that which you find. Eat this scroll, and go, speak to the house of Israel."

The Emphasized Bible

Then said he unto me, Son of man What thou findest, eat, - -eat this roll, and go speak unto the house of Israel.

Webster

Moreover he said to me, Son of man, eat what thou findest; eat this roll, and go, speak to the house of Israel.

World English Bible

He said to me, Son of man, eat that which you find. Eat this scroll, and go, speak to the house of Israel.

Youngs Literal Translation

And He saith unto me, 'Son of man, that which thou findest eat, eat this roll, and go, speak unto the house of Israel.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

eat
אכל 
'akal 
אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809
Usage: 809

that thou findest
מצא 
Matsa' 
Usage: 455

מגלּה 
M@gillah 
Usage: 21

and go
ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1142

unto the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

References

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Context Readings

The Call Of Ezekiel To Speak God's Words

1 He said to me, Son of man, eat what you find [in this book]; eat this scroll; then go and speak to the house of Israel. 2 So I opened my mouth, and He caused me to eat the scroll.


Cross References

Ezekiel 2:8-9

As for you, son of man, hear what I say to you; be not rebellious like that rebellious house; open your mouth and eat what I give you.

Jeremiah 24:1-7

After Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon had taken into exile Jeconiah [also called Coniah and Jehoiachin] son of Jehoiakim king of Judah and the princes of Judah, with the craftsmen and smiths from Jerusalem, and had brought them to Babylon, the Lord showed me [in a vision] two baskets of figs set before the temple of the Lord.

Ezekiel 2:3

And He said to me, I send you, son of man, to the children of Israel, two rebellious nations that have rebelled against Me. They and their fathers have transgressed against Me even to this very day.

Ezekiel 3:10-11

Moreover, He said to me, Son of man, all My words that I shall speak to you, receive in your heart and hear with your ears.

Ezekiel 3:15

Then I came to them of the captivity at Tel-abib, who sat and dwelt by the river of Chebar, and I sat where they sat and remained there among them seven days, overwhelmed with astonishment and silent.

Ezekiel 3:17-21

Son of man, I have made you a watchman to the house of Israel; therefore hear the word at My mouth and give them warning from Me.

1 Timothy 4:15

Practice and cultivate and meditate upon these duties; throw yourself wholly into them [as your ministry], so that your progress may be evident to everybody.

Revelation 10:9-10

So I went up to the angel and asked him to give me the little book. And he said to me, Take it and eat it. It will embitter your stomach, though in your mouth it will be as sweet as honey.

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