In the sixth year, on the fifth day of the sixth month, I had just sat down in my house, with the elders of Judah seated in front of me. All of a sudden, the hand of the Lord GOD touched me
On the seventh year, on the tenth day of the fifth month, men came from the elders of Israel to seek the LORD. They sat down in front of me.
On the fifth day of the month in the fifth year of King Jehoiachin's imprisonment in exile,
Later, some men from the elders of Israel came to visit me. After they had sat down in my presence,
Then they come to you as a group, sit down right in front of you as if they were my people, hear your words and then they don't do what you say because they're seeking only their own desires, they pursue ill-gotten profits, and they keep following their own self-interests.
Then the Spirit lifted me up and I heard a great earthquake behind me and the glory of the LORD arose from his place,
Then the Spirit lifted me up and carried me away. I went bitterly with an angry attitude as the hand of the LORD rested on me.
The hand of the LORD was upon me, and he told me, "Get up! Go to the valley, and I'll speak with you there."
Therefore, speak up and tell them, "This is what the Lord GOD says, "Every person from Israel's house who follows his idols and sets the stumbling block that is his own sin in front of his face, and then consults a prophet, I the LORD will answer him according to how many idols he embraces.
In the ninth year, in the tenth month, and on the tenth day of the month, this message came to me from the LORD:
During the eleventh year, on the first day of the month of our captivity, this message came to me from the LORD:
In the tenth year, on the twelfth day of the tenth month, a message came to me from the LORD, who had this to say:
On the first day of the first month of the twenty-seventh year of our captivity, a message came to me from the LORD, who had this to say:
On the first day of the third month of the eleventh year of our captivity, this message came to me from the LORD:
On the fifteenth day of the first month of the twelfth year of our captivity, a message from the LORD came to me, and this is what it said:
The LORD laid his hand on me and brought me out by the Spirit of the LORD to the middle of a valley that was filled with bones.
At the beginning of year 25 of our captivity, on the tenth day of the fourteenth year after the destruction of Jerusalem on that very day the LORD grabbed me in his hand and took me there.
For the lips of a priest should preserve knowledge, and people should seek instruction from his mouth, because he's the messenger of the LORD of the Heavenly Armies.
I never desired anyone's silver, gold, or clothes.