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Ezekiel 16

Introduction

Overview

Ezekiel 16:1, Under the similitude of a wretched infant is shewn the natural state of Jerusalem; Ezekiel 16:6, God’s extraordinary love towards her; Ezekiel 16:15, Her monstrous whoredom; Ezekiel 16:35, Her grievous judgment; Ezekiel 16:44, Her sin, equal to her mother, and exceeding her sisters, Sodom and Samaria, calls for judgments; Ezekiel 16:60, Mercy is promised her in the end.

Verse 1

Reciprocal: Proverbs 14:34 - but Isaiah 1:21 - become Jeremiah 2:23 - see Jeremiah 30:15 - for the Ezekiel 2:3 - a rebellious nation Ezekiel 22:2 - her abominations Hosea 1:2 - for Hosea 4:12 - gone Amos 2:4 - because Zechariah 5:7 - is

Verse 2

cause: Ezekiel 20:4, Ezekiel 22:2, Ezekiel 23:36, Ezekiel 33:7-1 Samuel :, Isaiah 58:1, Hosea 8:1

abominations: Ezekiel 8:9-Esther :

Reciprocal: Ezekiel 2:1 - Son Micah 3:8 - to declare

Verse 3

Thy birth: Heb. Thy cutting out, or habitation, Ezekiel 16:45, Ezekiel 21:30, Genesis 11:25, Genesis 11:29, Joshua 24:14, Nehemiah 9:7, Isaiah 1:10, Isaiah 51:1, Isaiah 51:2, Matthew 3:7, Matthew 11:24, Luke 3:7, John 8:44, Ephesians 2:3, 1 John 3:10

Amorite: Genesis 15:16, Deuteronomy 20:17, 1 Kings 21:26, 2 Kings 21:11

Hittite: Ezra 9:1

Reciprocal: Joshua 5:1 - all the kings Joshua 24:2 - Your fathers Judges 3:6 - General Psalms 136:23 - remembered Isaiah 43:27 - first father Isaiah 48:8 - a transgressor Ezekiel 16:22 - General Ezekiel 16:44 - As is Ezekiel 20:4 - cause Hosea 12:7 - a merchant Matthew 14:11 - and given

Verse 4

for: Ezekiel 20:8, Ezekiel 20:13, Genesis 15:13, Exodus 1:11-2 Chronicles :, Exodus 2:23, Exodus 2:24, Exodus 5:16-Ecclesiastes :, Deuteronomy 5:6, Deuteronomy 15:15, Joshua 24:2, Nehemiah 9:7-1 Samuel :, Hosea 2:3, Acts 7:6, Acts 7:7

to supple thee: or, when I looked upon thee

nor: Lamentations 2:20, *marg. Lamentations 2:22, Luke 2:7, Luke 2:12

Reciprocal: Job 3:12 - the knees Proverbs 3:8 - thy Isaiah 44:2 - formed Ezekiel 16:9 - washed Ezekiel 21:30 - in the Matthew 14:11 - and given John 13:8 - If Romans 5:6 - For

Verse 5

eye: Ezekiel 2:6, Isaiah 49:15, Lamentations 2:11, Lamentations 2:19, Lamentations 4:3, Lamentations 4:10

but thou: Genesis 21:10, Exodus 1:22, Numbers 19:16, Jeremiah 9:21, Jeremiah 9:22, Jeremiah 22:19

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 19:13 - Thine eye Job 3:12 - the knees Proverbs 3:8 - thy

Verse 6

and saw: Exodus 2:24, Exodus 2:25, Exodus 3:7, Exodus 3:8, Acts 7:34

polluted: or, trodden under foot, Isaiah 14:19, Isaiah 51:23, Micah 7:10, Matthew 5:13, Hebrews 10:29, Revelation 14:20

Live: Ezekiel 20:5-2 Samuel :, Exodus 19:4-Joshua :, Deuteronomy 9:4, Psalms 105:10-Ezra :, Psalms 105:26-Haggai :, John 5:25, Romans 9:15, Ephesians 2:4, Ephesians 2:5, Titus 3:3-Judges :

Reciprocal: Psalms 68:13 - the wings Isaiah 1:2 - I have Isaiah 4:4 - washed away Isaiah 46:3 - borne Isaiah 63:7 - mention Ezekiel 16:8 - thy time Ezekiel 16:9 - blood Hosea 11:1 - Israel Luke 15:20 - But Luke 19:5 - he looked Acts 9:6 - Arise 2 Corinthians 5:15 - that they

Verse 7

caused: etc. Heb. made thee a million, Genesis 22:17, Exodus 1:7, Exodus 12:37, Acts 7:17

excellent ornaments: Heb. ornament of ornaments, Ezekiel 16:10-1 Chronicles :, Ezekiel 16:16, Exodus 3:22, Deuteronomy 1:10, Deuteronomy 4:8, Deuteronomy 32:10-2 Chronicles :, Deuteronomy 33:26-Joel :, Nehemiah 9:18-Lamentations :, Psalms 135:4, Psalms 147:20, Psalms 148:14, Psalms 149:2-Numbers :, Isaiah 61:10, Isaiah 62:3

whereas: Ezekiel 16:22, Job 1:21, Song of Solomon 4:5, Hosea 2:3, Hosea 2:9, Hosea 2:10, Revelation 3:17, Revelation 3:18

Reciprocal: Song of Solomon 8:10 - my Daniel 8:8 - waxed 1 Peter 3:3 - that

Verse 8

thy time: Ezekiel 16:6, Deuteronomy 7:6-Ruth :, Ruth 3:9, 1 Samuel 12:22, Isaiah 41:8, Isaiah 41:9, Isaiah 43:4, Isaiah 63:7-1 Samuel :, Jeremiah 2:2, Jeremiah 2:3, Jeremiah 31:3, Hosea 11:1, Malachi 1:2, Romans 5:8, Romans 9:10-1 Chronicles :

and I: Ruth 3:9

I sware: Ezekiel 20:5, Ezekiel 20:6, Exodus 19:4-Ruth :, Exodus 24:1-Ruth :, Exodus 32:13, Deuteronomy 4:31, Jeremiah 2:2, Jeremiah 2:3, Jeremiah 31:32, Hosea 2:18-Proverbs :

Reciprocal: Genesis 48:5 - are mine Exodus 2:8 - Go Deuteronomy 22:30 - discover Deuteronomy 23:5 - because the Proverbs 2:17 - forgetteth Ecclesiastes 3:8 - time to love Song of Solomon 4:9 - my spouse Isaiah 43:1 - thou art mine Isaiah 54:5 - thy Maker Isaiah 61:3 - beauty Isaiah 61:10 - as a Ezekiel 16:32 - General Ezekiel 16:45 - that loatheth Ezekiel 16:60 - I will remember Ezekiel 23:4 - they were Hosea 2:15 - as in the days Malachi 2:14 - thy companion Malachi 3:17 - they shall Matthew 19:9 - except Luke 1:72 - and John 3:29 - hath Romans 9:25 - beloved 2 Corinthians 6:2 - a time Colossians 3:12 - beloved 2 Thessalonians 2:13 - beloved Hebrews 8:9 - they continued

Verse 9

washed: Ezekiel 16:4, Ezekiel 36:25, Psalms 51:7, Isaiah 4:4, John 13:8-2 Samuel :, 1 Corinthians 6:11, 1 Corinthians 10:2, Hebrews 9:10-2 Chronicles :, 1 John 5:8, Revelation 1:5, Revelation 1:6

blood: Heb. bloods, Ezekiel 16:6

anointed: Psalms 23:5, 2 Corinthians 1:21, 1 John 2:20, 1 John 2:27

Reciprocal: Luke 15:22 - the best Ephesians 5:26 - with 1 Timothy 2:9 - not Hebrews 10:22 - our bodies

Verse 10

clothed: Ezekiel 16:7, Psalms 45:13, Psalms 45:14, Isaiah 61:3, Isaiah 61:10, Luke 15:22, Revelation 21:2

broidered: Ezekiel 16:13, Ezekiel 16:18, Exodus 28:5, 1 Peter 3:3, 1 Peter 3:4

badgers' skin: Exodus 25:5, Exodus 26:14

I girded: Exodus 39:27, Exodus 39:28, Revelation 7:9-2 Chronicles :, Revelation 19:8

covered: Genesis 41:42, *marg. Proverbs 31:22, Revelation 18:12

Reciprocal: Genesis 24:47 - I put Exodus 11:2 - jewels Exodus 25:4 - fine linen Deuteronomy 6:11 - when thou Deuteronomy 8:11 - General Isaiah 3:23 - fine linen Jeremiah 2:32 - a maid Ezekiel 16:39 - shall strip

Verse 11

I put: Genesis 24:22, Genesis 24:47, Genesis 24:53

and a: Leviticus 8:9, Esther 2:17, Isaiah 28:5, Lamentations 5:16, Revelation 2:10, Revelation 4:4, Revelation 4:10

a chain: Genesis 41:42, Proverbs 1:9, Proverbs 4:9, Song of Solomon 1:10, Song of Solomon 4:9, Isaiah 3:19, Daniel 5:7, Daniel 5:16, Daniel 5:29,

forehead: Heb. nose, Genesis 24:22, *marg. Isaiah 3:21,

ear-rings: Genesis 35:4, Exodus 32:2, Exodus 35:22, Numbers 31:50, Judges 8:24, Job 42:11, Proverbs 25:12, Hosea 2:13

Reciprocal: Psalms 73:6 - as a chain Ezekiel 23:42 - bracelets

Verse 12

Reciprocal: Genesis 24:22 - earring Exodus 32:2 - General Deuteronomy 26:19 - high above Isaiah 3:20 - the earrings Ezekiel 21:26 - Remove Ezekiel 23:42 - bracelets

Verse 13

thou didst: Ezekiel 16:19, Deuteronomy 8:8, Deuteronomy 32:13, Deuteronomy 32:14, Psalms 45:13, Psalms 45:14, Psalms 81:16, Psalms 147:14, Hosea 2:5

and thou wast: Ezekiel 16:14, Ezekiel 16:15, Psalms 48:2, Psalms 50:2, Isaiah 64:11, Jeremiah 13:20

and thou didst: Genesis 17:6, 1 Samuel 12:12, 2 Samuel 8:15, 1 Kings 4:21, Ezra 4:20, Ezra 5:11, Psalms 50:2, Lamentations 2:15

Reciprocal: Song of Solomon 6:4 - beautiful Ezekiel 16:10 - broidered Ezekiel 23:40 - and deckedst Luke 16:19 - purple

Verse 14

thy renown: Deuteronomy 4:6-Ruth :, Deuteronomy 4:32-Zechariah :, Joshua 2:9-1 Kings :, Joshua 9:6-1 Samuel :, 1 Kings 10:1-1 Chronicles :, 1 Kings 10:24, 2 Chronicles 2:11, 2 Chronicles 2:12, 2 Chronicles 9:23, Lamentations 2:15

through: 1 Corinthians 4:7

Reciprocal: Numbers 16:2 - famous Proverbs 30:9 - I be full Song of Solomon 1:5 - comely Song of Solomon 4:1 - my Song of Solomon 6:4 - beautiful Ezekiel 5:5 - I have Ezekiel 16:13 - and thou wast Ezekiel 28:17 - heart Ezekiel 31:9 - made

Verse 15

thou didst: Ezekiel 33:13, Deuteronomy 32:15, Isaiah 48:1, Jeremiah 7:4, Micah 3:11, Zephaniah 3:11, Matthew 3:9

and playedst: Ezekiel 20:8, Ezekiel 23:3, Ezekiel 23:8, Ezekiel 23:11, Ezekiel 23:12-Ecclesiastes :, Exodus 32:6-Habakkuk :, Numbers 25:1, Numbers 25:2, Judges 2:12, Judges 3:6, Judges 10:6, 1 Kings 11:5, 1 Kings 12:28, 2 Kings 17:7, 2 Kings 21:3, Psalms 106:35, Isaiah 1:21, Isaiah 57:8, Jeremiah 2:20, Jeremiah 3:1, Jeremiah 7:4, Hosea 1:2, Hosea 4:10, Revelation 17:5

because: Raised from the most abject state to dignity and splendour by Jehovah, Israel became proud of her numbers, riches, strength, and reputation, forgetting that it was "through his comeliness which he had put upon them;" and thus departing from God, made alliances with heathen nations, and worshipped their idols.

and pouredst: Ezekiel 16:25, Ezekiel 16:36, Ezekiel 16:37

Reciprocal: Genesis 38:24 - played the harlot Deuteronomy 31:16 - and go a 2 Kings 21:15 - since the day 2 Chronicles 21:11 - fornication Nehemiah 9:26 - they were Psalms 78:56 - General Psalms 106:36 - And Psalms 106:39 - went Proverbs 11:22 - a jewel Proverbs 30:9 - I be full Proverbs 31:30 - Favour Jeremiah 3:13 - and hast scattered Jeremiah 3:20 - so have Jeremiah 13:27 - thine adulteries Jeremiah 32:30 - children Ezekiel 16:13 - and thou wast Ezekiel 16:45 - that loatheth Ezekiel 23:7 - committed her whoredoms with them Ezekiel 28:17 - heart Hosea 2:5 - their mother Matthew 19:9 - except Revelation 14:8 - because

Verse 16

Ezekiel 7:20, 2 Kings 23:7, 2 Chronicles 28:24, Hosea 2:8

Reciprocal: Genesis 37:3 - a coat Leviticus 13:47 - The garment Isaiah 57:7 - General Jeremiah 2:20 - playing Jeremiah 3:2 - unto Ezekiel 16:7 - excellent ornaments Ezekiel 21:24 - your transgressions Ezekiel 23:26 - strip Hosea 2:5 - their mother Hosea 4:13 - sacrifice Luke 16:12 - in

Verse 17

hast also: Ezekiel 7:19, Ezekiel 23:14-Ecclesiastes :, Exodus 32:1-Numbers :, Hosea 2:13, Hosea 10:1

men: Heb. a male

and didst: Isaiah 44:19, Isaiah 44:20, Isaiah 57:7, Isaiah 57:8, Jeremiah 2:27, Jeremiah 2:28, Jeremiah 3:9

Reciprocal: Exodus 32:2 - General 2 Chronicles 24:7 - did they bestow Ezekiel 23:16 - and sent Revelation 13:14 - they

Verse 18

This seems to intimate that the Israelites not only spent their own wealth and abundance in building and decorating idol temples, and in maintaining their worship, but that they made use of the holy vestments, and the various kinds of offerings which belonged to Jehovah, in order to honour and serve the idols of the heathen. Ezekiel 16:10

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 32:38 - eat the fat Ezekiel 23:41 - whereupon Hosea 2:7 - first

Verse 19

meat: Ezekiel 16:13, Deuteronomy 32:14-Esther :, Hosea 2:8-1 Chronicles :

a sweet savour: Heb. a savour of rest, Genesis 8:21, *marg.

Reciprocal: Numbers 28:2 - for a sweet savour unto me Deuteronomy 32:38 - eat the fat Ezekiel 20:28 - their sweet Ezekiel 23:41 - whereupon

Verse 20

thy sons: Ezekiel 16:21, Ezekiel 23:4, Genesis 17:7, Exodus 13:2, Exodus 13:12, Deuteronomy 29:11, Deuteronomy 29:12

and these: Ezekiel 20:26, Ezekiel 20:31, Ezekiel 23:37, Ezekiel 23:39, 2 Kings 16:3, 2 Chronicles 33:6, Psalms 106:37, Psalms 106:38, Isaiah 57:5, Jeremiah 7:31, Jeremiah 32:35, Micah 6:7

be devoured: Heb. devour

Is this: Ezekiel 8:17, Jeremiah 2:34, Jeremiah 2:35

Reciprocal: Leviticus 20:2 - giveth 1 Kings 16:31 - as if it had been a light thing 2 Kings 3:27 - offered him 2 Chronicles 28:3 - burnt Ecclesiastes 7:17 - not Isaiah 7:13 - Is it a small Jeremiah 19:5 - to burn Ezekiel 16:36 - and by Ezekiel 16:38 - shed Ezekiel 16:45 - that loatheth Ezekiel 23:20 - General Ezekiel 34:18 - a small Hosea 2:2 - let John 8:41 - we have

Verse 21

my children: Psalms 106:37

to pass: Leviticus 18:21, Leviticus 20:1-Deuteronomy :, Deuteronomy 18:10, 2 Kings 17:17, 2 Kings 21:6, 2 Kings 23:10

Reciprocal: Leviticus 20:2 - giveth 2 Kings 16:3 - made his son 2 Chronicles 28:3 - burnt Jeremiah 2:34 - Also Jeremiah 19:5 - to burn Jeremiah 32:35 - they built Ezekiel 16:20 - thy sons Ezekiel 16:36 - and by Ezekiel 16:38 - shed Ezekiel 16:45 - that loatheth Ezekiel 20:26 - in that Ezekiel 23:37 - have also Micah 6:7 - shall John 8:41 - we have

Verse 22

Ezekiel 16:3-Judges :, Ezekiel 16:43, Ezekiel 16:60-2 John :, Jeremiah 2:2, Hosea 2:3, Hosea 11:1

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 11:8 - all his strange wives Isaiah 54:4 - thou shalt forget Ezekiel 16:7 - whereas Ezekiel 23:3 - in their Ezekiel 23:19 - in calling Hosea 2:15 - as in the days

Verse 23

woe: Ezekiel 2:10, Ezekiel 13:3, Ezekiel 13:18, Ezekiel 24:6, Jeremiah 13:27, Zephaniah 3:1, Matthew 11:21, Matthew 23:13-Joel :, Revelation 8:13, Revelation 12:12

Reciprocal: Isaiah 2:8 - is full Hosea 7:13 - Woe

Verse 24

thou hast: Ezekiel 16:31, Ezekiel 16:39, Ezekiel 20:28, Ezekiel 20:29, 2 Kings 21:3-Judges :, 2 Kings 23:5-Judges :, 2 Kings 23:11, 2 Kings 23:12, 2 Chronicles 33:3-Judges :

eminent place: or, brothel house

and hast: Leviticus 26:30, Psalms 78:58, Isaiah 57:5, Isaiah 57:7, Jeremiah 2:20, Jeremiah 3:2, Jeremiah 17:3

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 14:23 - built Proverbs 7:12 - General Jeremiah 3:6 - she is Jeremiah 3:13 - and hast scattered Jeremiah 6:15 - blush Jeremiah 44:21 - and in Ezekiel 16:27 - delivered

Verse 25

at every: Ezekiel 16:31, Genesis 38:14, Genesis 38:21, Proverbs 9:14, Proverbs 9:15, Isaiah 3:9, Jeremiah 2:23, Jeremiah 2:24, Jeremiah 3:2, Jeremiah 6:15

and hast made: Ezekiel 23:9, Ezekiel 23:10, Ezekiel 23:32, Revelation 17:1-Deuteronomy :, Revelation 17:12, Revelation 17:13, Revelation 17:16

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:7 - Lie Deuteronomy 31:16 - and go a Judges 10:6 - the gods of the Philistines 1 Kings 12:31 - an house 1 Kings 14:23 - built Proverbs 7:12 - General Isaiah 57:7 - General Isaiah 57:8 - thou lovedst Jeremiah 2:20 - when upon Jeremiah 3:6 - she is Jeremiah 3:13 - and hast scattered Jeremiah 5:6 - because Jeremiah 11:15 - seeing Ezekiel 16:15 - and pouredst Ezekiel 16:39 - they shall throw Ezekiel 20:29 - I said Ezekiel 23:19 - multiplied Hosea 2:2 - let Hosea 4:13 - sacrifice

Verse 26

with the: Ezekiel 8:10, Ezekiel 8:14, Ezekiel 20:7, Ezekiel 20:8, Ezekiel 23:3, Ezekiel 23:8, Ezekiel 23:19-Ecclesiastes :, Exodus 32:4, Deuteronomy 29:16, Deuteronomy 29:17, Joshua 24:14, Isaiah 30:21

Reciprocal: Leviticus 15:3 - General Judges 10:6 - the gods of the Philistines Jeremiah 3:1 - but thou hast Ezekiel 23:20 - General

Verse 27

I have: Ezekiel 14:9, Isaiah 5:25, Isaiah 9:12, Isaiah 9:17

and have: Deuteronomy 28:48-Philemon :, Isaiah 3:1, Hosea 2:9-2 Kings :

thine: Chukkach "thy portion;" the household provision of a wife - food, clothes, and money.

delivered: The Jews, under Manasseh, and the succeeding kings of Judah, made the temple itself the scene of their open and abominable idolatries, in addition to all their idol temples! which appears to be meant by "the eminent place," and "highplaces in every street," Ezekiel 16:24. Allured by the prosperity of the Egyptians, they also connected themselves with them, and joined in their multiplied and abominable idolatries. And when Jehovah punished them by wars and famines, and by the Philistines, whose daughters are represented as ashamed of their enormous idolatries, instead of being amended, they formed alliances with the Assyrians, and worshipped their gods, and they even followed every idol which was worshipped between Canaan and Chaldea. Ezekiel 16:37, Ezekiel 23:22, Ezekiel 23:25, Ezekiel 23:28, Ezekiel 23:29, Ezekiel 23:46, Ezekiel 23:47, Psalms 106:41, Jeremiah 34:21, Revelation 17:16

daughters: or, cities, 2 Kings 24:2, 2 Chronicles 28:18, 2 Chronicles 28:19, Isaiah 9:12

which: Ezekiel 16:47, Ezekiel 16:57, Ezekiel 5:6, Ezekiel 5:7

Reciprocal: 2 Samuel 1:20 - Philistines Jeremiah 2:33 - hast Ezekiel 6:14 - will I Ezekiel 16:46 - her daughters Amos 4:6 - and want Luke 15:14 - arose Acts 26:1 - stretched

Verse 28

Ezekiel 23:5-1 Samuel :, Ezekiel 23:12-Ecclesiastes :, Judges 10:6, 2 Kings 16:7, 2 Kings 16:10-Job :, 2 Kings 21:11, 2 Chronicles 28:23, Jeremiah 2:18, Jeremiah 2:36, Hosea 10:6

Reciprocal: Genesis 38:24 - played the harlot Judges 19:2 - played Jeremiah 2:20 - playing Jeremiah 3:1 - but thou hast Hosea 2:5 - their mother

Verse 29

in the land: Ezekiel 13:14-Isaiah :, Judges 2:12-Psalms :, 2 Kings 21:9

unto: Ezekiel 23:14-Ecclesiastes :

Reciprocal: Jeremiah 3:1 - but thou hast Ezekiel 23:16 - as soon as she saw them with her eyes Ezekiel 23:19 - multiplied Matthew 19:9 - except

Verse 30

weak: Proverbs 9:13, Isaiah 1:3, Jeremiah 2:12, Jeremiah 2:13, Jeremiah 4:22

the work: Judges 16:15, Judges 16:16, Proverbs 7:11-1 Chronicles :, Proverbs 7:21, Isaiah 3:9, Jeremiah 3:3, Revelation 17:1-Joshua :

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:12 - caught Leviticus 13:3 - turned

Verse 31

In that thou buildest thine: or, In thy daughters is thine, etc. Ezekiel 16:24, Ezekiel 16:39

makest: Ezekiel 16:25, Hosea 12:11

in that thou scornest: Ezekiel 16:33, Ezekiel 16:34, Isaiah 52:3

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:12 - caught Proverbs 7:12 - General Isaiah 23:17 - and she shall Jeremiah 2:20 - when upon Jeremiah 3:6 - she is Ezekiel 20:29 - I said

Verse 32

Ezekiel 16:8, Ezekiel 23:37, Ezekiel 23:45, Jeremiah 2:25, Jeremiah 2:28, Jeremiah 3:1, Jeremiah 3:8, Jeremiah 3:9, Jeremiah 3:20, Hosea 2:2, Hosea 3:1, 2 Corinthians 11:2, 2 Corinthians 11:3

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:7 - Lie Isaiah 57:8 - for John 4:18 - is not

Verse 33

give: Genesis 38:16-Job :, Deuteronomy 23:17, Deuteronomy 23:18, Hosea 2:12, Joel 3:3, Micah 1:7, Luke 15:30

but thou: Isaiah 30:3, Isaiah 30:6, Isaiah 30:7, Isaiah 57:9, Hosea 8:9, Hosea 8:10

hirest: Heb. bribest

Reciprocal: Genesis 38:17 - I will Proverbs 7:13 - she Isaiah 1:4 - children Ezekiel 16:31 - in that thou scornest 1 Timothy 6:10 - the love

Verse 34

Reciprocal: Genesis 39:7 - Lie Ezekiel 16:31 - in that thou scornest Hosea 8:9 - hath

Verse 35

O harlot: Isaiah 1:21, Isaiah 23:15, Isaiah 23:16, Jeremiah 3:1, Jeremiah 3:6-Ruth :, Hosea 2:5, Nahum 3:4, John 4:10, John 4:18, Revelation 17:5

hear: Ezekiel 13:2, Ezekiel 20:47, Ezekiel 34:7, 1 Kings 22:19, Isaiah 1:10, Isaiah 28:14, Hosea 4:1, Amos 7:16

Verse 36

Because: Ezekiel 16:15-Song of Solomon :, Ezekiel 22:15, Ezekiel 23:8, Ezekiel 24:13, Ezekiel 36:25, Lamentations 1:9, Zephaniah 3:1

and thy: Ezekiel 23:10, Ezekiel 23:18, Ezekiel 23:29, Genesis 3:7, Genesis 3:10, Genesis 3:11, Psalms 139:11, Psalms 139:12, Jeremiah 13:22-Ezekiel :, Revelation 3:18

and by: Ezekiel 16:20, Ezekiel 16:21, Jeremiah 2:34

Reciprocal: Isaiah 3:17 - discover Jeremiah 4:30 - in vain Jeremiah 12:9 - the birds Jeremiah 44:4 - this Ezekiel 16:38 - shed Ezekiel 16:57 - thy wickedness Ezekiel 23:37 - and blood Ezekiel 36:18 - for the Hosea 2:10 - now Amos 5:2 - none

Verse 37

Ezekiel 23:9, Ezekiel 23:10, Ezekiel 23:22-Amos :, Jeremiah 4:30, Jeremiah 13:22, Jeremiah 13:26, Jeremiah 22:20, Lamentations 1:8, Lamentations 1:19, Hosea 2:3, Hosea 2:10, Hosea 8:10, Nahum 3:5, Nahum 3:6, Revelation 17:16

Reciprocal: Isaiah 3:17 - discover Isaiah 47:2 - make bare Jeremiah 12:9 - the birds Jeremiah 21:4 - and I Lamentations 1:2 - among Ezekiel 16:15 - and pouredst Ezekiel 16:27 - delivered Ezekiel 16:57 - thy wickedness Ezekiel 23:5 - doted Ezekiel 23:17 - and her Ezekiel 23:26 - strip Ezekiel 23:28 - whom thou Ezekiel 23:29 - the nakedness Ezekiel 24:8 - I have set Hosea 10:10 - and the Amos 5:2 - none Micah 1:11 - thou inhabitant of Saphir Revelation 2:22 - and them Revelation 16:15 - lest

Verse 38

as women: Heb. with judgments of women, etc. Ezekiel 16:40, Ezekiel 23:45-2 Corinthians :, Genesis 38:11, Genesis 38:24, Leviticus 20:10, Deuteronomy 22:22-Jeremiah :, Matthew 1:18, Matthew 1:19, John 8:3-Deuteronomy :

shed: Ezekiel 16:20, Ezekiel 16:21, Ezekiel 16:36, Genesis 9:6, Exodus 21:12, Numbers 35:31, Psalms 79:3-Deuteronomy :, Jeremiah 18:21, Zephaniah 1:17, Nahum 1:2, Revelation 16:6

Reciprocal: Numbers 25:11 - that I Deuteronomy 17:2 - in transgressing Job 31:11 - an iniquity Jeremiah 4:4 - lest Ezekiel 7:3 - will judge Ezekiel 11:9 - and will Ezekiel 21:30 - I will Ezekiel 23:24 - I will set Ezekiel 23:25 - I will set Ezekiel 23:37 - and blood Ezekiel 24:8 - I have set Zephaniah 1:18 - the fire John 8:5 - Moses Revelation 16:3 - it became

Verse 39

And I: For the enormous idolatries and cruelties of Judah and Jerusalem, Jehovah determined to gather together the surrounding nations, both those with whom they had formed alliances, as the Egyptians and Assyrians, and such as had always been inimical to them, as Edom, Ammon, Moab, and Philistia, to inflict, or to witness, his judgments upon them. Having exposed their enormous crimes to view, He would pass sentence upon them: He would give Jerusalem into the hands of the Chaldeans, who would destroy the city and temple which they had polluted; level their cities and high places with the ground; slay, plunder, and enslave the people.

they shall throw: Ezekiel 16:24, Ezekiel 16:25, Ezekiel 16:31, Ezekiel 7:22-Jeremiah :, Isaiah 27:9

shall strip: Ezekiel 16:10-Proverbs :, Ezekiel 23:26, Ezekiel 23:29, Isaiah 3:16-Jeremiah :, Hosea 2:3, Hosea 2:9-1 Chronicles :

thy fair jewels: Heb. instruments of thine ornament

Reciprocal: Jeremiah 17:3 - and thy Ezekiel 6:6 - and the

Verse 40

shall also: Habakkuk 1:6-2 Samuel :, John 8:5-Judges :

and thrust: Ezekiel 23:10, Ezekiel 23:47, Ezekiel 24:21, Jeremiah 25:9

Reciprocal: Ezekiel 16:38 - as women Ezekiel 23:46 - I will

Verse 41

burn: Deuteronomy 13:16, 2 Kings 25:9, Jeremiah 39:8, Jeremiah 52:13, Micah 3:12

and execute: Ezekiel 5:8, Ezekiel 23:10, Ezekiel 23:48, Deuteronomy 13:11, Deuteronomy 22:21, Deuteronomy 22:24, Job 34:26

and I: Ezekiel 23:27, Ezekiel 37:23, Isaiah 1:25, Isaiah 1:26, Isaiah 2:18, Isaiah 27:9, Hosea 2:6-Esther :, Micah 5:10-2 Chronicles :, Zechariah 13:2, 1 Timothy 5:20

Reciprocal: Genesis 38:24 - played the harlot Numbers 17:5 - I will Jeremiah 2:20 - playing Jeremiah 17:27 - then Ezekiel 11:9 - and will Ezekiel 23:47 - the company Ezekiel 25:11 - I will Ezekiel 28:17 - I will lay 1 Peter 4:1 - ceased

Verse 42

will I: Ezekiel 5:13, Ezekiel 21:17, 2 Samuel 21:14, Isaiah 1:24, Zechariah 6:8

and will: Ezekiel 39:29, Isaiah 40:1, Isaiah 40:2, Isaiah 54:9, Isaiah 54:10

Reciprocal: Ezekiel 8:18 - will I also Ezekiel 24:13 - till I Hosea 10:10 - in my

Verse 43

thou hast: Ezekiel 16:22, Psalms 78:42, Psalms 106:13, Jeremiah 2:32

but hast: Ezekiel 6:9, Deuteronomy 32:21, Psalms 78:40, Psalms 95:10, Isaiah 63:10, Amos 2:13, Acts 7:51, Ephesians 4:30

I also: Ezekiel 7:3, Ezekiel 7:4, Ezekiel 7:8, Ezekiel 7:9, Ezekiel 9:10, Ezekiel 11:21, Ezekiel 22:31, Romans 2:8, Romans 2:9

Reciprocal: Isaiah 43:24 - filled me Isaiah 54:4 - thou shalt forget Ezekiel 22:9 - they commit Ezekiel 23:49 - they shall Ezekiel 24:14 - according to thy ways Malachi 2:17 - wearied

Verse 44

every: Ezekiel 18:2, Ezekiel 18:3, 1 Samuel 24:13

As is: Ezekiel 16:3, Ezekiel 16:45, 1 Kings 21:16, 2 Kings 17:11, 2 Kings 17:15, 2 Kings 21:9, Ezra 9:1, Psalms 106:35-Zechariah :

Reciprocal: Genesis 31:1 - Jacob Proverbs 30:15 - The horseleach Ezekiel 11:12 - but Ezekiel 23:2 - two Hosea 4:5 - thy Micah 2:4 - shall

Verse 45

that loatheth: Ezekiel 16:8, Ezekiel 16:15, Ezekiel 16:20, Ezekiel 16:21, Ezekiel 23:37-Malachi :, Deuteronomy 5:9, Deuteronomy 12:31, Isaiah 1:4, *marg. Zechariah 11:8, Romans 1:30, Romans 1:31

your mother: Ezekiel 16:3

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 32:32 - of the vine of Sodom 2 Samuel 20:19 - a mother 2 Kings 21:11 - above all 2 Chronicles 33:9 - to do worse Ezekiel 16:44 - As is Hosea 4:5 - thy Colossians 3:6 - children

Verse 46

elder: Ezekiel 16:51, Ezekiel 23:4, Ezekiel 23:11, Ezekiel 23:31-Micah :, Jeremiah 3:8-1 Kings :, Micah 1:5

thy younger sister: Heb. thy sister lesser than thou, Ezekiel 16:48, Ezekiel 16:49, Ezekiel 16:53-Titus :, Ezekiel 16:61, Genesis 13:11-1 Chronicles :, Genesis 18:20-Micah :, Genesis 19:24, Genesis 19:25, Deuteronomy 29:23, Deuteronomy 32:32, Isaiah 1:9, Isaiah 1:10, Jeremiah 23:14, Lamentations 4:6, *marg. Luke 17:28-Amos :, 2 Peter 2:6, Jude 1:7, Revelation 11:8

her daughters: Ezekiel 16:27, *marg. Ezekiel 26:6, Genesis 14:8, Genesis 19:29, Hosea 11:8

Reciprocal: Genesis 13:13 - But the Numbers 21:25 - villages Song of Solomon 8:8 - a little Jeremiah 3:7 - her treacherous Jeremiah 49:2 - her daughters Ezekiel 21:16 - Go Ezekiel 23:2 - two Hosea 7:1 - wickedness Colossians 3:6 - children

Verse 47

as if that were a very little thing: or, that was loathed as a small thing, Ezekiel 8:17, 1 Kings 16:31

thou wast: Ezekiel 16:48, Ezekiel 16:51, Ezekiel 5:6, Ezekiel 5:7, 2 Kings 21:9, 2 Kings 21:16, John 15:21, John 15:22, 1 Corinthians 5:1

Reciprocal: Genesis 30:15 - General Exodus 23:24 - do after 1 Kings 14:22 - all 1 Kings 21:26 - according to 2 Kings 16:3 - according Psalms 53:1 - have done Isaiah 7:13 - Is it a small Jeremiah 2:33 - hast Jeremiah 3:11 - justified Jeremiah 5:28 - overpass Jeremiah 44:4 - this Ezekiel 16:27 - which Ezekiel 23:11 - was more corrupt in her inordinate love than she Ezekiel 23:31 - walked Ezekiel 34:18 - a small Hosea 9:1 - as

Verse 48

Matthew 10:15, Matthew 11:24, Mark 6:11, Luke 10:12, Acts 7:52

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 14:22 - all Lamentations 4:6 - punishment of the iniquity of the daughter Ezekiel 5:7 - neither have done Ezekiel 16:46 - thy younger sister Ezekiel 16:47 - thou wast Ezekiel 26:6 - her daughters Ezekiel 33:11 - As I live Hosea 9:1 - as Matthew 11:23 - in Sodom Romans 2:27 - judge

Verse 49

pride: Ezekiel 28:2, Ezekiel 28:9, Ezekiel 28:17, Ezekiel 29:3, Genesis 19:9, Psalms 138:6, Proverbs 16:5, Proverbs 16:18, Proverbs 18:12, Proverbs 21:4, Isaiah 3:9, Isaiah 16:6, Daniel 4:30, Daniel 4:37, Daniel 5:23, Obadiah 1:3, 1 Peter 5:5

fulness: Genesis 13:10, Genesis 18:20, Deuteronomy 32:15, Isaiah 22:13, Isaiah 22:14, Amos 6:3-Joshua :, Luke 12:16-Proverbs :, Luke 16:19, Luke 17:28, Luke 21:34

neither: Ezekiel 18:12, Proverbs 21:13, Isaiah 3:14, Isaiah 3:15, Amos 5:11, Amos 5:12, Amos 8:4-Joshua :, Micah 3:2-Numbers :, Luke 16:20, Luke 16:21

Reciprocal: Genesis 19:5 - General Genesis 19:24 - the Lord Genesis 19:27 - to the Numbers 21:25 - villages Psalms 73:7 - eyes Proverbs 30:9 - I be full Isaiah 3:16 - are haughty Jeremiah 5:7 - I had fed Jeremiah 48:11 - emptied Ezekiel 16:46 - thy younger sister Ezekiel 28:5 - and thine Matthew 20:3 - standing Matthew 20:6 - Why Matthew 24:38 - they Romans 2:12 - For 1 Timothy 6:17 - that they 2 Peter 2:6 - turning

Verse 50

and committed: Genesis 13:13, Genesis 18:20, Genesis 19:5, Leviticus 18:22, Deuteronomy 23:17, 2 Kings 23:7, Proverbs 16:18, Proverbs 18:12, Romans 1:26, Romans 1:27, Jude 1:7

therefore: Genesis 19:24, Deuteronomy 29:23, Job 18:15, Isaiah 13:19, Jeremiah 20:16, Jeremiah 49:18, Jeremiah 50:40, Lamentations 4:6, Amos 4:11, Zephaniah 2:9, 2 Peter 2:6, Revelation 18:9

Reciprocal: Genesis 19:27 - to the Leviticus 18:27 - General Proverbs 30:9 - I be full Isaiah 3:16 - are haughty Jeremiah 5:7 - I had fed Jeremiah 13:9 - the pride Jeremiah 48:11 - emptied Matthew 24:38 - they Luke 17:28 - General Romans 2:12 - For 1 Timothy 6:17 - that they

Verse 51

Samaria: Luke 12:47, Luke 12:48, Romans 3:9-Proverbs :

justified: Jeremiah 3:8-1 Kings :, Matthew 12:41, Matthew 12:42

Reciprocal: Genesis 19:5 - General 2 Samuel 11:21 - Thy servant 2 Kings 17:19 - Also Judah 2 Kings 21:2 - after the abominations 2 Kings 21:9 - more evil Psalms 53:1 - have done Isaiah 59:12 - our transgressions Jeremiah 2:33 - hast Jeremiah 3:11 - justified Ezekiel 16:46 - elder Ezekiel 16:47 - thou wast Ezekiel 23:19 - multiplied 1 Corinthians 5:1 - and

Verse 52

which hast: Ezekiel 16:56, Matthew 7:1-Deuteronomy :, Luke 6:37, Romans 2:1, Romans 2:10, Romans 2:26, Romans 2:27

bear thine: Ezekiel 16:54, Ezekiel 16:63, Ezekiel 36:6, Ezekiel 36:7, Ezekiel 36:15, Ezekiel 36:31, Ezekiel 36:32, Ezekiel 39:26, Ezekiel 44:13, Jeremiah 23:40, Jeremiah 31:19, Jeremiah 51:51, Hosea 10:6, Romans 1:32, Romans 6:21

they are more: Genesis 38:26, 1 Samuel 24:17, 1 Kings 2:32

Reciprocal: 2 Samuel 11:21 - Thy servant 2 Kings 17:19 - Also Judah 2 Kings 21:9 - more evil Isaiah 59:12 - our transgressions Jeremiah 2:33 - hast Jeremiah 3:11 - justified Jeremiah 30:10 - I Ezekiel 32:24 - borne Matthew 12:41 - rise Luke 15:15 - to feed Romans 5:20 - But 1 Corinthians 5:1 - and

Verse 53

bring: Ezekiel 16:60, Ezekiel 16:61, Ezekiel 29:14, Ezekiel 39:25, Job 42:10, Psalms 14:7, Psalms 85:1, Psalms 126:1, Isaiah 1:9, Jeremiah 20:16, Jeremiah 31:23, Jeremiah 48:47, Jeremiah 49:6, Jeremiah 49:39, Joel 3:1

in the midst: Isaiah 19:24, Isaiah 19:25, Jeremiah 12:16, Romans 11:23-Obadiah :

Reciprocal: Numbers 21:25 - villages Ezekiel 16:46 - thy younger sister Ezekiel 16:55 - then Amos 9:14 - I will bring Zephaniah 3:20 - I turn Revelation 11:8 - Sodom

Verse 54

thou mayest: Ezekiel 16:52, Ezekiel 16:63, Ezekiel 36:31, Ezekiel 36:32, Jeremiah 2:26

in that: Ezekiel 14:22, Ezekiel 14:23

Reciprocal: Ezekiel 5:7 - neither have done Ezekiel 32:24 - borne

Verse 55

then: Ezekiel 16:53, Ezekiel 36:11, Malachi 3:4

Reciprocal: Song of Solomon 8:8 - a little

Verse 56

was not: Isaiah 65:5, Zephaniah 3:11, Luke 15:28-Amos :, Luke 18:11

mentioned: Heb. for a report, or a hearing

pride: Heb. prides, or excellencies.

Reciprocal: Song of Solomon 8:8 - a little Jeremiah 13:9 - the pride Ezekiel 16:52 - which hast Daniel 4:37 - those that walk 1 Timothy 6:17 - that they

Verse 57

thy wickedness: Ezekiel 16:36, Ezekiel 16:37, Ezekiel 21:24, Ezekiel 23:18, Ezekiel 23:19, Psalms 50:21, Lamentations 4:22, Hosea 2:10, Hosea 7:1, 1 Corinthians 4:5

reproach: 2 Kings 16:5-Judges :, 2 Chronicles 28:5, 2 Chronicles 28:6, 2 Chronicles 28:18-Isaiah :, Isaiah 7:1, Isaiah 14:28

Syria: Heb. Aram, Genesis 10:22, Genesis 10:23, Numbers 23:7

the daughters: Ezekiel 16:27

despise: or, spoil, Jeremiah 33:24

Reciprocal: 2 Samuel 1:20 - Philistines Ezekiel 22:4 - have I Ezekiel 39:26 - they have borne Zechariah 9:7 - he that

Verse 58

hast: Ezekiel 23:49, Genesis 4:13, Lamentations 5:7

borne: Heb. borne them

Reciprocal: Ezekiel 39:26 - they have borne

Verse 59

I will: Ezekiel 7:4, Ezekiel 7:8, Ezekiel 7:9, Ezekiel 14:4, Isaiah 3:11, Jeremiah 2:19, Matthew 7:1, Matthew 7:2, Romans 2:8, Romans 2:9

which: Ezekiel 17:13-Nehemiah :, Exodus 24:1-Ruth :, Deuteronomy 29:10-Ezra :, Deuteronomy 29:25, 2 Chronicles 34:31, 2 Chronicles 34:32, Isaiah 24:5, Jeremiah 22:9, Jeremiah 31:32

Reciprocal: Leviticus 26:15 - break Deuteronomy 4:23 - lest ye forget Psalms 44:17 - dealt Proverbs 2:17 - forgetteth Jeremiah 11:10 - the house of Israel Ezekiel 17:16 - whose oath Ezekiel 20:37 - I will Hosea 6:7 - transgressed Hosea 8:1 - transgressed Zechariah 11:10 - that Hebrews 8:9 - they continued

Verse 60

I will remember: Ezekiel 16:8, Leviticus 26:42, Leviticus 26:45, Nehemiah 1:5-1 Kings :, Psalms 105:8, Psalms 106:45, Jeremiah 2:2, Jeremiah 33:20-Ezekiel :, Hosea 2:15, Luke 1:72

I will establish: Ezekiel 37:26, Ezekiel 37:27, Isaiah 55:3, 2 Samuel 23:5, Jeremiah 31:31-Nahum :, Jeremiah 32:38-Mark :, Jeremiah 50:5, Hosea 2:19, Hosea 2:20, Hebrews 8:10, Hebrews 12:24, Hebrews 13:20

Reciprocal: Genesis 9:15 - remember Leviticus 26:44 - break Proverbs 2:17 - forgetteth Isaiah 54:4 - thou shalt forget Isaiah 57:18 - have Jeremiah 31:32 - Not Ezekiel 16:22 - General Ezekiel 16:53 - bring Ezekiel 16:62 - I will Ezekiel 20:37 - I will Daniel 9:27 - confirm Hosea 1:11 - the children of Judah Romans 5:20 - But Hebrews 8:8 - covenant

Verse 61

remember: Ezekiel 16:63, Ezekiel 20:43, Ezekiel 36:31, Ezekiel 36:32, Job 42:5, Job 42:6, Psalms 119:59, Jeremiah 31:18-Proverbs :, Jeremiah 50:4, Jeremiah 50:5

when: Ezekiel 16:53-2 Timothy :, Song of Solomon 8:8, Song of Solomon 8:9, Isaiah 2:2-Deuteronomy :, Isaiah 11:9, Isaiah 11:10, Hosea 1:9-1 Kings :, Romans 11:11, Romans 15:8, Romans 15:9, Romans 15:16, Galatians 4:26, Galatians 4:27, Ephesians 2:12-2 Chronicles :, Ephesians 3:6

I will: Isaiah 49:18-:, Isaiah 54:1, Isaiah 54:2, Isaiah 60:4, Isaiah 66:7-2 Kings :, Galatians 4:26-Obadiah :

but not: Jeremiah 31:31-Matthew :, John 15:16, Hebrews 8:13

Reciprocal: Genesis 2:25 - ashamed Deuteronomy 9:7 - Remember 1 Kings 8:47 - Yet if they 2 Chronicles 30:15 - were ashamed Jeremiah 3:24 - General Jeremiah 31:19 - I was ashamed Ezekiel 16:46 - thy younger sister Ezekiel 43:10 - that they Romans 6:21 - whereof Ephesians 2:11 - remember 2 Thessalonians 3:14 - that he Hebrews 7:12 - a change Hebrews 8:8 - covenant Revelation 2:5 - Remember Revelation 3:3 - Remember

Verse 62

I will: Ezekiel 16:60, Daniel 9:27, Hosea 2:18-Isaiah :

and thou: Ezekiel 6:7, Ezekiel 39:22, Jeremiah 24:7, Joel 3:17

Reciprocal: Leviticus 26:9 - establish Ezekiel 34:30 - General Ezekiel 37:13 - General Romans 3:27 - Where

Verse 63

remember: Ezekiel 16:61, Ezekiel 36:31, Ezekiel 36:32, Ezra 9:6, Daniel 9:7, Daniel 9:8

and never: Job 40:4, Job 40:5, Psalms 39:9, Lamentations 3:39, Romans 2:1, Romans 3:19, Romans 3:27, Romans 9:19, Romans 9:20

when: Romans 5:1, Romans 5:2, 1 Corinthians 4:7, Ephesians 2:3-Deuteronomy :, Titus 3:3-Judges :

Reciprocal: Exodus 32:25 - shame 1 Kings 8:47 - Yet if they 1 Chronicles 21:17 - Is it not I Job 42:6 - I Psalms 51:15 - O Lord Song of Solomon 4:3 - thy temples Isaiah 1:29 - ashamed Isaiah 27:4 - Fury Isaiah 57:15 - with Jeremiah 3:24 - General Jeremiah 17:13 - all that Lamentations 3:29 - putteth Ezekiel 5:13 - I will cause Ezekiel 6:9 - they shall Ezekiel 14:6 - turn Ezekiel 14:22 - ye shall see Ezekiel 16:52 - bear thine Ezekiel 16:54 - thou mayest Ezekiel 39:26 - they have borne Ezekiel 43:10 - that they Daniel 4:37 - those that walk Hosea 3:5 - fear Micah 6:8 - walk humbly Zechariah 6:8 - quieted Matthew 5:23 - rememberest Matthew 15:27 - Truth Mark 14:72 - Peter Luke 7:47 - which Luke 15:15 - to feed Luke 15:21 - Father Luke 18:13 - standing Luke 22:61 - And Peter Acts 19:18 - confessed Romans 2:4 - goodness 1 Timothy 1:15 - of whom Titus 1:11 - mouths James 4:9 - afflicted

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Ezekiel 16". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/tsk/ezekiel-16.html.