Ezekiel 6

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Italian: Giovanni Diodati Bible (1649)         

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1 POI la parola del Signore mi fu indirizzata, dicendo:

2 Figliuol d’uomo, volgi la tua faccia verso i monti d’Israele, e profetizza contro ad essi; e di’:

3 Monti d’Israele, ascoltate la parola del Signore Iddio. Così ha detto il Signore Iddio a’ monti ed a’ colli, alle pendici ed alle valli: Eccomi, io fo venire sopra voi la spada, e distruggerò i vostri alti luoghi.

4 E i vostri altari saran desolati, e i vostri simulacri saranno spezzati; ed abbatterò i vostri uccisi davanti a’ vostri idoli.

5 E metterò i corpi morti de’ figliuoli d’Israele davanti ai loro idoli; e dispergerò le vostre ossa intorno a’ vostri altari.

6 In tutte le vostre abitazioni le città saranno deserte, e gli alti luoghi desolati; acciocchè sieno deserti, e desolati i vostri altari; e che i vostri idoli sieno spezzati, e non sieno più; e che le vostre statue sieno troncate, e che i vostri lavori sieno sterminati.

7 E gli uccisi caderanno nel mezzo di voi, e voi conoscerete che io sono il Signore.

8 Ma pure io vi lascerò alcun rimanente, quando una parte di voi, che sarà scampata dalla spada, sarà fra le genti; quando voi sarete stati dispersi per li paesi.

9 E quelli d’infra voi che saranno scampati si ricorderanno di me fra le genti, dove saranno stati menati in cattività; come io sono stato tribolato col cuor loro fornicatore, che si è stornato da me, e co’ loro occhi, che fornicano dietro a’ loro idoli; e si accoreranno appo loro stessi, per li mali che hanno commessi in tutte le lor abbominazioni.

10 E conosceranno che io sono il Signore, e che non indarno ho parlato di far loro questo male.

11 Così ha detto il Signore Iddio: Battiti a palme, e scalpita la terra co’ piedi, e di’: Ahi lasso! per tutte le scellerate abbominazioni della casa d’Israele; perciocchè caderanno per la spada, e per la fame, e per la peste.

12 Chi sarà lontano morirà di peste, e chi sarà vicino caderà per la spada; e chi sarà rimasto, e sarà assediato morrà di fame; ed io adempierò la mia ira sopra loro.

13 E voi conoscerete che io sono il Signore, quando i loro uccisi saranno in mezzo de’ loro idoli intorno a’ loro altari, sopra ogni alto colle, sopra tutte le sommità de’ monti, e sotto ogni albero verdeggiante, e sotto ogni quercia folta; che sono i luoghi dove han fatti soavi odori a tutti i loro idoli.

14 Ed io stenderò la mia mano sopra loro, e renderò il paese desolato e deserto, più che non è il deserto di verso Dibla, in tutte le loro abitazioni; e conosceranno che io sono il Signore.

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From Swedenborg's Works

Main explanations:

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 129

Other references to this chapter:

Arcana Coelestia 1292, 2722, 2831, 3812, 4503, 4552, 5897, ...

Apocalypse Revealed 323, 336, 392, 459, 591

The Lord 28

References from Swedenborg's unpublished works:

Apocalypse Explained 386, 391, 392, 405, 587, 811

Coronis (An Appendix to True Christian Religion) 56, 60

Scriptural Confirmations 2, 4, 22, 52

Other New Christian Commentary

  Stories and their meanings:

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