Esekiel 9

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Norwegian: Det Norsk Bibelselskap (1930)         

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1 Og jeg hørte ham rope med høi røst og si: Kom hit med hjemsøkelsene over staden, hver med sitt ødeleggelsesredskap i sin hånd!

2 Og se, det kom seks menn på veien gjennem den øvre port, som vender mot nord, hver med sitt ødeleggelsesredskap i sin hånd, og midt iblandt dem var det en mann som var klædd i linklær og hadde et skrivetøi ved sin lend, og de kom inn og stilte sig ved siden av kobberalteret.

3 Og Israels Guds herlighet hevet sig op fra kjerubene, som den hvilte på, og flyttet sig til husets dørtreskel, og han ropte til den mann som var klædd i linklærne og hadde skrivetøiet ved sin lend.

4 Og Herren sa til ham: Gå midt igjennem staden, midt igjennem Jerusalem, og sett et tegn i pannen på de menn som sukker og jamrer over alle de vederstyggelige ting som skjer der.

5 Og til de andre hørte jeg ham si: Gå gjennem staden efter ham og slå ned! Vis ikke skånsel og spar ingen!

6 Gamle folk, unge menn og jomfruer, spebarn og kvinner skal I hugge ned for fote; men I må ikke røre nogen av dem som tegnet er på. I skal begynne fra min helligdom. Og de begynte med de gamle menn som stod foran huset.

7 Og han sa til dem: Gjør huset urent og fyll forgårdene med drepte! Dra ut! Og de drog ut og slo ned folket i staden.

8 Men mens de slo ned, og jeg blev igjen, falt jeg på mitt ansikt og ropte: Akk, Herre, Herre! Vil du ødelegge alt som er igjen av Israel, idet du utøser din harme over Jerusalem?

9 Og han sa til mig: Israels og Judas folks misgjerning er over all måte stor; landet er fullt av blodskyld, og staden er full av urettferdige dommer; for de sier: Herren har forlatt landet, Herren ser det ikke.

10 Derfor vil heller ikke jeg vise skånsel og ikke spare dem; jeg vil la deres gjerninger komme over deres eget hode.

11 Og se, den mann som var klædd i linklærne og hadde skrivetøiet ved sin lend, kom tilbake og meldte: Jeg har gjort som du bød mig.

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From Swedenborg's Works

Main explanations:

Arcana Coelestia 9457

Coronis (An Appendix to True Christian Religion) 56

Sacred Scripture 97

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 132


Other references to this chapter:

Arcana Coelestia 308, 396, 737, 2242, 4503, 5608, 6588, ...

Apocalypse Revealed 239, 325, 347, 440, 620, 629, 671

The Lord 39

True Christian Religion 93, 260


References from Swedenborg's unpublished works:

Apocalypse Explained 270, 315, 427, 555, 577, 838, 863, ...

Marriage 93

Scriptural Confirmations 19, 99

Other New Christian Commentary

  Stories and their meanings:


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