Ezekiel 16:59

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59 For thus saith the Lord GOD; I will even deal with thee as thou hast done, who hast despised the oath in breaking the covenant.

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From Swedenborg's Works

Main explanations:

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 139


Other references to this verse:

Apocalypse Revealed 350, 880

A Brief Exposition of New Church Doctrine 100

The Lord 64


References from Swedenborg's unpublished works:

Apocalypse Explained 1045

Other New Christian Commentary

  Stories and their meanings:


Hop to Similar Bible Verses

Deuteronomy 29:24

Isaiah 3:11, 24:5

Jeremiah 11:10

Ezekiel 7:3, 8

Word/Phrase Explanations

saith
As with many common verbs, the meaning of “to say” in the Bible is highly dependent on context. Who is speaking? Who is hearing? What...

lord
The Lord, in the simplest terms, is love itself expressed as wisdom itself. In philosophic terms, love is the Lord's substance and wisdom is His...

despised
We tend to think of "despising" something or someone as just a strong way of expressing dislike, but there is a further shade of meaning...

Oath
An oath' or 'swearing' signifies confirmation and conjunction.


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