Ezekiel 33: A new people (part one)

Yesterday we looked at the background to Ezekiel’s prophetic message, and the big picture of a promised reboot of God’s people. If you’re just joining us, it’s best to start there. Today, we look at the text of Ezekiel chapter 33.

Ezekiel the watchman

Let’s look at the first half of the chapter to see what it was saying to those who originally heard it back in the early 6th century BC – those exiles by the Kebar river, waiting for word on the fate of Jerusalem.

Ezekiel 33:1-2 The word of the Lord came to me: 2 “Son of man…”

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