A devotional thought and prayer centered on Ezekiel 9:9. Ezekiel 40:38: “There was a chamber and its entrance by the gateposts of the gateway, where they washed the burnt offering.” July 2nd, 2018 by Pastor Ed in devotional. 8:28). God’s desire was for Ezekiel (and all of us) to allow His words to saturate our hearts and minds so we can speak and live them (Psalm 119:97-105 esp. Today’s passage illustrates that God is working for the ultimate good of His people even in tragedy (Rom. The last 9 chapters of Ezekiel contain a very detailed vision of a new temple that will be in Jerusalem. Ezekiel 24:15–27. Saul and the Medium of En-dor. 103 and 1 Peter 2:2). 9 Then I heard him call out in a loud voice, “Bring near those who are appointed to execute judgment on the city, each with a weapon in his hand.” 2 And I saw six men coming from the direction of the upper gate, which faces north, each with a deadly weapon in his hand. Devotional Thought : Ezekiel 37:4, 9. The voice (God) said to me, “Son of man, eat what I am giving you—eat this scroll! Ezekiel 6:9 And they that escape of you shall remember me among the nations whither they shall be carried captives, because I am broken with their whorish heart, which hath departed from me, and with their eyes, which go a whoring after their idols: and they shall lothe themselves for the evils which they have committed in all their abominations. Begin at my sanctuary.” So they began with the old men who were in front of the temple. 28:1 In those days the Philistines gathered their forces for war, to fight against Israel.And Achish said to David, “Understand that you and your men are to go out with me in the army.” 2 David said to Achish, “Very well, you shall know what your servant can do.”And Achish said to David, “Very well, I will make you my bodyguard for life.” 9 But as for you, take wheat, barley, beans, lentils, millet and spelt, put them in one vessel and make them into bread for yourself; you shall eat it according to the number of the days that you lie on your side, three hundred and ninety days. 1 Then he cried in my ears with a loud voice, saying, “Bring near the executioners of the city, each with his destroying weapon in his hand.” 2 And behold, six men came from the direction of the upper gate, which faces north, each with his weapon for slaughter in his hand, and with them was a man clothed in linen, with a writing case at his waist. Ezekiel 9:1-11 Reference: Slaughter the old men, the young men and women, the mothers and children, but do not touch anyone who has the mark. Posted on September 16, 2017 March 30, 2020 - 12:04. Idolaters Killed. The Death of Ezekiel’s Wife Devotional. Ezekiel 9: 2 Behold, six men came from the direction of the upper gate which faces north, each with his shattering weapon in his hand; and among them was a certain man clothed in linen with a writing case at his loins.And they went in and stood beside the bronze altar. Sometimes, achieving those ultimate goods means suffering in the short term, but one day we will see that the suffering was worth it. Ezekiel 9 New International Version (NIV) Judgment on the Idolaters. He answered me, "The sin of the house of Israel and Judah is exceedingly great; the land is full of bloodshed and the city is full of injustice. 10 Your food which you eat shall be twenty shekels a day by weight; you shall eat it from time to time. 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