Ezekiel 36:1 – 47:12
We finish reading the book of Ezekiel today with a promise from God that he will restore and rebuild Israel as one nation after the exile. He isn’t doing it for the sake of the people, rather for the sake of His Holy name so the nations will know that He is Lord. God will restore the fortunes of Jacob and they will forget their shame for being unfaithful to the Lord. He will gather His people from the different nations and will not hide His face from them. He will pour out His Spirit on the people. After providing details of how the land will be divided when they return, God concludes by saying that the name of the city of Jerusalem will be “THE LORD IS THERE”.
Scripture Ezekiel 33:10-11
10 “Son of man, say to the Israelites, ‘This is what you are saying: “Our offenses and sins weigh us down, and we are wasting away because of