I am sending you to them who are [a](A)stubborn and obstinate children, and you shall say to them, ‘Thus says the Lord [b]God.’ As for them, (B)whether they listen or [c]not—for they are a rebellious house—they will (C)know that a prophet has been among them. And you, son of man, (D)neither fear them nor fear their words, though (E)thistles and thorns are with you and you sit on scorpions; neither fear their words nor be dismayed at their presence, for they are a rebellious house.

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  1. Ezekiel 2:4 Lit the sons, stiff-faced and hard-hearted
  2. Ezekiel 2:4 Heb YHWH, usually rendered Lord
  3. Ezekiel 2:5 Lit forbear

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