Ezekiel 12:21
New International Version
The word of the LORD came to me:

New Living Translation
Again a message came to me from the LORD:

English Standard Version
And the word of the LORD came to me:

Berean Study Bible
Again the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

King James Bible
And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying,

New King James Version
And the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

New American Standard Bible
Then the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

NASB 1995
Then the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

NASB 1977
Then the word of the LORD came to me saying,

Amplified Bible
Then the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

Christian Standard Bible
Again the word of the LORD came to me:

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Again the word of the LORD came to me: “

American Standard Version
And the word of Jehovah came unto me, saying,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And the word of LORD JEHOVAH was upon me, saying

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the word of the Lord came to me, saying,

Contemporary English Version
The LORD said:

Douay-Rheims Bible
And the word of the Lord came to me, saying:

English Revised Version
And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying,

Good News Translation
The LORD spoke to me.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
The LORD spoke his word to me. He said,

International Standard Version
Later, this message came to me from the LORD:

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying:

Literal Standard Version
And there is a word of YHWH to me, saying,

NET Bible
The word of the LORD came to me:

New Heart English Bible
The word of the LORD came to me, saying,

World English Bible
The word of Yahweh came to me, saying,

Young's Literal Translation
And there is a word of Jehovah unto me, saying,

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Presumptuous Proverb
21Again the word of the LORD came to me, saying, 22“Son of man, what is this proverb that you have in the land of Israel: ‘The days go by, and every vision fails’?…

Cross References
Ezekiel 12:20
The inhabited cities will be laid waste, and the land will become desolate. Then you will know that I am the LORD.'"

Ezekiel 12:22
"Son of man, what is this proverb that you have in the land of Israel: 'The days go by, and every vision fails'?


Treasury of Scripture

And the word of the LORD came to me, saying,

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(21-28) These verses contain two distinct messages from the Lord (Ezekiel 12:21-28), both designed to meet the objection that warning prophecies had been uttered now for a long time, and as they had not come to pass there was no reason to expect their fulfilment, at least until some far distant future. It is always the tendency of sinful man to take this ground while experiencing the long-suffering and forbearance of God (see Ecclesiastes 8:11; Amos 6:3; Matthew 24:43; 1Thessalonians 5:3); and the scoff, "Where is the promise of His coming?" will still continue to the end of time (2Peter 3:4). In this case, the objection was evidently encouraged by false prophets (Ezekiel 12:24), and accordingly the following chapter is devoted to them. . . .

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Again the word
דְבַר־ (ḏə·ḇar-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1697: A word, a matter, thing, a cause

of the LORD
יְהוָ֖ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

came
וַיְהִ֥י (way·hî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

to me,
אֵלַ֥י (’ê·lay)
Preposition | first person common singular
Strong's 413: Near, with, among, to

saying,
לֵאמֹֽר׃ (lê·mōr)
Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 559: To utter, say


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