New International Version
Then the cherubim rose upward. These were the living creatures I had seen by the Kebar River.
King James Bible
And the cherubims were lifted up. This is the living creature that I saw by the river of Chebar.
Darby Bible Translation
And the cherubim mounted up. This was the living creature that I saw by the river Chebar.
World English Bible
The cherubim mounted up: this is the living creature that I saw by the river Chebar.
Young's Literal Translation
And the cherubs are lifted up, it is the living creature that I saw by the river Chebar.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The first - was the face of a cherub - In Ezekiel 1:10, this is called the "face of an ox;" here, the "face of a cherub:" hence, a cherub was in the likeness of an ox, at least, as to its head. כרוב kerub never occurs as a verb; and its meaning cannot be precisely ascertained. Parkhurst thinks the כ caph to be here the note of similitude; and then translates כ ke, "like," רב rab or רוב rob, "the mighty one;" and, in consequence, makes the cherubim an emblem of the Holy Trinity. See his lengthy Dissertation under כרב in his Hebrew and English Lexicon.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
To a modern taste, Ezekiel does not appeal anything like so powerfully as Isaiah or Jeremiah. He has neither the majesty of the one nor the tenderness and passion of the other. There is much in him that is fantastic, and much that is ritualistic. His imaginations border sometimes on the grotesque and sometimes on the mechanical. Yet he is a historical figure of the first importance; it was very largely from him that Judaism received the ecclesiastical impulse by which for centuries it was powerfully …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
In my thirtieth year, in the fourth month on the fifth day, while I was among the exiles by the Kebar River, the heavens were opened and I saw visions of God.
the word of the LORD came to Ezekiel the priest, the son of Buzi, by the Kebar River in the land of the Babylonians. There the hand of the LORD was on him.
and in the fire was what looked like four living creatures. In appearance their form was human,
When the cherubim moved, the wheels beside them moved; and when the cherubim spread their wings to rise from the ground, the wheels did not leave their side.
These were the living creatures I had seen beneath the God of Israel by the Kebar River, and I realized that they were cherubim.
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