Ezekiel 28:15
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New International Version
You were blameless in your ways from the day you were created till wickedness was found in you.

King James Bible
Thou wast perfect in thy ways from the day that thou wast created, till iniquity was found in thee.

Darby Bible Translation
Thou wast perfect in thy ways, from the day that thou wast created, till unrighteousness was found in thee.

World English Bible
You were perfect in your ways from the day that you were created, until unrighteousness was found in you.

Young's Literal Translation
Perfect art thou in thy ways, From the day of thy being produced, Till perversity hath been found in thee.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Thou wast perfect in thy ways - The irony seems still to be kept up. Thou hast been like the angels, like Moses, like the cherubs, like Adam, like God, till thy iniquity was found out.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

perfect

Ezekiel 28:3-6,12 Behold, you are wiser than Daniel; there is no secret that they can hide from you...

Ezekiel 27:3,4 And say to Tyrus, O you that are situate at the entry of the sea, which are a merchant of the people for many isles...

till iniquity

Ezekiel 28:17,18 Your heart was lifted up because of your beauty, you have corrupted your wisdom by reason of your brightness...

Genesis 1:26,27,31 And God said, Let us make man in our image, after our likeness: and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea...

Genesis 6:5,6 And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth...

Proverbs 14:34 Righteousness exalts a nation: but sin is a reproach to any people.

Ecclesiastes 7:29 See, this only have I found, that God has made man upright; but they have sought out many inventions.

Isaiah 14:12 How are you fallen from heaven, O Lucifer, son of the morning! how are you cut down to the ground, which did weaken the nations!

Lamentations 5:16 The crown is fallen from our head: woe to us, that we have sinned!

Romans 7:9 For I was alive without the law once: but when the commandment came, sin revived, and I died.

2 Peter 2:4 For if God spared not the angels that sinned, but cast them down to hell, and delivered them into chains of darkness...

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The Unseen Watcher
[This chapter is based on Daniel 5.] Toward the close of Daniel's life great changes were taking place in the land to which, over threescore years before, he and his Hebrew companions had been carried captive. Nebuchadnezzar, "the terrible of the nations" (Ezekiel 28:7), had died, and Babylon, "the praise of the whole earth" (Jeremiah 51:41), had passed under the unwise rule of his successors, and gradual but sure dissolution was resulting. Through the folly and weakness of Belshazzar, the grandson
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

True Greatness
[This chapter is based on Daniel 4.] Exalted to the pinnacle of worldly honor, and acknowledged even by Inspiration as "a king of kings" (Ezekiel 26:7). Nebuchadnezzar nevertheless at times had ascribed to the favor of Jehovah the glory of his kingdom and the splendor of his reign. Such had been the case after his dream of the great image. His mind had been profoundly influenced by this vision and by the thought that the Babylonian Empire, universal though it was, was finally to fall, and other kingdoms
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

Cross References
Ezekiel 27:3
Say to Tyre, situated at the gateway to the sea, merchant of peoples on many coasts, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "'You say, Tyre, "I am perfect in beauty."

Ezekiel 27:4
Your domain was on the high seas; your builders brought your beauty to perfection.

Ezekiel 28:3
Are you wiser than Daniel? Is no secret hidden from you?

Ezekiel 28:12
"Son of man, take up a lament concerning the king of Tyre and say to him: 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: "'You were the seal of perfection, full of wisdom and perfect in beauty.

Ezekiel 28:17
Your heart became proud on account of your beauty, and you corrupted your wisdom because of your splendor. So I threw you to the earth; I made a spectacle of you before kings.

Ezekiel 28:18
By your many sins and dishonest trade you have desecrated your sanctuaries. So I made a fire come out from you, and it consumed you, and I reduced you to ashes on the ground in the sight of all who were watching.

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