And he said to me, Son of man, I send you to the children of Israel, to a rebellious nation that has rebelled against me…
1. To declare God's will;
2. To assert His authority;
3. To seek, notwithstanding all our discouragements, the salvation of their souls.Learn hence —
1. The importance of the ministry;
2. The duty of those who are ministered unto.
(G. Simeon, M. A.)
Parallel VersesKJV: And he said unto me, Son of man, I send thee to the children of Israel, to a rebellious nation that hath rebelled against me: they and their fathers have transgressed against me, even unto this very day.