How the death of an ungodly man affected Ezekiel

Old Testament: Eze 11.13

To read the Bible in a year, read Ezekiel 10–12 on November 15, In the year of our Lord Christ 2020

By Don Ruhl 

The Spirit revealed to Ezekiel the princes in Judah who had devised iniquity and wicked counsel for the nation (Ezekiel 11.1–2). Then one of them died, but notice what Ezekiel did: 

Now it happened, while I was prophesying, that Pelatiah the son of Benaiah died. Then I fell on my face and cried with a loud voice, and said, “Ah, Lord GOD! Will You make a complete end of the remnant of Israel?”

– Ezekiel 11.13 

Although this leader in Judah had devised iniquity and gave wicked counsel, he was still a brother in Israel, and Pelatiah represented Judah. Ezekiel had respect for the position or office that Pelatiah held. 

Questions: 

  • How do you treat leaders with whom you disagree? 
  • How do you treat leaders who sin? 

To subscribe go to EmailDevotionals.com and click “Follow” 

2 thoughts on “How the death of an ungodly man affected Ezekiel

  1. Do you mind if I quote a couple of your posts as long as I provide credit and sources back to your weblog? My blog site is in the very same area of interest as yours and my visitors would really benefit from a lot of the information you provide here. Please let me know if this alright with you. Thanks!

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s