Attention!
Partner with StudyLight.org as God uses us to make a difference for those displaced by Russia's war on Ukraine.
Click to donate today!

Bible Commentaries

Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures

Ezekiel 20

Verses 1-49

Ezekiel 20:35 And I will bring you into the wilderness of the people, and there will I plead with you face to face.

Ezekiel 20:35 Comments - God spoke to Moses and the people face to face during their wilderness journey (Exodus 33:11, Numbers 14:14, Deuteronomy 5:4; Deuteronomy 34:10).

Exodus 33:11, “And the LORD spake unto Moses face to face , as a man speaketh unto his friend. And he turned again into the camp: but his servant Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, departed not out of the tabernacle.”

Numbers 14:14, “And they will tell it to the inhabitants of this land: for they have heard that thou LORD art among this people, that thou LORD art seen face to face , and that thy cloud standeth over them, and that thou goest before them, by day time in a pillar of a cloud, and in a pillar of fire by night.”

Deuteronomy 5:4, “The LORD talked with you face to face in the mount out of the midst of the fire,”

Deuteronomy 34:10, “And there arose not a prophet since in Israel like unto Moses, whom the LORD knew face to face,”

Copyright Statement
These files are copyrighted by the author, Gary Everett. Used by Permission.
No distribution beyond personal use without permission.
Bibliographical Information
Everett, Gary H. "Commentary on Ezekiel 20". Everett's Study Notes on the Holy Scriptures. https://studylight.org/commentaries/eng/ghe/ezekiel-20.html. 2013.