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Ezekiel sees a valley of dry bones
Ezekiel saw a vision of a valley of dry bones. He prophesied to them, and they came to life. God explained that the bones represented the Israelites.
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Valley of Dry Bones
Valley of Dry BonesIn Ezekiel 37 God takes the prophet Ezekiel to a valley filled with dry human bones. The text does not say how the bones actually came to be there. Most scholars assume that a significant battle was probably fought in that valley and the slain soldiers were simply left unburied on
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VALLEY OF DRY BONES
VALLEY OF DRY BONES. In Ezek 37:1–14 the prophet records a vision of a valley full of dry bones that represents the “whole house of Israel” in exile (v. 11). God instructs Ezekiel to announce to the bones that God will bring them back to life by giving them BREATH, providing sinews, and covering the
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Eze 37:1–14

The hand of Yahweh was upon me, and he brought me by the Spirit of Yahweh, and he let me rest in the midst of the valley, and it was full of bones. And he led me all around over them, and look, very many on the surface of the valley, and …

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