God calls Ezekiel to be a prophet
Ezekiel saw his first vision while he was among the exiles in Babylon. God sent him as a prophet to the Israelites.
Key passages
Eze 1:1–3:15

And it was in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, on the fifth day of the month, and I was in the midst of the exiles by the Kebar River. The heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. On the fifth day of the month …