Eze 36:1 "And you, son of man, prophesy to the mountains of Israel, and say, 'O mountains of Israel, hear the word of the LORD!
Divine Commentary –
“My servants segregate the sacred from the profane.
My servants visit that for which they are tasked,
that to which My Spirit guides,
that in which is seen the handiwork of God.
My servants visit there to learn,
visit there to teach,
visit there for proclamation.
My servants visit there to pray,
visit there to inspect,
visit there to enthuse.
My servants visit the robed and the ragged,
visit the draped and the dowdy,
visit the formal and the frump,
visit the costumed and the clothed,
visit the bejewelled and the beggar,
visit the suited and the shorts.
My servants visit at the will of God.
My servants visit all the estates of man.”
Eze 36:2 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "Because the enemy has said of you, 'Aha! The ancient heights have become our possession,' " '
“My servants share all which they carry to the stopping points of God,
all which is prepared as a sweet taste on the tongue,
all which My Spirit provisions for delivery at a place and time.
My servants are examples of the gifts of My Spirit seen in action,
in My ministry,
in My blessings,
in this age of grace.
My servants are examples of My will deployed before the face of man.
My servants are examples of faith triumphant on the earth.
My servants are examples of applying the healing power of God,
of moving in the authority of God,
of commanding and controlling the legions besetting man:
in the prayer releasing the healing love of God.”
Eze 36:3 "therefore prophesy, and say, 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "Because they made you desolate and swallowed you up on every side, so that you became the possession of the rest of the nations, and you are taken up by the lips of talkers and slandered by the people"—
“My servants are not intimidated by satanic forces,
do not retreat,
do not possess a flag which signifies surrender.
My servants understand the road to victory:
which becomes littered with the enemy as each is cast aside upon encounter.
My servants grapple and press the fall,
do not withdraw until the victory ensures the shoulders flattened on the floor,
do not relax until the foe scampers on his way,
do not rejoice until the captive has the blessing of release,
until freedom is attained,
until My Spirit signs the conquest won.
My servants clash with the powers of darkness in the power of light.
My servants clash in anticipation of the severance of compatibility.
My servants clash in a class action against extreme malevolence,
against extreme determination,
against extreme commitment:
denying man his receiving of salvation under the canopy of grace.”
Eze 36:4 'therefore, O mountains of Israel, hear the word of the Lord GOD! Thus says the Lord GOD to the mountains, the hills, the rivers, the valleys, the desolate wastes, and the cities that have been forsaken, which became plunder and mockery to the rest of the nations all around—
“My servants recognize disease which impacts on the body,
which burrows from within,
which is remorseless in attack on the flesh and bone.
My servants know the source of pain,
know the source of sickness,
know the source of ailments which beset the body.
My servants know to vaccinate the body so it can recover,
to excise the seat of the infection,
to clear the pathways of the plumbing,
to clear the drains and wiring from blockages and static,
from closed valves and short circuits,
from the impeding of the watchmen stationed in the passages:
to protect the occupants which dwell within the rooms.
My servants know the cleansing of the soul,
the cleansing of the spirit,
the scrubbing of the heart,
the rinsing of the liver,
the emptying of the stomach,
the strengthening of supporting bones.
My servants are familiar with the components of a home,
the structure of a house,
the glory of a temple:
with their rooms intact.”
Eze 36:5 'therefore thus says the Lord GOD: "Surely I have spoken in My burning jealousy against the rest of the nations and against all Edom, who gave My land to themselves as a possession, with wholehearted joy and spiteful minds, in order to plunder its open country." '
“My servants see the devastation wrought on man by the plundering of Satan,
see the cycles of despair:
see the bowing to the idols which never answer man.
My servants see the gods of man silent throughout the centuries,
bereft of comfort or of counsel,
bereft of the reality of a godly impact on a life resulting from the devotions of man,
bereft of the signature which signs a living and a loving God within the lives of those who
My servants see the gods born of idolatry which speak,
the words of man:
those then attributed to silent heaps of stone,
of gaudy paraphernalia not worth the offering
tendered with a bowing head.
the words of man,
curl the pages of the books claimed to be holy –
to be sacred –
to a cause long lost right from its derivation within the will of man.
For the will of man cannot bring forth the will of God,
cannot declare the will of God,
cannot proclaim the will of God without severe contamination from the arcane desires of man.”
Eze 36:6 "Therefore prophesy concerning the land of Israel, and say to the mountains, the hills, the rivers, and the valleys, 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "Behold, I have spoken in My jealousy and My fury, because you have borne the shame of the nations."
“My servants see the signs and wonders of their God in action,
see the miracles of healing which defy the reality of an explanation,
see the manifested results of prayer as offered up to their God,
see the manifested answers to prayer as rendered down to man,
see the gifts of My Spirit activated in each temple,
hear the tongues of angels on the tongue of man,
witness the healing of man in all its visitations,
in all its shapes,
in all its guises,
as evidenced in,
as part of,
the being of man.”
Eze 36:7 'Therefore thus says the Lord GOD: "I have raised My hand in an oath that surely the nations that are around you shall bear their own shame.
“My servants endeavour not to walk the streets of shame alone,
endeavour not to put at risk that which they hold dear,
endeavour not to cross a street to look into a window of temptation,
endeavour not to seek that which they know they should not,
endeavour not to harm their ministry of partnership with God,
endeavour not to do the bidding of the devil.”
Eze 36:8 "But you, O mountains of Israel, you shall shoot forth your branches and yield your fruit to My people Israel, for they are about to come.
“My servants stand on the shoulders of those who have gone before.
My servants stand on the mountains of commitment raised up with great effort.
My servants stand upon the heights to look down upon the plains where there are the dwelling of the multitudes.
My servants stand to see the trees of righteousness growing bearing fruit.
My servants see the trees of righteousness planted,
standing upright before a loving God.
My servants stand to see the righteous forest spreading across the land.”
Eze 36:9 "For indeed I am for you, and I will turn to you, and you shall be tilled and sown.
“My servants receive the care,
of their Lord God.
My servants once were blind but now they see,
once were dumb but now they speak,
once were lost but now are found,
once were fragments but now are whole,
once were idle but now are tasked.
My servants know the birthing of new life in the soul,
the bringing of new light upon the spirit,
the presenting of the body,
for the healing of all three.”
Eze 36:10 "I will multiply men upon you, all the house of Israel, all of it; and the cities shall be inhabited and the ruins rebuilt.
“My servants do not trample on the rice grains at home within the field,
do not trample on the wheat grains at home upon the land,
do not trample on the grains awaiting within the harvest due The Son.
My servants do not cause the shedding of the grains prior to the gathering of The Lord.”
Eze 36:11 "I will multiply upon you man and beast; and they shall increase and bear young; I will make you inhabited as in former times, and do better for you than at your beginnings. Then you shall know that I am the LORD.
“My servants hearken to the murmur of assent,
hearken to the timid voice speaking in response,
hearken to the questioning of the heart as to what the future holds.
My servants answer the call of man with wisdom and with understanding in the presence of their God.”
Eze 36:12 "Yes, I will cause men to walk on you, My people Israel; they shall take possession of you, and you shall be their inheritance; no more shall you bereave them of children."
“My servants seek the spiritual of God,
seek the physical of man.
My servants would encourage the physicality of man to adopt the spirituality of God.
My servants declare in wisdom:
the extent of time within the physicality of the earth,
the control of time within the spirituality of the realms of God.
My servants introduce those who seek from the limitations of the physical into the unbounded possibilities of all within the
My servants seek to usher all from the bounds of darkness into the realms of light.
My servants know the call of God upon their lives and their journeys home.”
Eze 36:13 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "Because they say to you, 'You devour men and bereave your nation of children,'
“My servants would that none should pass them by,
would that none should shake their heads,
would that none should turn away,
would that none should refuse a journey built on grace,
would that all which is on offer be fully understood while it is today.”
Eze 36:14 "therefore you shall devour men no more, nor bereave your nation anymore," says the Lord GOD.
Eze 36:15 "Nor will I let you hear the taunts of the nations anymore, nor bear the reproach of the peoples anymore, nor shall you cause your nation to stumble anymore," says the Lord GOD.' "
Eze 36:16 Moreover the word of the LORD came to me, saying:
Eze 36:17 "Son of man, when the house of Israel dwelt in their own land, they defiled it by their own ways and deeds; to Me their way was like the uncleanness of a woman in her customary impurity.
Eze 36:18 "Therefore I poured out My fury on them for the blood they had shed on the land, and for their idols with which they had defiled it.
Eze 36:19 "So I scattered them among the nations, and they were dispersed throughout the countries; I judged them according to their ways and their deeds.
Eze 36:20 "When they came to the nations, wherever they went, they profaned My holy name—when they said of them, 'These are the people of the LORD, and yet they have gone out of His land.'
Eze 36:21 "But I had concern for My holy name, which the house of Israel had profaned among the nations wherever they went.
Eze 36:22 "Therefore say to the house of Israel, 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "I do not do this for your sake, O house of Israel, but for My holy name's sake, which you have profaned among the nations wherever you went.
Eze 36:23 "And I will sanctify My great name, which has been profaned among the nations, which you have profaned in their midst; and the nations shall know that I am the LORD," says the Lord GOD, "when I am hallowed in you before their eyes.
Eze 36:24 "For I will take you from among the nations, gather you out of all countries, and bring you into your own land.
Eze 36:25 "Then I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you shall be clean; I will cleanse you from all your filthiness and from all your idols.
Eze 36:26 "I will give you a new heart and put a new spirit within you; I will take the heart of stone out of your flesh and give you a heart of flesh.
Eze 36:27 "I will put My Spirit within you and cause you to walk in My statutes, and you will keep My judgments and do them.
Eze 36:28 "Then you shall dwell in the land that I gave to your fathers; you shall be My people, and I will be your God.
Eze 36:29 "I will deliver you from all your uncleannesses. I will call for the grain and multiply it, and bring no famine upon you.
Eze 36:30 "And I will multiply the fruit of your trees and the increase of your fields, so that you need never again bear the reproach of famine among the nations.
Eze 36:31 "Then you will remember your evil ways and your deeds that were not good; and you will loathe yourselves in your own sight, for your iniquities and your abominations.
Eze 36:32 "Not for your sake do I do this," says the Lord GOD, "let it be known to you. Be ashamed and confounded for your own ways, O house of Israel!"
Eze 36:33 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "On the day that I cleanse you from all your iniquities, I will also enable you to dwell in the cities, and the ruins shall be rebuilt.
Eze 36:34 "The desolate land shall be tilled instead of lying desolate in the sight of all who pass by.
Eze 36:35 "So they will say, 'This land that was desolate has become like the garden of Eden; and the wasted, desolate, and ruined cities are now fortified and inhabited.'
Eze 36:36 "Then the nations which are left all around you shall know that I, the LORD, have rebuilt the ruined places and planted what was desolate. I, the LORD, have spoken it, and I will do it."
Eze 36:37 'Thus says the Lord GOD: "I will also let the house of Israel inquire of Me to do this for them: I will increase their men like a flock.
Eze 36:38 "Like a flock offered as holy sacrifices, like the flock at Jerusalem on its feast days, so shall the ruined cities be filled with flocks of men. Then they shall know that I am the LORD." ' "