Ezekiel 37:1-14 – Valley of Dry Bones

Dry bones is a spiritual deadness. Imagine alive and going through the motion of existing.

Ezekiel, Chapter 37 is a delightful read.


Twenty-nine scripture references to Ezekiel verses:

Verse 1

Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that it shall no more be called Tophet, nor the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of slaughter: for they shall bury in Tophet, till there be no place.
~ Jeremiah 7:32 ~

Now the hand of the LORD was upon me in the evening, afore he that was escaped came; and had opened my mouth, until he came to me in the morning; and my mouth was opened, and I was no more dumb.
~ Ezekiel 33:22 ~

In the five and twentieth year of our captivity, in the beginning of the year, in the tenth day of the month, in the year after that the city was smitten, in the selfsame day the hand of the LORD was upon me, and brought me thither.
~ Ezekiel 40:1 ~

And when they were come up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught away Philip, that the eunuch saw him no more: and he went on his way rejoicing.
~ Acts 8:39 ~

Verse 3

O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
~ Deuteronomy 32:29 ~

The LORD killeth and maketh alive: he bringeth down to the grave and bringeth up.
~ 1 Samuel 2:6 ~

Thy dead men shall live, together with my dead body shall they arise. Awake and sing, ye that dwell in dust: for thy dew is as the dew of herbs, and the earth shall cast out the dead.
~ Isaiah 26:19 ~

Verse 4

Hear ye deaf; and look, ye blind, that ye may see.
~ Isaiah 42:18 ~

Verse 5

29 Thou hidest thy face, they are troubled: thou takest away their breath, they die, and return to their dust. 30 Thou sendest forth thy spirit, they are created: and thou renewest the face of the earth.
~ Psalm 104:29-30 ~

And when he had said this, he breathed on them, and saith unto them, Receive ye the Holy Ghost:
~ John 20:22 ~

even when we were dead in sins, hath quickened us together with Christ, (by grace ye are saved;)
~ Ephesians 2:5 ~

And after three days and a half the Spirit of life from God entered into them, and they stood upon their feet; and great fear fell upon them which saw them.
~ Revelation 11:11 ~

Verse 6

And ye shall know that I am in the midst of Israel, and that I am the LORD your God, and none else: and my people shall never be ashamed.
~ Joel 2:27 ~

So shall ye know that I am the LORD your God dwelling in Zion, my holy mountain: then shall Jerusalem be holy, and there shall no strangers pass through her any more.
~ Joel 3:17 ~

Verse 7

5 So I went, and hid it by Euphrates, as the LORD commanded me. 6 And it came to pass after many days, that the LORD said unto me, Arise, go to Euphrates, and take the girdle from thence, which I commanded thee to hide there. 7 Then I went to Euphrates, and dogged, took the girdle from the place where I had hit it: and, behold, the girdle was marred, it was profitable for nothing.
~ Jeremiah 13:5-7 ~

Verse 9

Thou sendest forth thy spirit, they are created: and thou renewest the face of the earth.
~ Psalm 104:30 ~

I will ransom them from the power of the grave; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction: repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.
~ Hosea 13:14 ~

Verse 10

And out of them shall proceed thanksgiving and the voice of them that make merry: and I will multiply them, and they shall not be few; I will also glorify them, and they shall not be small.
~ Jeremiah 30:19 ~

And after three days and a half the Spirit of life from God entered into them, and they stood upon their feet; and great fear fell upon them which saw them.
~ Revelation 11:11 ~

Verse 11

Our bones are scattered at the grave’s mouth, as when one cutteth and cleaveth wood upon the earth.
~ Psalm 141:7 ~

But Zion said, The LORD hath forsaken me, and my Lord hath forgotten me.
~ Isaiah 49:14 ~

Verse 12

See now that I, even I, am he, and there is no god with me: I kill, and I make alive; I wound, and I heal: neither is there any that can deliver out of my hand.
~ Deuteronomy 32:39 ~

Who is blind, but my servant? or deaf, as my messenger that I sent? who is blind as he that is perfect, and blind as the LORD’s servant?
~ Isaiah 26:19 ~

For I will take you from the heathen and gather you out of all countries, and will bring you into your own land.
~ Ezekiel 36:24 ~

I will ransom them from the power of the grave; I will redeem them from death: O death, I will be thy plagues; O grave, I will be thy destruction: repentance shall be hid from mine eyes.
~ Hosea 13:14 ~

14 And I will bring again the captivity of my people of Israel, and they shall build the waste cities, and inhabit them; and they shall plant vineyards, and drink the wine thereof; they shall also make gardens, and eat the fruit of them. 15 And I will plant them upon their land, and they shall no more be pulled up out of their land which I have given them, saith the LORD thy God.
~ Amos 9:14-15 ~

Verse 14

And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within you; and I will take the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them an heart of flesh:
~ Ezekiel 11:19 ~

And I will put my spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and ye shall keep my judgements, and do them.
~ Ezekiel 36:27 ~

28 And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions: 29 and also upon the servants and upon the handmaids in those days will I pour out my spirit.
~ Joel 2:28-29 ~

Never lose hope. Have a marvelous day!

Abundant blessings, because the just shall live by faith. Praise The Lord.

As always, I welcome your thoughts.

©Ann V Friend, afriendofjesus2013Blog, Aug 2013 to present.

Author: Ann V. Friend

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