Ezekiel 5-8, ERV
1. 25 When anguish comes, they will seek peace, but there shall be none. 26 Disaster comes upon disaster; rumor follows rumor. They seek a vision from the prophet, while the ____ perishes from the priest and counsel from the elders.
2. 27 The king mourns, the prince is wrapped in despair, and the hands of the people of the land are paralyzed by terror. According to their way I will do to them, and according to their _____ I will judge them, and they shall know that I am the Lord."
b. loathsome behavior
3. 9 And he said to me, "Go in, and see the vile abominations that they are committing here." 10 So I went in and saw. And there, engraved on the wall all around, was every form of ______________.
Ez 8:9-10, ESV
a. creeping things and loathsome beasts
b. profane words and loathsome sexually immoral acts
c. pigs and loathsome rabbits
4. In Ezekiel 8:14, who was "Tammuz?" Use your Strong's Concordance. (14 Then he brought me to the entrance of the north gate of the house of the Lord, and behold, there sat women weeping for Tammuz. )
a. a false god of food or vegetation
b. a demon
c. a golden calf