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 ⌊
over them, and look, very many on the surface of the valley, and look, very dry.
And he said to me, "Son of man,*
can these bones live?" And I said, "Lord Yahweh, you know."
And he said to me, "Prophesy to these bones, and you must say to them, to
the dry bones, 'Hear the word of Yahweh!
Thus says the Lord Yahweh to these bones: "Look! I am
bringing into you breath, and you will live!