Ezekiel 36: A new heart (part one)

This is week three of a series in Ezekiel 33-37, about God’s promised reboot of his people. If you’ve just joined, you can either go to the start of the series, or simply begin the new chapter with us today.

On the 3rd of December, 1967, a team of doctors in South Africa performed the world’s first successful heart transplant. The recipient was a 53 year old man who was dying from chronic heart disease. He received his new heart from a young woman who died in a car accident, aged 25. They took out his old, dying heart—and put a new one in. And for 18 days the new heart functioned perfectly.

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