The Book of Ezekiel is full of hope and descriptions of God's glory, whether in heaven, in the temple or in the future on earth.
The fourth of the Prophetic Books, and the twenty-sixth book in the Bible, is the Book of Ezekiel. Ezekiel was one of the Jews living in exile in Babylon but before the fall of Jerusalem. Ezekiel was called by God to be a prophet to those Jews living in Babylon and to warn them that Jerusalem would one day fall. After Jerusalem was destroyed Ezekiel told the people that the temple would one day be built again.
"Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month, as I was among the captives by the river of Chebar, that the heavens were opened, and I saw visions of God. In the fifth day of the month, which was the fifth year of king Jehoiachin’s captivity, the word of the Lord came expressly unto Ezekiel the priest, the son of Buzi, in the land of the Chaldeans by the river Chebar; and the hand of the Lord was there upon him"