Ezekiel 24:1-6 CSB

Parable of the Boiling Pot

1 The word of the Lord came to me in the ninth year, in the tenth month, on the tenth [day] of the month:

References for Ezekiel 24:1

      2 "Son of man, write down today's date, this very day. The king of Babylon has laid siege to Jerusalem this very day.
      3 Now speak a parable to the rebellious house. Tell them: This is what the Lord God says: Put the pota on [the fire]- put [it] on, and then pour water into it!

      References for Ezekiel 24:3

        • a 24:3 - Ezk 11:3,11
          4 Place the pieces of meat in it, every good piece- thigh and shoulder. Fill it with choice bones.
          5 Take the choicest of the flock and also pile up the fuelb under it. Bring it to a boil and cook the bones in it."

          References for Ezekiel 24:5

            • b 24:5 - Lit bones
              6 Therefore, this is what the Lord God says: Woe to the city of bloodshed, the pot that has rust inside it, and whose rust will not come off! Empty it piece by piece; lots should not be cast for its contents.