Ezekiel 24:10-20 CSB

10 Pile on the logs and kindle the fire! Cook the meat well and mix in the spices!ab Let the bones be burned!

References for Ezekiel 24:10

    • e 24:10 - Some Hb mss read well; remove the broth; LXX reads fire so that the meat may be cooked and the broth may be reduced
    • f 24:10 - Or and stir the broth
      11 Set the empty pot on its coals so that it becomes hot and its copper glows. Then its impurity will melt inside it; its rust will be consumed.
      12 It has frustrated every effort;c its thick rust will not come off. Into the fire with its rust!

      References for Ezekiel 24:12

          13 Because of the indecency of your uncleanness- since I tried to purify you, but you would not be purified from your uncleanness- you will not be pure again until I have satisfied My wrath on you.
          14 I, the Lord, have spoken. It is coming, and I will do it! I will not refrain, I will not show pity, and I will not relent. Id will judge you according to your ways and deeds. [This is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the declaration of the Lord God .

          References for Ezekiel 24:14

            • h 24:14 - Some Hb mss, LXX, Syr, Tg, Vg; other Hb mss read They

              The Death of Ezekiel's Wife: A Sign

              15 Then the word of the Lord came to me:

              References for Ezekiel 24:15

                  16 "Son of man, I am about to take the delight of your eyes away from you with a fatal blow. But you must not lament or weep or let your tears flow.
                  17 Groan quietly; do not observe mourning rites for the dead. Put on your turban and strap your sandals on your feet; do not cover [your] mustachee or eat the bread of mourners."fg

                  References for Ezekiel 24:17

                    • i 24:17 - Lv 13:45; 2 Sm 19:4; Mc 3:7
                    • j 24:17 - Lit men
                    • k 24:17 - Jr 16:7
                      18 I spoke to the people in the morning, and my wife died in the evening. The next morning I did just as I was commanded.
                      19 Then the people asked me, "Won't you tell us what these things you are doing mean for us?"
                      20 So I answered them: "The word of the Lord came to me: