Ezekiel 11:1-6 DBY

1 And the Spirit lifted me up, and brought me unto the east gate of Jehovah's house, which looketh eastward; and behold, at the door of the gate were five and twenty men; and I saw in the midst of them Jaazaniah the son of Azzur, and Pelatiah the son of Benaiah, princes of the people.
2 And he said unto me, Son of man, these are the men that devise iniquity, and give wicked counsel in this city:
3 who say, It is not the time a to build houses: b this c is the cauldron, and we are the flesh.

References for Ezekiel 11:3

    • œ 11:3 - Lit. 'not near.'
    •  11:3 - See Jer. 29.5.
    • ž 11:3 - i.e. the city: so vers. 7,11: see ch. 24.6.
      4 Therefore prophesy against them, prophesy, son of man.
      5 And the Spirit of Jehovah fell on me, and said unto me, Speak, Thus saith Jehovah: Thus have ye said, O house of Israel; and the things that come into your mind, I know them.
      6 Ye have multiplied your slain in this city, and ye have filled the streets thereof with the slain.