Ezekiel 24:1-6 ESV

The Siege of Jerusalem

1 1In the ninth year, in the tenth month, on the tenth day of the month, the word of the LORD came to me:

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2 2"Son of man, write down the name of this day, this very day. The king of Babylon has laid siege to Jerusalem this very day.

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3 And 3utter a parable to 4the rebellious house and say to them, Thus says the Lord GOD: "Set on 5the pot, set it on; pour in water also;

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4 put in it the pieces of meat, all the good pieces, 6the thigh and the shoulder; fill it with choice bones.

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5 Take the choicest one of the flock; pile the logsa under it; boil it well; seethe also its bones in it.

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    • Ç 24:5 - Compare verse 10; Hebrew the bones
      6 "Therefore thus says the Lord GOD: 7Woe to the bloody city, to 8the pot whose corrosion is in it, and whose corrosion has not gone out of it! Take out of it piece after piece, without making any choice.b

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        • È 24:6 - Hebrew no lot has fallen upon it