Ezekiel 4:11-17 NIV

11 Also measure out a sixth of a hina of water and drink it at set times.1

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    • c 4:11 - That is, about 2/3 quart (about 0.6 liter)
      12 Eat the food as you would a barley cake; bake it in the sight of the people, using human excrement2 for fuel."

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      13 The LORD said, "In this way the people of Israel will eat defiled food among the nations where I will drive them."3

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      14 Then I said, "Not so, Sovereign LORD!4 I have never defiled myself. From my youth until now I have never eaten anything found dead5 or torn by wild animals. No unclean meat has ever entered my mouth.6"

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      15 "Very well," he said, "I will let you bake your bread over cow manure instead of human excrement."
      16 He then said to me: "Son of man, I will cut off7 the supply of food in Jerusalem. The people will eat rationed food in anxiety and drink rationed water in despair,8

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      17 for food and water will be scarce.9 They will be appalled at the sight of each other and will waste away because ofb their sin.10

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