Again in the ninthyear, in the tenthmonth, in the tenth day of the month, the word of the LORD came unto me, saying ,
2Son of man,write thee the name of the day, even of this sameday: the king of Babylonset himself against Jerusalem this sameday.3
And utter a parable unto the rebellioushouse, and say unto them, Thus saith the LordGOD; Set on a pot, set it on , and also pourwater into it:
4Gather the pieces thereof into it, even every goodpiece, the thigh, and the shoulder;fill it with the choicebones.5Take the choice of the flock, and burna also the bones under it, and make it boilwell, and let them seethe the bones of it therein.6
Wherefore thus saith the LordGOD;Woe to the bloodycity, to the pot whose scum is therein, and whose scum is not gone out of it! bring it outpiece by piece; let no lotfall upon it.
For her blood is in the midst of her; she set it upon the top of a rock; she poured it not upon the ground, to cover it with dust;