Ezekiel 24:1-7 NAS

Parable of the Boiling Pot

1 And the word of the LORD came to me in the ninth year, in the tenth month, on the tenth of the month, saying,

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      2 "Son of man, write the name of the day, this very day. The king of Babylon ahas 1laid siege to Jerusalem this very day.

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        • ǀ 24:2 - Lit "leaned on"
          3 "Speak a 2parable to the 3rebellious house and say to them, 'Thus says the Lord bGOD, "Put on the 4pot, put it on and also pour water in it;

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            • ǁ 24:3 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD, and so throughout the ch
              4 c5Put in it the pieces, Every good piece, the thigh and the shoulder; Fill it with choice bones.

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                • ǂ 24:4 - Lit "Gather her pieces"
                  5 "Take the 6choicest of the flock, And also pile dwood under ethe pot. Make it boil vigorously. Also seethe its bones in it."

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                    • ǃ 24:5 - Lit "bones"
                    • DŽ 24:5 - Lit "it"
                      6 'Therefore, thus says the Lord GOD, "Woe to the 7bloody city, To the pot in which there is rust And whose rust has not gone out of it! Take out of it piece after piece, fWithout making a choice.

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                        • Dž 24:6 - Lit "No lot has fallen on it"
                          7 "For her blood is in her midst; She placed it on the bare rock; She did not 8pour it on the ground To cover it with dust.

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