3 They say, ‘Haven’t our houses been recently rebuilt? This city is a pot, and we are the meat in it.’

Read Ezekiel 11:3 Using Other Translations

Which say, It is not near; let us build houses: this city is the caldron, and we be the flesh.
who say, 'The time is not near to build houses. This city is the cauldron, and we are the meat.'
They say to the people, ‘Is it not a good time to build houses? This city is like an iron pot. We are safe inside it like meat in a pot. ’