Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD; Your slain whom ye have laid in the midst of it, they are
the flesh, and this city is
the caldron: but I will bring you forth out of the midst of it.
Ye have feared the sword; and I will bring a sword upon you, saith the Lord GOD.
And I will bring you out of the midst thereof, and deliver you into the hands of strangers, and will execute judgments among you.
Ye shall fall by the sword; I will judge you in the border of Israel; and ye shall know that I am
shall not be your caldron, neither shall ye be the flesh in the midst thereof; but
I will judge you in the border of Israel:
And ye shall know that I am
the LORD: for ye have not walked in my statutes, neither executed my judgments, but have done after the manners of the heathen that are
round about you.
And it came to pass, when I prophesied, that Pelatiah the son of Benaiah died. Then fell I down upon my face, and cried with a loud voice, and said, Ah Lord GOD! wilt thou make a full end of the remnant of Israel?