1 'For your part, son of man, take a brick and lay it in front of you; on it scratch a city, Jerusalem.
1Kgs 11:30-31 1Sam 15:27-28 Amos 3:2 Ezek 5:1-17 Ezek 12:3-16 Hos 1:2-9 Hos 3:1-5
2 You are then to besiege it, trench round it, build earthworks, pitch camps and bring up battering-rams all round.
Ezek 21:22 Jer 6:6 Jer 39:1-2 Jer 52:4 Luke 19:42-44
3 Then take an iron pan and place it as though it were an iron wall between you and the city. Then fix your gaze on it; it is being besieged and you are besieging it. This is a sign for the House of Israel.
Ezek 12:6 Isa 8:18 Isa 20:3 Ezek 12:11 Ezek 24:24-27 Heb 2:4 Jer 39:1
4 'Lie down on your left side and take the guilt of the House of Israel on yourself. You will bear their guilt for as many days as you lie on that side.
Lev 16:22 Isa 53:11-12 Lev 10:17 Num 18:1 1Pet 2:24 2Kgs 17:21-23 Ezek 4:5
5 Allowing one day for every year of their guilt, I ordain that you bear it for three hundred and ninety days; this is how you will bear the House of Israel's guilt.
Isa 53:6 Num 14:34
6 And when you have finished doing this, you are to lie down again, on your right side, and bear the guilt of the House of Judah for forty days. I have set the length for you as one day for one year.
Num 14:34 Dan 9:24-26 Dan 12:11-12 Rev 11:2-3 Rev 9:15 Rev 12:14 Rev 13:5
7 Then fix your gaze on the siege of Jerusalem, raise your bared arm and prophesy against her.
Isa 52:10 Ezek 4:3 Ezek 6:2 Ezek 21:2
8 Look, I am going to tie you up and you will not be able to turn over from one side to the other until the period of your seclusion is over.
9 'Now take wheat, barley, beans, lentils, millet and spelt; put them all in the same pot and make them into bread for yourself. You are to eat it for as many days as you are lying on your side -- three hundred and ninety days.
Ezek 4:13 Ezek 4:16 Isa 28:25
10 Of this food, you are to weigh out a daily portion of twenty shekels and eat it a little piece at a time.
Deut 28:51-68 Ezek 4:16 Ezek 14:13 Ezek 45:12 Isa 3:1 Lev 26:26
11 And you are to ration the water you drink -- a sixth of a hin -- drinking that a little at a time.
Ezek 4:16 Isa 5:13 John 3:34
12 You are to eat this in the form of a barley cake baked where they can see you, on human dung.'
Isa 36:12 Gen 18:6
13 And Yahweh said, 'This is how the Israelites will have to eat their defiled food, wherever I disperse them among the nations.'
Dan 1:8 Hos 9:3-4
14 I then said, 'Lord Yahweh, my soul is not defiled. From my childhood until now, I have never eaten an animal that has died a natural death or been savaged; no tainted meat has ever entered my mouth.'
Acts 10:14 Ezek 9:8 Ezek 20:49 Deut 14:3 Isa 65:4 Jer 1:6 Exod 22:31
15 'Very well,' he said, 'I grant you cow-dung instead of human dung; you are to bake your bread on that.'
16 He then said, 'Son of man, I am going to cut off Jerusalem's food supply; in their extremity, the food they eat will be weighed out; to their horror, the water they drink will be rationed,
Ezek 5:16 Lev 26:26 Ezek 4:10-11 Ezek 12:18-19 Ezek 14:13 Isa 3:1 Ps 105:16
17 until there is no food or water left, and they fall into a stupor and waste away because of their guilt.'
Ezek 24:23 Lev 26:39 Ezek 33:10