Son of man, write you the name of the day, even of this same day: the king of Babylon set himself against Jerusalem this same day.
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George Leo Haydock
Pot, to denote Jerusalem: the flesh boiled and consumed in the fire with the bones, would show the future dismal condition of its chiefs and inhabitants. (Haydock)
The hardened Jews turned such things to ridicule, chap. xi. 3.