Again the word of the Lord came to me inquiring, “What do you see?”And I replied, “I see a boiling pot, its lip tilted from the north to the south.”
Every pot in Jerusalem and in Judah will be holy to the Lord of Hosts. Everyone who sacrifices will come and take some of the pots to cook in. And on that day there will no longer be a Canaanite in the house of the Lord of Hosts.
They are saying, ‘Isn’t the time near to build houses? The city is the pot, and we are the meat.’
You eat the flesh of my people
after you strip their skin from them
and break their bones.
You chop them up
like flesh for the cooking pot,
like meat in a cauldron.”
Or has the potter no right over the clay, to make from the same lump one piece of pottery for honor and another for dishonor?
2 Kings 4:40
They served some for the men to eat, but when they ate the stew they cried out, “There’s death in the pot, man of God!” And they were unable to eat it.
But the jar that he was making from the clay became flawed in the potter’s hand, so he made it into another jar, as it seemed right for him to do.
Moab is My washbasin.
I throw My sandal on Edom;
I shout in triumph over Philistia.”
On that day, the wordsHOLY TO THE LORD will be on the bells of the horses. The pots in the house of the Lord will be like the sprinkling basins before the altar.
2 Kings 4:6
When they were full, she said to her son, “Bring me another container.”But he replied, “There aren’t any more.” Then the oil stopped.
He makes the depths seethe like a cauldron;
he makes the sea like an ointment jar.
Therefore, this is what the Lord God says:Woe to the city of bloodshed,
the pot that has rust inside it,
and whose rust will not come off!
Empty it piece by piece;
lots should not be cast for its contents.
Anything one of their carcasses falls on will become unclean. If it is an oven or stove, it must be smashed; it is unclean and will remain unclean for you.
2 Kings 4:2
Elisha asked her, “What can I do for you? Tell me, what do you have in the house?”She said, “Your servant has nothing in the house except a jar of oil.”
2 Kings 2:21
Elisha went out to the spring of water, threw salt in it, and said, “This is what the Lord says: ‘I have healed this water. No longer will death or unfruitfulness result from it.’”
1 Kings 17:16
The flour jar did not become empty, and the oil jug did not run dry, according to the word of the Lord He had spoken through Elijah.
and he is to slaughter one of the birds over a clay pot containing fresh water.
Is this man Coniah a despised, shattered pot,
a jar no one wants?
Why are he and his descendants hurled out
and cast into a land they have not known?
Smoke billows from his nostrils
as from a boiling pot or burning reeds.
Moses told Aaron, “Take a container and put two quarts of manna in it. Then place it before the Lord to be preserved throughout your generations.”
2 Kings 4:3
Then he said, “Go and borrow empty containers from everyone—from all your neighbors. Do not get just a few.
2 Kings 4:39
One went out to the field to gather herbs and found a wild vine from which he gathered as many wild gourds as his garment would hold. Then he came back and cut them up into the pot of stew, but they were unaware of what they were.
“I relieved his shoulder from the burden;
his hands were freed from carrying the basket.
sitting among the graves,
spending nights in secret places,
eating the meat of pigs,
and putting polluted broth in their bowls.
The city will not be a pot for you, and you will not be the meat within it. I will judge you at the border of Israel,
The Israelites said to them, “If only we had died by the Lord’s hand in the land of Egypt, when we sat by pots of meat and ate all the bread we wanted. Instead, you brought us into this wilderness to make this whole assembly die of hunger!”
You have turned things around,
as if the potter were the same as the clay.
How can what is made say about its maker,
“He didn’t make me”?
How can what is formed
say about the one who formed it,
“He doesn’t understand what he’s doing”?
1 Samuel 2:14
and plunge it into the container or kettle or cauldron or cooking pot. The priest would claim for himself whatever the meat fork brought up. This is the way they treated all the Israelites who came there to Shiloh.
1 Kings 7:45
and the pots, shovels, and sprinkling basins. All the utensils that Hiram made for King Solomon at the Lord’s temple were made of burnished bronze.
A crucible for silver, and a smelter for gold,
and the Lord is the tester of hearts.
2 Corinthians 4:7
Now we have this treasure in clay jars, so that this extraordinary power may be from God and not from us.
2 Kings 4:41
Then Elisha said, “Get some meal.” He threw it into the pot and said, “Serve it for the people to eat.” And there was nothing bad in the pot.
Then the woman left her water jar, went into town, and told the men,
A crucible for silver, and a smelter for gold,
and a man for the words of his praise.
Place the pieces of meat in it,
every good piece—
thigh and shoulder.
Fill it with choice bones.
Then the word of the Lord came to me, asking, “What do you see, Jeremiah?”I replied, “I see a branch of an almond tree.”
for like the crackling of burning thorns under the pot,
so is the laughter of the fool.
This too is futile.
Make its pots for removing ashes, and its shovels, basins, meat forks, and firepans; make all its utensils of bronze.
1 Kings 17:14
for this is what the Lord God of Israel says, ‘The flour jar will not become empty and the oil jug will not run dry until the day the Lord sends rain on the surface of the land.”