Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Ezekiel 5:5 in English Standard Version "“Thus says the Lord God: This is Jerusalem. I have set her in the center of the nations, with countries all around her." Eze 4:1 “And you, son of man, take a brick and lay it before you, and engrave on it a city, even Jerusalem. Eze 5:2 A third part you shall burn in the fire in the midst of the city, when the days of the siege are completed. And a third part you shall take and strike with the sword all around the city. And a third part you shall scatter to the wind, and I will unsheathe the sword after them. Eze 38:12 to seize spoil and carry off plunder, to turn your hand against the waste places that are now inhabited, and the people who were gathered from the nations, who have acquired livestock and goods, who dwell at the center of the earth.