Category Archives: Jeremiah

Jeremiah 42 A Final Prayer And A Final Response

Then all the commanders of the forces, and Johanan son of Kareah and Azariah son of Hoshaiah, and all the people from the least to the greatest, approached 2 the prophet Jeremiah and said, “Be good enough to listen to … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 41 The Murder of Gedaliah and a Shattered Hope

In the seventh month, Ishmael son of Nethaniah son of Elishama, of the royal family, one of the chief officers of the king, came with ten men to Gedaliah son of Ahikam, at Mizpah. As they ate bread together there … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 40: The Remnant

Jeremiah 40: 1-11 Jeremiah and the Remnant Settle in the Land The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD after Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard had let him go from Ramah, when he took him bound in fetters … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 39: The City Falls

Jeremiah 39: 1-10 The Destruction of Jerusalem In the ninth year of King Zedekiah of Judah, in the tenth month, King Nebuchadrezzar of Babylon and all his army came against Jerusalem and besieged it; 2 in the eleventh year of … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 38: The Officials, The Prophet, The Eunuch and the King

Jeremiah 38: 1-13 The Persecution and Rescue of the Inconvenient Prophet Now Shephatiah son of Mattan, Gedaliah son of Pashhur, Jucal son of Shelemiah, and Pashhur son of Malchiah heard the words that Jeremiah was saying to all the people, … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 37: The People Who Do Not Hear

Jeremiah 37: 1-10 A Failure to Listen   Zedekiah son of Josiah, whom King Nebuchadrezzar of Babylon made king in the land of Judah, succeeded Coniah son of Jehoiakim. 2 But neither he nor his servants nor the people of … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 36: The Consumed Scroll and The Indestructible Words

  Jeremiah 36: 1-8 Perhaps They Will Turn In the fourth year of King Jehoiakim son of Josiah of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from the LORD:2 Take a scroll and write on it all the words that I … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 35: The Example of the Rechabites

Jeremiah 35: 1-11: If You Offer a Rechabite a Drink  The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD in the days of King Jehoiakim son of Josiah of Judah: 2 Go to the house of the Rechabites, and speak … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 34: A Broken Covenant

Jeremiah 34: 1-7: A Final Chance for Zedekiah? The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD, when King Nebuchadrezzar of Babylon and all his army and all the kingdoms of the earth and all the peoples under his dominion … Continue reading

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Jeremiah 33 Hope in the Midst of Hopelessness

Jeremiah 33: 1-11: Hope in the Midst of the Hopelessness The word of the LORD came to Jeremiah a second time, while he was still confined in the court of the guard: 2 Thus says the LORD who made the … Continue reading

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