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Gud confirmieth the Jews' JEREMIAH, XXXIL captivity for their sine other men and hast made thee a B. C. 590. men of Judah, and the inhabitants namev as at this day;

of Jerusalem. 21 And hast brought forth thy v Ex.9.16. 33 And they have turned unto me people Israel out of the land of ICh.17.21. the 8 back, i and not the face: Egypt, with signs, and with won Is.63.12. though I taught them, rising up ders, and with a strong hand, and Da, 9.15.

early and teaching them, yet they with a stretched-out arm, and with w Ge. 17.7,8. have not hearkened to receive ingreat terror;

28. 13-15. struction. 22 and hast given them this land,

* Ex.3.8, 17.

31 But they set their abominations which thou didst swear w to their

in the house, k (which is called by fathers to give them, a land x flow- y Ne.9.26.

my name, to defile it.) ing with milk and honey;

z Jos.23.16. 35 And they built the high places 23. And they came in, and possess- s or, engines of Baal, which are in the valley

of ed it; but y they obeyed not thy of shot,

the son of Hinuom, to cause their voice, neither walked in thy law; ch.33.4. sons and their daughters to pass they have done nothing of all that 6 or, though. through the fire unto Molech;? thou comuandedst them to do:

which I commanded them not, neitherefore z thou hast caused all

a Nu.16.22,

ther came it into my mind, that this evil to come upon them:

b ver.3. they should do this abomination, to 21 Behold he 6 mounts, they are c ch.37.8, 10. cause Judah to sin. come unto the city to take it, and 52.13. 36 T And now therefore thus saith the city is given into the hand of

d ch, 19.13.

the LORD, the God of Israel, conthe Chaldeans that fight against it,

cerning this city, whereof ye say, because of the sword, and of the e ch.3.25.


It m shall be delivered into the famine, and of the pestilence: and

hand of the king of Babylon by the what thou hast spoken is come to f Eze.20.28. sword, and by the famine, and by pass; and, behold, thou seest it.

the pestilence; 25 And thou hast said unto me, O

37 Behold, In will gather them Lord God, Buy thee the field for 6 2Ki.23.27.

out of all countries whither I have

24.3,4. money, and take witnesses ; 6 for

driven them in mine anger, and in the city is given into the hand of a Is. 1.4,6.

my fury, and in great wrath; and I

Da.9.8. the Chaldeans.

will bring them again unto this 26 T Then came the word of the

place, and I will cause them to LORD unto Jeremiah, saying,

8 neck.

dwell o safely : 27 Behold, I am the LORD, the God a of all flesh : is there any

38 And p they shall be my people, ich.7.24.

and I will be their God : thing too hard for me?

k ch.23.11.

39 And I will give them one ? 28 Therefore thus saith the LORD; 2Ki.21.4-7. heart, and one way, that they may Behold, b I will give this city into


fear me 9 for ever, for the good of the hand of the Chaldeans, and into i Le. 18.21. them, and of their children after the hand of Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon, and he shall take it :

40 And I will maker an everlast29 And the Chaldeans, that fight n ch.29. 14.


ing covenant with them, that I will against this city, shall come and


not turn away 10 from them to do set fire c on this city, and burn it


them good; but I will put my fear with the houses, upon whose roofsd

in their hearts, that they shall not they have offered incense unto o Joel 3.20.

depart from me. Baal, and poured out drink-offer

Zec. 14.11,

41 Yea, I will rejoice s over them ings unto other gods, to provoke me p ch.31.33. to do them good, and I will plant t to anger. 30 For the children of Israel, and

q Is.52.8.

them in this land 11 assuredly with

Eze. 1.19, my whole heart, and with my the children of Judah, have only

20. whole soul. done evil before e me from their all days.

42 For thus saith the LORD; Like youth: for the children of Israel

as I have brought all this great evil have only provoked me f to anger

r ch.31.31-33.

upon this people, so u will I bring with the work of their hands, saith


upon them all the good that I have the LORD.

10 from after. promised them. 31 For this city hath been to me


43 And v fields shall be bought in as ? a provocation of mine anger Zep.3.17.

this land, whereof ye say, It is desoand of my fury, from the day that

late without man or beast; it is

t Am.9.15. they built it, even unto this day,

given into the hand of the Chalthat I should removeg it from be- 11 in truth, deans. fore my face.

or, staliliiy. 44 Men shall buy fields for money, 32 Because of all the evil of the uch.33,10,11. and subscribe evidences, w and children of Israel, and of the child

seal them, and take witnesses in c

v ver. 15. ren of Judah, which they have

the land of Benjamin, and in the done to provoke me to anger, they,h w ver. 10-12. places about Jerusalem, and in the their kings, their princes, their a ch. 17.26. cities of Judah, and in the cities of priests, and their prophets, and the

the mountains, and in the cities of

m ver,24,28. them:

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return promised. the valley, and in the cities of the B. C. 590. endureth for ever: and of them that south: for I will cause their cap

shall bring the sacrifice of praiso tivity to return, y saith the LORD. y Ps. 126.1-4. into the house of the LORD, 'Forl

CHAPTER XXXIII. (CHAP. 33.) will cause to return the captivity 1 A gracious return promised. 15

a ch.32.2,3.

of the land, as at the first, saith the Christ the branch of righteousness


b Is.37.26. promised

12 Thus saith the LORD of hrets; COREOVER the word of the " JEHO

Again in this place, which is deso VAH.

late without man and without second time, (while he was yet C Am.5.6. beast, and in all the cities thereof,

9.6. shut up a in the purt of the prison,)

shall be an habitation of shepherds saying,

d ch.29.12.

causing their flocks q to lie down.

Ps.91.15. 2 Thus saith the LORD, the maker

13 In the cities of the mountains, thereof, b the LORD that formed it, ? hidden, in the cities of the vale, and in the

Is.48.6. to establish it; 1 The LORD, is his c

cities of the south, and in the land name:

e ch.32.24. of Benjamin, and in the places 3 Call d unto me, and I will an-sch.21.4,5. about Jerusalem, and in the cities swer thee, and show thee great s ch.30.17.

of Judah, shall the flocks pass again and 2 mighty things, which thou Ex.4.6.

under the hands of him that telleth knoweat not.

Is.55.7. them, saith the LORD. 4 For thus saith the LORD, the Jno. 10.10. 14 Behold, the days come, saith God of Israel, concerning the houses Tit.3.5,6. the LORD, that I will perform that of this city, and concerning the He.6.17,18. good thing which I have promised houses of the kings of Judah, which 1 Pe.1.3. unto the house of Israel and to the are thrown down by the rounts, e i Is. 1.26.

house of Judah. and by the sword;

k Eze.36.25. 15 | In those days, and at that 5 They come to fight with the Zec, 13.1. time, will I cause the Branch s of Chaldeans, but f it is to fill them

1Jno. 1.9. righteousness to grow up unto with the dead bodies of men, whom

Re. 1.5. David ; and he shall execute judg I have slain in mine anger, and in

I ch.31.34.

ment and righteousness t in the my fury, and for all whose wicked- m ch.13.11.


Is. 62.7. ness I have hid my face from this

16 In u those days shall Judah be

n Is.60.5. city.

0 ch.25, 10.

saved, and Jerusalem shall dwell 6 Behold, íg will bring it health

Re. 18.23.

sately: and this is the name whereand cure, and I will cure them, p 2Ch.5.13.

with she shall be called, 3 The and will reveal unto them the Ezr.3.11. LORD our v Righteousness. abundance h of peace and truth. Ps. 136.1. 17 | For thus saith the LORD;

7 I will cause the captivity Is. 12.4. 4 David shall never w want a man of Judah and the captivity of Israel m

to sit upon the throne of the house to return, and will build them, as i

of Israel; at the first.

q Is.65.10.
r ch.50.19,20.

18 Neither shall the priests the 8 And I will cleanse k them from

Levites want a man before me to

s Is.4.2. all their iniquity, whereby they 11.). offer x burnt-offerings, and to kinhave sinned against me; and I will Zec.6.12,

dle meat-offerings, and to do sapardon l all their iniquities, where

13. crifice continually. by they have sinned, and whereby t Is.42.21. 19 T And the word of the LORD they have transgressed against me. u ch;23.6. came unto Jeremiah, saying, 9 4 And it shall be to me a name

3 Jehovah. 20 Thus saith the LORD, If y ye of joy, a praise m and an ho


can break my covenant of the day, nour before all the nations of the v 1C0.1.30.

and my covenant of the night, and earth, which shall hear all the There shall that there should not be day and good that I do unto them: and they

not be cut

night in their season ; shall n fear and tremble for all the


21 Then may also my covenant z goodness and for all the prosperity w 2Sa 7.14

be broken with David my servant, that I procure unto it.


that he should not have a son to 10 Thus saith the LORD; Again 1Ki.2.4. reign upon his throne; and with there shall be heard in this place, Is.9.7. the Levites the priests, my minis(which ye say shall be desolate Ps. 89.29, ters. without man and without beast,

36. 22 As the host of heaven a cannot even in the cities of Judah, and in the Lu.1.32,33. be numbered, neither the sand of streets of Jerusalem, that are deso- * Ro.15.16. the sea measured : so b will I mui. late, without man, and without

I Pe.2.5,9.

tiply the seed of David my servant, inhabitant, and without beast,)

Re, 1.6.

and the Levites that minister unto obc.The voice o of joy, and they Ps:19:37 voice of gladness, the voice of the

z 2Sa. 23.5.

23 Moreover the word of the LORD bridegroom, and the voice of the

a ch.31.37. came to Jeremiah, saying, bride, the voice of them that shall b Re. 7.9, 10. 21 Considerest thou not what thn my, Praise p the LORD of hosts : for c ver.21,22.

people have spoken, saying, The the LORD is good; for his mercy

two c families which the LORD hath

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Zedekah's captivity, fc. JEREMIAH, XXXIV. Judgment for disobediench chosen, he hath even cast them B. C. 590, 9 That g every man should let hiu off? thus they have despised my

man-servant, and every man his people, that they should be no more

d Ge.8.22.

maid-servant, being an Hebrew or a nation before them.

Ps. 74.16,17.

an Hebrewess, go free; that none 25 Thus saith the LORD; If my d

should serve himself of them, to covenant be not with day and night, e Ezr.2.1,70. wit, of a Jew his h brother. and if I have not appointed the

10 Now when all the princes, and ordinances of heaven and earth; (CHAP. 34.) all the people, which had entered 26 Then will I cast away the seed

a ch.39.1,&c.

into the covenant, heard that every of Jacob, and David my servant, so 52.4,&c.

one should let his man-servant, that I will not take any of his seed


and every one his maid-servant go to be rulers over the seed of Abra

&c. free, that none should serve themham, Isaac, and Jacob : for e I will

selves of them any more, then they

1 the domicause their captivity to return, and

nion of his

obeyed, and let them go. have mercy on them.


11 But afterward they turned, and CHAPTER XXXIV.

caused the servants and the handJeremiah prophesieth the captivity of ch.21.10. maids, whom they haul let go free, Zedekiah and the city.

32.28.29. to return, and brought them into THE word which came unto

his mouth

subjection for servants and for Jeremiah from the LORD,

shall speak

handmaids. (when a Nebuchadnezzar king of

to thy

12 | Therefore the word of the Babylon, and all his army, and all


LORD came to Jeremiah from the the kingdoms of the earth'i

of his

LORD, saying, dominion, and all the people, c 2Ch.16.14. 13 Thus saith the LORD, the God

21.19. fought against Jerusalem, and

of Israel; I made a covenant with against all the cities thereot.) say- d ch.22.18. your fathers in the day that I ing,

brought them forth out of the land 2 Thus saith the LORD, the God e 2Ki. 18.13.


of Egypt, out of the house of bondof Israel; Go and speak to Zedekiah

men, saying, king of Judah, and tell him, Thus Le.25.10. 14 At i the end of seven years let saith the LORD ; Behold, I will

ye go every man his brother an give this city into the hand of them

Hebrew, which hath 3 been sold king of Babylon, and he shall burn


unto thee; and when he hath it with fire :

served thee six years, thou shalt 3 And thou shalt not escape out n Le. 25.39. let him go free from thee: but your of his hand, but shalt surely be

46. fathers hearkened not unto me, Enken, and delivered into his hand; iCo.6.8. neither inclined their ear. and thine eyes shall behold the

i Ex.21.2.

15 And ye were 4 now turned, and eyes of the king of Babylon, and

De. 15.12.

had done right in my sight, in proi he shall speak with thee mouth

claiming liberty every man to his to mouth, and thou shalt go to 3 or, sold neighbour; and ye had made a Babylon.

himself. covenant k before me in the house 4 Yet hear the word of the LORD, to-day.

5 which is called by my name: O Zedekiah king of Judah ; Thus

16 But ye turned, and polluted saith the LORD of thee, Thou shalt k 2Ki.23.3. my l name, and caused every man not die by the sword :

Ne. 10.29.

his servant, and every man his 5. But thou shalt die in peace; and s whercupon handmaid, whom he had set at with the burnings c of thy fathers,

my name is

liberty at their pleasure, to return, the former kings which were be called.

and brought them into subjection,m fore thee, so shall they burn odours

to be unto you for servants and for for thee; and theywill lamentd thee, 1 Ex.20.7. handmaids. saying, Ah, lord! for I have pro

Le. 19.12. 17 Therefore thus saith the LORD; nounced the word, saith the LORD.

Ye have not hearkened unto me, 6 Then Jeremiah the prophet

m Mat.18.28

in proclaiming liberty, every one to spake all these words unto Zede

his brother, and every man to his kiah king of Judah in Jerusalem, n Mat.7.2. neighbour: behold, I proclaim na

7 When the king of Babylon's Ga.6.7. liberty for you, saith the LORD, to o army fought against Jerusalem, and Ja.2.13. the sword, to the pestilence, and to against all the cities of Judah that

the famine ; and I will make you were left, against Lachish, and o ch.32.36.

6 to be removed p into all the kingfigainst Azekah: for e these de

doms of the earth. fenced cities remained of the cities

for a removing.

18 And I will give the men that of Judah.

have transgressed my covenant, 8 T This is the word that came p ch.29.18. which have not performed the unto Jeremiah from the LORD, after


words of the covenant which they that the king Zedekiah had made a


had made before me, when they covenaat with all the people which

cut the calf in twain, and passed were at Jerusalem, to proclaim


between the parts thereof, ►rty f unto them;

19 The princes of Judah and the

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the Rechabites. prices of Jerusalem, the eunuchs, B. C. 590. we, our wives, our sons, nor our and the priests, and all the people

daughters; of the land, which passed between

9 Nor to build houses for us to the parts of the call;

r ch.7.33.

dwellin : neither have we vineyard, 20 I will even give them into the


nor field, nor seed : hand of their enemies, and into the 19.7.

10 But we have dwelt g in tents, hand of them that seek their life :

and have obeyed, and done accordand their dead r bodies shall be for ch.37.5-11. ing to all that Jonadab our father meat unto the fowls of the heaven,

commanded us. and to the beasts of the earth.

11 But it came to pass, when Ne21 And Zedekiah king of Judah t ch.40.2.3. buchadrezzar king of Babylon and his princes will I give into the

came up into the land, that we hand of their enemies, and into the u ch.52.7,13. said, Come, and let us go to Jeruhand of them that seek their life,

salem for fear of the army of the and into the hand of the king of

v ch.44.2,6.

Chaldeans, and for fear of the army Babylon's army, which s are gone La 1.1.

of the Syrians : so we dwell at up from you.

Jerusalem. 22 Behold, I will command, saith

12 T Then came the word of the the Lord, and cause them to return (CHAP. 35.) | Lord unto Jeremiah, saying, to this city; and they t shall fight

a 2Ki. 10.15.

13 Thus saith the LORD of hosts, against it, and take u it, and burn


the God of Israel; Go and tell the it with fire: and I will make the

men of Judah, and the inhabitants cities of Judah a desolation with

of Jerusalem, Will ye not receive

b 1Ki.6.5. out v an inhabitant.

instruction h to hearken to my

words ? saith the LORD. CHAPTER XXXV.

ciCh.9.18, 14 The words of Jonadab the son God blesseth the Rechabiles for their


of Rechab, that he commanded his obedience.

sons not to drink wine, are performHE word which came unto d Ps.84.10. ed; for unto this day they drink

none, but obey their father's comthe days of Jehoiakim the son of a threshold,or, have spoken unto you, rising early

mandment : notwithstanding i ! Josiah king of Judah, saying,

vessel. 2 Go unto the house of the Rechab

and speaking; but ye hearkened ites, a and speak unto them, and

not unto me. bring them into the house of the

e He. 11.9,13. 15 I k have sent also unto you all LOND, into one of the chambers, 6

my servants the prophets, i rising and give them wine to drink. f 1Pe.2.11. up early and sending them, saying, 3 Then I took Jaazaniah the son

Return m ye now every man from of Jeremiah, the son of Habaziniah,

his evil way, and amend your and his brethren, and all his sons,

doings, and go not after other gods and the whole house of the Rechab

to serve them, and ye sha!l dwell & ver.7.

in the land which I have given to 4 And I brought them into the

you and to your fathers : but ye u house of the LORD, into the cham- h ch.32.33. have not inclined your ear, nor her of the sons of Hanan, the son

hearkened unto me. of Igdaliah, a man of God, which i 2Ch.36.15, 16 Because the sons of Jonadab was by the chamber of the princes,

16. the son of Rechab have performed which was above the chamber of

the cominandment of their father, Maaseiah the son of Shallum,c the k ch.7.13,25. which he commanded them; but keeperd of the 1 door:

25.3-6. this people hath not hearkened 5 And I set before the sons of the

unto me: house of the Rechabites pots full

I Lu. 10.16.

17 Therefore thus saith the LORD of wine, and cups, and I said unto

God of hosts, the God of Israel;

1Th.4.8. them, Drink ye wine.

Behold, I will bring upon Judah 6 But they said, We will drink no

and upon all the inhabitants of Je. wine : for Jonadab the son of Re- m ch. 18.11.

rusalem, all the evil that I have chab, our father, commanded us,

* Lu. 13.34,

pronounced against them: o besaying, Ye shall drink no wine,

35. cause I have spoken unto them, neither ye, nor your sons for ever :

but they have not heard ; and 1 7 Neither shall ye build house, o Pr. 1.24,&c. have called unto them, but they nor sow seed, nor plant vineyard, 13.13.

have not answered. nor have any: but all your days ye 16.2. 18 And Jeremiah said unto the shall dwell in tents; e that ye may I:.65.12.

house of the Rechabites, Thus live many days in the land where 66.4. saith the LORD of hosts, the God of ve be strangers.f

Israel ; Because p ye nave obeyed 8 Thus have we obeyed the voice p Ex. 20.12. the commandment of Jonadab of Jonadab the son of Rechab our Ep.6.2,3. your father, and kept all his pre. father in all that he hatlı charged

cepts, and done according unto all us, lo riak no wine all our days,

that he hath commanded yca :



Jeremah's prophecy JEREMIAH, XXXVI.

publicly rend. 19 Therefore, thus saith the LORD B. C. 590. 11 T When Michaiah the son of of hosts, the God of Israel; 2 Jonadab

Gemariah, the son of Shaphan, had the son of Rechab shall not want a 2 There shall heard out of the book all the words man to stand g before me for ever.

not a man


be cut off

12 Then he went down into the Jeremiah causeth Baruch to write from Jona- king's house, into the scribe's his prophecy:

dab the chamber; and, lo, all the princes ND it came to pass in the fourth son of Re

sat there, even Elishama the scribe, year of Jehoiakim the son of chab. and Delaiah the son of Shemaiah, Josiah king of Judalı, that this word

9 ch.15.19.

and Elnathan the son of Achbor, came unto Jeremiah from the


and Gemariah the son of Shaphan, LORD, saying,

Lu.21.36. and Zedekiah the son of Hananiah, 2 Take thee a roll a of a book, and

and all the princes. write t therein all the words that I (CHAP. 36.) 13 Then Michaiah declared unto have spoken into thee against a Is.8.1,

them all the words that he had Israel, and against Judah, and Eze.2.9. heard, when Baruch read the book against all the nations, c from the Zec.5.1,2. in the ears of the people. day I spake unto thee, from the

b ch.30.2.

14 Therefore all the princes sent days of Josiah, even unto this day.


Jehudi the son of Nethaniah, the 3 It may be d that the house of

son of Shelemiah, the son of Cushi, Judah will hear all the evil which cch.25. 15,&c. unto Baruch, saying, Take in thine 1 purpose to do unto them; that d ver.7. hand the roll wherein thou hast they may return e every man from ch.26.3. read in the ears of the people, and his evil way; that I may forgivef e ch.18.8.

come. So Baruch the son of Neriah their iniquity and their sín.

Jon.3.8-10. took the roll in his hand, and came 4 Then Jeremiah called Baruch g

unto them. the son of Neriah : and Baruch

f Ac.3. 19.

15 And they said unto him, Sit wrote from the mouth of Jeremiah & ch.32.12.

down now, and read it in our ears. all the words of the LORD, which

45.1,2. So Baruch read it in their ears. he had spoken unto him, upon a h ver.21,23, 16 Now it came to pass, when roll h of a book.

32. they had heard all the words, they 5 And Jeremiah commanded Ba-li ver.8. were afraid both one and other, ruch, saying, I am shut up; I cannot Eze.2.3-7. and said unto Baruch, We will go into the house of the LORD:

k Le. 16.29

surely tell the king of all these 6 Therefore go thou, and read i in


words. the roll, which thou hast written 23.27,32.

17 And they asked Baruch, saying, from my mouth, the worris of the Ac.27.9. Tell us now, How didst thou writo LORD in the cars of the people in

all these words at his mouth?

1 ver.3. the LORD's house upon the fasting,

18 Then Baruch answered them, day:k and also thou shalt read their sup

de pronounced r all these words them in the ears of all Judah that

plication shall fall.

unto me, with his mouth, and I come out of their cities.

wrote them with ink in the book. 7 It I may be 1 they will present m 2Ki.22.13, 19 Then said the princes unto their supplication before the LORD, 17. Baruch, Go, hides thee, thou and and will return every one from his n Ne.8.3. Jeremiah; and let no man know evil way: for great m is the anger Lu.4.16,&c. where ye be. and the fury that the LORD hath Joel 2. 15,&c. 20 ? And they went in to the king pronounced against this people.

into the court, but they laid up the 8 And Baruch the son of Neriah P ver.6,8.

roll in the chamber of Elishama did according to all that Jeremiah 2 or, door. the scribe, and told all the words the prophet commanded him, read

4 ch.26.10.

in the ears of the king. ing in the book the words of the

21 So the king sent Jehudi to fetch LORD in n the LORD's house.

the roll: and he took it out of 9 And it came to pass in the fifth

r ver.2,4.

Elishama the scribe's chamber. year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah

And Jehudi read it t in the ears of king of Judah, in the ninth month, • 2Ch.25.15, the king, and in the ears of all the that they proclaime a fast o before


princes which stood beside the the LORD to all the people in Jeru


king. salem, and to all the people that

22 Now the king sat in the wintercame from the cities of Judah unto 1 ch.23.28. house, u in the ninth month: and Jerusalem.


there was a fire on the hearth burn10 Then read p Baruch in the book


ing before him. the words of Jeremiah in the house u Am.3.15. 23 And it came to pass, that when of the LORD, in the chamber of Ge- v Ps.50.17. Jehudi had jead three or four mariah the son of Shaphan the Pr.13.13. leaves, he cut itv with the penscribe, in the higher court, at the

19.21. knife, and cast it into the fire that entry 9 of the new gate of the 21.30.

was on the hearth, until all the roll LORD's house in the ears of all the


was consumed in the fire that was people.

on the hearth.

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