Jeremiah

Jeremiah 41 (BBT Translation)

41:1 But in the seventh month Ishmael, the son of Nethaniah and grandson of Elishama who was a member of the royal family and had been one of Zedekiah’s chief officers, came with ten of his men to Gedaliah son of Ahikam at Mizpah. While they were eating a meal together with him there at

Jeremiah 42 (BBT Translation)

The Survivors Ask the Lord for Advice but Refuse to Follow It 42:1 Then all the army officers, including Johanan son of Kareah and Jezaniah son of Hoshaiah and all the people of every class, went to the prophet Jeremiah. 42:2 They said to him, “Please grant our request and pray to the LORD your God

Jeremiah 43 (BBT Translation)

43:1 Jeremiah finished telling all the people all these things the LORD their God had sent him to tell them. 43:2 Then Azariah son of Hoshaiah, Johanan son of Kareah, and other arrogant men said to Jeremiah, “You are telling a lie! The LORD our God did not send you to tell us, ‘You must

Jeremiah 44 (BBT Translation)

Jeremiah Predicts that Nebuchadnezzar Will Plunder Egypt and Its Gods 43:8 At Tahpanhes the LORD spoke to Jeremiah. 43:9 “Take some large stones and bury them in the mortar of the clay pavement at the entrance of Pharaoh’s residence here in Tahpanhes. Do it while the people of Judah present there are watching. 43:10 Then tell

Jeremiah 45 (BBT Translation)

Baruch is Rebuked but also Comforted 45:1 The prophet Jeremiah spoke to Baruch son of Neriah while he was writing down in a scroll the words that Jeremiah spoke to him. This happened in the fourth year that Jehoiakim son of Josiah was ruling over Judah. 45:2 “The LORD God of Israel has a message for

Jeremiah 46 (BBT Translation)

Prophecies Against Foreign Nations 46:1 The LORD spoke to Jeremiah about the nations. The Prophecy about Egypt’s Defeat at Carchemish 46:2 He spoke about Egypt and the army of Pharaoh Necho king of Egypt which was encamped along the Euphrates River at Carchemish. Now this was the army that King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon defeated in the fourth year

Jeremiah 47 (BBT Translation)

Judgment on the Philistine Cities 47:1 The LORD spoke to the prophet Jeremiah about the Philistines before Pharaoh attacked Gaza. 47:2 “Look! Enemies are gathering in the north like water rising in a river. They will be like an overflowing stream. They will overwhelm the whole country and everything in it like a flood. They will overwhelm the cities and

Jeremiah 48 (BBT Translation)

Judgment Against Moab 48:1 The LORD God of Israel who rules over all spoke about Moab. “Sure to be judged is Nebo! Indeed, it will be destroyed! Kiriathaim will suffer disgrace. It will be captured! Its fortress will suffer disgrace. It will be torn down! 48:2 People will not praise Moab any more. The enemy will capture Heshbon and plot how

Jeremiah 49 (BBT Translation)

Judgment Against Ammon 49:1 The LORD spoke about the Ammonites. “Do you think there are not any people of the nation of Israel remaining? Do you think there are not any of them remaining to reinherit their land? Is that why you people who worship the god Milcom have taken possession of the territory of Gad and live in his

Jeremiah 50 (BBT Translation)

Judgment Against Babylon 50:1 The LORD spoke concerning Babylon and the land of Babylonia through the prophet Jeremiah. 50:2 “Announce the news among the nations! Proclaim it! Signal for people to pay attention! Declare the news! Do not hide it! Say: ‘Babylon will be captured. Bel will be put to shame. Marduk will be dismayed. Babylon’s idols will be put to shame. Her disgusting