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Then Zedekiah the king commanded that they should commit Jeremiah into the court of the prison, and that they should give him daily a piece of bread out of the bakers' street, until all the bread in the city were spent. Thus Jeremiah remained in the court of the prison.

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Bible References

Into the

Jeremiah 32:2
Now at that time, the armies of the king of Babylon were besieging Jerusalem. The prophet Jeremiah was confined in the courtyard of the guardhouse attached to the royal palace of Judah.
Jeremiah 38:13
So they pulled Jeremiah up from the cistern with ropes. Jeremiah, however, still remained confined to the courtyard of the guardhouse.

And that

1 Kings 17:4
Drink from the stream; I have already told the ravens to bring you food there."
Job 5:20
In time of famine he will redeem you from death, and in time of war from the power of the sword.
Psalm 33:18
Look, the Lord takes notice of his loyal followers, those who wait for him to demonstrate his faithfulness
Psalm 34:9
Remain loyal to the Lord, you chosen people of his, for his loyal followers lack nothing!
Psalm 37:3
Trust in the Lord and do what is right! Settle in the land and maintain your integrity!
Proverbs 16:7
When a person's ways are pleasing to the Lord, he even reconciles his enemies to himself.
Proverbs 21:1
The king's heart is in the hand of the Lord like channels of water; he turns it wherever he wants.
Isaiah 33:16
This is the person who will live in a secure place; he will find safety in the rocky, mountain strongholds; he will have food and a constant supply of water.
Matthew 6:33
But above all pursue his kingdom and righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.

Until

Jeremiah 38:9
"Your royal Majesty, those men have been very wicked in all that they have done to the prophet Jeremiah. They have thrown him into a cistern and he is sure to die of starvation there because there is no food left in the city.
Jeremiah 52:6
By the ninth day of the fourth month the famine in the city was so severe the residents had no food.
Deuteronomy 28:52
They will besiege all of your villages until all of your high and fortified walls collapse -- those in which you put your confidence throughout the land. They will besiege all your villages throughout the land the Lord your God has given you.
2 Kings 25:3
By the ninth day of the fourth month the famine in the city was so severe the residents had no food.
Lamentations 2:11
(Kaf) My eyes are worn out from weeping; my stomach is in knots. My heart is poured out on the ground due to the destruction of my helpless people; children and infants faint in the town squares.
Lamentations 4:4
(Dalet) The infant's tongue sticks to the roof of its mouth due to thirst; little children beg for bread, but no one gives them even a morsel.
Lamentations 5:10
Our skin is hot as an oven due to a fever from hunger.

Thus

Jeremiah 38:13
So they pulled Jeremiah up from the cistern with ropes. Jeremiah, however, still remained confined to the courtyard of the guardhouse.
Jeremiah 39:14
sent and had Jeremiah brought from the courtyard of the guardhouse. They turned him over to Gedaliah, the son of Ahikam and the grandson of Shaphan, to take him home with him. But Jeremiah stayed among the people.
Acts 12:5
So Peter was kept in prison, but those in the church were earnestly praying to God for him.
Acts 24:27
After two years had passed, Porcius Festus succeeded Felix, and because he wanted to do the Jews a favor, Felix left Paul in prison.
Acts 28:16
When we entered Rome, Paul was allowed to live by himself, with the soldier who was guarding him.
Ephesians 4:1
I, therefore, the prisoner for the Lord, urge you to live worthily of the calling with which you have been called,
Ephesians 6:20
for which I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I may be able to speak boldly as I ought to speak.
2 Timothy 1:8
So do not be ashamed of the testimony about our Lord or of me, a prisoner for his sake, but by God's power accept your share of suffering for the gospel.
2 Timothy 2:9
for which I suffer hardship to the point of imprisonment as a criminal, but God's message is not imprisoned!

General references

Jeremiah 38:28
So Jeremiah remained confinedThe following events occurred when Jerusalem was captured.

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