Most Popular Bible Verses in Jeremiah
Now as for the cistern where Ishmael had cast all the corpses of the men whom he had struck down
Ishmael also struck down all the Jews who were with him, that is with Gedaliah at Mizpah, and the Chaldeans who were found there, the men of war.
As for the pillars, the
I will also make this city a
they even sent and
“Thus says the Lord God of Israel, ‘
For his allowance, a
“And against the inhabitants of Babylon
And against her
For thus says the Lord:
“Behold, one will
In vain have you multiplied
Nor be dismayed, O Israel!
For, see, I am going to
And your descendants from the land of their captivity;
And Jacob will return and be
And secure, with no one making him tremble.
“Go and speak to
And the one who wields the sickle at the time of harvest;
And they will each flee to his own land.
“The sons of Israel are oppressed,
And the sons of Judah as well;
They have refused to let them go.
Then I took Jaazaniah the son of Jeremiah, son of Habazziniah, and his brothers and all his sons and the whole house of the Rechabites,
Then King Zedekiah said to Jeremiah, “I
Within two years I am going to bring back to this place
Then the priests and the prophets
Moreover you shall
He also took from the city one official who was overseer of the men of war, and seven
A sword against her
And, “May my blood be upon the inhabitants of Chaldea,”
Jerusalem will say.
O inhabitants of Moab,
And be like a
Beyond the mouth of the chasm.
All you who
Shoot at her, do not be sparing with your arrows,
For she has
How long will you not be quiet?
Withdraw into your sheath;
Be at rest and stay still.
that each man should set free his male servant and each man his female servant, a
Then the word of the Lord came to Jeremiah after the king had
Even for all Moab will I cry out;
And Moab will be
Thus says the Lord:
“Behold, waters are going to rise from
And become an overflowing torrent,
The city and those who live in it;
And the men will
And every inhabitant of the land will wail.
But now, behold, I am
‘While they are coming to
I will also give over all the
Therefore thus says the Lord, “Behold, I am about to
You have said to me, O Lord
Then I took the deeds of purchase, both the sealed copy containing the
Therefore thus says the Lord,
“Behold, I am going to
And make her fountain dry.
O inhabitants of
At the time I
and all the kings of Zimri, all the kings of
But since we stopped burning
“Indeed this city has been to Me a
I will give for booty
Even for all your sins
And within all your borders.
then I would
And rise up for battle!”
thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, as follows: ‘As for you and your wives, you have spoken with your mouths and fulfilled it with your hands, saying, “We will
“Judgment has also come upon the plain, upon Holon,
Then the Lord said to me, “
because of the Chaldeans; for they were
Your pain is incurable.
Because your iniquity is great
And your sins are numerous,
I have done these things to you.
For thus says the Lord concerning the sons and daughters born in this place, and concerning their
And He causes the
He makes lightning for the rain
And brings forth the
“Surely I will fill you with a
And they will cry out with
By his God, the Lord of hosts,
Although their land is
“Edom will become an
O inhabitants of Hazor,” declares the Lord;
And devised a scheme against you.
‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, “Take these deeds, this sealed deed of purchase and this open deed, and put them in an earthenware jar, that they may
Now as for me, behold, I am going to stay at Mizpah to
The two pillars, the one sea, and the twelve bronze bulls that were under
And a great nation and many kings
Will be aroused from the remote parts of the earth.
Declares the Lord
“For your day has come,
You will die in peace; and as spices were burned for your fathers, the former kings who were before you, so they will
Now the captain of the bodyguard had taken Jeremiah and said to him, “The
“Thus says the Lord of hosts, ‘There will again be in this place which is waste,
Indeed the sons of Israel and the sons of Judah have been doing only
Hananiah spoke in the presence of all the people, saying, “
For the purposes of the Lord against Babylon stand,
To make the land of Babylon
When the Lord has
Against Ashkelon and against the seacoast—
There He has
Although recently you had turned and
Until He has performed and until He has accomplished
The intent of His heart;
because they have
You, therefore, hear the word of the Lord, all you exiles, whom I have
And take your stand with helmets on!
Put on the
And may devastate her land;
For on every side they will be opposed to her
In the day of her calamity.
Then the king sent Jehudi to get the scroll, and he took it out of the chamber of Elishama the scribe. And Jehudi
For thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, “As My
But Ishmael the son of Nethaniah
therefore thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, “Jonadab the son of Rechab
But ten men who were found among them said to Ishmael, “Do not put us to death; for we have
against Dibon, Nebo and Beth-diblathaim,
So King Zedekiah said, “Behold, he is in your
For thus says the Lord of hosts concerning the
Then the word of the Lord came to me, saying,
Then Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard
Then Jeremiah said to the house of the Rechabites, “Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Because you have
And I will be your God.’”
And the word of the Lord came to Jeremiah, saying,
For thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, “I have put a
and the prophet Jeremiah said, “
Command them to go to their masters, saying, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, thus you shall say to your masters,
After many days the Lord said to me, “Arise, go to the Euphrates and take from there the waistband which I commanded you to hide there.”
You shall not build a house, and you shall not sow seed and you shall not plant a vineyard or own one; but in
Then Jeremiah said to Seraiah, “As soon as you come to Babylon, then see that you read all these words aloud,
On the ninth day of the
“Take some large stones in your
All who plunder her will have enough,” declares the Lord.
Which the Lord
And let him hear an
For you have only
Therefore thus says the Lord, ‘
and say, ‘Just so shall Babylon sink down and
Only know for certain that if you put me to death, you will bring
The people of
For your sons have been taken away captive
And your daughters into captivity.
When King Jehoiakim and all his mighty men and all the officials heard his words, then the
But the army of the Chaldeans pursued the king and
I have uncovered his hiding places
So that he will not be able to conceal himself;
And his neighbors, and
And draw near for the battle!
For this is the
Take vengeance on her;
For thus says the Lord, “Behold, those
Yet it turned out that as soon as they came inside the city, Ishmael the son of Nethaniah and the men that were with him
They will also bring out all your wives and your
That you may be like a juniper in the wilderness.
Then Ishmael the son of Nethaniah went out from Mizpah to meet them,
Then I spoke to the priests and to all this people, saying, “Thus says the Lord: Do not listen to the words of your prophets who prophesy to you, saying, ‘Behold, the
With no one to raise him up;
And I will
And it will devour all his environs.”
But she will be
Everyone who passes by Babylon
And will hiss because of all her wounds.
Pile her up like heaps
Let nothing be left to her.
For they prophesy a
against Kiriathaim, Beth-gamul and
Why have you prophesied in the name of the Lord saying, ‘This house will be like Shiloh and this city will be
Indeed, they have fallen one against another.
Then they said, ‘Get up! And
To our own people and our native land
Away from the
Like the rivers whose waters surge about?
“Many nations will pass by this city; and they will
“Thus says the Lord God of Israel, ‘I
They will ascend with continual weeping;
For at the descent of Horonaim
They have heard the
The prophets who were before me and before you from ancient times
“Because you have said, ‘The Lord has raised up
And with you I shatter the farmer and his team,
And with you I shatter governors and prefects.
So all the men who set their
That I will
Declares the Lord.
Now the word of the Lord had come to Jeremiah while he was
‘Then behold, all of the
Have misled and overpowered you;
While your feet were sunk in the mire,
They turned back.”
No healing for your sore,
The captain of the guard also took away the
Thus you are to say to him, ‘Thus says the Lord, “Behold,
To tell the king of Babylon
That his city has been captured from end to end;
But afterward they turned around and took back the male servants and the female servants whom they had set free, and brought them into subjection for male servants and for female servants.
and all the kings of
To declare in Zion the
Vengeance for His
So there will be
‘Devastation and great destruction!’
Then all the Jews
So Ebed-melech took the men under his
They will growl like lions’ cubs.
They will carry off for themselves
And they will call out to one another, ‘
that Jeremiah went out from Jerusalem to go to the land of Benjamin in order to
for thus says the Lord concerning the king who sits on the throne of David, and concerning all the people who dwell in this city, your brothers who did
She has turned away to flee,
And panic has gripped her;
Like a woman in childbirth.
Now then thus says the Lord God of hosts, the God of Israel, “Why are you
And they ride on
Against you, O daughter of Babylon.
For even they too have turned back and have fled away together;
They did not stand their ground.
For the day of their calamity has come upon them,
The time of their
Behold, I am watching over them
Then Johanan the son of Kareah spoke secretly to Gedaliah in Mizpah, saying, “
For Jeremiah had come into the
And concerning Jehoiakim king of Judah you shall say, ‘Thus says the Lord, “You have
For thus says the Lord God of Israel concerning the
in the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar 832 persons from Jerusalem;
A parched land and a desert,
A land in which
And through which no son of man passes.
Then they said to Jeremiah, “May the
Indeed, the sons of Jonadab the son of Rechab have
For they move on
And come to her as woodcutters with axes.
And it will devour the
The Lord has spoken to you, O remnant of Judah, “Do not
O inhabitant of Moab,” declares the Lord.
We have only
Her little ones have sounded out a cry of distress.
saying, “No, but we will
I will also
Jeremiah commanded Baruch, saying, “I am
So Hananiah the prophet died in the same year in the seventh month.
“My lord the king, these men have acted wickedly in all that they have done to Jeremiah the prophet whom they have cast into the cistern; and he
Declares the Lord
“From all directions around you;
And each of you will be
With no one to gather the
Even all of you who know his name;
Say, ‘How has the mighty
A staff of splendor!’
So the Lord was
So they took all the men and went to
And of the
Wail and cry out;
Declare by the
That Moab has been destroyed.
“Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Behold, I am going to
And I will punish all
Why will you
For I will certainly rescue you, and you will not fall by the sword; but you will have your own
Then the word of the Lord came to me, saying,
Then the word of the Lord came to Jeremiah, saying,
Now at the
Then Jeremiah the prophet spoke
And their many cattle for booty,
And I will
And I will bring their disaster from every side,” declares the Lord.
The kings of the Medes,
And every land of
They are terrified,
And have taken refuge in flight,
Without facing back;
Declares the Lord.
Then Baruch said to them, “He
Have you forgotten the
Yet hear the word of the Lord, O Zedekiah king of Judah! Thus says the Lord concerning you, ‘You will not die by the sword.
For he has
‘Behold, I am going to
Therefore hear the
O inhabitant of
And say, ‘What has happened?’
Declares the Lord.
And with you I shatter the
But King Zedekiah swore to Jeremiah in
“Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Go and say to the men of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, “
But Gedaliah the son of Ahikam said to Johanan the son of Kareah, “
But Jeremiah said, “They will not give you over. Please
When I will punish the
And her whole land will be
And all her slain will fall in her midst.
I will make an end of Moab,” declares the Lord, “the one who offers sacrifice on the
I shall give them over to the
But now, please listen, O my lord the king; please let my
The word of the Lord came to Jeremiah, saying,
On all the
Woe be upon them, for their
The time of their punishment.
Now was not Israel a
Because you have burned
Now Jeremiah was still coming in and going out among the people, for they had not yet
Yet you have not listened to Me,” declares the Lord, “in order that you might
“Surely it will no more be found,
And are without number.
Now as soon as all the people who were with Ishmael saw Johanan the son of Kareah and the commanders of the forces that were with him, they were glad.
But as for me, behold,
Then the king of Babylon
She has been engulfed with its tumultuous waves.
So they pulled Jeremiah up with the ropes and lifted him out of the cistern, and Jeremiah stayed in the
Therefore thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: ‘Behold, I am going to punish the king of Babylon and his land, just as I
Nor the mighty man escape;
In the north beside the river Euphrates
But if you will
They also took away the
Depart! Do not stay!
And let Jerusalem
While you yourself were not aware;
You have been found and also seized
Because you have engaged in
Declares the Lord.
But Jeremiah said, “
As also for Babylon
He will also come and
Thus says the Lord, ‘Do not
The Chaldeans will also
Which lives securely,” declares the Lord.
Therefore thus says the Lord, the God of hosts, the God of Israel, ‘Behold,
Whether it is
“Take him and
Will shout for joy over Babylon,
Declares the Lord.
I will also strike down the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast; they will die of a great
And they have burned the marshes with fire,
And the men of war are terrified.
For she will
And her cities will become a
Without inhabitants in them.
This is how I will treat this place and its inhabitants,” declares the Lord, “so as to make this city like Topheth.
And all the
And before those who seek their lives;
And I will
‘And I will
Until I have consumed them.
Even like the rivers whose waters surge about;
And He has said, “I will
I will surely
But the nation which will
Because he has
Therefore behold, the days are coming,” declares the Lord, “when I will send to him those who tip vessels, and they will tip him over, and they will empty his vessels and shatter
They do not stand because the Lord has
But if you are going to say, “We will
and said to them, “Thus
But I will
There were ninety-six
And with you I shatter old man and
And with you I shatter young man and virgin,
So that no city will escape;
The valley also will be ruined
As the Lord has said.
Then Ebed-melech the Ethiopian said to Jeremiah, “Now put these worn-out clothes and rags under your armpits under the ropes”; and Jeremiah did so.
He has let the appointed time pass by!’
So all the people whom Ishmael had taken captive from Mizpah turned around and came back, and went to Johanan the son of Kareah.
Moreover Jeremiah said to King Zedekiah, “
now then, why have you not rebuked Jeremiah of
Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard took them and
And his hands hang limp;
Agony like a woman in childbirth.
And the earth is full of your
And both of them have fallen down together.
And men valiant for battle’?
that the Lord your God may tell us the
“But it is futile;
His idle boasts have accomplished nothing.
Now it happened on the
Then Jeremiah said to all the people, to the men and women—even to all the people who were giving him such an answer—saying,
Then he called for Johanan the son of Kareah and all the
Then the word of the Lord came to Jeremiah from the Lord, saying,
I will give them into the hand of their enemies and into the hand of those who
Then Jeremiah the prophet said to them, “I have heard you. Behold, I am going to
Despised among men.
“Thus says the Lord the God of Israel to you, O Baruch:
Behold, I am going to command,’ declares the Lord, ‘and I will bring them back to this city; and they will fight against it and
Then the officials said to Baruch, “Go,
but in the place where they led him captive, there he will
So all the army of the Chaldeans who were with the captain of the guard
‘You said, “Ah, woe is me! For the Lord has added sorrow to my pain; I am
And great destruction.
“As for the
Then Zedekiah said to Jeremiah, “Let no man know about these words and you will not die.
Yes, thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, concerning the vessels that are left in the house of the Lord and in the house of the king of Judah and in Jerusalem,
Will fall into the pit,
And the one who climbs up out of the pit
Will be caught in the snare;
For I shall bring upon her, even upon Moab,
The year of their
Do not listen to them; serve the king of Babylon, and live! Why should this city
This will be the
and gave them this land, which You
then you are to say to them, ‘I was
In the time of their punishment they will perish.
Like rams together with male goats.
Then the word of the Lord came to Jeremiah the prophet, saying,
And you are not afraid at the
For the report will come
And after that
And violence will be in the land
and Ebed-melech went out from the king’s palace and spoke to the king, saying,
And I commanded Baruch in their presence, saying,
Given over to the
When they had heard all the words, they turned in
And all the men of war will be
And his calamity has swiftly hastened.
And all her men of war will be
The town of My joy!
Then Jeremiah said to Zedekiah, “
But if you keep refusing to go out, this is the word which the Lord has shown me:
nor to build ourselves houses to dwell in; and we
Therefore you should now clearly understand that you will
And I will
Then all the officials came to Jeremiah and questioned him. So he reported to them in accordance with all these words which the king had commanded; and they ceased speaking with him, since the
I will also show you compassion, so that
And they asked Baruch, saying, “Tell us, please,
So I have
and the Lord has brought it on and done just as He promised. Because you people
They said to him, “Sit down, please, and read it to us.” So Baruch
Thus says the Lord, ‘This city will certainly be
But if the
‘But like the