Therefore my people have gone into captivity, because they have no knowledge: and their honorable men are famished, and their multitude dried up with thirst.
These are the people whom Nebuchadnezzar carried away captive: in the seventh year three thousand Jews and three and twenty:
O Lord, righteousness belongs unto you, but unto us shame of face, as at this day; to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near, and that are far off, through all the countries where you have driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against you.
Thus says the LORD; For three transgressions of Gaza, and for four, I will not turn away its punishment; because they carried away captive the whole captivity, to deliver them up to Edom:
1 Chronicles 8:6
And these are the sons of Ehud: these are the heads of the fathers' houses of the inhabitants of Geba, and they carried them captive to Manahath:
1 Chronicles 8:7
And Naaman, and Ahijah, and Gera, he carried them captive and begat Uzzah, and Ahihud.
In measure, by sending it away, you will contend with it: he removes it with his fierce blast in the day of the east wind.
Then shall they know that I am the LORD their God, who caused them to be led into captivity among the nations: but I have gathered them unto their own land, and have left none of them any more there.
And go, get you to them of the captivity, unto the children of your people, and speak unto them, and tell them, Thus says the Lord GOD; whether they will hear, or whether they refuse.
And has taken the king's descendant, and made a covenant with him, and has taken an oath from him: he has also taken the mighty of the land: