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Bible Commentaries

E.W. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes
Jeremiah

Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4
Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8
Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12
Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16
Chapter 17 Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20
Chapter 21 Chapter 22 Chapter 23 Chapter 24
Chapter 25 Chapter 26 Chapter 27 Chapter 28
Chapter 29 Chapter 30 Chapter 31 Chapter 32
Chapter 33 Chapter 34 Chapter 35 Chapter 36
Chapter 37 Chapter 38 Chapter 39 Chapter 40
Chapter 41 Chapter 42 Chapter 43 Chapter 44
Chapter 45 Chapter 46 Chapter 47 Chapter 48
Chapter 49 Chapter 50 Chapter 51 Chapter 52

Book Overview - Jeremiah

by E.W. Bullinger

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THE BOOK OF THE PROPHET JEREMIAH.

THE STRUCTURE OF THE BOOK AS A WHOLE.



Jeremiah 1:1-3. INTRODUCTION.
Jeremiah 1:4-19. JEREMIAH""S COMMISSION GIVEN.
Jeremiah 2:1 - Jeremiah 20:18. PROPHECIES ADDRESSED TO JEWS.
Jeremiah 21:1 - Jeremiah 35:19. HISTORY, &c. JEHOIAKIM. (Not chronological.)
Jeremiah 36:1-32. BARUCH""S MISSION TO JEHOIAKIM.
Jeremiah 37:1 - Jeremiah 45:5. HISTORY, &c. ZEDEKIAH. (Not chronological.)
Jeremiah 46:1 - Jeremiah 51:64 -. PROPHECIES ADDRESSED TO GENTILES.
Jeremiah 51:64. JEREMIAH""S COMMISSION ENDED.
Jeremiah 52:1-34. CONCLUSION.

For the CANONICAL order and place of the Prophets, see Appdx-1, and cp. page 1206, For the CHRONOLOGICAL order of the Prophets, see Appdx-77. For the inter-relation of the prophetic books, see Appdx-78. For references to the Pentateuch in the Prophets, see Appdx-92. For the Canonical order of Jeremiah""s prophecies, see below. For the Chronological order of Jeremiah""s prophecies, see Appdx-83, For the Septuagint version of Jeremiah, see Appdx-84.

The prophecies of Jeremiah do not profess to be given in chronological order (see Appdx-83 ); nor is there any reason why they should be so given. Why, we ask, should modern critics first assume that they ought to be, and then condemn them because they are not ? It is the historical portions, which concern JEHOIAKIM and ZEDEKIAH
, that are chiefly so affected. And, Who was Jehoiakim that his history should be of any importance? Was it not he who "cut up the Word of Jehovah with a penknife, and cast it in the fire"? Why should not his history be "cut up"? ZEDEKIAH rejected the same Word of Jehovah. Why should his history be respected ?

Secular authors take the liberty of arranging their own literary matter as they choose; why should this liberty be denied to the sacred writers? The fact that the canonical and chronological portions have each their own particular Structures, and that both are perfect, shows that both orders have the same Divine Author.

Jeremiah""s prophecy is dated (
Jeremiah 1:2, Jeremiah 1:3) as being "in the days of Josiah ... in the thirteenth year of his reign. It came also in the days of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah ... unto the end of the eleventh year of Zedekiah ... unto the carrying away of Jerusalem captive in the fifth month."

The 13th year of Josiah was 518 B.C. The 11th year of Zedekiah was 477 B.C. Therefore the whole period covered by Jeremiah was 41 years, as shown in Appdx-50, pp. 60, 67, 68, and Appdx-77.

It is highly probable that this period was exactly
forty years the last probationary period (see Appdx-10) vouchsafed by Jehovah, before Jerusalem was destroyed and the Temple burnt.* But, as the month in the thirteenth year of Josiah, at which the Word first came to Jeremiah, is not stated, the whole period has to be shown as above, viz. 41 years.

Having regard to the
Formulae of prophetic utterances (see Appdx-82), there appear to be some fifty-one distinct and clearly marked prophecies, commencing with some such formula as "The word of the LORD came", &c. It would have been well if the book could have been divided into fifty-one chapters (instead of fifty-two) so as to coincide with these. They commence as follows:

I. Jeremiah 1:4.

Jeremiah 21:1

Jeremiah 34:1

XL. Jeremiah 45:1.

Jeremiah 1:11

XV. Jeremiah 24:4.

XXVIII. Jeremiah 34:8.

XLI. Jeremiah 46:1.

Jeremiah 1:13

Jeremiah 25:1

XXIX. Jeremiah 34:12.

Jeremiah 46:13

Jeremiah 2:1

XVII. Jeremiah 26:1.

Jeremiah 34:1

XLIII. Jeremiah 47:1.

V. Jeremiah 3:6.

XVIII. Jeremiah 27:1.

XXXI. Jeremiah 35:12.

XLIV. Jeremiah 48:1.

VI. Jeremiah 7:1.

XIX. Jeremiah 28:12.

Jeremiah 36:1

Jeremiah 49:1

Jeremiah 11:1

XX. Jeremiah 30:1.

Jeremiah 36:27

XLVI. Jeremiah 49:7.

Jeremiah 13:3

XXI. Jeremiah 32:1.

XXXIV. Jeremiah 37:6.

XLVII. Jeremiah 49:23.

IX. Jeremiah 13:8.

XXII. Jeremiah 32:6.

XXXV. Jeremiah 39:15.

XLVIII. Jeremiah 49:28.

X. Jeremiah 14:1.

XXIII. Jeremiah 32:26.

XXXVI. .

XLIX. Jeremiah 49:34.

XI. Jeremiah 16:1.

XXIV. Jeremiah 33:1.

XXXVII. Jeremiah 42:7.

L. Jeremiah 50:1.

XII. Jeremiah 18:1.

XXV. Jeremiah 33:19.

XXXVIII. Jeremiah 43:8.

LI. Jeremiah 51:59.

XIII. Jeremiah 18:5.

Jeremiah 33:23

XXXIX. Jeremiah 44:1.

Like the corresponding period of probation covered by the Acts of the Apostles, before the destruction of the second Temple. The Fig. Ellipsis (Ap. 6) should be repeated in each of these passages, from Jeremiah 47:1 [" The word of Jehovah came to Jeremiah the prophet] against", &c.

Jeremiah 1:1-3. INTRODUCTION. .
Jeremiah 1:1. The Prophet. His Person.
Jeremiah 1:2. The Prophet. His Call. Its time.
Jeremiah 1:3. The Prophet. His Ministry. Its duration

Jeremiah 1:4-19. JEREMIAH""S COMMISSION GIVEN.
Jeremiah 1:4-7. Commission given.
Jeremiah 1:8 -. "Be not afraid".
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, Jeremiah 1:8. "I am with thee".
Jeremiah 1:9-10. "I have this day", &c.
Jeremiah 1:11. Vision (almond tree).
Jeremiah 1:12. Explanation.
Jeremiah 1:13. Vision (seething pot).
Jeremiah 1:14-16. Explanation.
Jeremiah 1:17 -. Commission given.
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, Jeremiah 1:17. "Be not dismayed".
Jeremiah 1:18-19 -. "I have this day", &c.
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, Jeremiah 1:19. "I am with thee".

Jeremiah 2:1 - Jeremiah 20:18. PROPHECIES ADDRESSED TO JEWS. JOSIAH.
Jeremiah 2:1 - Jeremiah 12:17. Proclamations.
Jeremiah 13:12 - Jeremiah 17:18. Symbols.
Jeremiah 17:19-27. Proclamations.
Jeremiah 18:1 - Jeremiah 20:18. Symbols.

Jeremiah 2:1 - Jeremiah 12:17. PROCLAMATIONS. .
Jeremiah 2:18 - Jeremiah 3:11. To Jerusalem. Espousals.
Jeremiah 3:12 - Jeremiah 6:30. Place. Toward the north.
Jeremiah 7:1 - Jeremiah 10:25. Place. In the gate of the Temple.
Jeremiah 11:1 - Jeremiah 12:17. To Judah and Jerusalem. Covenant.

Jeremiah 2:1 - Jeremiah 3:11. TO JERUSALEM. ESPOUSALS.
Jeremiah 2:1-3. Espousals.
Jeremiah 2:4-8. Call to hear. Remonstrance. Past.
Jeremiah 2:9. Pleading. Future.
Jeremiah 2:10-28. Crimination. Idolatry.
Jeremiah 2:29-30. Pleading. Future.
Jeremiah 2:31-32. Call to see. Remonstrance. Past.
Jeremiah 2:33-37. Crimination. Idolatry.

Jeremiah 3:12 - Jeremiah 6:30. PLACE. TOWARD THE NORTH.
Jeremiah 3:12 - Jeremiah 4:2. Israel.
Jeremiah 4:3 - Jeremiah 6:30. Judah.

Jeremiah 3:12 - Jeremiah 4:2. ISRAEL.
Jeremiah 3:12 -. Call to return.
Jeremiah 3:12. Reason.
Jeremiah 3:13. Conditions.
Jeremiah 3:14 -. Call to return.
Jeremiah 3:14-18. Reason.
Jeremiah 3:19-21. Conditions.
Jeremiah 3:22 -. Call to return.
Jeremiah 3:22-25. Return. Reason.
Jeremiah 4:1-2. Conditions.

Jeremiah 3:14-18. THE REASON.
=Jeremiah 3:14-15. Restoration.
Jeremiah 3:16. The Symbol. No longer the Ark.
Jeremiah 3:17. The Reality. The Throne.
Jeremiah 3:18. Restoration.

Jeremiah 4:3 - Jeremiah 6:30. JUDAH.
Jeremiah 4:3-31. Warning. Threatenings. Alarm.
Jeremiah 5:1-31. Investigation.
Jeremiah 6:1-9. Warnings. Threatenings. Alarm.
Jeremiah 6:10-21. Investigation.
Jeremiah 6:22-26. Warnings. Threatenings. Alarm.
Jeremiah 6:27-30. Reprobation.

Jeremiah 4:3-31. WARNINGS. THREATENINGS. AlARM.
Jeremiah 4:3-4. Call to repentance.
Jeremiah 4:5-7. Alarm.
Jeremiah 4:8-18. Call to repentance.
Jeremiah 4:19-31. Alarm.

Jeremiah 4:8-18. CALL TO REPENTANCE.
Jeremiah 4:8 -. Call.
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, Jeremiah 4:8-13. Reason.
Jeremiah 4:14. Call.
Jeremiah 4:15-18. Reason.

Jeremiah 5:1-31. INVESTIGATION. .
Jeremiah 5:1-5. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 5:6. Threatening. Invasion. (Fig.)
Jeremiah 5:7-8. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 5:9. Threatening. Vengeance.
Jeremiah 5:10-13. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 5:14-19. Threatening. Invasion. (Lit.)
Jeremiah 5:20-28. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 5:29-31. Threatening. Vengeance.

Jeremiah 5:20-28. INCRIMINATION.
Jeremiah 5:20-22 -. Call to fear God.
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, Jeremiah 5:22. On account of His power.
Jeremiah 5:23. Rebellion in heart.
Jeremiah 5:24 -. Call. Refused.
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, Jeremiah 5:24. Notwithstanding His bounty.
Jeremiah 5:25-28. Rebellion.

Jeremiah 6:10-21. INVESTIGATION. .
Jeremiah 6:10. Sin. (Part.) Insensibility.
Jeremiah 6:11-12. Threatening. Captivity.
Jeremiah 6:13-15 -. General corruption.
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, Jeremiah 6:15. Threatening. Fall.
Jeremiah 6:16-17. Sin. (Part.) Disobedience.
Jeremiah 6:18-19. Threatening. Retribution.
Jeremiah 6:20. General corruption.
Jeremiah 6:21. Threatening. Fall.

Jeremiah 7:1 - Jeremiah 10:25. PLACE IN GATE OF THE TEMPLE.
Jeremiah 7:1-28. Exhortation.
Jeremiah 7:29 - Jeremiah 8:13. Call for lamentation.
Jeremiah 8:14 - Jeremiah 9:9. Invasion.
Jeremiah 9:10-26. Call for lamentation.
Jeremiah 10:1-16. Exhortation.
Jeremiah 10:17-25. Expulsion.

Jeremiah 7:1-28. EXHORTATION.
Jeremiah 7:1-2. Proclamation.
Jeremiah 7:3-26. Disobedience.
Jeremiah 7:27-28 -. Proclamation.
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, Jeremiah 7:28. Disobedience.

Jeremiah 7:3-26. DISOBEDIENCE. .
Jeremiah 7:3-20. Incrimination. (Shiloh.)
Jeremiah 7:21-26. Incrimination. (Egypt.)

Jeremiah 7:3-20. INCRIMINATION. (SHILOH.)
Jeremiah 7:3 -. Ways and Doings.
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, Jeremiah 7:3. Land.
Jeremiah 7:4. Temple.
Jeremiah 7:5. Ways and Doings.
Jeremiah 7:6. Temple.
Jeremiah 7:7. Land.
Jeremiah 7:8-9. Ways and Doings.
Jeremiah 7:10-11. Temple.
Jeremiah 7:12-16. Land.
Jeremiah 7:17-19. Ways and Doings.
Jeremiah 7:20 -. Temple.
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, Jeremiah 7:20. Land.

Jeremiah 7:21-26. INCRIMINATION. (EGYPT.)
Jeremiah 7:21-22. Command.
Jeremiah 7:23-24. Disobedience.
Jeremiah 7:25. Command.
Jeremiah 7:26. Disobedience.

Jeremiah 7:29 - Jeremiah 8:13. CALL FOR LAMENTATION.
Jeremiah 7:29-31. Incrimination. Pollution of Temple.
Jeremiah 7:32-34; Jeremiah 8:1-3. Threatening. Slaughter.
Jeremiah 8:4-9. Incrimination. Impenitence.
Jeremiah 8:10-11. Threatening. Dispossession.
Jeremiah 8:12 -. Incrimination. Effrontery.
Jeremiah 8:12-13. Threatening. Fall. Cast down.

Jeremiah 7:32 - Jeremiah 8:3. THREATENING .
Jeremiah 7:32 -. Cessation of name.
Jeremiah 7:32. Reason. Temple.
Jeremiah 7:33. Carcases unburned.
Jeremiah 7:34 -. Cessation of joy.
Jeremiah 7:34. Reason.
Jeremiah 8:1-3. Bones unburned. Land.

Jeremiah 8:4-9. INCRIMINATION. IMPENITENCE.
Jeremiah 8:4-5. Question.
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, Jeremiah 8:5-7. Answer.
Jeremiah 8:8 -. Question.
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, Jeremiah 8:8-9 -. Answer.
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, Jeremiah 8:9. Question.

Jeremiah 8:14 - Jeremiah 9:9. INVASION.
Jeremiah 8:14-16. The Prophet. Sorrow.
Jeremiah 8:17. Jehovah. Threatening.
Jeremiah 8:18. The Prophet. sorrow.
Jeremiah 8:19. Jehovah. Threatening.
Jeremiah 8:20 - Jeremiah 9:9. The Prophet. Sorrow.

Jeremiah 8:20 - Jeremiah 9:9. THE PROPHET. SORROW.
Jeremiah 8:20 - Jeremiah 9:2 -. The Prophet""s sorrow.
Jeremiah 9:2-9. The reasons for it.

- Jeremiah 9:2-9. THE REASONS FOR THE PROPHETS SORROW.
=Jeremiah 9:2-6. Incrimination. Deceit.
Jeremiah 9:7. Threatening. Trial.
Jeremiah 9:8. Incrimination. Deceit.
Jeremiah 9:9. Threatening. Vengeance.

Jeremiah 9:10-26. CALL FOR LAMENTATION.
Jeremiah 9:10. Lamentation.
Jeremiah 9:11. Threatening. Places.
Jeremiah 9:12-14. The wise. Call.
Jeremiah 9:15-16. Dispersion among nations.
Jeremiah 9:17-21. Lamentation.
Jeremiah 9:22. Threatening. Persons.
Jeremiah 9:23-24. The wise. Exhortation.
Jeremiah 9:25-26. Dispersion with the nations.

Jeremiah 10:1-16. EXHORTATION.
Jeremiah 10:1-5. Idolatry.
Jeremiah 10:6-7. Jehovah the true God.
Jeremiah 10:8. Stupidity of idolaters.
Jeremiah 10:9. Idolatry.
Jeremiah 10:10-13. Jehovah the true God.
Jeremiah 10:14-16. Stupidity of idolaters.

Jeremiah 11:1 - Jeremiah 12:17. PROPHECIES TO JUDAH AND JERUSALEM.
Jeremiah 11:1-14. Against the People.
Jeremiah 11:15-17. The beloved People threatened.
Jeremiah 11:18 - Jeremiah 12:6. Against the men of Anathoth.
Jeremiah 12:7-17. The beloved People threatened.

Jeremiah 11:1-4. PROPHECIES AGAINST THE PEOPLE.
Jeremiah 11:1-8 -. Covenant disobeyed.
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, Jeremiah 11:8. Threatening.
Jeremiah 11:9-10. Covenant broken.
Jeremiah 11:11-14. Threatening.

Jeremiah 11:18 - Jeremiah 12:6. PROPHECIES AGAINST THE MEN OF ANATHOTH.
Jeremiah 12:7-17. THE BELOVED PEOPLE THREATENED.
Jeremiah 12:7-13. The beloved People. Themselves.
Jeremiah 12:14-17. The beloved People. Their enemies.

Jeremiah 13:1 - Jeremiah 17:18. SYMBOLS.
Jeremiah 13:1-27. Symbolical. Girdle. Bottles.
Jeremiah 14:1 - Jeremiah 15:21. Literal. Drought.
Jeremiah 16:1-21. Symbolical. No wife.
Jeremiah 17:1-18. Literal. Sin of Judah.

Jeremiah 13:1-27. SYMBOLS. GIRDLE. BOTTLES.
Jeremiah 13:1-11. The Girdle.
Jeremiah 13:12-14. The Bottles.
Jeremiah 13:15-27. The Signification.

Jeremiah 13:1-11. THE GIRDLE.
Jeremiah 13:1-7 -. The Girdle caused to cleave.
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, Jeremiah 13:7 -. Girdle marred. Symbol.
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, Jeremiah 13:7. Girdle useless.
Jeremiah 13:8-9. People marred.
Jeremiah 13:10. People useless. Signification.
Jeremiah 13:11. The People caused to cleave.

Jeremiah 13:12-14. THE BOTTLES.
Jeremiah 13:12. Symbol. Bottles filled.
Jeremiah 13:13-14. Signification. People filled.

Jeremiah 13:12 the LORD God of Israel. See note on Jeremiah 11:3.

Jeremiah 13:15-27. THE SIGNIFICATION.
Jeremiah 13:15-20. Pride.
Jeremiah 13:21-27. Punishment.

Jeremiah 13:15-20. PRIDE.
Jeremiah 13:15-17 -. Exhortation.
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, Jeremiah 13:17. Jehovah""s flock.
Jeremiah 13:18-19. Exhortation.
Jeremiah 13:20. Jehovah""s flock.

Jeremiah 13:21-27. PUNISHMENT.
Jeremiah 13:21 -. Question. "What...?"
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, Jeremiah 13:21. Answer. Reason.
Jeremiah 13:22 -. Question. "Wherefore...?"
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, Jeremiah 13:22-27. Answer. Reason.

Jeremiah 14:1 - Jeremiah 15:21. LITERAL DROUGHT.
Jeremiah 14:1-6. Mourning of Judah.
Jeremiah 14:7 - Jeremiah 15:21. Intercession.

Jeremiah 14:7 - Jeremiah 15:24. INTERCESSION.
Jeremiah 14:7-9. Deprecation. Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 14:10-12. Rejection. Jehovah.
Jeremiah 14:13-18. Prophets. (False.)
Jeremiah 14:19-22. Depreciation. Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 15:1-9. Rejection. Jehovah.
Jeremiah 15:10-21. Prophets. (True.)

Jeremiah 14:13-18. PROPHETS. (FALSE.)
Jeremiah 14:13. Jeremiah""s complaint.
Jeremiah 14:14-18. Jehovah""s answer. Threatening.

Jeremiah 15:10-21. PROPHETS. (TRUE.)
Jeremiah 15:10. Complaint of Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 15:11-14. Promise of Jehovah.
Jeremiah 15:15-18. Complaint of Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 15:19-21. Promise of Jehovah.

Jeremiah 16:1-21. SYMBOLICAL. NO WIFE.
Jeremiah 16:1-9. Symbol. No wife.
Jeremiah 16:10-21. Signification.

Jeremiah 16:1-9. SYMBOL. NO WIFE.
Jeremiah 16:1-2. Prohibition. Not to marry.
Jeremiah 16:3-4. Reason.
Jeremiah 16:5 -. Prohibition. Not to mourn.
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, Jeremiah 16:5-7. Reason.
Jeremiah 16:8. Prohibition. Not to feast.
Jeremiah 16:9. Reason.

Jeremiah 16:10-21. SIGNIFICATION.
Jeremiah 16:10-13. Threatening. Expulsion.
Jeremiah 16:14-15. Promise. Restoration. (Israel.)
Jeremiah 16:16-18. Threatening. Pursuit.
Jeremiah 16:19-21. Promise. Restoration. (Gentiles.)

Jeremiah 17:1-18. LITERAL. SIN OF JUDAH.
Jeremiah 17:1-2. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 17:3-4. Threatening.
Jeremiah 17:5-8. Trust. False and True.
Jeremiah 17:9-10. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 17:11-14. Trust. False and True.
Jeremiah 17:15-18. Defiance.

Jeremiah 17:5-8. TRUST. FALSE AND TRUE.
Jeremiah 17:5. Curse.
Jeremiah 17:6. Comparison. Heath in desert.
Jeremiah 17:7. Blessing.
Jeremiah 17:8. Comparison. Tree in garden.

Jeremiah 17:11-14. TRUST. FALSE AND TRUE.
Jeremiah 17:11 -. Forsaking. Partridge her eggs.
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, Jeremiah 17:11. False trust.
Jeremiah 17:12-13 -.
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, Jeremiah 17:13-14. True trust. Forsaking. People their God.

Jeremiah 17:19-27. PROPHECIES.
Jeremiah 17:19-22. Jehovah. Command.
Jeremiah 17:23. Disobedience.
Jeremiah 17:24-26. Jehovah. Promise.
Jeremiah 17:27 -. Disobedience.
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, Jeremiah 17:27. Jehovah. Threatening.

Jeremiah 18:1 - Jeremiah 20:18. SYMBOLS.
Jeremiah 18:1-4. Symbol. Potter""s vessel.
Jeremiah 18:5-6. Signification. House of Israel.
Jeremiah 18:7-17. Threatening.
Jeremiah 18:18. Enemies. Plot.
Jeremiah 18:19-23. Jeremiah. Prayer.
Jeremiah 19:1-10. Symbol. Potter""s bottle.
Jeremiah 19:11-13. Signification. People and city.
Jeremiah 19:14-15. Threatening.
Jeremiah 20:1-6. Enemies. Violence.
Jeremiah 20:7-18. Jeremiah. Prayer.

Jeremiah 18:7-17. THREATENING.
Jeremiah 18:7-10. Declaration.
Jeremiah 18:11-17. Application.

Jeremiah 18:7-10. DECLARATION.
Jeremiah 18:7. Concerning pulling down.
Jeremiah 18:8. Condition. Repentance.
Jeremiah 18:9. Concerning building up.
Jeremiah 18:10. Condition. Repentance.

Jeremiah 18:11-17. APPLICATION.
Jeremiah 18:11. Threatening.
Jeremiah 18:12. Departure.
Jeremiah 18:13-16. Departure.
Jeremiah 18:17. Execution.

Jeremiah 18:19-23. JEREMIAH. PRAYER.
Jeremiah 18:19-20. Complaint.
Jeremiah 18:21-22. Imprecation.
Jeremiah 18:23 -. Complaint.
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, Jeremiah 18:23. Imprecation.

Jeremiah 19:1-10. THE POTTER""S PITCHER .
Jeremiah 19:1. Pitcher taken.
Jeremiah 19:2-3. Threatening. (General.)
Jeremiah 19:4. Cause.
Jeremiah 19:5. Cause.
Jeremiah 19:6-9. Threatening. (Particular.)
Jeremiah 19:10. Pitcher broken.

Jeremiah 20:1-6. ENEMIES. VIOLENCE.
Jeremiah 20:1-3 -. Pashur""s violence.
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, Jeremiah 20:3-4. Pashur and Judah. captives.
Jeremiah 20:5. Pashur and Judah:spoils.
Jeremiah 20:6. Pashur""s end.

Jeremiah 20:7-18. JEREMIAH. PRAYER.
Jeremiah 20:7-12. Complaint.
Jeremiah 20:13 -. Praise to Jehovah.
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, Jeremiah 20:13. Praise. Reason for it.
Jeremiah 20:14-18. Complaint.

Jeremiah 20:7-12. COMPLAINT.
Jeremiah 20:7 -. Jehovah. Commission.
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, Jeremiah 20:7-8. Jeremiah. Derision of.
Jeremiah 20:9 -. Jehovah""s word. Resolve made.
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, Jeremiah 20:9. Jehovah""s word. Resolve useless.
Jeremiah 20:10. Jeremiah. Conspiracy against.
Jeremiah 20:11-12. Jeremiah. Support.

Jeremiah 21:1 - Jeremiah 35:19. HISTORY, ETC. JEHOIAKIM.
(Not Chronological.)
Jeremiah 21:1-14. Defeat and Captivity proclaimed.
Jeremiah 22:1 - Jeremiah 23:8. Promise of THE BRANCH.
Jeremiah 23:9-40. Whirlwind. False Prophets. Rejection.
Jeremiah 24:1-10. Captives. Remnant. (Fig.)
Jeremiah 25:1-11. Time. Seventy years.
Jeremiah 25:12-38. Nations. The Cup.
Jeremiah 26:1-24. Proclamation in Temple.
Jeremiah 27:1-22. Nations. Bonds and Yoke.
Jeremiah 28:1-17. Time. Two years.
Jeremiah 29:1-32. Captives and Remnant. (Fig.)
Jeremiah 30:1 - Jeremiah 31:40. Whirlwind. Book. Restoration.
Jeremiah 32:1 - Jeremiah 35:19. Promise of THE BRANCH.
Jeremiah 34:1 - Jeremiah 35:19. Defeat and Captivity proclaimed.

Jeremiah 21:1-14. DEFEAT AND CAPTIVITY PROCLAIMED.
Jeremiah 21:1-7. To the king.
Jeremiah 21:8-10. To the People of the city.
Jeremiah 21:11-12. To the king""s house.
Jeremiah 21:13-14. To the People of the city.

Jeremiah 22:1 - Jeremiah 23:8. PROMISE OF THE BRANCH.
Jeremiah 22:1-30. Individually.
Jeremiah 23:1-8. Collectively.

Jeremiah 22:1-30. INDIVIDUALLY.
Jeremiah 22:1-9. To Jehoiakim.
Jeremiah 22:10-12. Touching Shallum.
Jeremiah 22:13-19. To Jehoaikim.
Jeremiah 22:20-30. Touching Coniah.

Jeremiah 22:1-9. TO JEHOIAKIM.
Jeremiah 22:1-3. Command.
Jeremiah 22:4-5. Consequence.
Jeremiah 22:6-7. Address.
Jeremiah 22:8-9. Consequence.

Jeremiah 23:1-8. COLLECTIVELY.
Jeremiah 23:1-2. Shepherds. Woe to false.
Jeremiah 23:3. Restoration. The remnant.
Jeremiah 23:4-6. Shepherd. The true. The BRANCH.
Jeremiah 23:7-8. Restoration. The Nation.

Jeremiah 23:9-40. WHIRLWIND. FALSE PROPHETS. REJECTION.
Jeremiah 23:9-15. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 23:16-22. Dehortation.
Jeremiah 23:23-29 .Incrimination.
Jeremiah 23:30-40. Threatening.

Jeremiah 24:1-10. CAPTIVES. REMNANT. (FIGS.)
Jeremiah 24:1. Symbol. Two baskets of figs.
Jeremiah 24:2 -. Good figs.
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, Jeremiah 24:2. Bad figs.
Jeremiah 24:3 -. Good figs.
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, Jeremiah 24:3. Bad figs.
Jeremiah 24:4. Signification of Symbol.
Jeremiah 24:5. Captives. (Good figs.)
Jeremiah 24:6-7. For their good.
Jeremiah 24:8. Remnant. (Bad figs.)
Jeremiah 24:9-10. For their evil.

Jeremiah 25:1-11. TIME. SEVENTY YEARS.
Jeremiah 25:1-2. Time of the prophecy.
Jeremiah 25:3-4. Messengers from Jehovah.
Jeremiah 25:5-7. Disobedience. The cause.
Jeremiah 25:8. Disobedience. The consequence.
Jeremiah 25:9-11 -. Messengers from Babylon.
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, Jeremiah 25:11. Duration of the prophecy.

Jeremiah 25:12-38. NATIONS. THE CUP.
Jeremiah 25:12-14. Literal.
Jeremiah 25:15-29. Symbol. The Cup.
Jeremiah 25:30-33. Literal.
Jeremiah 25:34-38. Symbols. Shepherds and Folds.


Jeremiah 26:1-24. PROCLAMATION IN THE TEMPLE.
Jeremiah 26:1-6. Jeremiah""s mission.
Jeremiah 26:7-9. Opposition.
Jeremiah 26:10-11. Defense. Princes.
Jeremiah 26:12-15. Jeremiah""s message.
Jeremiah 26:16-23. Contention.
Jeremiah 26:24. Defense. Ahikam.

Jeremiah 26:1-6. JEREMIAH""S MISSION.
Jeremiah 26:1-2. Jehovah""s house. Message.
Jeremiah 26:3 -. Obedience.
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, Jeremiah 26:3. Promise.
Jeremiah 26:5. Disobedience.
Jeremiah 26:6. Jehovah""s house. Message.

Jeremiah 26:16-24. CONTENTION.
Jeremiah 26:16-17. Defenders. Princes.
Jeremiah 26:18. Case of Micah.
Jeremiah 26:19. Conduct of Hezekiah.
Jeremiah 26:20. Case of Urijah.
Jeremiah 26:21-23. Conduct of Jehoiakim.
Jeremiah 26:24. Defender. Ahikam.

Jeremiah 27:1-22. NATIONS. BONDS AND YOKES.
Jeremiah 27:1-7 -. Nations to serve Babylon.
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, Jeremiah 27:7. For a limited time.
Jeremiah 27:8. Exhortation. Nations.
Jeremiah 27:9-11. Dehortation.
Jeremiah 27:12-13. Exhortation. Zedekiah.
Jeremiah 27:14-15. Dehortation.
Jeremiah 27:16 -. Exhortation. Priests and People.
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, Jeremiah 27:16-17. Dehortation.
Jeremiah 27:18-22 -. Remaining vessels to go to Babylon.
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, Jeremiah 27:22. For a limited time

Jeremiah 28:1-17. TIME. TWO YEARS.
Jeremiah 28:1-4. Hananiah. (False prophet.)
Jeremiah 28:5-9. Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 28:10-11. Hananiah. (False prophet.)
Jeremiah 28:12-17. Jeremiah.

Jeremiah 29:1-32. CAPTIVES AND REMNANT.
Jeremiah 29:1-7. Letter of Jeremiah to the Captivity.
Jeremiah 29:8-9. Dehortation. False prophets.
Jeremiah 29:10-14. Prophecy to captives. Good.
Jeremiah 29:15. Dehortation. False prophets.
Jeremiah 29:16-19. Prophecy to residue. Evil.
Jeremiah 29:20-29. Dehortation. False prophets.
Jeremiah 29:30-32. Message of Jehovah to the Captivity.

Jeremiah 30:1 - Jeremiah 31:40. BOOK. RESTORATION.
Jeremiah 30:1-17. Book.
Jeremiah 30:18. City. Rebuilding.
Jeremiah 30:19 - Jeremiah 31:1. People. Restoration.
Jeremiah 31:2-26. Vision.
Jeremiah 31:27-37. People. Restoration.
Jeremiah 31:38-40. City. Rebuilding.

Jeremiah 30:1-17. BOOK.
Jeremiah 30:1-2. Words.
Jeremiah 30:3. Restoration. General.
Jeremiah 30:4. Words.
Jeremiah 30:5-17. Restoration. Particular.

Jeremiah 30:5-17. RESTORATION. PARTICULAR.
Jeremiah 30:5-7 -. Tribulation.
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, Jeremiah 30:7-10. Restoration.
Jeremiah 30:11. Jehovah the Saviour.
Jeremiah 30:12-15. Tribulation.
Jeremiah 30:16. Retaliation.
Jeremiah 30:17. Jehovah the Healer.

Jeremiah 30:19 - Jeremiah 31:1. PEOPLE. RESTORATION.
Jeremiah 30:19-21. Blessings.
Jeremiah 30:22. People accepted.
Jeremiah 30:23-24. Judgment.
Jeremiah 31:1. People. accepted.

Jeremiah 31:2-26. VISION.
Jeremiah 31:2-7. Joy.
Jeremiah 31:8. Restoration.
Jeremiah 31:9. Sorrow ended.
Jeremiah 31:10-14. Joy.
Jeremiah 31:15-17. Restoration.
Jeremiah 31:18-22. Sorrow ended.
Jeremiah 31:23. Blessing.
Jeremiah 31:24. Restoration.
Jeremiah 31:25-26. Sorrow ended.

Jeremiah 31:27-37. PEOPLE. RESTORATION.
Jeremiah 31:27. Seed. Prophecy.
Jeremiah 31:28. Destruction and renovation.
Jeremiah 31:29-30. Proverb.
Jeremiah 31:31-33. Old and New Covenant.
Jeremiah 31:34. Teaching.
Jeremiah 31:35-37. Seed. Fulfilment.

Jeremiah 32:1 - Jeremiah 33:26. PROMISE OF THE BRANCH.
Jeremiah 32:1-44. The first "word". Restoration of the Land. (In prison.) Tenth year of Zedekiah.
Jeremiah 33:1-26. The second "word". Restoration of the People. (In prison.)

Jeremiah 32:1-44. THE FIRST WORD.
Jeremiah 32:1-5. Question of Zedekiah.
Jeremiah 32:6-44. Answer of Jeremiah.

Jeremiah 32:6-44. ANSWER TO JEREMIAH.
Jeremiah 32:6-14. Symbol. Purchase of the field.
Jeremiah 32:15. Signification. Repossession.
Jeremiah 32:16-35. Symbol. Purchase of the field.
Jeremiah 32:36-44. Signification. Repossession.

Jeremiah 32:6-14. SYMBOL. PURCHASE OF THE FIELD
Jeremiah 32:6-7. The word of Jehovah. Coming.
Jeremiah 32:8 -. The field. Request.
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, Jeremiah 32:8. The word of Jehovah. Known.
Jeremiah 32:9-14. The field. Compliance.

Jeremiah 32:16-35. THE SYMBOL.
Jeremiah 32:16-17. Prayer. Omnipotence.
Jeremiah 32:18-23. Past mercies. Remembered.
Jeremiah 32:24-25. Invasion.
Jeremiah 32:26-27. Prayer. Answered. Omnipotence.
Jeremiah 32:28-29. Invasion.
Jeremiah 32:30-35. Future judgments. Foretold.

Jeremiah 32:36-44. SIGNIFICATION. REPOSSESSION.
Jeremiah 32:36. City.
Jeremiah 32:37-41. Its restoration.
Jeremiah 32:42. People.
Jeremiah 32:43-44. Their repossession.

Jeremiah 33:1-26. SECOND WORD. RESTORATION.
Jeremiah 33:1-14. The word of Jehovah.
Jeremiah 33:15-18. The Branch of Jehovah.
Jeremiah 33:19-26. The faithfulness of Jehovah.

Jeremiah 33:1-14. THE WORD OF JEHOVAH.
Jeremiah 33:1-5. The desolate houses.
Jeremiah 33:6. Blessings. Health and cure.
Jeremiah 33:7-9. Restoration. "As at the first."
Jeremiah 33:10. The desolate cities. (Judah.)
Jeremiah 33:11 -. Blessings. Joy and gladness.
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, Jeremiah 33:11. Restoration. "As at the first."
Jeremiah 33:12 -. The desolate cities. (Judah and Benjamin.)
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, Jeremiah 33:12-13 Blessings. Peace and quitness.
Jeremiah 33:14. Restoration.

Jeremiah 33:15-18. THE BRANCH OF JEHOVAH.
Jeremiah 33:15. The Branch raised up.
Jeremiah 33:16. Blessing. Salvation brought.
Jeremiah 33:17. Heir of David not lacking.
Jeremiah 33:18. Blessing. Worship secured.

Jeremiah 33:19-26. THE FAITHFULNESS OF JEHOVAH.
Jeremiah 33:19-20. Tokens. Day and night.
Jeremiah 33:21. Covenant with David.
Jeremiah 33:22 -. Tokens. Stars and sand.
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, Jeremiah 33:22. Seed of David.
Jeremiah 33:23-25. Tokens. Day and night.
Jeremiah 33:26. Union of Israel and Judah.

Jeremiah 34:1 - Jeremiah 35:19. DEFEAT AND CAPTIVITY OF ZEDEKIAH PROCLAIMED.
Jeremiah 34:1-7. Threatening to Zedekiah.
Jeremiah 34:8-16. Illustration. (Negative.) Covenant of king and princes broken.
Jeremiah 34:17 -. Incrimination of People.
Jeremiah 34:17-22. Threatening to nation.
Jeremiah 35:1-11. Illustration. (Positive.) Command of Jonadab to Rechabites kept.
Jeremiah 35:12-16. Incrimination of people.
Jeremiah 35:17-19. Threatening to the nation.

Jeremiah 34:1-7. THREATENING TO ZEDEKIAH.
Jeremiah 34:1-2. City and cities given to Nebuchadnezzar.
Jeremiah 34:3. Zedekiah. Captivity.
Jeremiah 34:4-5. Zedekiah. Death.
Jeremiah 34:6-7. City and cities besieged by Nebuchadnezzar.

Jeremiah 34:8-16. ILLUSTRATION. (NEGATIVE). COVENANT OF ZEDEKIAH AND PRINCES. BROKEN.
Jeremiah 34:8-10. Covenant of Zedekiah and princes with servants.
Jeremiah 34:11. Breach of the covenant by the king and princes.
Jeremiah 34:12-15. Covenant of Jehovah with the nation.
Jeremiah 34:16. Breach of the covenant by the nation.

Jeremiah 34:17-22. THREATENING OF THE PEOPLE.
=Jeremiah 34:17. The People.
Jeremiah 34:18-20. The Princes.
Jeremiah 34:21. The king.
Jeremiah 34:22. The people and cities.

Jeremiah 35:1-11. ILLUSTRATION. (POSITIVE.) COMMAND OF JONADAB TO HIS SONS. KEPT
Jeremiah 35:1-2. Command of Jehovah to Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 35:3-5. Obedience of Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 35:6-7. Command of Jonadab to Rechabites.
Jeremiah 35:8-11. Obedience of Rechabites.

Jeremiah 35:12-16. INCRIMINATION OF THE PEOPLE.
Jeremiah 35:12-13. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 35:14 -. Obedience of the Rechabites.
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, Jeremiah 35:14 -. Incrimination. `- Jeremiah 35:14. Disobedience of the nation.
Jeremiah 35:15 -. Incrimination.
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, Jeremiah 35:15. Disobedience of the nation.
Jeremiah 35:16 -. Incrimination.
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, Jeremiah 35:16. Disobedience of the nation.

Jeremiah 35:17-19. THREATENING OF THE NATION.
Jeremiah 35:17 -. Threatening to the nation.
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, Jeremiah 35:17. Cause. Disobedience to Jehovah.
Jeremiah 35:18 -. Blessing of the Rechabites.
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, Jeremiah 35:18-19. Cause. Obedience to Jonadab.

Jeremiah 36:1-32. BARUCH. MISSION TO JEHOIAKIM.
Jeremiah 36:1-3. Command to Jehovah.
Jeremiah 36:4. Obedience of Jeremiah. The first
Jeremiah 36:5-7. Command of Jeremiah. Scroll.
Jeremiah 36:8-10. Obedience of Baruch.
Jeremiah 36:11-13. Scroll reported to princes.
Jeremiah 36:14. Roll brought.
Jeremiah 36:15. Roll read.
Jeremiah 36:16. Fear.
Jeremiah 36:17-18. Jeremiah and Baruch.
Jeremiah 36:19. Their concealment.
Jeremiah 36:20. Scroll reported to the king.
Jeremiah 36:21 -. Roll brought.
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, Jeremiah 36:21-23. Roll destroyed.
Jeremiah 36:24-25. No fear.
Jeremiah 36:26 -. Jeremiah and Baruch.
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, Jeremiah 36:26. Their concealment.
Jeremiah 36:27-28. Jeremiah. Command.
Jeremiah 36:29. Jehoiakim. Incrimination. The second
Jeremiah 36:30-31. Jehoiakim. Threatening. Scroll.
Jeremiah 36:32. Jeremiah. Obedience.

Jeremiah 37:1 - Jeremiah 45:5. HISTORY, ETC. ZEDEKIAH.
Jeremiah 37:1 - Jeremiah 38:28. Jeremiah. Persecution and deliverance.
Jeremiah 39:1-9. City taken.
Jeremiah 39:10 - Jeremiah 44:30. People taken, and left.
Jeremiah 45:1-5. Jeremiah. Prophecy to Baruch. (Sorrow and assurance.)

Jeremiah 37:1 - Jeremiah 38:28. JEREMIAH, ETC.
Jeremiah 37:1-20. Public message.
Jeremiah 37:21. In court of the prison.
Jeremiah 38:1-6. Accusation. Persecutors
Jeremiah 38:7-13. Defence. of Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 38:14-27. Private conference.
Jeremiah 38:28. In court of the prison.

Jeremiah 37:1-20. PUBLIC MESSAGE.
Jeremiah 37:1-2. Words of Jeremiah. Disobedience.
Jeremiah 37:3. Message from Zedekiah to Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 37:4. Jeremiah:not in prison.
Jeremiah 37:5. Departure of Chaldeans.
Jeremiah 37:6-10. Words of Jeremiah. Threatening.
Jeremiah 37:11-14. Departure of Chaldeans.
Jeremiah 37:15. Jeremiah in prison.
Jeremiah 37:16-20. Message from Jeremiah to Zedekiah.

Jeremiah 38:1-13. PERSECUTION OF JEREMIAH.
Jeremiah 38:1-4. Jeremiah. Accusation by princes.
Jeremiah 38:5. Zedekiah. Permission for imprisonment.
Jeremiah 38:6 -. The dungeon.
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, Jeremiah 38:6. Sinking in the mire.
Jeremiah 38:7-9. Jeremiah. Defence by Ebed-melech.
Jeremiah 38:10. Zedekiah. Command for release.
Jeremiah 38:11-12. The dungeon.
Jeremiah 38:13. Drawing out of the mire.

Jeremiah 38:14-27. PRIVATE CONFERENCE.
Jeremiah 38:17-27. CONFERENCE.
Jeremiah 38:17-18. Alternatives.
Jeremiah 38:19. Fear of the People. Expressed.
Jeremiah 38:20-23. Alternatives.
Jeremiah 38:24-27. Fear of the princes. Implied.

Jeremiah 39:1-9. THE CITY TAKEN.
Jeremiah 39:1. Nebuchadnezzar.
Jeremiah 39:2. Taking of the city.
Jeremiah 39:3. Nebuchadnezzar""s princes.
Jeremiah 39:4-9. Taking of Zedekiah

Jeremiah 39:10 - Jeremiah 44:30. THE PEOPLE TAKEN, AND LEFT.
Jeremiah 39:10. The poor of the People.
Jeremiah 39:11-14. Jeremiah. Liberation commanded.
Jeremiah 39:15-18. Promise to Ebed-melech.
Jeremiah 40:1-6. Jeremiah. Liberation effected.
Jeremiah 40:7 - Jeremiah 44:30. The poor of the People.

Jeremiah 40:7 - Jeremiah 44:30. THE POOR OF THE PEOPLE.
Jeremiah 40:7 - Jeremiah 41:15. Under Gedaliah in the land.
Jeremiah 41:16 - Jeremiah 43:7. Under Johanan in the land.
Jeremiah 43:8 - Jeremiah 44:30. Under Jouanan in Egypt.

Jeremiah 40:7 - Jeremiah 41:15. UNDER GEDALIAH IN THE LAND.
Jeremiah 40:7. Gedaliah. Administration.
Jeremiah 40:8. Ishmael""s visit.
Jeremiah 40:9-10. Invitation of Gedaliah.
Jeremiah 40:11. Gedaliah. Administration.
Jeremiah 40:12. Invitation. Accepted.
Jeremiah 40:13 - Jeremiah 41:15. Ishmael""s treachery.

Jeremiah 40:13 - Jeremiah 41:15. ISHMAEL""S TREACHERY.
Jeremiah 40:13-16. Treachery. Discovered.
Jeremiah 41:1-15. Treachery. Avenged.

Jeremiah 40:13-16. TREACHERY. DISCOVERED.
Jeremiah 40:13-14 -. Johanan reveals the plot to Gedaliah.
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, Jeremiah 40:14. Gedaliah""s disbelief.
Jeremiah 40:15. Johanan""s advice to Gedaliah.
Jeremiah 40:16. Gedaliah""s disapproval.

Jeremiah 41:1-15. TREACHERY. AVENGED.
Jeremiah 41:1-9. Ishmael""s treachery.
Jeremiah 41:10 -. Captives taken.
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, Jeremiah 41:10. Ammonites.
Jeremiah 41:11-12. Ishmael""s treachery.
Jeremiah 41:13-14. Captives rescued.
Jeremiah 41:15. Ammonites.

Jeremiah 41:16 - Jeremiah 43:7. UNDER JOHANAN IN THE LAND.
Jeremiah 41:16-18. Intention to go to Egypt.
Jeremiah 42:1-3. Supplication to Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 42:4. Jeremiah. Answer promised.
Jeremiah 42:5-6. Supplication to Jeremiah.
Jeremiah 42:7-22. Jeremiah. Answer given.
Jeremiah 43:1-7. Intention carried out.

Jeremiah 42:7-22. JEREMIAH. ANSWER GIVEN.
Jeremiah 42:7-9. Supplication made.
Jeremiah 42:10. Abiding.
Jeremiah 42:11-12. Promise.
Jeremiah 42:13-14. Departing.
Jeremiah 42:15-18. Warning.
Jeremiah 42:19-22. Supplication answered.

Jeremiah 42:19-22. SUPPLICATION. ANSWERED.
Jeremiah 42:19 -. Prohibition.
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, Jeremiah 42:19. Admonition.
Jeremiah 42:20. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 42:21. Declaration.
Jeremiah 42:22. Threatening.

Jeremiah 43:1-7. INTENTION CARRIED OUT.
Jeremiah 43:1-3. Johanan. Contradiction. Words.
Jeremiah 43:4. The People. Disobedience.
Jeremiah 43:5-6. Johanan. Disobedience. Action.
Jeremiah 43:7. The People. Disobedience.

Jeremiah 43:8 - Jeremiah 44:30. UNDER JOHANAN IN EGYPT.
Jeremiah 43:8-10. Sign. Great stones.
Jeremiah 43:11-13. Threatening.
Jeremiah 44:1-14 -. Idolatry. Declaration.
Jeremiah 44:-14. Escape of ramnant.
Jeremiah 44:15-27. Idolatry. Discussion.
Jeremiah 44:28. Escape of ramnant.
Jeremiah 44:29. Sign. Punishment.
Jeremiah 44:30. Threatening.

Jeremiah 43:11-13. THREATENING.
Jeremiah 43:11. Land of Egypt.
Jeremiah 43:12 -. Gods of Egypt.
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, Jeremiah 43:12. Land of Egypt.
Jeremiah 43:13. Gods of Egypt.

Jeremiah 44:1-14 -. IDOLATRY. DECLARATION.
Jeremiah 44:1-2. Infliction. Past. Jehovah, &c.
Jeremiah 44:3. Provocation. Incense.
Jeremiah 44:4. Remonstrance.
Jeremiah 44:5. Disregard.
Jeremiah 44:6-7 -. Infliction. Past. Jehovah, &c.
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, Jeremiah 44:7-8. Provocation. Incense.
Jeremiah 44:9. Remonstrance.
Jeremiah 44:10. Disregard.
Jeremiah 44:11-14. Infliction. Future.

Jeremiah 44:15-27. IDOLATRY. DISCUSSION.
Jeremiah 44:15-17 -. Answer to the People.
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, Jeremiah 44:17-19. Reason.
Jeremiah 44:20-25. Answer. Jeremiah""s reply.
Jeremiah 44:26-27. Reason.

Jeremiah 45:1-5. BARUCH.
Jeremiah 45:1-2. Word of Jehovah to Baruch.
Jeremiah 45:3. What Baruch had said.
Jeremiah 45:4. Word of Jehovah to Baruch.
Jeremiah 45:5 -. What Baruch sought.
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, Jeremiah 45:5. Word of Jehovah to Baruch.

Jeremiah 46:1 - Jeremiah 51:64. PROPHECIES ADDRESSED TO GENTILES.
Jeremiah 46:1-25. Egypt. South.
Jeremiah 47:1-7. Philistines. West.
Jeremiah 48:1 - Jeremiah 49:6. Moab and Ammon. East and south.
Jeremiah 49:7-22. Edom. South.
Jeremiah 49:23-27. Damascus. North.
Jeremiah 49:28-33. Kedar and Hazor. North.
Jeremiah 49:34-39. Elam. East.
Jeremiah 50:1 - Jeremiah 51:64 -. Babylon. East.

Jeremiah 46:1-28. EGYPT.
Jeremiah 46:1-2. Egypt. Proclamation.
Jeremiah 46:3-12. Its overflow.
Jeremiah 46:13-26. Means employed.
Jeremiah 46:27-28. Israel. Encouragement.

Jeremiah 46:3-12. EGYPT. ITS OVERTHROW.
Jeremiah 46:3-4. Call to battle.
Jeremiah 46:5-6. Dismay of Egypt.
Jeremiah 46:7-8. Boast of Egypt.
Jeremiah 46:9. Call to battle.
Jeremiah 46:10. Vengeance of Jehovah.
Jeremiah 46:11-12. Fall of Egypt.

Jeremiah 46:13-26. MEANS EMPLOYED.
Jeremiah 46:13-14. Proclamation. Prepare.
Jeremiah 46:15-17. Fall.
Jeremiah 46:18-19. Proclamation. Prepare.
Jeremiah 46:20-26. Fall.

Jeremiah 46:20-26. FALL OF EGYPT.
Jeremiah 46:20. The north.
Jeremiah 46:21. Mercenaries.
Jeremiah 46:22-23. Enemies.
Jeremiah 46:24. The North.
Jeremiah 46:25. Multitudes.
Jeremiah 46:26. Enemies.

Jeremiah 46:27-28. ISRAEL. ENCOURAGEMENT.
Jeremiah 46:27 -. Encouragement.
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, Jeremiah 46:27. Reason.
Jeremiah 46:28 -. Encouragement.
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, Jeremiah 46:28. Reason.

Jeremiah 47:1-7. THE PHILISTINES.
Jeremiah 47:1. The word of the Lord against the Philistines.
Jeremiah 47:2 -. Invasion.
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, Jeremiah 47:2. Effect. Mourning.
Jeremiah 47:3 -. Invasion.
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, Jeremiah 47:3. Effect. Feebleness.
Jeremiah 47:4. Invasion.
Jeremiah 47:5 -.Effect.
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, Jeremiah 47:5-7.Mourning. The sword of the Lord against the Philistines.

Jeremiah 48:1 - Jeremiah 49:6. MOAB AND AMMON.
Jeremiah 48:1-47. Moab. The sons of Lot.
Jeremiah 49:1-6. Ammon

Jeremiah 48:1-47. MOAB.
Jeremiah 48:1-46. MOAB""S (THEN) PRESENT STATE.
=Jeremiah 48:1-5. Threatening.
Jeremiah 48:6-10. Flight.
Jeremiah 48:11-28. Condition.
Jeremiah 48:29-39. Character.
Jeremiah 48:40-43. Threatening.
Jeremiah 48:44-46. Flight.

Jeremiah 48:11-39. MOAB""S CONDITION AND CHARACTER.
Jeremiah 48:11. At ease.
Jeremiah 48:12-13. Places.
Jeremiah 48:14-25. Judgments.
Jeremiah 48:26-28. Consequences.
Jeremiah 48:29. In pride.
Jeremiah 48:30-31. Judgments.
Jeremiah 48:32-36. Places.
Jeremiah 48:37-39. Consequences.

Jeremiah 48:14-25. JUDGMENTS.
Jeremiah 48:14. Question.
Jeremiah 48:15-16. Answer.
Jeremiah 48:17-18. Lamentation.
Jeremiah 48:19. Question.
Jeremiah 48:20 -. Answer.
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, Jeremiah 48:20-25. Lamentation.

Jeremiah 49:1-6. AMMON.
Jeremiah 49:1-5. The former state.
Jeremiah 49:6. The latter state.

Jeremiah 49:1-5. THE FORMER STATE.
Jeremiah 49:1. Question. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 49:2. Answer. Threatening.
Jeremiah 49:3. Lamentation.
Jeremiah 49:4. Question. Incrimination.
Jeremiah 49:5. Answer. Threatening.

Jeremiah 49:7-22. EDOM.
Jeremiah 49:7. The procuring cause. Wisdom.
Jeremiah 49:8-13. Desolation.
Jeremiah 49:14-15. Instrumentality.
Jeremiah 49:16. The procuring cause. Pride.
Jeremiah 49:17-18. Desolation.
Jeremiah 49:19-22. Instrumentality.

Jeremiah 49:23-27. DAMASCUS.
Jeremiah 49:23-24. Dismay.
Jeremiah 49:25 -. City of praise.
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, Jeremiah 49:25. City of joy.
Jeremiah 49:26-27. Destruction.

Jeremiah 49:28-33. KEDAR AND HAZOR.
Jeremiah 49:28. Command. Invasion.
Jeremiah 49:29. Property. Tents, &c.
Jeremiah 49:30 -. Advice.
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, Jeremiah 49:30. Reason.
Jeremiah 49:31. Command. Invasion.
Jeremiah 49:32-33. Property. Camels-&c.

Jeremiah 49:34-39. ELAM.
Jeremiah 49:34-38. The former state.
Jeremiah 49:39. The latter state.

Jeremiah 49:34-38. THE FORMER STATE.
Jeremiah 49:34-35. Deliberation.
Jeremiah 49:36. Dispersion.
Jeremiah 49:37. Dismay.
Jeremiah 49:38. Destruction.

Jeremiah 50:1 - Jeremiah 51:64 -. BABYLON.
Jeremiah 50:1. The word of Jehovah to Jeremiah. Declaration.
Jeremiah 50:2-3. Babylon.
Jeremiah 50:4-7. Israel and Judah.
Jeremiah 50:8-16. Babylon.
Jeremiah 50:17-20. Israel.
Jeremiah 50:21-32. Babylon.
Jeremiah 50:33-34. Israel and Judah.
Jeremiah 50:35-46; Jeremiah 51:1-4. Babylon.
Jeremiah 51:5. Israel and Judah.
Jeremiah 51:6-18. Babylon.
Jeremiah 51:19. Judah. (Portion.)
Jeremiah 51:20-33. Babylon.
Jeremiah 51:34-58. Zion and Jerusalem.
Jeremiah 51:59-64 -. The word of Jeremiah to Seraiah Ratification.

Jeremiah 50:8-16. BABYLON
Jeremiah 50:8. Removal.
Jeremiah 50:9-10. Invasion.
Jeremiah 50:11-13. Cause.
Jeremiah 50:14-15 -. Invasion.
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, Jeremiah 50:15. Cause.
Jeremiah 50:16. Flight.

Jeremiah 50:21-32. BABYLON.
Jeremiah 50:21-27 -. Invasion.
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, Jeremiah 50:27. Day of visitation.
Jeremiah 50:28-30. Invasion.
Jeremiah 50:31-32. Day of visitation.

Jeremiah 50:35 - Jeremiah 51:4. BABYLON.
Jeremiah 50:35-38. Sword and drought.
Jeremiah 50:39-40. Depopulation.
Jeremiah 50:41-43. Invasion. Behold.
Jeremiah 50:44. Invasion. Behold.
Jeremiah 50:45-46. Desolation.
Jeremiah 51:1-4. Wind and winnowers.

Jeremiah 51:6-18. BABYLON.
Jeremiah 51:6. Injunction to flee from her.
Jeremiah 51:7. Idolatry. (Symbolic.)
Jeremiah 51:8-9 -. Fall
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, Jeremiah 51:9-10. Injunction to forsake her.
Jeremiah 51:11-16. Fall.
Jeremiah 51:17-18. Idolatry. (Literal.)

Jeremiah 51:20-33. BABYLON.
Jeremiah 51:20-24. Invasion. hammer .
Jeremiah 51:25-26. Desolation.
Jeremiah 51:27-29 -. Invasion. Standard.
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, Jeremiah 51:29. Desolation.
Jeremiah 51:30-32. Invasion. Unassisted.
Jeremiah 51:33. Desolation.

Jeremiah 51:34-58. ZION AND JERUSALEM.
Jeremiah 51:34-35. Babylon. Zion""s incrimination of.
Jeremiah 51:36-38. Zion. Jehovah""s advocacy of.
Jeremiah 51:39. Babylon made drunk.
Jeremiah 51:40-43. Inundation.
Jeremiah 51:44. Babylon. Jehovah""s judgment of.
Jeremiah 51:45-56. Zion. Jehovah""s avengement of.
Jeremiah 51:57. Babylon made drunk.
Jeremiah 51:58. Conflagration.

Jeremiah 51:45-56. ZION. JEHOVAH""S AVENGEMENT OF.
Jeremiah 51:45-46. Command to go forth from Babylon.
Jeremiah 51:47-49. Judgments on images.
Jeremiah 51:50-51. Command to go forth from Babylon.
Jeremiah 51:52-56. Judgments on images.

Jeremiah 51:59-64 -. WORD OF JEREMIAH TO SERAIAH. (RATIFICATION.)
Jeremiah 51:59-60. The book sent.
Jeremiah 51:61. Reading begun.
Jeremiah 51:62. Words spoken.
Jeremiah 51:63 -. Reading ended.
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, Jeremiah 51:63-64 -. The book sunk.

Jeremiah 52:1-34. APPENDIX.
Jeremiah 52:1-3. Zedekiah and Nebuchadnezzar.
Jeremiah 52:4-27. Captivity. The great one.
Jeremiah 52:28-30. Captivities. The three lesser.
Jeremiah 52:31-34. Jehoiakim and Evil-Merodach. Similar to ch. Jeremiah 52:39, but with additional details.

Jeremiah 52:4-27. CAPTIVITY:THE GREAT.
Jeremiah 52:4-5. Jerusalem besieged.
Jeremiah 52:6. Consequence. Famine.
Jeremiah 52:7 -. Jerusalem taken.
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, Jeremiah 52:7. Consequence. Flight.
Jeremiah 52:8-11. Executions at Riblah.
Jeremiah 52:12-14. The Temple burned.
Jeremiah 52:15. The poor taken.
Jeremiah 52:16. The poor left.
Jeremiah 52:17-23. The Temple spoiled.
Jeremiah 52:24-27. Executions at Riblah.


LONGER NOTE ON JEREMIAH CHAPTERS 42-44.

"THE JEWS WHICH DWELL IN THE LAND OP EGYPT" (Jeremiah 44:1).
As the end of the kingdom of Judah drew near, many of the Jews were determined to go into Egypt; and this in spite of the warning given by Jehovah through Jeremiah.

In Jer. 44 we have the latest prophecy concerning those who had gone thither; which declared that they should not escape, but should be consumed there (
Jeremiah 44:27, &c). This prophecy must have been fulfilled concerning that generation; but their successors, or others that subsequently followed, continued there a little longer, until the time came for Egypt itself to fall into the hands of Babylon. Recent discoveries of Papyri in the ruins of Elephantine (an island in the Nile, opposite Assouan), dating from the fifth century B. C, bear witness to two great facts:

(1) That Jews were then dwelling there (in 424-405 B. C). (2) That they were observing the Feast of the Passover, "as it is written in the law of Moses". The importance of these
Papyri lies in the fact that modern critics confidently assert and assume that the greater part of the Pentateuch was not written till after the Exile; and even then neither collectively as a whole, nor separately in its distinctive books. In Appdx-92 it is shown that all through the prophets (who lived at the time of the kings in whose reigns they prophesied) there is a constant reference to the books of the Pentateuch, which conclusively proves that their contents were well known both to the prophets themselves and those whom they addressed.

The Pentateuch, being full of legal expressions, technical ceremonial terms, and distinctive phraseology, affords abundant evidence of the above fact, and makes it easy to call continuous attention to it in the notes of
The Companion Bible.

But there is further evidence found in the Papyri now discovered in the ruins at Elephantine in Upper Egypt.

They show that the Jews who dwelt there had a temple of their own and offered up sacrifices therein. That once, when this their temple was destroyed by the Egyptians, they appealed to the Persian governor of Judah, asking permission to restore it
(Papyrus I). There is a list preserved, registering the contributions towards the upkeep of the temple (containing the names of many ladies).

But the most interesting and important of these
Papyri is one dated in the year 419 B. C, which is a Passover "announcement" of the approaching feast, such as were made from the earliest times to the present day (see Nehemiah 8:15), containing a brief epitome of its laws and requirements. This particular announcement shows that the following passages were well known: Exodus 12:16. Leviticus 23:7, Leviticus 23:8. Numbers 9:1-14. Deuteronomy 16:6.

This
Papyrus has been recently published by Professor Edward Sachau, of Berlin: Aramaische Papyrus und Ostraka aus einer jiidischen Militarkolonie zu Elephantine. Altorientalische Sprachdenkmaler des 5 . Jahrhunderts vor Chr., mit 75 Lichtdrucktafalein.
Leipzig, 1911. A small edition (texts only) by Professor Ungnad, of Jena, is published also under the title of Aramaische Papyrus aus Elephantine.

Nearly 2,400 years, since this announcement by Hananjah to the Jews in Egypt, have gone by. Elephantine is now a heap of ruins. The colony of Jews has passed away (unless the "Falashas" of Abyssinia are their descendants), but the Jewish nation still existsand continues to keep the Passover, a standing witness to their truth of holy Scripture, 44.

"THE JEWS WHICH DWELL IN THE LAND OP EGYPT" (
Jeremiah 44:1).
As the end of the kingdom of Judah drew near, many of the Jews were determined to go into Egypt; and this in spite of the warning given by Jehovah through Jeremiah.

In Jer. 44 we have the latest prophecy concerning those who had gone thither; which declared that they should not escape, but should be consumed there (
Jeremiah 44:27, &c). This prophecy must have been fulfilled concerning that generation; but their successors, or others that subsequently followed, continued there a little longer, until the time came for Egypt itself to fall into the hands of Babylon. Recent discoveries of Papyri in the ruins of Elephantine (an island in the Nile, opposite Assouan), dating from the fifth century B. C, bear witness to two great facts:

(1) That Jews were then dwelling there (in 424-405 B. C). (2) That they were observing the Feast of the Passover, "as it is written in the law of Moses". The importance of these
Papyri lies in the fact that modern critics confidently assert and assume that the greater part of the Pentateuch was not written till after the Exile; and even then neither collectively as a whole, nor separately in its distinctive books. In Appdx-92 it is shown that all through the prophets (who lived at the time of the kings in whose reigns they prophesied) there is a constant reference to the books of the Pentateuch, which conclusively proves that their contents were well known both to the prophets themselves and those whom they addressed.

The Pentateuch, being full of legal expressions, technical ceremonial terms, and distinctive phraseology, affords abundant evidence of the above fact, and makes it easy to call continuous attention to it in the notes of
The Companion Bible.

But there is further evidence found in the Papyri now discovered in the ruins at Elephantine in Upper Egypt.

They show that the Jews who dwelt there had a temple of their own and offered up sacrifices therein. That once, when this their temple was destroyed by the Egyptians, they appealed to the Persian governor of Judah, asking permission to restore it
(Papyrus I). There is a list preserved, registering the contributions towards the upkeep of the temple (containing the names of many ladies).

But the most interesting and important of these
Papyri is one dated in the year 419 B. C, which is a Passover "announcement" of the approaching feast, such as were made from the earliest times to the present day (see Nehemiah 8:15), containing a brief epitome of its laws and requirements. This particular announcement shows that the following passages were well known: Exodus 12:16. Leviticus 23:7, Leviticus 23:8. Numbers 9:1-14. Deuteronomy 16:6.

This
Papyrus has been recently published by Professor Edward Sachau, of Berlin: Aramaische Papyrus und Ostraka aus einer jiidischen Militarkolonie zu Elephantine. Altorientalische Sprachdenkmaler des 5 . Jahrhunderts vor Chr., mit 75 Lichtdrucktafalein.
Leipzig, 1911. A small edition (texts only) by Professor Ungnad, of Jena, is published also under the title of Aramaische Papyrus aus Elephantine.

Nearly 2,400 years, since this announcement by Hananjah to the Jews in Egypt, have gone by. Elephantine is now a heap of ruins. The colony of Jews has passed away (unless the "Falashas" of Abyssinia are their descendants), but the Jewish nation still exists, and continues to keep the Passover, a standing witness to their truth of holy Scripture,

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Saturday, October 19th, 2019
the Week of Proper 23 / Ordinary 28
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