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Bible Commentaries

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Jeremiah 2

Introduction

Overview

Jeremiah 2:1, God having shewed his former kindness, expostulates with the Jews on their causeless and unexampled revolt; Jeremiah 2:14, They are the causes of their own calamities; Jeremiah 2:18, The sins and idolatries of Judah; Jeremiah 2:35, Her confidence is rejected.

Verse 1

the word: Jeremiah 1:11, Jeremiah 7:1, Jeremiah 23:28, Ezekiel 7:1, Hebrews 1:1, 2 Peter 1:21

Reciprocal: Jeremiah 16:1 - The word Ezekiel 22:3 - and maketh Luke 3:2 - the word

Verse 2

cry: Jeremiah 7:2, Jeremiah 11:6, Jeremiah 19:2, Proverbs 1:20, Proverbs 8:1-4, Isaiah 58:1, Hosea 8:1, Jonah 1:2, Matthew 11:15, Luke 12:13

thee: or, for thy sake

the kindness: Exodus 14:31, Exodus 15:1-20, Ezekiel 16:8, Ezekiel 16:22, Ezekiel 16:60, Ezekiel 23:3, Ezekiel 23:8, Ezekiel 23:19, Hosea 2:15

thine espousals: Exodus 24:3-8, Song of Solomon 3:11, Exodus 16:8

when: Jeremiah 2:6, Deuteronomy 2:7, Deuteronomy 8:2, Deuteronomy 8:15, Deuteronomy 8:16, Nehemiah 9:12-21, Isaiah 63:7-14

Reciprocal: Exodus 3:18 - that we may Numbers 3:15 - General Numbers 20:5 - this evil Joshua 5:6 - walked Psalms 129:1 - from Proverbs 14:34 - Righteousness Song of Solomon 3:6 - this Song of Solomon 8:5 - from the Isaiah 40:6 - Cry Jeremiah 3:4 - the guide Jeremiah 3:14 - for I am married Jeremiah 3:25 - we and our Jeremiah 11:15 - my Jeremiah 31:2 - found Jeremiah 31:32 - although I was Ezekiel 23:4 - they were Hosea 2:2 - Plead with Hosea 2:7 - first Hosea 2:14 - and bring Hosea 9:10 - found Hosea 11:1 - Israel Hosea 11:10 - walk Hosea 13:5 - in the wilderness Malachi 3:4 - as John 3:29 - hath John 7:37 - and cried Hebrews 6:10 - to forget Revelation 2:4 - because Revelation 2:5 - and do

Verse 3

holiness: Exodus 19:5, Exodus 19:6, Deuteronomy 7:6, Deuteronomy 14:2, Deuteronomy 26:19, Zechariah 14:20, Zechariah 14:21, Ephesians 1:4, 1 Peter 2:9

the firstfruits: Exodus 22:29, Exodus 23:16, Numbers 18:12, Amos 6:1, *marg. Romans 11:16, Romans 16:5, James 1:18, Revelation 14:4

all that: Jeremiah 12:14, Jeremiah 50:7, Exodus 4:22, Exodus 4:23, Psalms 81:14, Psalms 81:15, Psalms 105:14, Psalms 105:15, Psalms 105:25-36, Isaiah 41:11, Isaiah 47:6, Joel 1:3, Joel 1:7, Joel 1:8, Zechariah 1:15, Zechariah 2:8, Zechariah 12:2-4, Acts 9:4, Acts 9:5

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 26:2 - That thou shalt Psalms 68:14 - General Isaiah 17:14 - the portion Jeremiah 30:20 - and I Ezekiel 16:8 - thy time Ezekiel 23:4 - they were Hosea 9:10 - found Zechariah 11:5 - hold Malachi 2:11 - profaned Malachi 3:4 - as Hebrews 6:10 - to forget Revelation 2:5 - and do

Verse 4

Hear ye: Jeremiah 5:21, Jeremiah 7:2, Jeremiah 13:15, Jeremiah 19:3, Jeremiah 34:4, Jeremiah 44:24-26, Isaiah 51:1-4, Hosea 4:1, Micah 6:1

all the families: Jeremiah 31:1, Jeremiah 33:24

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 22:19 - Hear thou 2 Chronicles 18:18 - hear the word Psalms 50:7 - Hear Isaiah 5:3 - judge Jeremiah 10:1 - General Jeremiah 36:2 - against Israel Micah 2:7 - named Acts 2:36 - all

Verse 5

What: Jeremiah 2:31, Isaiah 5:3, Isaiah 5:4, Isaiah 43:22, Isaiah 43:23, Micah 6:2, Micah 6:3

are gone: Jeremiah 12:2, Isaiah 29:13, Ezekiel 11:15, Matthew 15:8

walked: Jeremiah 10:8, Jeremiah 10:14, Jeremiah 10:15, Jeremiah 14:22, Deuteronomy 32:21, 1 Samuel 12:21, 2 Kings 17:15, Jonah 2:8, Acts 14:15

and are: Jeremiah 51:17, Jeremiah 51:18, Psalms 115:8, Isaiah 44:9, Romans 1:21

Reciprocal: Genesis 4:6 - General Deuteronomy 32:15 - then he Judges 2:2 - why have 2 Chronicles 25:15 - Why hast thou sought Job 31:5 - walked Job 34:23 - that he Psalms 4:2 - love Psalms 50:7 - Hear Proverbs 27:10 - own Isaiah 1:2 - they have Isaiah 1:4 - gone away backward Isaiah 1:18 - and let us Isaiah 46:12 - that Jeremiah 2:11 - a nation Jeremiah 10:3 - customs Jeremiah 23:16 - they make Ezekiel 14:5 - estranged Amos 2:11 - Is it Malachi 1:2 - Wherein Luke 15:13 - and took Acts 22:7 - why James 2:20 - O vain

Verse 6

Where: Jeremiah 2:8, Jeremiah 5:2, Judges 6:13, 2 Kings 2:14, Job 35:10, Psalms 77:5, Isaiah 64:7

brought us up: Exodus 14:1 - Exodus 15:27, Isaiah 63:9, Isaiah 63:11-13, Hosea 12:13, Hosea 13:4

led us: Jeremiah 2:2, Deuteronomy 8:14-16, Deuteronomy 32:10

the shadow: Job 3:5, Job 10:21, Job 10:22, Psalms 23:4, Matthew 4:16

Reciprocal: Exodus 3:18 - that we may Exodus 15:13 - led Exodus 16:3 - hunger Numbers 20:5 - this evil Deuteronomy 1:19 - through Deuteronomy 8:15 - led thee Isaiah 30:6 - the viper Jeremiah 2:31 - Have I been Jeremiah 9:10 - so Jeremiah 51:43 - a land Hosea 2:3 - a dry Hosea 13:5 - in the wilderness Luke 1:79 - and

Verse 7

brought: Numbers 13:27, Numbers 14:7, Numbers 14:8, Deuteronomy 6:10, Deuteronomy 6:11, Deuteronomy 6:18, Deuteronomy 8:7-9, Deuteronomy 11:11, Deuteronomy 11:12, Nehemiah 9:25, Ezekiel 20:6

a plentiful country: or, the land of Carmel

ye defiled: Jeremiah 3:1, Jeremiah 3:9, Jeremiah 16:18, Leviticus 18:24-28, Numbers 35:33, Numbers 35:34, Deuteronomy 21:23, Psalms 78:58, Psalms 78:59, Psalms 106:38, Psalms 106:39, Ezekiel 36:17, Micah 2:10

Reciprocal: Exodus 3:8 - unto a good Leviticus 18:25 - the land Isaiah 26:10 - in the Jeremiah 3:2 - thou hast Jeremiah 32:30 - children Ezekiel 20:18 - defile Ezekiel 20:28 - they saw Hosea 9:3 - the Lord's Malachi 2:11 - profaned

Verse 8

priests: Jeremiah 2:6, Jeremiah 5:31, Jeremiah 8:10, Jeremiah 8:11, Jeremiah 23:9-15, 1 Samuel 2:12, Isaiah 28:7, Isaiah 29:10, Isaiah 56:9-12, Hosea 4:6

and they that: Jeremiah 8:8, Jeremiah 8:9, Deuteronomy 33:10, Malachi 2:6-9, Luke 11:52, John 8:55, John 16:3, Romans 2:17-24, 2 Corinthians 4:2

the pastors: Jeremiah 10:21, Jeremiah 12:10, Jeremiah 23:1, Jeremiah 23:2

prophets: Jeremiah 23:13, 1 Kings 18:29, 1 Kings 18:22, 1 Kings 18:40

do not: Jeremiah 2:11, Jeremiah 7:8, 1 Samuel 12:21, Isaiah 30:5, Habakkuk 2:18, Matthew 16:26

Reciprocal: Leviticus 10:11 - General Deuteronomy 18:20 - in the name Job 33:27 - it profited Psalms 119:99 - than all Ecclesiastes 5:16 - what Jeremiah 6:13 - and Jeremiah 14:18 - go about Jeremiah 16:11 - Because Jeremiah 22:22 - thy pastors Lamentations 2:14 - prophets Ezekiel 22:26 - priests Ezekiel 34:2 - the shepherds Malachi 2:11 - profaned 2 Timothy 2:14 - to no

Verse 9

I will: Jeremiah 2:29, Jeremiah 2:35, Isaiah 3:13, Isaiah 43:26, Ezekiel 20:35, Ezekiel 20:36, Hosea 2:2, Micah 6:2

with your: Exodus 20:5, Leviticus 20:5

Reciprocal: Psalms 50:7 - Hear Ezekiel 17:20 - plead Acts 22:7 - why

Verse 10

over: or, over to

the isles: Genesis 10:4, Genesis 10:5, Numbers 24:24, 1 Chronicles 1:7, 1 Chronicles 23:1, 1 Chronicles 23:12, Psalms 120:5, Ezekiel 27:6, Daniel 11:30

Kedar: Genesis 25:13

and see: Jeremiah 18:13, Jeremiah 18:14, Judges 19:30, 1 Corinthians 5:1

Reciprocal: 1 Kings 9:9 - Because 1 Kings 11:5 - Ashtoreth Isaiah 23:1 - the land Jeremiah 49:28 - Kedar Ezekiel 5:7 - neither have done Daniel 11:18 - the isles Amos 3:9 - Publish Amos 6:2 - Pass Micah 4:5 - all Matthew 1:11 - Jechonias

Verse 11

a nation: Jeremiah 2:5, Micah 4:5, 1 Peter 1:18

no gods: Jeremiah 16:20, Psalms 115:4, Isaiah 37:19, 1 Corinthians 8:4

changed their glory: Jeremiah 2:8, Deuteronomy 33:29, Psalms 3:3, Psalms 106:20, Romans 1:23

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 31:16 - forsake me Judges 16:23 - Dagon 1 Samuel 4:21 - The glory 2 Kings 1:3 - ye go 2 Kings 22:17 - have forsaken 2 Chronicles 13:9 - no gods Psalms 4:2 - my glory Psalms 81:11 - people Isaiah 43:22 - thou hast been Isaiah 44:9 - and their Jeremiah 2:13 - broken cisterns Jeremiah 2:32 - a maid Jeremiah 5:7 - no gods Jeremiah 16:19 - wherein Ezekiel 5:7 - neither have done Ezekiel 14:5 - estranged Amos 3:9 - Publish Amos 6:2 - Pass Mark 6:6 - marvelled Luke 2:32 - and 1 Corinthians 8:5 - that Ephesians 1:17 - the Father 2 Timothy 2:14 - to no

Verse 12

Jeremiah 6:19, Jeremiah 22:29, Deuteronomy 32:1, Isaiah 1:2, Micah 6:2, Matthew 27:45, Matthew 27:50-53

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 4:26 - I call heaven Deuteronomy 30:19 - I call heaven Ecclesiastes 7:29 - they Isaiah 29:9 - and wonder Jeremiah 5:30 - A wonderful and horrible thing Ezekiel 16:30 - weak Hosea 6:10 - General Galatians 1:6 - so

Verse 13

For my: Jeremiah 2:31, Jeremiah 2:32, Jeremiah 4:22, Jeremiah 5:26, Jeremiah 5:31, Psalms 81:11-13, Isaiah 1:3, Isaiah 5:13, Isaiah 63:8, Micah 2:8, Micah 6:3

forsaken: Jeremiah 2:17, Jeremiah 1:16, Jeremiah 15:6, Judges 10:13, 1 Samuel 12:10

the fountain: Jeremiah 17:13, Jeremiah 18:14, Psalms 36:9, John 4:14, John 7:37, Revelation 21:6, Revelation 22:1, Revelation 22:17

broken cisterns: Jeremiah 2:11, Jeremiah 2:26, Psalms 115:4-8, Psalms 146:3, Psalms 146:4, Ecclesiastes 1:2, Ecclesiastes 1:14, Ecclesiastes 2:11, Ecclesiastes 2:21, Ecclesiastes 2:26, Ecclesiastes 4:4, Ecclesiastes 12:8, Isaiah 44:9-20, Isaiah 46:6, Isaiah 46:7, Isaiah 55:2, 2 Peter 2:17

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 30:19 - I call heaven Judges 10:6 - the gods of the Philistines 1 Samuel 12:21 - vain things 1 Kings 11:33 - they have forsaken 1 Kings 18:18 - in that ye have 2 Kings 21:22 - General 2 Chronicles 21:10 - because 2 Chronicles 29:6 - have forsaken him Psalms 14:3 - all gone Psalms 42:2 - living Ecclesiastes 7:29 - they Song of Solomon 4:15 - a well Isaiah 1:4 - forsaken Isaiah 8:6 - that go softly Isaiah 12:3 - with joy Isaiah 31:1 - stay on horses Isaiah 59:13 - departing Jeremiah 5:19 - Like as Jeremiah 13:25 - because Jeremiah 14:3 - pits Jeremiah 18:13 - virgin Jeremiah 18:15 - my people Jeremiah 19:4 - they have Ezekiel 16:30 - weak Ezekiel 24:12 - wearied Ezekiel 47:1 - waters issued Hosea 1:2 - for Hosea 6:10 - General Jonah 2:8 - General Zephaniah 1:6 - turned Luke 15:13 - and took John 4:10 - living Romans 3:12 - They are Galatians 1:6 - so Hebrews 3:12 - an Revelation 7:17 - shall lead

Verse 14

Israel: Exodus 4:22, Isaiah 50:1

he a homeborn: Genesis 15:3, Ecclesiastes 2:7

spoiled: Heb. become a spoil

Reciprocal: Exodus 21:4 - shall be her Jeremiah 9:19 - we are

Verse 15

young lions: Jeremiah 5:6, Jeremiah 25:30, Jeremiah 50:17, Judges 14:5, Job 4:10, Psalms 57:4, Isaiah 5:29, Hosea 5:14, Hosea 11:10, Hosea 13:7, Hosea 13:8, Amos 3:4, Amos 3:8, Amos 3:12, Nahum 2:11

yelled: Heb. gave out their voice

they made: Isaiah 1:7, Isaiah 24:1, Ezekiel 5:14

his cities: Jeremiah 4:7, Jeremiah 9:11, Jeremiah 26:9, Jeremiah 33:10, Jeremiah 34:22, Jeremiah 44:22, Isaiah 5:9, Isaiah 6:11, Zephaniah 1:18, Zephaniah 2:5, Zephaniah 3:6

Reciprocal: Jeremiah 4:16 - give out Jeremiah 6:8 - lest I Jeremiah 12:8 - crieth out Jeremiah 12:9 - the birds Jeremiah 51:38 - roar Ezekiel 6:6 - the cities 1 Peter 5:8 - as

Verse 16

Also the: 2 Kings 18:21, 2 Kings 23:33, Isaiah 30:1-6, Isaiah 31:1-3

Noph: Jeremiah 46:14, Jeremiah 46:19, Isaiah 19:13, Ezekiel 30:13, Ezekiel 30:16

Tahapanes: Jeremiah 43:7-9, Jeremiah 44:1, Jeremiah 46:14, Tahpanhes

have broken the crown: or, feed on thy crown, Deuteronomy 33:20, Isaiah 1:6, Isaiah 1:7, Isaiah 8:8

Reciprocal: Ezekiel 30:18 - Tehaphnehes

Verse 17

Hast thou: Jeremiah 2:19, Jeremiah 4:18, Leviticus 26:15-46, Numbers 32:23, Deuteronomy 28:15-68, Job 4:8, Isaiah 1:4, Hosea 13:9

in that: Jeremiah 2:13, 1 Chronicles 28:9, 2 Chronicles 7:19, 2 Chronicles 7:20

when he: Deuteronomy 32:19, Psalms 77:20, Psalms 78:53, Psalms 78:54, Psalms 107:7, Psalms 136:16, Isaiah 63:11-14

Reciprocal: Genesis 14:12 - who Genesis 16:8 - whence Genesis 42:21 - we saw 1 Samuel 28:15 - I am sore 2 Chronicles 29:6 - have forsaken him Isaiah 27:8 - thou wilt Jeremiah 1:16 - who have Jeremiah 3:25 - for we have sinned Jeremiah 5:6 - because Jeremiah 5:25 - General Jeremiah 7:19 - they provoke Jeremiah 13:22 - the greatness Jeremiah 14:16 - for Jeremiah 15:6 - forsaken Jeremiah 17:13 - forsaken Jeremiah 19:4 - they have Jeremiah 22:9 - General Jeremiah 44:3 - of their Lamentations 5:16 - woe Ezekiel 18:25 - are Ezekiel 39:24 - General Micah 1:5 - the transgression of Jacob Zephaniah 1:6 - turned Zephaniah 1:17 - because Luke 15:13 - and took

Verse 18

what hast: Jeremiah 2:36, Jeremiah 37:5-10, Isaiah 30:1-7, Isaiah 31:1, Lamentations 4:17, Ezekiel 17:15, Hosea 7:11

Sihor: Joshua 13:3

or what hast: 2 Kings 16:7-9, 2 Chronicles 28:20, 2 Chronicles 28:21, Hosea 5:13

Reciprocal: Genesis 16:8 - whence Judges 2:2 - why have 1 Samuel 15:14 - What meaneth 1 Samuel 28:15 - I am sore 1 Kings 19:9 - What doest thou 1 Chronicles 13:5 - Shihor Psalms 91:11 - in all Isaiah 8:6 - that go softly Isaiah 23:3 - Sihor Jeremiah 31:22 - How Lamentations 5:6 - to the Egyptians Ezekiel 16:28 - General Ezekiel 23:30 - thou hast Ezekiel 29:16 - the confidence

Verse 19

Thine: Jeremiah 2:17, Proverbs 1:31, Proverbs 5:22, Isaiah 3:9, Isaiah 5:5, Isaiah 50:1, Hosea 5:5

and thy: Jeremiah 3:6-8, Jeremiah 3:11-14, Jeremiah 5:6, Jeremiah 8:5, Hosea 4:16, Hosea 11:7, Hosea 14:1, Zechariah 7:11

bitter: Jeremiah 4:18, Job 20:11-16, Amos 8:10

and that my: Jeremiah 5:22, Jeremiah 36:23, Jeremiah 36:24, Psalms 36:1, Romans 3:18

Reciprocal: Genesis 42:21 - we saw Exodus 33:6 - General Numbers 5:18 - the bitter water Ruth 1:5 - Mahlon 1 Samuel 15:14 - What meaneth 1 Kings 9:9 - Because 1 Kings 13:21 - Thus saith 1 Kings 18:18 - in that ye have 2 Chronicles 12:2 - because 2 Chronicles 12:5 - Ye have forsaken me 2 Chronicles 24:20 - because 2 Chronicles 28:6 - because Job 20:14 - his meat Psalms 107:17 - because Psalms 125:5 - As for such Proverbs 13:15 - but Proverbs 14:14 - backslider Isaiah 1:4 - forsaken Isaiah 59:13 - departing Jeremiah 3:14 - O backsliding Jeremiah 3:25 - for we have sinned Jeremiah 7:19 - they provoke Jeremiah 14:7 - for our Jeremiah 15:6 - forsaken Jeremiah 18:15 - my people Jeremiah 19:4 - they have Jeremiah 30:15 - for the Lamentations 5:16 - woe Ezekiel 16:59 - I will Ezekiel 29:16 - the confidence Ezekiel 39:24 - General Hosea 7:2 - their own Hosea 13:9 - thou Micah 1:5 - the transgression of Jacob Zephaniah 1:17 - because

Verse 20

For of: Jeremiah 30:8, Exodus 3:8, Leviticus 26:13, Deuteronomy 4:20, Deuteronomy 4:34, Deuteronomy 15:15, Isaiah 9:4, Isaiah 10:27, Isaiah 14:25, Nahum 1:13

and thou saidst: Exodus 19:8, Exodus 24:3, Deuteronomy 5:27, Deuteronomy 26:17, Joshua 1:16, Joshua 24:16-24, 1 Samuel 12:10

transgress: or, serve

when upon: Jeremiah 3:6, Deuteronomy 12:2, 1 Kings 12:32, Psalms 78:58, Isaiah 57:5-7, Ezekiel 16:24, Ezekiel 16:25, Ezekiel 16:31, Ezekiel 20:28

playing: Jeremiah 3:1, Jeremiah 3:6-8, Exodus 34:14-16, Deuteronomy 12:2, Isaiah 1:21, Ezekiel 16:15, Ezekiel 16:16, Ezekiel 16:28, Ezekiel 16:41, Ezekiel 23:5, Hosea 2:5, Hosea 3:3

Reciprocal: Genesis 38:24 - played the harlot 2 Kings 12:3 - General Proverbs 7:12 - General Ecclesiastes 6:9 - wandering of the desire Isaiah 1:29 - the gardens Isaiah 57:7 - General Jeremiah 3:2 - unto Jeremiah 3:13 - and hast scattered Jeremiah 13:27 - thine adulteries Jeremiah 17:2 - their altars Jeremiah 28:4 - I will break Jeremiah 50:6 - on the Lamentations 4:13 - that Ezekiel 6:3 - to the mountains Ezekiel 6:13 - upon Ezekiel 11:21 - their detestable Ezekiel 34:27 - when I Hosea 12:11 - their altars

Verse 21

Yet I: Exodus 15:17, Psalms 44:2, Psalms 80:8, Isaiah 5:1, Isaiah 5:2, Isaiah 60:21, Isaiah 61:3, Matthew 21:33, Mark 12:1, Luke 20:9, John 15:1

wholly: Genesis 18:19, Genesis 26:3-5, Genesis 32:28, Deuteronomy 4:37, Joshua 24:31, Psalms 105:6, Isaiah 41:8

into the degenerate: Deuteronomy 32:32, Isaiah 1:21, Isaiah 5:4, Lamentations 4:1

Reciprocal: 2 Kings 4:39 - a wild vine Psalms 80:15 - vineyard Isaiah 27:2 - A vineyard Isaiah 43:26 - Put Jeremiah 11:17 - that Ezekiel 15:2 - What Hosea 4:18 - drink Malachi 1:6 - And ye Malachi 2:11 - profaned Malachi 2:15 - That he Luke 6:43 - General Luke 13:6 - fig tree Acts 17:11 - more Romans 6:5 - planted Romans 11:16 - and if 1 Corinthians 3:9 - ye are God's Hebrews 12:15 - any root James 3:12 - the fig tree

Verse 22

For though: Job 9:30, Job 9:31

yet thine iniquity: Jeremiah 16:17, Jeremiah 17:1, Deuteronomy 32:34, Job 14:17, Psalms 90:8, Psalms 130:3, Hosea 13:12, Amos 8:7

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 21:6 - wash their hands 1 Samuel 15:14 - What meaneth 2 Samuel 11:12 - General 2 Samuel 14:32 - if there Psalms 109:15 - before Proverbs 16:2 - the ways Proverbs 28:13 - that Proverbs 30:12 - that are Jeremiah 13:23 - Ethiopian Malachi 1:6 - And ye Malachi 2:11 - profaned Malachi 3:2 - like fullers' 1 John 1:8 - say

Verse 23

How canst: Jeremiah 2:34, Jeremiah 2:35, Genesis 3:12, Genesis 3:13, 1 Samuel 15:13, 1 Samuel 15:14, Psalms 36:2, Proverbs 28:13, Proverbs 30:12, Proverbs 30:20, Luke 10:29, Romans 3:19, 1 John 1:8-10, Revelation 3:17, Revelation 3:18

see: Jeremiah 3:2, Psalms 50:21, Ezekiel 16:1-63, Ezekiel 23:1-49

valley: Jeremiah 7:31, Isaiah 57:5, Isaiah 57:6

thou art a swift: or, O swift, Esther 8:16

Reciprocal: Judges 2:11 - and served Baalim 2 Samuel 11:12 - General 2 Samuel 14:32 - if there 2 Chronicles 17:3 - sought Esther 8:10 - young dromedaries Psalms 32:5 - have Proverbs 16:2 - the ways Jeremiah 2:29 - will ye plead Jeremiah 2:33 - Why Jeremiah 2:36 - gaddest Jeremiah 3:1 - but thou hast Jeremiah 14:10 - have they Jeremiah 31:22 - How Ezekiel 16:25 - at every Hosea 2:13 - she went Hosea 12:8 - they Matthew 22:12 - And he was Matthew 25:44 - when John 14:9 - how

Verse 24

A wild ass: or, O wild ass, etc. Jeremiah 14:6, Job 11:12, Job 39:5-8

used: Heb. taught

her pleasure: Heb. the desire of her heart

turn her away: or, reverse it

in her month: Jeremiah 2:27, Hosea 5:15

Reciprocal: Job 24:5 - wild asses Job 39:2 - General Jeremiah 8:6 - as Ezekiel 16:25 - at every Hosea 8:9 - a wild John 13:27 - That

Verse 25

Withhold: Jeremiah 13:22, Deuteronomy 28:48, Isaiah 20:2-4, Lamentations 4:4, Hosea 2:3, Luke 15:22, Luke 16:24

There is no hope: or, Is the case desperate, Jeremiah 18:12, Isaiah 57:10

for I have: Jeremiah 3:13, Isaiah 2:6

after: Jeremiah 44:17, Deuteronomy 29:19, Deuteronomy 29:20, Deuteronomy 32:16, 2 Chronicles 28:22, Romans 2:4, Romans 2:5, Romans 8:24

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 17:15 - not set 2 Kings 6:33 - this evil is of the Lord Job 7:6 - without hope Jeremiah 6:16 - We will Jeremiah 8:6 - as Jeremiah 14:10 - refrained Ezekiel 16:32 - General Ezekiel 33:10 - how Ezekiel 37:11 - Our bones Hosea 2:5 - their mother John 13:27 - That Acts 27:20 - all

Verse 26

the thief: Jeremiah 2:36, Jeremiah 3:24, Jeremiah 3:25, Proverbs 6:30, Proverbs 6:31, Isaiah 1:29, Romans 6:21

their kings: Jeremiah 32:32, Ezra 9:7, Nehemiah 9:32-34, Daniel 9:6-8

Reciprocal: Genesis 38:25 - Discern Exodus 22:7 - if the thief be found Joshua 7:18 - was taken Job 24:17 - in the terrors Isaiah 42:17 - be greatly Isaiah 44:11 - all his Isaiah 45:16 - General Jeremiah 2:13 - broken cisterns Jeremiah 5:15 - O house Jeremiah 6:13 - and Jeremiah 14:3 - they were Jeremiah 17:13 - all that Jeremiah 22:22 - surely Jeremiah 23:1 - Woe Jeremiah 48:27 - was he found Ezekiel 8:10 - every Ezekiel 16:54 - thou mayest Ezekiel 22:6 - the princes Ezekiel 22:26 - priests Daniel 9:7 - unto us Hosea 2:5 - hath done Hosea 4:7 - therefore Hosea 4:19 - and Hosea 10:6 - receive Zechariah 11:15 - a foolish Zechariah 13:4 - the prophets Matthew 22:12 - And he was

Verse 27

to a stock: Jeremiah 10:8, Psalms 115:4-8, Isaiah 44:9-20, Isaiah 46:6-8, Habakkuk 2:18, Habakkuk 2:19

brought me forth: or, begotten me

for they: Ezekiel 8:16, Ezekiel 23:35

their back: Heb. the hinder part of the neck

but in the time: Jeremiah 2:24, Jeremiah 22:23, Judges 10:8-16, Psalms 78:34-37, Isaiah 26:16, Hosea 5:15, Hosea 7:14

Reciprocal: Judges 4:3 - cried 2 Kings 3:13 - get 2 Kings 13:4 - Jehoahaz 2 Kings 22:17 - have forsaken 2 Chronicles 29:6 - turned away Psalms 27:5 - For in Isaiah 33:2 - our salvation Isaiah 42:17 - be greatly Isaiah 44:11 - all his Isaiah 45:16 - General Isaiah 45:20 - they Jeremiah 3:4 - My father Jeremiah 3:9 - committed Jeremiah 7:24 - backward Jeremiah 14:3 - they were Jeremiah 17:13 - all that Jeremiah 18:17 - show Jeremiah 22:22 - surely Jeremiah 32:33 - turned Jeremiah 37:3 - Pray Ezekiel 8:10 - every Ezekiel 16:17 - and didst Ezekiel 22:6 - the princes Ezekiel 22:26 - priests Daniel 9:7 - unto us Hosea 2:5 - hath done Hosea 4:7 - therefore Hosea 4:12 - ask Hosea 4:19 - and Hosea 10:6 - receive Amos 5:2 - none Jonah 1:6 - arise Micah 3:4 - cry Zechariah 11:15 - a foolish Matthew 27:24 - and washed

Verse 28

But where: Deuteronomy 32:37, Judges 10:14, 2 Kings 3:13, Isaiah 45:20, Isaiah 46:2, Isaiah 46:7

trouble: Heb. evil

to the number: Jeremiah 11:13, 2 Kings 17:30, 2 Kings 17:31, Hosea 10:1

Reciprocal: Judges 4:3 - cried Judges 9:38 - General 2 Kings 17:19 - Also Judah 2 Kings 22:17 - have forsaken 2 Chronicles 28:24 - he made Psalms 27:5 - For in Isaiah 2:8 - is full Isaiah 19:12 - where are thy Isaiah 33:2 - our salvation Isaiah 44:9 - and their Isaiah 47:12 - General Isaiah 65:11 - prepare Jeremiah 11:12 - go Jeremiah 30:15 - for the Jeremiah 37:19 - Where Lamentations 1:19 - for Ezekiel 13:12 - Where Ezekiel 16:17 - and didst Ezekiel 16:32 - General Hosea 2:7 - she shall follow Hosea 12:11 - their altars Hosea 13:10 - where Jonah 1:5 - cried Jonah 1:6 - arise Micah 3:4 - cry Habakkuk 2:18 - profiteth Luke 18:11 - God 1 Corinthians 8:5 - that

Verse 29

will ye plead: Jeremiah 2:23, Jeremiah 2:35, Jeremiah 3:2

ye all have: Jeremiah 5:1, Jeremiah 6:13, Jeremiah 9:2-6, Daniel 9:11, Romans 3:19

Reciprocal: Jeremiah 2:9 - I will Ezekiel 18:25 - are Micah 6:2 - a controversy Ephesians 1:9 - purposed

Verse 30

In vain: Jeremiah 5:3, Jeremiah 6:29, Jeremiah 6:30, Jeremiah 7:28, Jeremiah 31:18, 2 Chronicles 28:22, Isaiah 1:5, Isaiah 9:13, Ezekiel 24:13, Zephaniah 3:2, Revelation 9:20, Revelation 9:21, Revelation 16:9

your own sword: Jeremiah 26:20-24, 1 Kings 19:10, 1 Kings 19:14, 2 Chronicles 24:21, 2 Chronicles 36:16, Nehemiah 9:26, Matthew 21:35, Matthew 21:36, Matthew 23:29, Matthew 23:34-37, Mark 12:2-8, Luke 11:47-51, Luke 13:33, Luke 13:34, Acts 7:52, 1 Thessalonians 2:15

Reciprocal: Leviticus 26:23 - General 2 Samuel 2:26 - sword Isaiah 5:4 - General Isaiah 57:17 - and he Isaiah 59:3 - your hands Jeremiah 7:6 - and shed Jeremiah 13:23 - Ethiopian Jeremiah 19:4 - filled Jeremiah 26:8 - the priests Jeremiah 26:15 - ye shall Jeremiah 26:23 - who Jeremiah 32:3 - Zedekiah Jeremiah 36:26 - to take Jeremiah 46:14 - the sword Ezekiel 11:6 - General Ezekiel 22:2 - bloody city Ezekiel 22:24 - General Ezekiel 22:25 - they have devoured Ezekiel 34:3 - ye kill Daniel 9:13 - made we not our prayer before Zechariah 11:3 - a voice Matthew 5:12 - for so Matthew 14:10 - and beheaded Matthew 23:30 - the blood Matthew 23:35 - upon Matthew 23:37 - thou Mark 12:3 - they Luke 3:20 - General Luke 6:23 - for in Luke 20:10 - beat Romans 11:3 - Lord 2 Timothy 4:17 - and I Hebrews 11:37 - were slain James 5:10 - for Revelation 3:19 - many Revelation 16:6 - they have

Verse 31

see ye: Amos 1:1, Micah 6:9

Have I been: Jeremiah 2:5, Jeremiah 2:6, 2 Samuel 12:7-9, 2 Chronicles 31:10, Nehemiah 9:21-25, Hosea 2:7, Hosea 2:8, Malachi 3:9-11

We are lords: Heb. We have dominion, Deuteronomy 8:12-14, Deuteronomy 31:20, Deuteronomy 32:15, Psalms 10:4, Psalms 12:4, Proverbs 30:9, Hosea 13:6, 1 Corinthians 4:8, Revelation 3:15-17

Reciprocal: Genesis 4:6 - General Deuteronomy 6:11 - when thou Deuteronomy 8:14 - thine heart Judges 2:2 - why have 1 Kings 11:22 - But 2 Chronicles 12:1 - he forsook Nehemiah 9:16 - dealt Psalms 103:2 - forget not Isaiah 1:4 - gone away backward Isaiah 5:4 - General Isaiah 43:22 - thou hast been Isaiah 48:6 - hast heard Jeremiah 2:13 - For my Jeremiah 5:7 - I had fed Jeremiah 22:21 - I spake Ezekiel 14:5 - estranged Hosea 2:3 - as Amos 2:11 - Is it Micah 6:3 - what Malachi 1:2 - Wherein Matthew 25:24 - I knew Luke 15:13 - and took Luke 18:24 - How 1 Timothy 6:17 - that they Hebrews 11:6 - he that 2 Peter 2:10 - despise Revelation 3:17 - have need

Verse 32

a maid: Jeremiah 2:11, Genesis 24:22, Genesis 24:30, Genesis 24:53, 2 Samuel 1:24, Psalms 45:13, Psalms 45:14, Isaiah 61:10, Ezekiel 16:10-13, 1 Peter 3:3-5, Revelation 21:2

yet my people: Jeremiah 3:21, Jeremiah 13:10, Jeremiah 13:25, Jeremiah 18:15, Psalms 9:17, Psalms 106:21, Isaiah 17:10, Ezekiel 22:12, Hosea 8:14

Reciprocal: Deuteronomy 6:11 - when thou Deuteronomy 32:18 - forgotten Judges 8:34 - remembered 1 Samuel 12:9 - forgat Psalms 44:17 - yet Psalms 50:22 - forget Psalms 78:11 - General Psalms 103:2 - forget not Isaiah 43:22 - thou hast been Isaiah 49:18 - as a bride Isaiah 51:13 - forgettest Isaiah 57:11 - and hast Jeremiah 2:13 - For my Jeremiah 8:5 - slidden Jeremiah 50:6 - have forgotten Ezekiel 14:5 - estranged Ezekiel 16:43 - thou hast Ezekiel 23:35 - Because Hosea 2:13 - forgat Hosea 13:6 - therefore 1 Timothy 2:9 - not

Verse 33

Why: Jeremiah 2:23, Jeremiah 2:36, Jeremiah 3:1, Jeremiah 3:2, Isaiah 57:7-10, Hosea 2:5-7, Hosea 2:13

hast: 2 Chronicles 33:9, Ezekiel 16:27, Ezekiel 16:47, Ezekiel 16:51, Ezekiel 16:52

Reciprocal: Job 21:31 - declare Proverbs 7:12 - General Ecclesiastes 7:17 - not Isaiah 1:4 - children Jeremiah 5:28 - overpass 1 Corinthians 5:1 - and

Verse 34

Also: Jeremiah 7:31, Jeremiah 19:4, 2 Kings 21:16, 2 Kings 24:4, Psalms 106:37, Psalms 106:38, Isaiah 57:5, Isaiah 59:7, Ezekiel 16:20, Ezekiel 16:21, Ezekiel 20:31

I: Jeremiah 6:15, Jeremiah 8:12, Ezekiel 24:7

secret search: Heb. digging

Reciprocal: 1 Samuel 15:14 - What meaneth 1 Kings 2:5 - put 2 Chronicles 28:3 - burnt Job 10:6 - General Psalms 10:15 - seek Psalms 36:2 - For he Ecclesiastes 7:17 - not Isaiah 59:3 - your hands Jeremiah 2:23 - How canst Jeremiah 7:6 - and shed Jeremiah 7:11 - even Jeremiah 26:15 - ye shall Lamentations 1:9 - filthiness Lamentations 4:14 - they have polluted Ezekiel 7:23 - for Ezekiel 8:8 - General Ezekiel 9:9 - and the land Ezekiel 11:6 - General Ezekiel 16:36 - and by Ezekiel 21:24 - your transgressions Ezekiel 22:2 - bloody city Ezekiel 22:25 - they have devoured Matthew 23:35 - upon 1 Timothy 5:24 - General Revelation 18:24 - in her

Verse 35

Because: Jeremiah 2:23, Jeremiah 2:29, Job 33:9, Proverbs 28:13, Isaiah 58:3, Romans 7:9

I will: Jeremiah 2:9, 1 John 1:8-10

Reciprocal: Job 9:29 - General Psalms 32:5 - have Psalms 36:2 - For he Proverbs 30:12 - that are Jeremiah 5:19 - Wherefore Jeremiah 16:10 - Wherefore Lamentations 1:20 - for Ezekiel 16:20 - Is this Ezekiel 17:20 - plead Ezekiel 20:35 - and there Hosea 12:8 - they Matthew 25:44 - when Matthew 27:24 - and washed Luke 18:11 - God John 9:41 - If

Verse 36

gaddest: Jeremiah 2:18, Jeremiah 2:23, Jeremiah 2:33, Jeremiah 31:22, Hosea 5:13, Hosea 7:11, Hosea 12:1

thou also shalt: Jeremiah 37:7, Isaiah 20:5, Isaiah 30:1-7, Isaiah 31:1-3, Lamentations 4:17, Lamentations 5:6, Ezekiel 29:7

as thou wast: 2 Chronicles 28:16, 2 Chronicles 28:20, 2 Chronicles 28:21, Hosea 5:13, Hosea 10:6, Hosea 14:3

Reciprocal: Genesis 19:11 - that they Genesis 19:30 - for he Genesis 34:1 - the daughter Judges 2:2 - why have Psalms 119:101 - refrained Proverbs 7:12 - General Isaiah 30:5 - General Isaiah 36:9 - and put Isaiah 57:10 - wearied Jeremiah 2:26 - the thief Jeremiah 2:37 - for the Lord Jeremiah 14:10 - have they Jeremiah 22:20 - and cry Jeremiah 30:14 - lovers Ezekiel 16:28 - General Ezekiel 29:6 - a staff Ezekiel 29:16 - the confidence Hosea 2:7 - she shall follow Hosea 4:19 - and

Verse 37

thine hands: 2 Samuel 13:19

for the Lord: Jeremiah 2:36, Jeremiah 17:5, Jeremiah 37:7-10, Isaiah 10:4, Ezekiel 17:15-20

and thou: Jeremiah 32:5, Numbers 14:41, 2 Chronicles 13:12

Reciprocal: Genesis 19:30 - for he 2 Samuel 11:12 - General 2 Chronicles 28:20 - distressed him Jeremiah 22:20 - and cry Jeremiah 22:22 - surely Ezekiel 29:16 - the confidence Hosea 2:7 - she shall follow Hosea 4:19 - and Hosea 10:6 - receive

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on Jeremiah 2". "Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/tsk/jeremiah-2.html.