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of Ephai the Netophathite, and Jezaniah the all along as he went: and it came to pay fon of a Maachatbite, they and their men. as he met them, he said unto their coat

9 And Gedaliali the fon of Ahikam the son to Gedaliah the son of Alikam. of Shaphan, lware unto them, and to their 2 And it was so, when they came into the men, laying, Fear noi to ferve the Chalde, midst of the city, that Ihmael the ans: dwell in the land, and fcrve the king of Nethaniah ilew them, and Babylon, and it shall be well with you. the midit of the

10 As for me, behold, I will dwes at Miz- wore we pal, to ferve te Chaldeans which wi come sunto us: but ye, katter ye wine fruits, aad oil, and and dwell i

from you.

And Gaid unto Jeremiah the prophct, Jerusalem; fo hall my fulpy de poured fortu

we bcfeech thée, car fupplication be upon you, when ye thall enter into Egypt: Epted before thee, and pray for us unto and ye thall be an execration, and an aitoLoan thy God, even for all this rem- nitment, and a curse, and a reproach; and ti (for we are left but a few of many, as ye shall see this place no more. ecjes do behold us ;)

19 I The Lord hath faid concerning you, That the LORD thy God may thew us the Oye remnant of Judah, Go ye not into EWherein we may walk, and the thing gypt: know certainly that I liave admonishwe may do.

ed you this day: Then Jeremiah the prophet said unto 20 Foi yedirtembled in your hearts, when 1, I have heard you ; behold, I will pray ye sent me unto the Lord your God,

faythe Lord your God according to your ing, Pray for us unto the Lord our God; di; and it thall come to pass, that what and according unto all that the LORD our atamg the LORD thall answer you, I God thall fay, so declare unto us, and we declare it unto you; I will keep nothing will do it.

21 And now I have this day declared it Then they faid to Jeremiah, The LORD to yon : but ye have not obeyed the voice of true and faithful witness between us, the LORD your God, nor any thing for the cdo not even according to all things for which he liath sent me unto you. which the LORD thy God thail send thee 22 Now, therefore, know certainly that ye

thall dic by the sword, by'the famine, and Whether it be good, or whether it be evil, by the peftilence, in the place whither ye Wobcy the voice of the LORD our God, desire to go, and to sojourn. hom we send thee; that it may be weli

CHAP. XLIII. 14, when we obey the voice of the LORD ! Fuhanan carrieth Jeremiah inta Eygpl.

8 Jeremiah prophe sieth the conguell of Feypt Andit came to pass, after ten days, that by the Babylonians. ben called he Johanan the Ton Of Karcali; Anzát cáine to pafs, that when Jeremiah 11 the captains of the forces which were the people all the words of the LORD their him, and all the people, from the leaft God, for which the LORD their God had fent to the greatest,

him to them, etien all these words, nd laid unto them, Thus faith the LORD, 2 Then spake Azariah the son of Hothaiah ed of traci, unto whom ye fent me to and Johanan the con of Karcal, and all your fupplication before him; the proud men, Saying unto Jeremiah, Thou If ye will itill abide in this land, then speakett falfely': che LORD our God hath not build you, and not pull you down; and sent thee to say, Go not into Egypt to Sojourn plant you, and not pluck you up: for there : at nic of the evil that I have done un- 3 Bur Baruch, the fon of Nerlal, setteth

thee on againit, os, for to deliver us inen Be not afraid of the king of Babylon, of the hand of the Chakicans, that they miglit nye are afraid; be not afraid of him, put us to death, and carry us away captives the LORD: for I am with you to save into Babylon. and to deliver you from his hand. 4 So Johanan the son of Kareah, and all And I will shew mercies unto you, that the captains of the forces, and all the peo say have mercy upon you, and cause you ple, obeyed not the voice of the Lord, to tirn to your own land.

dwell in the land of Judah: But if ye fay, We will not dwell in 5 But Johanan the fon of Kareah, and air land, neither obey the voice of the LORD the captains of the forces, took all the rch1 God,

nant of Judah, that were returned from all Saying, No; but we will go into the land nations whither they liad been driven, to Appt, where we shall see no war, nor hear dwell in the land of Judlah; found of the trumpet, nor have hunger 6 Even men, and women, and children, Tead; and there will we dwell:

and the kings daughters, and every person And now, therefore, hear the word of that Nebuzar-adan, the captain of the guard LORD, ye remnant of Judah ; Thus faith had left with Gedaliah the son of Ahikam LORD of hofts, the God of lirael ; If ye the son of Shaphan, and Jeremiah the proMly set your faces to enter into Egypt, phet, and Baruch the son of Nerials. go to sojourn there,

7 so they came into the land of Egypt: Then it thall come to pass, that the sword for they obeyed not the

voice of the LORD. ch ye scared, shall overtake you there in Thus came they even te 'Tahpanhes. land of Egypt, and the famine, whercof 8 1 Then caine the word of the LORD un were afraid, hall follow clofe after you to Jeremiah in Tahpanles, saying, re in Egypt; and there ye thall die. 9 Take great itones in thine hand, and

So fhail it he with all the men that ret hide them in the clay in the brick-kiln, whicà ir faces to go into Egypt, to sojourn there; is ar the entry of Pharaohs house in Tahy hall die by the sword, by the famine, panhes, in the light of the men of Jadah; I by the peftilence : and none of them 10 And say unto them, Thus faith the Lord remain or escape from the evil that I of hofts, the God of Israel, Behold, I will send ll bring upon them.

and take Nebuchadrezzas the king of Baby. 18 Foribus faith the LORD of hosts, the God lon, my servant, and will ct his throne

upon Lirael; As mine anger and my fury hath these ftones that I have bid, and be inali to poured forth upon the inliabitants of spread his royal pavilion over the man


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11. And when he cometh, he shall smite my face againt you for eril, and to be o the land of Egypt, and deliver such as are all Judah. for death, to death; and fuch as are for cap. 12 And I will take the remnant of Jutal civity, to captivity and such as are for the that have set their faces to go into the lom Tword, to the sword.

of Egypt to fojourn there, and they ha" 12 And I will kindle a fire in the houses be consumed, and fall in the land di Legno of the gods of Egypt; and he thall burn they thall even be confumed by the heart them, and carry them away captives; and and by the famine : they fhall die, from he thall array himself with the lard of Egypt, leatt even unto the greatest, by the free as a fhepherd putteth on his garment, and and by the famine; and they thall he shall go forth from thence in peace. execration, and an astonishment, and are

13 He ihail break also the images of Beth- and a reproach. fhemeth, that is in the land of Egypt; and 13 For I will punish them that del the houses of the gods of the Egyptians thall thc land of Egypt, as I have punifted he burn with fire.

falem, by the sword, by the famine, and CHAP. XLIV.

the pettilence: The defolation of fullah for idolatry. 15 The 14 So that none of the remnant of Jud Fetos obstinacy, 26 is threatened. 29 The wbich are gone into the land of Brya deflruction of Egypt forelhezon.

fojourn there, thall escape or reinzie, *He word that came to Jeremiah, con- they should return into the land et ledd the land of Egypt, which dwell al Migdol, to dwell there; for none hall return and at Tahpanles, and at Nopli, and in the such as thall escape. country of Pathros, saying,

15 I Then all the men which ktev 2 Thus faith the LORD of hofts, the God their wives had burnt incense write of Lirael, Ye have feen all the evil that I gods, and all the women that food, have brought upon Jerusalem, and upon all great multitude, even all the people the cities of Judah; and, behold, this day dwelt in the land of Egypt, in Pathoo. they are a desolation, and no man dwelleth swered Jcreiniah, saying, therein ;

16 As for the word that that hatt lipdy 3 Because of their wickedness which they unto us in the same of the LORD, ** have cominitted, to provoke me to anger, in not hearken unto thee. that they went to burn incense, and to ferve !7 But we will certainly do whatli other gods, whom they know not, neither thing goeth forth out of OUT OUT TOATE they, ye, nor your fathers,

to burn incenfe unto the queen of baan 4 Howbeit I sent unto you all my fervants and to pour out drink-offerings uma the prophets, rifing early, and sending them, as we have donc, we, and otir futber. Saying, Oh, do not this abominable thing kings, and our princes, in the cities of that I hate.

dah, and in the freers of Jerustiem: s. But they hearkened not, nor inclined then had we picnty of viduals, and their ear to turn from their wickedness, to well, and saw no evil. burn no incente unto other gods.

18 But fince we left off to burn incess 6 Wherefore any fury and mine anger was the queen of heaven, and to pour poured forth, and was Kindled in the cities offerings unto her, we have wanted

as of Judah, and in the streets of Jerusalem; and have been confumed by the sword and they are waited and defolate, as at this by the famine. day.

19 And when we burnt incense to the ca 1 Therefore now thus faith the LORD, the of heaven, and poured out drinkelen God of hotts, the God of Israel, Wherefore unto her, did we make her cakes to West commit ye this great evil againit your souls, hcr. and pour out

drink offeringa eft to cut off from you man and woinan, child without our enen? and suckling, out of Judah, to leave you none 20 4 Then Jeremiah said unto all der to remain ;

ple, to the men, and to the women, as 8 In that ye provoke me into wrath with all tbe people which had given hin dat the works of your hands, burning incenfe swer, saying, into other gods in the land of Egypt, whic 21 The incense that ye burnt in the # ther ye be gone to dwell, that ye might of Judah, and in the Aseets of Jerusalem cut yourselves off, and that ye might be a ye, and your fathers, your kings, 10 curfe and a reproach among all the nations princes, and the people of the land, en of the earth!

the LORD remember them, and cante! 9 Have ye forgotten the wickedness of your into his mind? fathers, and the wickedness of the kings of 22 so that the Lo&D could 1 Judah, and the wickedness of their wives, bear, because of the evil of your doing and your own wickedness, and the wicked because of the abominations which nofs of your wives, wluich they have com- committed; therefore is your land mitted in the land of Judah, and in the ftreets lation, and an attonihmeit, and a of Jerusalem

without an inhabitant, as at this tir 10 They are not humbled eren unto this

23 Because ye have burat incene, un day, neither have they feared, nor walked caule ye have finned againt the book a my law, nor in my itatuto, that I set be- have not obeyed the voice of the La. fore you, and before your fathers.

walked in his law, oor in his ftatuto, 11' Therefore thus faith the Lord of his teftimonies; therefore this eve balls, the God of lfrael, Behold, I will set pened unto you, as at this day.

24 Moreover, Jeremiah faid unto all the 2. Against Egypt, against the army of Pha. zople, and to all the women, Hear the word raoh-necho king of Egypt, which was by the

the LORD, all Judah that are in the land of river Euphrates in Carctiemish, whicli Ne. ypt;

bachadrezzar king of Babylon (mote in the 25 Thus faith the Lord of hosts, the God fourth y-ar of Jekoiakim the son of Jofiah I traci, saying, Ye and your wives have king of Judah. nth poken with your mouths, and fulfilled 3°Ordür ye thc buckler and micid, and -1th your hand, saying, We will surely per- draw near to battle.

Tin our vows that we have yowed, to burn 4 Harness the horses; and get up, ye horseEccnfe to the queen of heaven, and to pour men, and stand forth with your helmets, fur. it drink-offerings into her:

ye will surely bith the spears, and put on the brigandines. complith your vows, and fúrely perform s Wherefore have I seen thein dismayed, U vows.

and turned away back! and their mighty 26 Therefore heat ye the word of the ones are heaten down, and are fed apace, ORD, aii Judah that dwell in the land of and look not back: for fear was round Bypt: Behold, I have sworn by my great bout, faith the LORD. De, faith the LORD, that my name thall 6 Let not the swift flee away, nor themigh

more be named in the mouth of any ty man escape; they shall stumble, and fall un of Judah in all the land of Egypt, lay- toward the north by the river Euphrates. , The Lord God liveth.

7 Who is this that cometh up as a flood, 17 Behold, I will watch over them for whose waters are moved as the rivers ! 7, and not for good; and all the men of 8 Egypt riseth up like a flood, and his waslah, that are in the land of Egypt, shall be ters are inoved like the rivers; and lie saith imed by the sword and by the famine, I will go up, and will cover the earth; I win til there be ani end of them.

deftroy the city, and the inhabitants thereof. 18 Yet a Imall number, that escape the 9 Come up, ye horses; and rage, ye chaWed, shall return out of the land of Egpyt riots, and let the mighty men come forth;

the land of Judah; and all the rem- the Ethiopians and the Lýbians, that handle wit of Judah, that are gone into the land the thield; and thc Lydians, that handle and

Egypt to rojourn there, shall know whole bend the bow. ordthall tand, mine, or theirs.

10 For this is the day of the Lord GOD 19 1 And this shall be a sign unto you, of hosts, a day of vengeance, that he may ith the LORD, that I will punith you in avenge hiin of his adversaries: and the sa place, that ye may know that my words sword hall devour, and it thall be satiate a furely fiand again ft you for evil. and made drunk with their blood ; for the 70 Thus faith the LORD, Behold I will Lord God of hofts hath alacritice in the

Pharaoh-Itophrah, king of Egypt,into the north country by the river Euphrates. hd or his erremies, and into the hand of u Go up into Gilead and take balm; → In that feck his life, as I gave Zedekiah, virgin, the daughter of Egypt: in vain

thalt Cathy of Judah, into the hand of Nebuchad- thoti use many medicines; for thou shalt not

zu king of Babylou, liis enemy, and that be cured : tot his life.

12 'The nations have heard of thy fame, CHAP. XLV.

and thy cry hath filled the land ; for the Saruch being dismayed, 4 Jeremiah intrud. mighty man hath stumbled againft the iniglio *" and cemferiell him.

ty, and they are fallen both together. The word that Jeremiah the prophet (pake 13 1 The word that the LORD fpaketo

unto Baruck the fon of Neriah, when Jereiniah the prophet, how Nebuchadrezzar, bad written these words in a book at the king of Babylon, should come and imite the oth of Jeremiali, in the fourth year of land of Egypt. siatim the son of Jofiah king of Judah, 14. Dec are ye in Egypt, and publish in

Migdol, and publish in Noph, and in Tal: Thus faith the LORD, the God of Israel, panhes; lay ve, Stand fatt, and prepare lo tkce, O Baruch:

thee ; for the sword fhall devour round a. i Thou didft fay, Wue is me now! for the bout thee. a hath added grief to my sorrow; I 15 Why are thy valiant men swept away red in my lighing, and I find no reft. they ftood not, because the LORD did drive * Thus thalt thou say unto him, The thein.

Gasth thus, Behold, that which I have 16 He made many to fall, yea, one fell it will I break down, and that which I upon another; and they said, Arife, and * planted I will pluck, up, even this let us go again to our own people, and to mate land.

the land of our nativity, from the oppreigand seekett thou great things for thyself? ing sword. terra net: for, behold, I will bring evil *17 They didcry there, Pharaoh king of

al seth, faith the LOLD; but thy life Egypt is but a posle ; he hath pallcd"the I give unto thee for a prey in all places time appointed. her thou gocft.

18 AS I live, faith the king, whose name is EHA P. xlvi.

the Lord of lofts, furely az Talor is among the overthrow of Pharaohs army. 13 The the mountains, and as Carmelby the sea, lo Bel of Egypt by Nebuchadrezzar. 27 ya- fall lie come. fortez in his chastifernent.

1) Oh, thou daughter dwelling in Egypt, te word of the LORD, which came furnish thyself to go into captivity lok to Jeremiah the prophet againft the Noph shall be waite" and, defolate without

an inhabitant.

20 Egypt is like a very fait heifer, but de saint the rea-More! there hath heappointstruction cometh; it cometh out of the north. ed it. 21 Also her hired men are in the

midit of

CHAP. XLVIII. her like fatted bullocks; for bey also are 4 The judgment of Moal for several met turned back, and are Hed away to ther: fions 47 The restoration of Mat. they did not ftand, because the day of their Gainit Moab thus faith the LORD

A Gaita, the God or wir hei, he Unite ale of their visitation.

for it is spoiled; Kiristhalm is confound 22 'The voice thereof hair go like a ser and taken; Mifgab is confounded and & pent; for they thall march with an army, mayed. and come against her with axes, as hewets 2 There shall be no more praise of Mob of wood.

in Hethbon they have devised evil aprint 23. They shall cut down her foreft, saith it; come, and let us cut it off from me the LORD, though it cannot be searched ; nation: also thou shalt be cut down, o x. bccause they are more than the grashoppers, men; the sword fall pursue ther. and are innumerable.

3 A voice of crying fhall be from flors 24 'The daughter of Egypt fall be con- nalm, (polling and great dettrualan. founded; the thall be delivered into the 4 Moab is destroyed; her little ones han hand of the people of the north.

caused a cry to be heard. 25 The Lord of hotts, thc God of lfrael, 5 For in the going up of Lubith canti Saith, Behoid, I will punish the multitude of nual weeping thall go up: for in the No, and Pharaoli , and Egypt, with their

gods, down of Horonaim the enemics have ! and thcir kings; even Pharaplı, and all them a cry of dcftrudion. that trust in him :

6 Flec, save your lives, and be lik; 26 And I will deliver them into the hand heath in the wilderness. of those that seek their lives, and into the 79 For because thou haft trufted inthycia, hand of Nebuchadretza king of Babylon, and in thy trcafures, thou shalt also be takesand into the hand of luis servants : and af- and Chemoth fhall go forth into capire terwards it thall be inhabited, as in the days with his priests and his princes togetics of old, saith the LORD.

8 And the spoiler hall come upes ces! 27 1 But fear not thou, O my servant Ja- city, and no city thall escape; the taleya cob, and be not dismayed, o lfrael; for, be- fhall perish, and the plain thall be detrarte told, I will save thee froin afar off, and thy as the Lord hath spoken. Seed from the land of their captivity; and 9 Give wings unto Moab, that it may Jacob thall return, and be in rest and at, and get away for the cities there that ture, and none thall makc him aîraid.

defolate, without any todwcl therein. 28 Fear thou not, o Jacob my servant, 10 Cursed be he that docth the nat Caith the LORD; for I am with thee: for i the LORD decettfully, and curied de les will make a full end of all the nations keepcth back is sword from blood. whither I have driven thee; but I will not 11 i Moab hath been at cale from make a full end of thee, but corred thee in youth, and he hath settled on hit les measure : yet will I not leave thee wholly hath not been emptied from veffe : uopunithed.

neither hath begone into captivity5 CHA P. XLVII.

fore his tatte remaincd in hlin, and the The destruction of the Philistines. is not changed. The might be therOphiret thain came to be 12 'Therefore, behold, the days cost, bid

remiah the prophet againtt the Phili- the LORD, that I will send unto him w Anes, before that Pharaoh imote Gaza.

ers that thall cause him to wander, und es 2 Pt us faith the LORD, Bckold, waters empty his velleis, and break their battle rise up out of the north, and thall be an

13 And Moab shall be afhamed of overflowing floud, and thall overflow the moin, as the house of trad was turi land, and all that is therein; the city, and of Beth-el their confidence. them that dwell therein : then the men thall

14 How fay ye, We gra mighty cry, and all the inhabitants of the land than trong men for the war! trowl.

15 Moab is fpoiled, and gone up at 3. At the noise of the Aamping of the hoofs cities, and his chosen young mother of his throng horfes, at the ruthing of his down to the daughter, faith the King chariots, and at the rumbling, of his wheels, game is the LORD of hofts. the fathers shall not look back to their child

16 The calainity of Moab i dren for fceblencls of bands;

and his affifion hafteth faft. 4 Because of the day that cometh to spoil

17 All ge that are about him, bemasa auche Philistines, and to cut off from 'Ty and all ye that know his nanc, fas, Ha rus and zidon every helper that remaincth; the throng ftaf broken, and the beautiful for the LORD will spoil tide Philiftincs, thé

18 Thou daughter that dof inhabit temnant of the country of Caphtor.

come down from the glory, and fit in ta 5 Baldncik is come upon Gaza; Ashkelon for the spoiler of Moab hall come uponas is cut off with the temnant of their valley: and he hall deitrov thy ftrong helds. how long wilt thou cut thyself?

$0 O inhabitant of Aroer, naed by de to thiou sword of the Lord, how long and clpy; ak him that hecth, and are will

u be ere thou be quiet! Put up thyveli eluapeth, and fay, What is done! 7 How can it be quiet, seeing the LORD dowo:

howi and cy: tell yc kt in dra

20 Moab is confounded; for it les hat given it a change against Aidkeien, and that Moab is spotleda

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