1; Jeremiah prophesies the captivity of Zedekiah and the city.
8; The princes and the people having dismissed their
bond-servants, contrary to the covenant of God, re-assume
12; Jeremiah, for their disobedience, gives them and Zedekiah
into the hands of their enemies.
* A.M. 3415. B.C. 589. The word.
This chapter contains two discourses, one concerning the
taking of the city, and Zedekiah's captivity and death, ver.
1-7; and the other containing an invective against the
inhabitants of Jerusalem for retaining their Hebrew slaves,
ver. 8-22; both of which were delivered in the tenth year of
7 32:2 39:1-3 52:4-11 2Ki 25:1-9 2Ch 36:12-17
* all the kingdoms.
1:15 27:5-7 Da 2:37,38 4:1,22 5:19
* of his dominion. Heb. the dominion of his hand.