Monthly Archives: October 2020

skipping the receptions

skipping the receptions Jeremiah 16:5-13 (JDV) Jeremiah 16:5 “Now – you see – this is what Yahveh says: Don’t come into a house having a mourning feast. Don’t go to mourn or show sorrow for them, because I have removed … Continue reading

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single saints

single saints Jeremiah 16:1-4 (JDV) Jeremiah 16:1 The word of Yahveh came to me, and this is what he said: Jeremiah 16:2 “Do not take a wife for yourself or have sons or daughters in this place Jeremiah 16:3 because … Continue reading

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like a mirage

like a mirage Jeremiah 15:10-21 (JDV) Jeremiah 15:10 Tragedy has come to me, my mother, who gave birth to me, a man who incites dispute and conflict in all the land. I did not lend or borrow, yet everyone curses … Continue reading

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because of Manasseh

because of Manasseh Jeremiah 15:1-9 (JDV) Jeremiah 15:1 Then Yahveh said to me: “Even if Moses and Samuel should stand before me, my compassion would not reach out to these people. Send them from my presence, and let them go. … Continue reading

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corrected vision

corrected vision Jeremiah 14:19-22 (JDV) Jeremiah 14:19 Have you completely rejected Judah? Do you detest Zion? Why do you strike us with no hope of healing for us? We hoped for peace, but there was nothing good; for a time … Continue reading

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a false vision

a false vision Jeremiah 14:11-18 (JDV) Jeremiah 14:11 Then Yahveh said to me, “Do not pray for the well-being of these people. Jeremiah 14:12 If they fast, I will not hear their cry of despair. If they offer burnt offering … Continue reading

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like a traveler

like a traveler Jeremiah 14:1-10 (JDV) Jeremiah 14:1 This is the word of Yahveh that came to Jeremiah concerning the drought: Jeremiah 14:2 Judah mourns; her city gates languish. Her people are on the ground in mourning; Jerusalem’s cry rises … Continue reading

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a humble seat

a humble seat Jeremiah 13:15-27 (JDV) Jeremiah 13:15 Listen and pay attention. Do not be proud, because Yahveh has spoken. Jeremiah 13:16 Give glory to Yahveh your God before he brings darkness, before your feet stumble on the mountains at … Continue reading

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underwear and wine

underwear and wine Jeremiah 13:1-14 (JDV) Jeremiah 13:1 This is what Yahveh said to me: “Go and buy yourself a linen undergarment and put it on. But do not put it in water.” Jeremiah 13:2 So I bought underwear as … Continue reading

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evil neighbors

evil neighbors Jeremiah 12:14-17 (JDV) Jeremiah 12:14 This is what Yahveh says: “Concerning all my evil neighbors who attack the inheritance that I bequeathed to my people, Israel, I am about to uproot them from their land, and I will … Continue reading

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