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cursed commission

cursed commission Jeremiah 1:1-19 (JDV) Jeremiah 1:1 The words of Jeremiah, the son of Hilkiah, from the priests who were in Anathoth in the territory of Benjamin.Jeremiah 1:2 The word of Yahveh came to him in the thirteenth year of … Continue reading

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he is watching

Jeremiah 1:11-19 The LORD used visions to convey information about his plans to Jeremiah, and those visions suggested words which were key to understanding his plans.  The almond branch (shaqed) implied that the LORD was watching over (shoqed) his word … Continue reading

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career change

Jeremiah 1:1-10 Jeremiah was just adjusting to his life as a priest when the LORD informed him that he was going to be a prophet.  He was reluctant to take on the new role.  Prophets had to be bold and … Continue reading

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