Tag Archives: Jeremiah 6

rejected silver

rejected silver Jeremiah 6:22-30 (JDV) Jeremiah 6:22 This is what Yahveh says: Notice, a people will come from a northern land; a large nation will be stirred up from the remote regions of the land. Jeremiah 6:23 They grasp bow … Continue reading

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incense and sweet cane

incense and sweet cane Jeremiah 6:16-21 (JDV) Jeremiah 6:16 This is what Yahveh says: Stand by the crossroads and look. Ask about the path of long ago, “Which is the way to the good path?” Then take it and find … Continue reading

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underkill

underkill Jeremiah 6:10-15 (JDV) Jeremiah 6:10 Who can I speak to and give such a warning that they would listen? Notice, their ear is uncircumcised, so they cannot pay attention. Notice, the word of Yahveh has become contemptible to them—they … Continue reading

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picked clean

picked clean Jeremiah 6:1-9 (JDV) Jeremiah 6:1 “Run for safety out of the belly of Jerusalem, sons of Benjamin. Sound the ram’s horn in Tekoa; raise a smoke signal over Beth-haccherem, because disaster looks down from the north, even a … Continue reading

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useless offerings

Jeremiah 6 The LORD proclaims impending destruction upon Jerusalem because they are always rejecting his word.  They dare to think that God cares about offerings from foreign lands, as if their costliness would appease him.  But he says: “What use … Continue reading

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