Category: Jeremiah
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Jeremiah 6.10-13 – God’s purposes in sin and punishment
Posted: 11 January 2015 in Jeremiah

To whom shall I speak, and give warning, that they may hear? behold, their ear is uncircumcised, and they cannot hearken: behold, the word of the Lord is unto them a reproach; they have no delight in it. Therefore I am full of the fury of the Lord; I am weary with holding in: I […]

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Jeremiah 44.15-19 – Willful idolatry.
Posted: 7 October 2014 in Jeremiah

Then all the men which knew that their wives had burned incense unto other gods, and all the women that stood by….. answered Jeremiah, saying, As for the word that thou hast spoken unto us in the name of the Lord, we will not hearken unto thee. But we will certainly do whatsoever thing goeth […]

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Jeremiah 36.1-3 and 22-23 – The call to repentance
Posted: 24 September 2014 in Jeremiah

And it came to pass in the fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah, that this word came unto Jeremiah from the Lord, saying, Take thee a roll of a book, and write therein all the words that I have spoken unto thee against Israel, and against Judah, and against all […]

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Jeremiah 32.3 – Submission to the words of God
Posted: 10 September 2014 in Jeremiah

For Zedekiah king of Judah had shut him up, saying, Wherefore dost thou prophesy, and say, Thus saith the Lord, Behold, I will give this city into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he shall take it; Jeremiah’s answer to Zedekiah might well have been the blunt, “Because that is what the Lord […]

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Jeremiah 51.13-17 – Science and God’s sovereign freedom
Posted: 23 August 2013 in Jeremiah

O thou that dwellest upon many waters, abundant in treasures, thine end is come, and the measure of thy covetousness. The Lord of hosts hath sworn by himself, saying, Surely I will fill thee with men, as with caterpillers; and they shall lift up a shout against thee. He hath made the earth by his […]

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