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Jeremiah 1 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:1 - The words of Yirmeyahu the son of Hilkiyah, of the Kohanim who were in `Anatot in the land of Binyamin:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:2 - to whom the word of the LORD came in the days of Yoshiyahu the son of Amon, king of Yehudah, in the thirteenth year of his reign.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:3 - It came also in the days of Yehoiakim the son of Yoshiyahu, king of Yehudah, to the end of the eleventh year of Tzidkiyahu, the son of Yoshiyahu, king of Yehudah, to the carrying away of Yerushalayim captive in the fifth month.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:4 - Now the word of the LORD came to me, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:5 - Before I formed you in the belly I knew you, and before you came forth out of the womb I sanctified you; I have appointed you a prophet to the nations.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:6 - Then said I, Ah, Lord GOD! behold, I don't know how to speak; for I am a child.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:7 - But the LORD said to me, Don't say, I am a child; for to whoever I shall send you, you shall go, and whatever I shall command you, you shall speak.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:8 - Don't be afraid because of them; for I am with you to deliver you, says the LORD.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:9 - Then the LORD put forth his hand, and touched my mouth; and the LORD said to me, Behold, I have put my words in your mouth:
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:10 - behold, I have this day set you over the nations and over the kingdoms, to pluck up and to break down and to destroy and to overthrow, to build and to plant.

The Almond Rod and Boiling Pot

Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:11 - Moreover the word of the LORD came to me, saying, Yirmeyahu, what see you? I said, I see a rod of an almond tree.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:12 - Then said the LORD to me, You have well seen: for I watch over my word to perform it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:13 - The word of the LORD came to me the second time, saying, What see you? I said, I see a boiling caldron; and the face of it is from the north.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:14 - Then the LORD said to me, Out of the north evil shall break forth on all the inhabitants of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:15 - For, behold, I will call all the families of the kingdoms of the north, says the LORD; and they shall come, and they shall set everyone his throne at the entrance of the gates of Yerushalayim, and against all the walls of it round about, and against all the cities of Yehudah.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:16 - I will utter my judgments against them touching all their wickedness, in that they have forsaken me, and have burned incense to other gods, and worshiped the works of their own hands.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:17 - You therefore gird up your loins, and arise, and speak to them all that I command you: don't be dismayed at them, lest I dismay you before them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:18 - For, behold, I have made you this day a fortified city, and an iron pillar, and brazen walls, against the whole land, against the kings of Yehudah, against the princes of it, against the Kohanim of it, and against the people of the land.
Unchecked Copy BoxJer 1:19 - They shall fight against you; but they shall not prevail against you: for I am with you, says the LORD, to deliver you.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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