Therefore hearken not unto the words of the prophets that speak unto you, saying , Ye shall not serve the king of Babylon: for they prophesy a lie unto you.
For I have not sent them, saith the LORD, yet they prophesy a liea in my name; that I might drive you out , and that ye might perish , ye, and the prophets that prophesy unto you.
Also I spake to the priests and to all this people,saying , Thus saith the LORD;Hearken not to the words of your prophets that prophesy unto you, saying , Behold, the vessels of the LORD'Shouse shall now shortly be brought again from Babylon: for they prophesy a lie unto you.
17Hearken not unto them; serve the king of Babylon, and live : wherefore should this city be laid waste?18
But if they be prophets, and if the word of the LORDbe with them, let them now make intercession to the LORD of hosts, that the vessels which are left in the house of the LORD, and in the house of the king of Judah, and at Jerusalem,go not to Babylon.