Bible VersionsNCVJeremiah 42:17; Jeremiah 42:22
Jeremiah 42:17; Jeremiah 42:22 (New Century Version)
Everyone who goes to live in Egypt will die in war or from hunger or terrible disease. No one who goes to Egypt will live; no one will escape the terrible things I will bring to them.'
So now be sure you understand this: You want to go to live in Egypt, but you will die there by war, hunger, or terrible diseases."
Scripture taken from the New Century Version. Copyright © 1987, 1988, 1991 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved. (New Century Version Online Bible)