Here is the word that came to Yirmeyahu from ADONAI:
"Listen to the words of this covenant; then speak to the people of Y'hudah and the inhabitants of Yerushalayim;
tell them that ADONAI the God of Isra'el says: 'A curse on anyone who does not pay attention to the words of this covenant,
which I enjoined on your ancestors at the time that I brought them out of the land of Egypt, out of that iron-smelter. I said, "Listen to my voice, and carry out all my orders; then you will be my people, and I will be your God;
so that I can fulfill the oath that I swore to your ancestors, to give them a land flowing with milk and honey, as it is today."'" Then I responded, "Amen, ADONAI."
ADONAI said to me, "Proclaim all these words in the cities of Y'hudah and in the streets of Yerushalayim: 'Listen to the words of this covenant, and obey them.