|Overview - Jeremiah 12|
|1||Jeremiah, complaining of the wicked's prosperity, by faith sees their ruin.|
|5||God admonishes him of his brethren's treachery against him;|
|7||and laments his heritage.|
|14||He promises to the penitent return from captivity.|
Jeremiah 12:1 (King James Version)
Righteous art thou, O LORD, when I plead with thee: yet let me talk with thee of thy judgments: Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they happy that deal very treacherously?