|Overview - Jeremiah 25|
|1||Jeremiah, reproving the Jews' disobedience to the prophets,|
|8||foretells the seventy years' captivity;|
|12||and after that, the destruction of Babylon.|
|15||Under the type of a cup of wine he foreshews the destruction of all nations.|
|34||The howling of the shepherds.|
Jeremiah 25:11 (King James Version)
And this whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- This prophecy was delivered in the fourth year of Jehoiakim, and began to be accomplished immediately; and it was exactly seventy years from this time to the proclamation of Cyrus for the return of the Jews.
- 12 ; 2 Chronicles 36:21 2 Chronicles 36:22 ; Isaiah 23:15-17 ; Daniel 9:2 ; Zechariah 1:12 ; 7:5