|Overview - Jeremiah 42|
|1||Johanan desires Jeremiah to enquire of God, promising obedience to his will.|
|7||Jeremiah assures him of safety in Judea;|
|13||and destruction in Egypt.|
|19||He reproves their hypocrisy, in enquiring of the Lord that which they mean not to follow.|
Jeremiah 42:20 (King James Version)
For ye dissembled in your hearts, when ye sent me unto the LORD your God, saying, Pray for us unto the LORD our God; and according unto all that the LORD our God shall say, so declare unto us, and we will do it.