|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 42:5 (King James Version)
Then they said to Jeremiah, The LORD be a true and faithful witness between us, if we do not even according to all things for the which the LORD thy God shall send thee to us.