Jeremiah 45 CSB

The Lord's Message to Baruch

1 [This is] the word that Jeremiah the prophet spoke to Baruch son of Neriah when he wrote these words on a scroll at Jeremiah's dictationa in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah:

References for Jeremiah 45:1

    • a 45:1 - Lit scroll from Jeremiah's mouth
      2 "This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says to you, Baruch:
      3 'You have said, Woe is me, because the Lord has added misery to my pain! I am worn out withb groaning and have found no rest.

      References for Jeremiah 45:3

        • b 45:3 - Lit I labored in my
          4 " 'This is what you are to say to him: This is what the Lord says: What I have built I am about to demolish, and what I have planted I am about to uprootc-the whole land!

          References for Jeremiah 45:4

              5 But as for you, do you seek great things for yourself? Stop seeking! For I am about to bring disaster on every living creature'-[this is] the Lord's declaration-'but I will grant you your life like the spoils [of war]d wherever you go.' "

              References for Jeremiah 45:5

                • d 45:5 - Jr 21:9; 38:2; 39:18