Jeremiah 32:1-7 CSB

Jeremiah's Land Purchase

1 [This is] the word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord in the tenth year of Zedekiaha king of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar.b

References for Jeremiah 32:1

    • a 32:1 - Jr 27:1-11; 2 Kg 24:17-20; 2 Ch 36:10-12
    • b 32:1 - Jr 29:1
      2 At that time, the army of the king of Babylon was besieging Jerusalem, and Jeremiah the prophet was imprisoned in the guard's courtyard in the palace of the king of Judah.
      3 Zedekiah king of Judah had imprisoned him, saying: "Why are you prophesying, 'This is what the Lord says: Look, I am about to hand this city over to Babylon's king, and he will capture it.
      4 Zedekiah king of Judah will not escape from the Chaldeans; indeed, he will certainly be handed over to Babylon's king. They will speak face to facec and meet eye to eye.d

      References for Jeremiah 32:4

        • c 32:4 - Lit His mouth will speak with his mouth
        • d 32:4 - Jr 34:3
          5 He will take Zedekiah to Babylon where he will stay until I attend to him'-[this is] the Lord's declaration. 'You will fight the Chaldeans, but you will not succeed'?"e

          References for Jeremiah 32:5

            • e 32:5 - Jr 21:3-7; 27:22; 34:2-3
              6 Jeremiah replied, "The word of the Lord came to me:
              7 'Watch! Hanamel, the son of your uncle Shallum, is coming to you to say: Buy my field in Anathothf for yourself, for you own the right of redemptiong to buy it.'

              References for Jeremiah 32:7

                • f 32:7 - Jr 1:1; 11:21,23; 1 Kg 2:26
                • g 32:7 - Lv 25:24-52; Ru 4:1-7