Jeremiah 36:1-6 CSB

Jeremiah Dictates a Scroll

1 In the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from the Lord:

References for Jeremiah 36:1

      2 "Take a scroll,a and write on it all the words I have spoken to you concerning Israel, Judah, and all the nations from the time I [first] spoke to you during Josiah's reign until today.

      References for Jeremiah 36:2

        • a 36:2 - Ps 40:7; Ezk 2:9
          3 Perhaps, when the house of Judah hears about all the disaster I am planning to bring on them, each one of them will turn from his evil way. Then I will forgive their wrongdoingb and sin."

          References for Jeremiah 36:3

            • b 36:3 - Jr 31:34; 33:8; 36:31
              4 So Jeremiah summoned Baruchc son of Neriah. At Jeremiah's dictation,d Baruch wrote on a scroll all the words the Lord had spoken to Jeremiah.

              References for Jeremiah 36:4

                • c 36:4 - Jr 32:12-16; 43:3,6; 45:1-2
                • d 36:4 - Lit From Jeremiah's mouth
                  5 Then Jeremiah commanded Baruch, "I am restricted; I cannot enter the temple of the Lord,
                  6 so you must go and read from the scroll-which you wrote at my dictatione-the words of the Lord in the hearing of the people at the temple of the Lord on a day of fasting. You must also read them in the hearing of all the Judeans who are coming from their cities.

                  References for Jeremiah 36:6

                    • e 36:6 - Lit wrote from my mouth