Jeremiah 37:16-21 CSB

16 So Jeremiah went into a cell in the dungeona and stayed there many days.

References for Jeremiah 37:16

    • i 37:16 - Gn 40:15; Isa 24:22; Zch 9:11

      Jeremiah Summoned by Zedekiah

      17 King Zedekiah later sent [for him] and received him, and in his house privately asked him, "Is there a word from the Lord?" "There is," Jeremiah responded, and he continued, "You will be handed over to the king of Babylon."

      References for Jeremiah 37:17

          18 Then Jeremiah said to King Zedekiah, "How have I sinned against you or your servants or these people that you have put me in prison?
          19 Where are your prophets who prophesied to you, claiming, 'The king of Babylon will not come against you and this land'?b

          References for Jeremiah 37:19

              20 So now please listen, my lord the king. May my petition come before you. Don't send me back to the house of Jonathan the scribe, or I will die there."
              21 So King Zedekiah gave orders, and Jeremiah was placed in the guard's courtyard.c He was given a loaf of bread each day from the baker's street until all the bread was gone from the city. So Jeremiah remained in the guard's courtyard.

              References for Jeremiah 37:21