Jeremiah 6:27-30 CSB

Jeremiah Appointed as an Examiner

27 I have appointed you to be an assayer among My people- a refinera- so you may know and assay their way of life.b

References for Jeremiah 6:27

    • | 6:27 - Text emended; MT reads fortress
    • } 6:27 - 1 Ch 29:17; Ps 7:9; Pr 17:3
      28 All are stubborn rebels spreading slander.c [They are] bronze and iron; all of them are corrupt.d

      References for Jeremiah 6:28

        • ~ 6:28 - Lv 19:16; Pr 11:13; 20:19
        •  6:28 - 2 Ch 27:2; Isa 1:4
          29 The bellows blow, blasting the lead with fire. The refining is completely in vain; the evil ones are not separated out.
          30 They are called rejected silver, for the Lord has rejected them.e

          References for Jeremiah 6:30

            • € 6:30 - Jr 2:37; 7:29; 1 Sm 15:23,26