We hoped for peace, but there was nothing good; for a time of healing, but there was only terror.
References for Jeremiah 8:15
From Dan is heard the snorting of horses. At the sound of the neighing of mighty steeds, the whole land quakes. They come to devour the land and everything in it, the city and all its residents.
References for Jeremiah 8:16
Indeed, I am about to send snakes among you, poisonous vipers that cannot be charmed. They will bite you. [This is] the Lord's declaration.
References for Jeremiah 8:17
My joy has flown away; grief has settled on me. My heart is sick.
References for Jeremiah 8:18
Listen-the cry of my dear people from a far away land: Is the Lord no longer in Zion, her King not in her midst? Why have they provoked Me to anger with their graven images, with their worthless foreign idols?
References for Jeremiah 8:19
Harvest has passed, summer has ended, but we have not been saved.
I am broken by the brokenness of my dear people. I mourn; horror has taken hold of me.
References for Jeremiah 8:21
Is there no balm in Gilead? Is there no physician there? So why has the healing of my dear people not come about?
References for Jeremiah 8:22