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Jeremiah 22:3 DBY

3 Thus saith Jehovah: Execute judgment and righteousness, and deliver the spoiled out of the hand of the oppressor; and do no wrong, do no violence to the stranger, the fatherless, or the widow, and shed not innocent blood in this place.

Study tools for Jeremiah 22:3

  • a 22:7 - Lit. 'consecrated,' 'hallow,' as ch 6.4.
  • b 22:11 - i.e. Jehoahaz, 2Kings 23.30.
  • c 22:14 - Or 'covered,' 'ceiled,' as 1Kings 6.9; Hag. 1.4.
  • d 22:15 - Or 'dost excel in.'
  • e 22:16 - Or 'afflicted.'
  • f 22:17 - Or 'over-reaching,' as 'covetousness,' Ex. 18.21.
  • g 22:20 - Lit. 'broken.'
  • h 22:23 - Or 'how thou wilt sigh.'
  • i 22:24 - Called Jeconiah in chs. 24.1; 28.4; 29.2; 1Chron. 3, &c. Jehoiachin in ch. 52.31 and 2Kings.
  • j 22:29 - Or 'land, land, land.'