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Jeremiah 1:5 ESV

5 1"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born 2I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet 3to the nations."

References for Jeremiah 1:5

Study tools for Jeremiah 1:5

  • a 1:11 - Almond sounds like the Hebrew for watching (compare verse 12)
  • b 1:14 - The Hebrew word can mean evil, harm, or disaster, depending on the context; so throughout Jeremiah
  • c 1:17 - Hebrew gird up your loins