When Jeremiah finished speaking to all the people all these words of the LORD their God, with which the LORD their God had sent him to them,
References for Jeremiah 43:1
Azariah the son of 1Hoshaiah and 2Johanan the son of Kareah and 3all the insolent men said to Jeremiah, "You are telling a lie. The LORD our God did not send you to say, 4'Do not go to Egypt to live there,'
611the men, the women, the children, 12the princesses, and every person whom 13Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard had left with 14Gedaliah the son of Ahikam, son of Shaphan; also Jeremiah the prophet and Baruch the son of Neriah.
and say to them, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel: Behold, I will send and take Nebuchadnezzar the king of Babylon, 18my servant, 19and I will set his throne above these stones that I have hidden, and he will spread his royal canopy over them.
He shall come 20and strike the land of Egypt, 21giving over to the pestilence those who are doomed to the pestilence, to captivity those who are doomed to captivity, and to the sword those who are doomed to the sword.
1222I shall kindle a fire 23in the temples of the gods of Egypt, and he shall burn them 24and carry them away captive. 25And he shall clean the land of Egypt 26as a shepherd cleans his cloak of vermin, and he shall go away from there in peace.