Jeremiah 37:1-6 ESV

Jeremiah Warns Zedekiah

1 1Zedekiah the son of Josiah, 2whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon made king in the land of Judah, reigned instead of 3Coniah the son of Jehoiakim.

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2 4But neither he nor his servants nor the people of the land listened to the words of the LORD that he spoke through Jeremiah the prophet.

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3 King Zedekiah sent 5Jehucal the son of 6Shelemiah, and 7Zephaniah the priest, the son of 8Maaseiah, to Jeremiah the prophet, saying, "Please 9pray for us to the LORD our God."

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      4 10Now Jeremiah was still going in and out among the people, 11for he had not yet been put in prison.

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          5 12The army of Pharaoh had come out of Egypt. And when 13the Chaldeans who were besieging Jerusalem heard news about them, 14they withdrew from Jerusalem.

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              6 Then the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah the prophet: