Jeremiah 25:15 NIV

The Cup of God’s Wrath

15 This is what the LORD, the God of Israel, said to me: “Take from my hand this cup filled with the wine of my wrath and make all the nations to whom I send you drink it.

References for Jeremiah 25:15

Study tools for Jeremiah 25:15

  • a 25:9 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
  • b 25:12 - Or "Chaldeans"
  • c 25:18 - That is, their names to be used in cursing (see 29:22); or, to be seen by others as cursed
  • d 25:23 - Or "who clip the hair by their foreheads"
  • e 25:26 - "Sheshak" is a cryptogram for Babylon.
  • f 25:34 - Septuagint; Hebrew "fall and be shattered like fine pottery"
  • g 25:38 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint (see also 46:16 and 50:16); most Hebrew manuscripts "anger"