Jeremiah 40:15 NIV

15 Then Johanan son of Kareah said privately to Gedaliah in Mizpah, “Let me go and kill Ishmael son of Nethaniah, and no one will know it. Why should he take your life and cause all the Jews who are gathered around you to be scattered and the remnant of Judah to perish?”

References for Jeremiah 40:15

Study tools for Jeremiah 40:15

  • a 40:5 - Or "Jeremiah answered"
  • b 40:8 - Hebrew "Jezaniah," a variant of "Jaazaniah"
  • c 40:9 - Or "Chaldeans" ; also in verse 10