Jeremiah 27:1-6 NIV

Judah to Serve Nebuchadnezzar

1 Early in the reign of Zedekiaha son of Josiah king of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from the LORD:

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    •  27:1 - A few Hebrew manuscripts and Syriac (see also 27:3,12 and 28:1); most Hebrew manuscripts "Jehoiakim" (Most Septuagint manuscripts do not have this verse.)
      2 This is what the LORD said to me: “Make a yoke out of straps and crossbars and put it on your neck.

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      3 Then send word to the kings of Edom, Moab, Ammon, Tyre and Sidon through the envoys who have come to Jerusalem to Zedekiah king of Judah.

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      4 Give them a message for their masters and say, ‘This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: “Tell this to your masters:
      5 With my great power and outstretched arm I made the earth and its people and the animals that are on it, and I give it to anyone I please.

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      6 Now I will give all your countries into the hands of my servant Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon; I will make even the wild animals subject to him.

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