Jeremiah 41:16-18 NIV

Flight to Egypt

16 Then Johanan son of Kareah and all the army officers1 who were with him led away all the survivors2 from Mizpah whom he had recovered from Ishmael son of Nethaniah after he had assassinated Gedaliah son of Ahikam: the soldiers, women, children and court officials he had brought from Gibeon.

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17 And they went on, stopping at Geruth Kimham3 near Bethlehem4 on their way to Egypt5

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18 to escape the Babylonians.a They were afraid6 of them because Ishmael son of Nethaniah had killed Gedaliah7 son of Ahikam, whom the king of Babylon had appointed as governor over the land.

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