Jeremiah Decides to Remain in the Land

1 The word that came to Jeremiah from Yahweh after Nebuzaradan, [the] captain of [the] guard, had let him go from Ramah, {where he had been taken} bound in chains in the midst of all the exiles of Jerusalem and Judah who were being deported [to] Babylon.
References for Jeremiah 40:1
    • a 40:1 - Hebrew "guards"
    • b 40:1 - Literally "at his taking him
    • c 40:1 - Hebrew "exile"