Jeremiah 15:1-9 LEB

Four Types of Calamity

1 Then Yahweh said to me, "[Even] if Moses and Samuel stood {before me},a my heart [would] not [be] to this people. Send [them] away from my {sight},b and let them go out.

References for Jeremiah 15:1

    • Lj 15:1 - Literally "to the face of me"
    • lj 15:1 - Literally "face"
      2 {And then}c if they say to you, 'Where shall we go?' Then you shall say to them, 'Thus says Yahweh, "[Those] who [are destined] for the plague, to the plague, and [those] who [are destined] for the sword, to the sword, and [those] who [are destined] for the famine, to the famine, and [those] who [are destined] for the captivity, to the captivity." '

      References for Jeremiah 15:2

        • NJ 15:2 - Literally "And it will happen"
          3 "And I will summond over them four types of calamity," {declares}e Yahweh, "the sword to kill, and the dogs to drag away, and the birdsf of the air and the wild animalsg of the earth to devour and to destroy.

          References for Jeremiah 15:3

            • Nj 15:3 - Or "appoint"
            • nj 15:3 - Literally "a declaration of"
            • Ǎ 15:3 - Hebrew "bird"
            • ǎ 15:3 - Hebrew "wild animal"
              4 And I will make them a terror to all of the kingdoms of the earth because of Manasseh, the son of Hezekiah, the king of Judah, because of what he did in Jerusalem.
              5 "For who will have compassion on you, [O] Jerusalem, or who will show sympathy to you, or who will turn aside {to ask about your welfare}?h

              References for Jeremiah 15:5

                • Ǐ 15:5 - Literally "to ask to the welfare of you"
                  6 You have forsaken me," {declares}i Yahweh. "You go backward, so I have stretched my hand against you, and I have destroyed you. I am tired of becoming remorseful.

                  References for Jeremiah 15:6

                    • ǐ 15:6 - Literally "a declaration of"
                      7 And I have winnowed them with a winnowing fork in the gates of the land. I am bereaved. I have destroyed my people. They did not turn back from their ways.
                      8 Their widowsj will be more numerous before me than [the] sand of [the] seas. I have brought to them, against [the] mothersk of young men,l a destroyer at noon. I will suddenly drop on her anguish and horror.m

                      References for Jeremiah 15:8

                        • Ǒ 15:8 - Hebrew "widow"
                        • ǒ 15:8 - Hebrew "mother"
                        • Ǔ 15:8 - Hebrew "man"
                        • ǔ 15:8 - Hebrew "horrors"
                          9 She who gave birth to seven has withered away. She gasps her breath. Her sun {set}n while still day. She has been put to shame and disgraced. And the remainder of them I will give to the sword {before}o their enemies," {declares}p Yahweh.

                          References for Jeremiah 15:9

                            • Ǖ 15:9 - Literally "came"
                            • ǖ 15:9 - Literally "to the face of"
                            • Ǘ 15:9 - Literally "a declaration of"