The Message that came to Jeremiah from God:
"Preach to the people of Judah and citizens of Jerusalem.
Tell them this: 'This is God's Message, the Message of Israel's God to you. Anyone who does not keep the terms of this covenant is cursed.
The terms are clear. I made them plain to your ancestors when I delivered them from Egypt, out of the iron furnace of suffering.
This will provide the conditions in which I will be able to do what I promised your ancestors: to give them a fertile and lush land. And, as you know, that's what I did.'" "Yes, God," I replied. "That's true."
God continued: "Preach all this in the towns of Judah and the streets of Jerusalem. Say, 'Listen to the terms of this covenant and carry them out!