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Jeremiah 38:16 NAS

16 But King Zedekiah swore to Jeremiah in 1secret saying, "As the LORD lives, who made this 2life for us, surely I will not put you to death nor will I give you over to the hand of 3these men who are seeking your life."

References for Jeremiah 38:16

Study tools for Jeremiah 38:16

  • a 38:4 - Lit "weakening the hands of"
  • b 38:4 - Lit "the hands of all"
  • c 38:5 - Lit "hand"
  • d 38:7 - Or "an official"
  • e 38:9 - M.T. reads "has died"
  • f 38:10 - Lit "in your hand"
  • g 38:11 - Lit "hand"
  • h 38:14 - Lit "took Jeremiah the prophet to him"
  • i 38:16 - Lit "soul"
  • j 38:16 - Lit "soul"
  • k 38:17 - Lit "your soul"
  • l 38:17 - Lit "live"
  • m 38:19 - Lit "fallen"
  • n 38:20 - Lit "listen to the voice of"
  • o 38:20 - Lit "your soul"
  • p 38:22 - Or "princes"
  • q 38:22 - Lit "The men of your peace"
  • r 38:27 - Lit "word"