Jeremiah 45 NAS

Message to Baruch

1 This is the message which Jeremiah the prophet spoke to 1Baruch the son of Neriah, when he had 2written down these words in a book aat Jeremiah's dictation, in the 3fourth year of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, saying:

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    • Ʌ 45:1 - Lit "from the mouth of Jeremiah"
      2 "Thus says the LORD the God of Israel to you, O Baruch:
      3 'You said, "Ah, woe is me! For the LORD has added sorrow to my pain; I am 4weary with my groaning and have found no rest."'

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      4 "Thus you are to say to him, 'Thus says the LORD, "Behold, 5what I have built I am about to tear down, and what I have planted I am about to uproot, that is, the whole land."

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      5 'But you, are you 6seeking great things for yourself? Do not seek them; for behold, I am going to 7bring disaster on all flesh,' declares the LORD, 'but I will 8give your life to you as booty in all the places where * you may go.' "

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