The 1priests and the prophets and all the peopleheardJeremiahspeakingthesewords in the house of the LORD.
When Jeremiahfinishedspeakingall that the LORD had commanded him to speak to all the people, the priests and the prophets and all the peopleseized him, saying, "2You mustdie!
9"Why have you prophesied in the name of the LORDsaying, 'Thishouse will be like Shiloh and thiscity will be 3desolate, withoutinhabitant '?" And 4all the peoplegatheredaboutJeremiah in the house of the LORD.
When the 5officials of Judahheardthesethings, they came up from the king'shouse to the house of the LORD and sat in the 6entrance of the NewGate of the LORD'S house.
Then the priests and the prophets7spoke to the officials and to all the people, saying, "A 8deathsentence for thisman! For he has prophesied9againstthiscity as you have heard in your hearing."
Then Jeremiahspoke to all the officials and to all the people, saying, "10The LORDsent me to prophesyagainstthishouse and againstthiscityall the words that you have heard.
13"Now therefore 11amend your ways and your deeds and obey the voice of the LORD your God; and the LORD will achange His mindabout the misfortunewhich He has pronouncedagainst you.
"But as for me, behold, 12I am in your hands; do with me as is good and right in your sight.
15"Onlyknow for certain that if you put me to death, you will bring13innocentblood on yourselves, and on thiscity and on its inhabitants; for truly the LORD has sent me to you to speakallthesewords in your hearing."