Jeremiah 49:1-7 NAS

Prophecy against Ammon

1 Concerning the sons of 1Ammon. Thus says the LORD: "Does Israel have no sons? Or has he no heirs? Why then has aMalcam taken possession of Gad And his people settled in its cities?

References for Jeremiah 49:1

    • ɾ 49:1 - In 1 Kin 11:5, 33 and Zeph 1:5, "Milcom"
      2 "Therefore behold, the days are coming," declares the LORD, "That I will cause a b2trumpet blast of war to be heard Against 3Rabbah of the sons of Ammon; And it will become a desolate heap, And her 4towns will be set on fire. Then Israel will take 5possession of his possessors," Says the LORD.

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      3 "Wail, O 6Heshbon, for 7Ai has been destroyed! Cry out, O daughters of Rabbah, 8Gird yourselves with sackcloth and lament, And rush back and forth inside the walls; For cMalcam will 9go into exile Together with his priests and his princes.

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      4 "How 10boastful you are about the valleys! Your valley is flowing away, O 11backsliding daughter Who trusts in her 12treasures, saying, '13Who will come against me?'

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      5 "Behold, I am going to bring 14terror upon you," Declares the Lord dGOD of hosts, "From all directions around you; And each of you will be 15driven out eheadlong, With no one to gather the 16fugitives together.

      References for Jeremiah 49:5

        • ʁ 49:5 - Heb "YHWH," usually rendered LORD
        • ʂ 49:5 - Lit "before him"
          6 "But afterward * I will 17restore The ffortunes of the sons of Ammon," Declares the LORD.

          References for Jeremiah 49:6

            • ʃ 49:6 - Or "captivity"

              Prophecy against Edom

              7 Concerning 18Edom. Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Is there no longer any 19wisdom in 20Teman? Has good counsel been lost to the prudent? Has their wisdom decayed?