Jeremiah 6:1-6 NAS

Destruction of Jerusalem Impending

1 "Flee for safety, O sons of 1Benjamin, From the midst of Jerusalem! Now blow a trumpet in Tekoa And raise a signal over a2Beth-haccerem; For evil looks down from the 3north, And a great destruction.

References for Jeremiah 6:1

    • ¥ 6:1 - I.e. house of the vineyard
      2 "The comely and 4dainty one, 5the daughter of Zion, I will cut off.

      References for Jeremiah 6:2

      3 "6Shepherds and their flocks will come to her, They will 7pitch their tents baround her, They will pasture each in his cplace.

      References for Jeremiah 6:3

        • ¦ 6:3 - Lit "against her round about"
        • § 6:3 - Lit "hand"
          4 "d8Prepare war against her; Arise, and let us eattack at 9noon. Woe to us, for the day declines, For the shadows of the evening lengthen!

          References for Jeremiah 6:4

            • ¨ 6:4 - Lit "Sanctify"
            • © 6:4 - Lit "go up"
              5 "Arise, and let us fattack by night And 10destroy her gpalaces!"

              References for Jeremiah 6:5

                • ª 6:5 - Lit "go up"
                • « 6:5 - Or "fortified towers"
                  6 For thus says the LORD of hosts, "11Cut down her trees And cast up a 12siege against Jerusalem. This is the city to be punished, In whose midst there is only 13oppression.

                  References for Jeremiah 6:6