Jeremiah 2:5; Jeremiah 2:24; Jeremiah 2:26; Jeremiah 2:34; Jeremiah 5:1; Jeremiah 5:26; Jeremiah 6:16; Jeremiah 10:18; Jeremiah 11:9; Jeremiah 14:3; Jeremiah 15:16; Jeremiah 23:11; Jeremiah 29:13-14; Jeremiah 31:2; Jeremiah 41:3; Jeremiah 41:8; Jeremiah 41:12; Jeremiah 45:3; Jeremiah 48:27; Jeremiah 50:7; Jeremiah 50:20; Jeremiah 50:24; Jeremiah 52:25
Thus says the LORD , "What injustice did your fathers find in Me, That they went far from Me And walked after emptiness and became empty?
A wild donkey accustomed to the wilderness, That sniffs the wind in her passion . In the time of her heat who can turn her away? All who seek her will not become weary; In her month they will find her.
"As the thief is shamed when he is discovered, So the house of Israel is shamed; They, their kings, their princes And their priests and their prophets,
"Also on your skirts is found The lifeblood of the innocent poor; You did not find them breaking in. But in spite of all these things,
"Roam to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem, And look now and take note. And seek in her open squares, If you can find a man, If there is one who does justice, who seeks truth, Then I will pardon her.
'For wicked men are found among My people, They watch like fowlers lying in wait; They set a trap, They catch men.
Thus says the LORD , "Stand by the ways and see and ask for the ancient paths, Where the good way is, and walk in it; And you will find rest for your souls. But they said, 'We will not walk in it.'
For thus says the LORD , "Behold, I am slinging out the inhabitants of the land At this time, And will cause them distress, That they may be found."
Then the LORD said to me, "A conspiracy has been found among the men of Judah and among the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
"Their nobles have sent their servants for water; They have come to the cisterns and found no water. They have returned with their vessels empty; They have been put to shame and humiliated, And they cover their heads.
Your words were found and I ate them, And Your words became for me a joy and the delight of my heart; For I have been called by Your name, O LORD God of hosts.
"For both prophet and priest are polluted; Even in My house I have found their wickedness," declares the LORD .
'You will seek Me and find Me when you search for Me with all your heart.
'I will be found by you,' declares the LORD , 'and I will restore your fortunes and will gather you from all the nations and from all the places where I have driven you,' declares the LORD , 'and I will bring you back to the place from where I sent you into exile.'
Thus says the LORD , "The people who survived the sword Found grace in the wilderness - Israel, when it went to find its rest."
Ishmael also struck down all the Jews who were with him, that is with Gedaliah at Mizpah, and the Chaldeans who were found there, the men of war.
But ten men who were found among them said to Ishmael, "Do not put us to death; for we have stores of wheat, barley, oil and honey hidden in the field." So he refrained and did not put them to death along with their companions.
So they took all the men and went to fight with Ishmael the son of Nethaniah and they found him by the great pool that is in Gibeon.
'You said, "Ah, woe is me! For the LORD has added sorrow to my pain; I am weary with my groaning and have found no rest."'
"Now was not Israel a laughingstock to you? Or was he caught among thieves? For each time you speak about him you shake your head in scorn.
"All who came upon them have devoured them; And their adversaries have said, 'We are not guilty, Inasmuch as they have sinned against the LORD who is the habitation of righteousness, Even the LORD , the hope of their fathers.'
'In those days and at that time,' declares the LORD , 'search will be made for the iniquity of Israel, but there will be none; and for the sins of Judah, but they will not be found; for I will pardon those whom I leave as a remnant.'
"I set a snare for you and you were also caught, O Babylon, While you yourself were not aware; You have been found and also seized Because you have engaged in conflict with the LORD ."
He also took from the city one official who was overseer of the men of war, and seven of the king's advisers who were found in the city, and the scribe of the commander of the army who mustered the people of the land, and sixty men of the people of the land who were found in the midst of the city.