Jeremiah 7:20; Jeremiah 7:33; Jeremiah 9:10; Jeremiah 12:4; Jeremiah 15:3; Jeremiah 16:4; Jeremiah 19:7; Jeremiah 21:6; Jeremiah 27:5; Jeremiah 31:27; Jeremiah 32:43; Jeremiah 33:10; Jeremiah 33:12; Jeremiah 34:20; Jeremiah 36:29; Jeremiah 50:3; Jeremiah 51:62
Therefore thus says the Lord GOD, "Behold, My anger and My wrath will be poured out on this place, on man and on beast and on the trees of the field and on the fruit of the ground; and it will burn and not be quenched."
"The dead bodies of this people will be food for the birds of the sky and for the beasts of the earth; and no one will frighten them away.
"For the mountains I will take up a weeping and wailing, And for the pastures of the wilderness a dirge, Because they are laid waste so that no one passes through, And the lowing of the cattle is not heard; Both the birds of the sky and the beasts have fled; they are gone.
How long is the land to mourn And the vegetation of the countryside to wither? For the wickedness of those who dwell in it, Animals and birds have been snatched away, Because men have said, "He will not see our latter ending."
"I will appoint over them four kinds of doom," declares the LORD : "the sword to slay, the dogs to drag off, and the birds of the sky and the beasts of the earth to devour and destroy.
"They will die of deadly diseases, they will not be lamented or buried; they will be as dung on the surface of the ground and come to an end by sword and famine, and their carcasses will become food for the birds of the sky and for the beasts of the earth."
"I will make void the counsel of Judah and Jerusalem in this place, and I will cause them to fall by the sword before their enemies and by the hand of those who seek their life; and I will give over their carcasses as food for the birds of the sky and the beasts of the earth.
"I will also strike down the inhabitants of this city, both man and beast; they will die of a great pestilence.
"I have made the earth, the men and the beasts which are on the face of the earth by My great power and by My outstretched arm, and I will give it to the one who is pleasing in My sight.
"Behold, days are coming," declares the LORD , "when I will sow the house of Israel and the house of Judah with the seed of man and with the seed of beast.
'Fields will be bought in this land of which you say, "It is a desolation, without man or beast; it is given into the hand of the Chaldeans."
"Thus says the LORD , 'Yet again there will be heard in this place, of which you say, "It is a waste, without man and without beast," that is, in the cities of Judah and in the streets of Jerusalem that are desolate, without man and without inhabitant and without beast,
"Thus says the LORD of hosts, 'There will again be in this place which is waste, without man or beast, and in all its cities, a habitation of shepherds who rest their flocks.
I will give them into the hand of their enemies and into the hand of those who seek their life. And their dead bodies will be food for the birds of the sky and the beasts of the earth.
"And concerning Jehoiakim king of Judah you shall say, 'Thus says the LORD , "You have burned this scroll, saying, 'Why have you written on it that the king of Babylon will certainly come and destroy this land, and will make man and beast to cease from it?' "
"For a nation has come up against her out of the north; it will make her land an object of horror, and there will be no inhabitant in it. Both man and beast have wandered off, they have gone away!
and say, 'You, O LORD , have promised concerning this place to cut it off, so that there will be nothing dwelling in it, whether man or beast, but it will be a perpetual desolation.'