Jeremiah 1:3 NLT

3 He continued to give messages throughout the reign of Josiah's son, King Jehoiakim, until the eleventh year of King Zedekiah's reign in Judah. In August of that year, a the people of Jerusalem were taken away as captives.

References for Jeremiah 1:3

    • b 1:3 - Hebrew <I>In the fifth month,</I> of the Hebrew calendar. A number of events in Jeremiah can be cross-checked with dates in surviving Babylonian records and related accurately to our modern calendar. This month in the eleventh year of Zedekiah's reign occurred in August and September 586 <MS>B.C.</I> Also see 52:12 and the note there.