Jeremiah 39:1 NLT

1 In January of the ninth year of King Zedekiah’s reign, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon came with his entire army to besiege Jerusalem.

References for Jeremiah 39:1

    • a 39:1 - Hebrew In the tenth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar 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 event occurred on January 15, 588 ; see 52:4a and the note there.
    • b 39:1 - Hebrew Nebuchadrezzar, a variant spelling of Nebuchadnezzar; also in 39:5, 11 .