Jeremiah 27:1-7 NLT

1 This message came to Jeremiah from the early in the reign of Zedekiaha son of Josiah, king of Judah.

References for Jeremiah 27:1

    • 27:1 - As in some Hebrew manuscripts and Syriac version (see also 27:3, 12 ); most Hebrew manuscripts read Jehoiakim.
      2 This is what the said to me: “Make a yoke, and fasten it on your neck with leather straps.
      3 Then send messages to the kings of Edom, Moab, Ammon, Tyre, and Sidon through their ambassadors who have come to see King Zedekiah in Jerusalem.
      4 Give them this message for their masters: ‘This is what the of Heaven’s Armies, the God of Israel, says:
      5 With my great strength and powerful arm I made the earth and all its people and every animal. I can give these things of mine to anyone I choose.
      6 Now I will give your countries to King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon, who is my servant. I have put everything, even the wild animals, under his control.
      7 All the nations will serve him, his son, and his grandson until his time is up. Then many nations and great kings will conquer and rule over Babylon.