Jeremiah 28:1-6 NLT

1 One day in late summera of that same year—the fourth year of the reign of Zedekiah, king of Judah—Hananiah son of Azzur, a prophet from Gibeon, addressed me publicly in the Temple while all the priests and people listened. He said,

References for Jeremiah 28:1

    • 28:1 - Hebrew In the fifth month, of the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar. The fifth month in the fourth year of Zedekiah’s reign occurred within the months of August and September 593 Also see note on 1:3 .
      2 “This is what the of Heaven’s Armies, the God of Israel, says: ‘I will remove the yoke of the king of Babylon from your necks.
      3 Within two years I will bring back all the Temple treasures that King Nebuchadnezzar carried off to Babylon.
      4 And I will bring back Jehoiachinb son of Jehoiakim, king of Judah, and all the other captives that were taken to Babylon. I will surely break the yoke that the king of Babylon has put on your necks. I, the , have spoken!’”

      References for Jeremiah 28:4

        • 28:4 - Hebrew Jeconiah, a variant spelling of Jehoiachin.
          5 Jeremiah responded to Hananiah as they stood in front of all the priests and people at the Temple.
          6 He said, “Amen! May your prophecies come true! I hope the does everything you say. I hope he does bring back from Babylon the treasures of this Temple and all the captives.