5 Jeremiah responded to Hananiah as they stood in front of all the priests and people at the Temple.
10 Then Hananiah the prophet took the yoke off Jeremiah’s neck and broke it in pieces. 11 And Hananiah said again to the crowd that had gathered, “This is what the LORD says: ‘Just as this yoke has been broken, within two years I will break the yoke of oppression from all the nations now subject to King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon.’” With that, Jeremiah left the Temple area. 12 Soon after this confrontation with Hananiah, the LORD gave this message to Jeremiah: