Jeremiah 6:1-6 NLT

1 "Run for your lives, you people of Benjamin! Flee from Jerusalem! Sound the alarm in Tekoa! Send up a signal at Beth-hakkerem! Warn everyone that a powerful army is coming from the north to destroy this nation.
2 O Jerusalem, a you are my beautiful and delicate daughter -- but I will destroy you!

References for Jeremiah 6:2

    • o 6:2 - Hebrew <I>Zion.</I>
      3 Enemy shepherds will surround you. They will set up camp around the city and divide your pastures for their flocks.
      4 They shout, 'Prepare for battle and attack at noon! But now the day is fading, and the evening shadows are falling.
      5 So let us attack by night and destroy her palaces!'"
      6 This is what the LORD Almighty says: "Cut down the trees for battering rams. Build ramps against the walls of Jerusalem. This is the city to be punished, for she is wicked through and through.