Parallel Bible results for Jeremiah 2:1-6

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Jeremiah 2:1-6

NLT 1 The gave me another message. He said, NIV 1 The word of the LORD came to me: NLT 2 “Go and shout this message to Jerusalem. This is what the says: “I remember how eager you were to please me as a young bride long ago, how you loved me and followed me even through the barren wilderness. NIV 2 "Go and proclaim in the hearing of Jerusalem: " 'I remember the devotion of your youth, how as a bride you loved me and followed me through the desert, through a land not sown. NLT 3 In those days Israel was holy to the , the first of his children. All who harmed his people were declared guilty, and disaster fell on them. I, the , have spoken!” NIV 3 Israel was holy to the LORD, the firstfruits of his harvest; all who devoured her were held guilty, and disaster overtook them,' " declares the LORD. NLT 4 Listen to the word of the , people of Jacob—all you families of Israel! NIV 4 Hear the word of the LORD, O house of Jacob, all you clans of the house of Israel. NLT 5 This is what the says: “What did your ancestors find wrong with me that led them to stray so far from me? They worshiped worthless idols, only to become worthless themselves. NIV 5 This is what the LORD says: "What fault did your fathers find in me, that they strayed so far from me? They followed worthless idols and became worthless themselves. NLT 6 They did not ask, ‘Where is the who brought us safely out of Egypt and led us through the barren wilderness— a land of deserts and pits, a land of drought and death, where no one lives or even travels?’ NIV 6 They did not ask, 'Where is the LORD, who brought us up out of Egypt and led us through the barren wilderness, through a land of deserts and rifts, a land of drought and darkness, a land where no one travels and no one lives?'