Jeremiah 1:10-12 NIV

10 See, today I appoint you over nations1 and kingdoms to uproot2 and tear down, to destroy and overthrow, to build and to plant."3

References for Jeremiah 1:10

11 The word of the LORD came to me: "What do you see, Jeremiah?"4 "I see the branch of an almond tree," I replied.

References for Jeremiah 1:11

12 The LORD said to me, "You have seen correctly, for I am watchinga5 to see that my word is fulfilled."

References for Jeremiah 1:12

    • b 1:12 - The Hebrew for "watching" sounds like the Hebrew for "almond tree."