Azariah son of Hoshaiah2 and Johanan3 son of Kareah and all the arrogant4 men said to Jeremiah, "You are lying!5 The LORD our God has not sent you to say, 'You must not go to Egypt to settle there.'6
They also led away all those whom Nebuzaradan commander of the imperial guard had left with Gedaliah son of Ahikam, the son of Shaphan--the men, the women,13 the children and the king's daughters. And they took Jeremiah the prophet and Baruch14 son of Neriah along with them.
Then say to them, 'This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: I will send for my servant21 Nebuchadnezzar22 king of Babylon, and I will set his throne23 over these stones I have buried here; he will spread his royal canopy24 above them.
He will set fire30 to the temples31 of the gods32 of Egypt; he will burn their temples and take their gods captive.33 As a shepherd picks34 his garment clean of lice, so he will pick Egypt clean and depart.