Jeremiah 32:2

Overview - Jeremiah 32
Jeremiah, being imprisoned by Zedekiah for his prophecy,
buys Hanameel's field.
13 Baruch must preserve the evidences, as tokens of the people's return.
16 Jeremiah in his prayer complains to God.
26 God confirms the captivity for their sins;
36 and promises a gracious return.
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Jeremiah 32:2  (King James Version)
For then the king of Babylon's army besieged Jerusalem: and Jeremiah the prophet was shut up in the court of the prison, which was in the king of Judah's house.

The siege had commenced on the tenth month of the preceding year, and continued a year after, ending in the fifth month of the following year; consequently the siege must have lasted eighteen months and twenty-seven days
See 2 ; Ki 25:18

Jeremiah 32:3 Jeremiah 32:8 ; 33:1 36:5 37:21 38:6 39:13-15 Matthew 5:12

in the
Nehemiah 3:25