|Overview - Jeremiah 37|
|1||The Egyptians having raised the seige of the Chaldeans, king Zedekiah sends to Jeremiah to pray for the people.|
|6||Jeremiah prophesies the Chaldeans' certain return and victory.|
|11||He is taken for a fugitive, beaten, and put in prison.|
|16||He assures Zedekiah of the captivity.|
|18||Intreating for his liberty, he obtains some favour.|
Jeremiah 37:20 (King James Version)
Therefore hear now, I pray thee, O my lord the king: let my supplication, I pray thee, be accepted before thee; that thou cause me not to return to the house of Jonathan the scribe, lest I die there.