|Overview - Jeremiah 38|
|1||Jeremiah, by a false suggestion, is put into the dungeon of Malchiah.|
|7||Edeb-melech, by suit, gets him some enlargement.|
|14||Upon secret conference, he counsels the king by yielding to save his life.|
|24||By the king's instructions he conceals the conference from the princes.|
Jeremiah 38:4 (King James Version)
Therefore the princes said unto the king, We beseech thee, let this man be put to death: for thus he weakeneth the hands of the men of war that remain in this city, and the hands of all the people, in speaking such words unto them: for this man seeketh not the welfare of this people, but the hurt.