Jeremiah 40:7

Overview - Jeremiah 40
Jeremiah, being set free by Nebuzar-adan, goes to Gedaliah.
The dispersed Jews repair unto him.
13 Johanan revealing Ishmael's conspiracy is not believed.
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Jeremiah 40:7  (King James Version)
Now when all the captains of the forces which were in the fields, even they and their men, heard that the king of Babylon had made Gedaliah the son of Ahikam governor in the land, and had committed unto him men, and women, and children, and of the poor of the land, of them that were not carried away captive to Babylon;

all the
39:4 2 Kings 25:4 2 Kings 25:22 2 Kings 25:23-26

the poor
39:10 Ezekiel 33:24-29 ; 45:16