Jeremiah 42:16

Overview - Jeremiah 42
Johanan desires Jeremiah to enquire of God, promising obedience to his will.
Jeremiah assures him of safety in Judea;
13 and destruction in Egypt.
19 He reproves their hypocrisy, in enquiring of the Lord that which they mean not to follow.
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Jeremiah 42:16  (King James Version)
Then it shall come to pass, that the sword, which ye feared, shall overtake you there in the land of Egypt, and the famine, whereof ye were afraid, shall follow close after you there in Egypt; and there ye shall die.

that the sword
13 ; Jeremiah 44:13 Jeremiah 44:27 Deuteronomy 28:15 Deuteronomy 28:22 Deuteronomy 28:45 ; Proverbs 13:21 ; Ezekiel 11:8 ; Amos 9:1-4
Zechariah 1:6 ; John 11:48

follow close
Hebrew cleave. there ye.
Jeremiah 44:11 Jeremiah 44:12 Jeremiah 44:27