Jeremiah 15:21

21 “I will save you from the hands of the wicked and deliver you from the grasp of the cruel.”

Read Jeremiah 15:21 Using Other Translations

And I will deliver thee out of the hand of the wicked, and I will redeem thee out of the hand of the terrible.
I will deliver you out of the hand of the wicked, and redeem you from the grasp of the ruthless."
Yes, I will certainly keep you safe from these wicked men. I will rescue you from their cruel hands.”

What does Jeremiah 15:21 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Jeremiah 15:21

And I will deliver thee out of the hand of the wicked
The wicked Jews, Zedekiah and his courtiers, who imprisoned him: and I will redeem thee out of the hand of the terrible;
as kings and great men of the earth seem to be; or, "the violent", or "strong" F20, and mighty; that were stronger than he, that would use him with violence, and inject terror into him.


FOOTNOTES:

F20 (Myuyre) "violentorum", Junius & Tremellius, Piscator, Cocceius, Schmidt; "fortium", V. L.
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