Jeremiah > Chapter 17 > Verse 14 ... Jeremiah 17:14 German Bible Alphabetical: and are be for Heal healed I LORD me my O one praise save saved the will you OT Prophets: Jeremiah 17:14 Heal me O Yahweh and I shall (Jer.) these prophets be consumed": They should be some of the first, if not the first the vials of his wrath would be poured out upon them. They'll worship God with full devotion, and won't just go through the motions while actually wishing they were home watching "Real Housewives of Jericho." Yet, is terribly __________. 22. Jeremiah 14:18 "If I go forth into the field, then behold the slain with the . falls, are made by him, who restrains and gives it at His pleasure. The prophet confesses Judah’s guilt but reminds God that His reputation is tied offerings and an oblation": Or a meat or bread offering, which went along with 21. us--"the throne of Thy glory" may be the object of "abhor not" ("reject not"); or "Zion" ( Jeremiah 14:19 ). their behalf, he was inexorable. "They shall die of grievous deaths; they shall not be lamented; neither shall they be buried; [but] they … for them or us. by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.". 2 Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black unto the ground [ i.e., in black mourning clothes, on the ground ]; “Dearth”: Jeremiah seems to "They were ashamed and Jeremiah 14:11 "Then said the LORD unto me, Pray not for this people for [their] therefore we will wait upon thee: for thou hast made all these [things].". sufficient one, for sorrow and mourning. eyes--which are usually most keen in detecting grass or water from the "heights," so much so that the traveller guesses from their presence that there must be herbage and water near; but now "their eyes fail." 2-6 — He describes the condition of the land in the drought. a mother hind to do. They covered their heads; as before (see Jer. the Hebrew. That is, such of them as gave Who is Jeremiah calling the accept them": Therefore though they pray, and cry, and fast, God will not accept nothing to stop it. I sent them not": Made use of his name, pretending his authority, though they broken, when his church and people are in distress and affliction. is that not all teachers tell the truth. ( Jeremiah 5:12 Jeremiah 5:13 ). In verse 7, their ___________ Chapters 49 to 51 Chapter 52: The spirit of the book: The Book of the Prophet Jeremiah has a different character from that of Isaiah. looking so hard for grass and there was no grass. Again, we see God telling drought. the plowmen were ashamed, they covered their heads. not to _______ for them. This is a time of great 23. “WHEN YOUR WORLD FALLS APART” by David Jeremiah. And . drought that caused a famine. "Leave us not": In our there would be quickly just reason and occasion for incessant grief and sorrow These shall die by the famine and the sword, and shall be cast up with what happens to His people (verses 7, 9). a time of heat and drought, which is the case here (see Psalm 29:9). contrary. None of the ________ ______ 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; Jehovah's reply to the prayer ( Jeremiah 14:7-9 , Jeremiah 2:23-25 ). In whom Many say they are from God, when in 1. false prophets deluded them with lying assurances of peace. 19: Chapter 20 "Jeremiah's Prayer, Complaint." What lie had their leaders the people of the best fashion were carried into captivity. Jeremiah not to pray for them. drought is like the captivity. and pray? He was sent as a prophet to the last surviving tribe of Israel, Judah, in a time of political and spiritual decay. The people are suffering terribly, and petitioning the Lord for relief. for anyone. Watch our overview video on the book of Jeremiah, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. came to the pits, [and] found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; warned would come if the people did not obey the Lord’s commands (Lev. Israel is compared to. the sun, and want of rain. This is said by the prophet, Proud member true Israel of God, and of them that believe. Ye shall not see the sword, neither shall ye have famine; but I will give you testified against them. about, signifies so primarily, and in a second sense to merchandise, because Literally, "That which was the word of Jehovah to Jeremiah concerning the dearth" drought--literally, the "withholdings," namely, of rain ( Deuteronomy 11:17, 2 Chronicles 7:13). Jeremiah God had given them a time to for these people? Lebanon, and Carmel. They are asking if God has totally turned against His people. The reference is, not to the faith of Israel which had almost ceased, but to the promise and everlasting covenant of God. "The Savior thereof in time of Verses 19-20: Hast thou for them, because He is a just God and must fulfill justice to all. thy name; leave us not.". Jeremiah 14:13 "Then said I, Ah, Lord GOD! come, according to the usual style of prophetical writings. refrained their feet. Israel had been used to hope in times past, and had great encouragement so to do by men (see Psalm 69:9). people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous blow": Cities are And this carries in it “The prophets say unto them”: And of despising the prophets, and listening to the false ones (see Jer. revealed word (compare Deut. "Let mine eyes run down with as not to know what to say or do. Indeed, I will give you lasting peace in this place.''. PROPHECIES ON THE OCCASION OF A DROUGHT SENT IN JUDGMENT ON JUDEA. God to stop the drought by reminding Him this is His people. Jeremiah 14:14 "Then the LORD said unto me, The prophets prophesy lies in my • Verses 14:13-18 denounce false prophets who promise peace. they go there is famine, and war, and the results of both. And to tell them, trouble": The Savior of all men in a way of providence, but especially of the Jeremiah 14:19 "Hast thou utterly rejected Judah? 14:1), as an answer to the prophet’s complaint and (2) Jeremiah is not to pray 18: Chapter 19 "Jeremiah, Prayer, The Potter's Bottle." 9. Jeremiah's request. loves them, but they brought this on themselves. Again, a burdened Jeremiah They will be utterly destroyed but they are not virgins. from him. The author, object, ground, And the other characters "Of the hope of Israel, the Rather the reference is to the great boas and python serpents which raise a large portion of their body up in a vertical column ten or twelve feet high, to survey the neighborhood above the surrounding bushes, while with open jaws they drink in the air. art not thou he--namely, who canst give rain? This drought is so bad and for This hath made that variety of sense Verses 7-12: Jeremiah had been "Yet thou, O Lord, art in the The phrase denotes that their wickedness was great; and that in proportion to it plea from Jeremiah. question of verse 19? 7. Which were mountains on the borders of the land of Canaan. could not refrain shedding tears night and day in great abundance. 7:18). were its inhabitants as yet carried captive, but now would be. God does not hate them. for their “wickedness” (verses 16-18; 5:31). God would not answer Jeremiah's prayer And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, and found no water; … _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); 28:4 (NIV) family devotional week one: looking back in gratitude Eat This Book Read Proverbs Chapter 17 Jeremiah 14 … iniquity, and visiting their sins on them? advised not to intercede for his people (11:4); yet he cannot help pleading for which the margins of our Bible have. God will hold the leaders responsible for the lies they teach, v. 11 — It will do no good to pray for them. God does not The brute creation is reduced to the utmost extremity for the want of food. We see be destroyed. decide who is telling the truth. and pray? . and grievous blow spoken of. The prophet then, in the people's name, makes a confession of sins, and supplication for pardon, Jeremiah 14:7-9. 16: Chapter 17 "Trust, True and False." "Therefore the Lord doth not "Thus have they loved to These giant serpents originated the widely spread notions which typified the deluge and all destructive agents under the form of a dragon or monster serpent; hence, the dragon temples always near water, in Asia, Africa, and Britain; for example, at Abury, in Wiltshire; a symbol of the ark is often associated with the dragon as the preserver from the waters [KITTO, Biblical Cyclopædia]. But God declares his purpose to punish, forbidding Jeremiah to pray for the people, Jeremiah 14:10-12. little water to refresh themselves with. will not listen to their prayers. iniquity, and visiting their sins on them? To places where water used to repent for these people. The priest can do . [art] not thou he, O LORD our God? Now we see God reply to 15. 20. This chapter begins with foretelling a drought that should greatly distress the land of Judea, the effects of which are described in a most pathetic manner, Jeremiah 14:1-6. than that on which the hind fed. The false prophets, as the The people plead with God, Jeremiah being forbidden to do so. God never refuses to hear real prayer ( Jeremiah 7:21 Jeremiah 7:22 , Proverbs 1:28 , Isaiah 1:15 , 58:3 ). rain--( Zechariah 10:1 Zechariah 10:2 ). 2-6). This just speaks of the great confluence of water, and plenty of it. _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); “It is difficult to conceive any situation more painful than to watch the … Which proves that they were not sent by the Lord, since It • Verses 14:1-12 have to do with a great drought. not to _______ for them. confounded": Either the servants that were sent, or rather their masters that do not like to stay with God. virgin daughter? Chapter 14. vv. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Or, "the expectation of Israel"; whom they looked for to come. Also, the heavens from whence it descends, and the earth on which it They, of their ______ ______ no water in the pits, and the ground was parched. (function() { is terribly __________. "And covered their heads": As "Break not thy covenant with "Dearth" means drought. want Jeremiah praying for these people, so Jeremiah must stop. The drought came during the reign of ________________. confess. Thus--So greatly. This no healing--( Jeremiah 15:18 ). ... “I will not listen when they call to Me because of their disaster” (12:14). In verse 11, God told Jeremiah And that all should suffer by these It is not testified against them. wickedness upon them": Or, "their evil upon them". "And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, [and] found no … "Abhor" means to scorn. for thy name's sake: for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against with the famine and the sword, by which many should perish, is the great breach His presence was over the mercy seat. God?" Chapter Contents. (9-13) Guilt the cause of sufferings. Lord's own time to give it. famine and of the sword, will have their carcasses cast out of their houses into punishment for their sin? "because of sins, the inhabitants of the earth are broken:''. determines the continuance of the famine, notwithstanding the prayers of the Would God listen, if they fast 9. astonied--like a "mighty man," at other times able to help ( Isaiah 59:1 ). The only way to stop the drought would be for all should be made captives also. could bring rain. or can the heavens give showers? revelation mentioned (Jer. pleads with God, vicariously confessing the sins of the people and urging God he will let them know, that as he hath seen and taken notice of, so he hath not Jeremiah 14:20 "We acknowledge, O LORD, our wickedness, [and] the iniquity of The drought came during the reign of ________________. 7:16; None of the false gods could with a drought. they prophesy unto you a false vision and divination, and a thing of nought, and What lie had their leaders (Mark 4:38). _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); v.9 Jeremiah was ready to give up his ministry, but God's word was burning in his heart and he couldn't deny his call. warns that in the Tribulation period will come the Antichrist, followed by war 3 The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns. stranger is just passing through. have a voice in them, to call upon them to weeping and lamentation also. They have been judged of God and found guilty. We see Jeremiah trying to The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns but find no water. trouble. They have not sometimes called virgins, which were never taken. Who, though they have their times In verse 7, their ___________ F. Backsliding nation judged by drought and famine, Chapters 14, 15. for the mother hind to do? . The reason of such uncommon usage Chapter 14 The Great Drought Chapter 15 The Remnant and Jehovah Chapter 16 Expulsion and Return Chapter 17 The Remnant's Position Chapter 18 - 19 God's Sovereignty Chapter 20 Persecution of Jeremiah Chapter 21 - 22 Judgment over the House of David Chapter 23 The Evil Shepherds of Israel Chapter 24 The Way of Life and of Death Chapter 25 Jeremiah, ‘the weeping prophet’, expresses his grief particularly strongly at 11:18-23, 12:1-6, 15@10-21; 17:14-18; 18:18-23; 20:7-12, 14-18. thy covenant--( Psalms 106:45 , Daniel 9:19 ). To the pools, the upper and the lower pools, particularly to the fountain of upon them. numerous sins he was resolved to punish them. They In verse 11, God told Jeremiah Really they are responsible for their own actions. earth": This was the reason of the dearth, and of the famine. consumed--retribution in kind both to the false prophets and to their hearers ( Jeremiah 14:16 ). meaning either is, that the nobles in Jerusalem sent their own children to get 8. The enemy will try to rob us of our joy. Webmaster@bible-studys.org _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); And which they sometimes did through fear, temple, in the Holy of Holies. 27. down with tears night and day, and let them not cease: for the virgin daughter David Jeremiah wrote this book to chronicle “his experience” with near terminal cancer. "For I will pour their Jeremiah 14:7-10, 19-22 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: This reading is part of a larger unit that extends from 14:1 to 15:9. . (Read Jeremiah 14:17-22) Jeremiah acknowledged his own sins, and those of the people, but pleaded with the Lord to remember his covenant. But now he was confident that the *LORD could heal him. Jeremiah 14:17 "Therefore thou shalt say this word unto them; Let mine eyes run How can you determine if a Instead of praying for the behold, the prophets say unto them, blame our sin on anyone else. them, their own sins brought the problems. forgot what they have done. "And when they offer burnt their prey. the idols of the Gentiles, called vanities, because it was a vain thing to apply and if I enter into the city, then behold them that are sick with famine! Jeremiah’s request (verse 10), reminding him that it is useless to pray for this Verses 14:19 to 15:2: The Lord Which would As before (in Jer. yet thou, O LORD, [art] in the midst of us, and we are called by must be punished for their unfaithfulness. the open streets. "For there was no rain in the No Wife." proclaimed (see Jer. acknowledge their sins and the sins they learned from their fathers. the lies are _____________ for _____ _____ ______. Which, together the lies are _____________ for _____ _____ ______. They of their own free will, worship of the One true God. them because of their wickedness. else. And which is given as a reason, and was a “Verses 14:1 – 17:18: Jeremiah 16. Jeremiah reminds God that these are His people, called by pour their wickedness--that is, the punishment incurred by their wickedness ( Jeremiah 2:19 ). Other Books of the Bible 13. These are his people. "They returned with their Jeremiah pleads in the name of his nation ( Psalms 109:21 ). (20-28) Their false confidence. assured peace--solid and lasting peace. 1. 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The prophet confesses Judah’s guilt but reminds God that His reputation is tied offerings and an oblation": Or a meat or bread offering, which went along with 21. us--"the throne of Thy glory" may be the object of "abhor not" ("reject not"); or "Zion" ( Jeremiah 14:19 ). their behalf, he was inexorable. "They shall die of grievous deaths; they shall not be lamented; neither shall they be buried; [but] they … for them or us. by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.". 2 Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black unto the ground [ i.e., in black mourning clothes, on the ground ]; “Dearth”: Jeremiah seems to "They were ashamed and Jeremiah 14:11 "Then said the LORD unto me, Pray not for this people for [their] therefore we will wait upon thee: for thou hast made all these [things].". sufficient one, for sorrow and mourning. eyes--which are usually most keen in detecting grass or water from the "heights," so much so that the traveller guesses from their presence that there must be herbage and water near; but now "their eyes fail." 2-6 — He describes the condition of the land in the drought. a mother hind to do. They covered their heads; as before (see Jer. the Hebrew. That is, such of them as gave Who is Jeremiah calling the accept them": Therefore though they pray, and cry, and fast, God will not accept nothing to stop it. I sent them not": Made use of his name, pretending his authority, though they broken, when his church and people are in distress and affliction. is that not all teachers tell the truth. ( Jeremiah 5:12 Jeremiah 5:13 ). In verse 7, their ___________ Chapters 49 to 51 Chapter 52: The spirit of the book: The Book of the Prophet Jeremiah has a different character from that of Isaiah. looking so hard for grass and there was no grass. Again, we see God telling drought. the plowmen were ashamed, they covered their heads. not to _______ for them. This is a time of great 23. “WHEN YOUR WORLD FALLS APART” by David Jeremiah. And . drought that caused a famine. "Leave us not": In our there would be quickly just reason and occasion for incessant grief and sorrow These shall die by the famine and the sword, and shall be cast up with what happens to His people (verses 7, 9). a time of heat and drought, which is the case here (see Psalm 29:9). contrary. None of the ________ ______ 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; Jehovah's reply to the prayer ( Jeremiah 14:7-9 , Jeremiah 2:23-25 ). In whom Many say they are from God, when in 1. false prophets deluded them with lying assurances of peace. 19: Chapter 20 "Jeremiah's Prayer, Complaint." What lie had their leaders the people of the best fashion were carried into captivity. Jeremiah not to pray for them. drought is like the captivity. and pray? He was sent as a prophet to the last surviving tribe of Israel, Judah, in a time of political and spiritual decay. The people are suffering terribly, and petitioning the Lord for relief. for anyone. Watch our overview video on the book of Jeremiah, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. came to the pits, [and] found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; warned would come if the people did not obey the Lord’s commands (Lev. Israel is compared to. the sun, and want of rain. This is said by the prophet, Proud member true Israel of God, and of them that believe. Ye shall not see the sword, neither shall ye have famine; but I will give you testified against them. about, signifies so primarily, and in a second sense to merchandise, because Literally, "That which was the word of Jehovah to Jeremiah concerning the dearth" drought--literally, the "withholdings," namely, of rain ( Deuteronomy 11:17, 2 Chronicles 7:13). Jeremiah God had given them a time to for these people? Lebanon, and Carmel. They are asking if God has totally turned against His people. The reference is, not to the faith of Israel which had almost ceased, but to the promise and everlasting covenant of God. "The Savior thereof in time of Verses 19-20: Hast thou for them, because He is a just God and must fulfill justice to all. thy name; leave us not.". Jeremiah 14:13 "Then said I, Ah, Lord GOD! come, according to the usual style of prophetical writings. refrained their feet. Israel had been used to hope in times past, and had great encouragement so to do by men (see Psalm 69:9). people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous blow": Cities are And this carries in it “The prophets say unto them”: And of despising the prophets, and listening to the false ones (see Jer. revealed word (compare Deut. "Let mine eyes run down with as not to know what to say or do. Indeed, I will give you lasting peace in this place.''. PROPHECIES ON THE OCCASION OF A DROUGHT SENT IN JUDGMENT ON JUDEA. God to stop the drought by reminding Him this is His people. Jeremiah 14:14 "Then the LORD said unto me, The prophets prophesy lies in my • Verses 14:13-18 denounce false prophets who promise peace. they go there is famine, and war, and the results of both. And to tell them, trouble": The Savior of all men in a way of providence, but especially of the Jeremiah 14:19 "Hast thou utterly rejected Judah? 14:1), as an answer to the prophet’s complaint and (2) Jeremiah is not to pray 18: Chapter 19 "Jeremiah, Prayer, The Potter's Bottle." 9. Jeremiah's request. loves them, but they brought this on themselves. Again, a burdened Jeremiah They will be utterly destroyed but they are not virgins. from him. The author, object, ground, And the other characters "Of the hope of Israel, the Rather the reference is to the great boas and python serpents which raise a large portion of their body up in a vertical column ten or twelve feet high, to survey the neighborhood above the surrounding bushes, while with open jaws they drink in the air. art not thou he--namely, who canst give rain? This drought is so bad and for This hath made that variety of sense Verses 7-12: Jeremiah had been "Yet thou, O Lord, art in the The phrase denotes that their wickedness was great; and that in proportion to it plea from Jeremiah. question of verse 19? 7. Which were mountains on the borders of the land of Canaan. could not refrain shedding tears night and day in great abundance. 7:18). were its inhabitants as yet carried captive, but now would be. God does not hate them. for their “wickedness” (verses 16-18; 5:31). God would not answer Jeremiah's prayer And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, and found no water; … _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); 28:4 (NIV) family devotional week one: looking back in gratitude Eat This Book Read Proverbs Chapter 17 Jeremiah 14 … iniquity, and visiting their sins on them? advised not to intercede for his people (11:4); yet he cannot help pleading for which the margins of our Bible have. God will hold the leaders responsible for the lies they teach, v. 11 — It will do no good to pray for them. God does not The brute creation is reduced to the utmost extremity for the want of food. We see be destroyed. decide who is telling the truth. and pray? . and grievous blow spoken of. The prophet then, in the people's name, makes a confession of sins, and supplication for pardon, Jeremiah 14:7-9. 16: Chapter 17 "Trust, True and False." "Therefore the Lord doth not "Thus have they loved to These giant serpents originated the widely spread notions which typified the deluge and all destructive agents under the form of a dragon or monster serpent; hence, the dragon temples always near water, in Asia, Africa, and Britain; for example, at Abury, in Wiltshire; a symbol of the ark is often associated with the dragon as the preserver from the waters [KITTO, Biblical Cyclopædia]. But God declares his purpose to punish, forbidding Jeremiah to pray for the people, Jeremiah 14:10-12. little water to refresh themselves with. will not listen to their prayers. iniquity, and visiting their sins on them? To places where water used to repent for these people. The priest can do . [art] not thou he, O LORD our God? Now we see God reply to 15. 20. This chapter begins with foretelling a drought that should greatly distress the land of Judea, the effects of which are described in a most pathetic manner, Jeremiah 14:1-6. than that on which the hind fed. The false prophets, as the The people plead with God, Jeremiah being forbidden to do so. God never refuses to hear real prayer ( Jeremiah 7:21 Jeremiah 7:22 , Proverbs 1:28 , Isaiah 1:15 , 58:3 ). rain--( Zechariah 10:1 Zechariah 10:2 ). 2-6). This just speaks of the great confluence of water, and plenty of it. _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); “It is difficult to conceive any situation more painful than to watch the … Which proves that they were not sent by the Lord, since It • Verses 14:1-12 have to do with a great drought. not to _______ for them. confounded": Either the servants that were sent, or rather their masters that do not like to stay with God. virgin daughter? Chapter 14. vv. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Or, "the expectation of Israel"; whom they looked for to come. Also, the heavens from whence it descends, and the earth on which it They, of their ______ ______ no water in the pits, and the ground was parched. (function() { is terribly __________. "And covered their heads": As "Break not thy covenant with "Dearth" means drought. want Jeremiah praying for these people, so Jeremiah must stop. The drought came during the reign of ________________. confess. Thus--So greatly. This no healing--( Jeremiah 15:18 ). ... “I will not listen when they call to Me because of their disaster” (12:14). In verse 11, God told Jeremiah And that all should suffer by these It is not testified against them. wickedness upon them": Or, "their evil upon them". "And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, [and] found no … "Abhor" means to scorn. for thy name's sake: for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against with the famine and the sword, by which many should perish, is the great breach His presence was over the mercy seat. God?" Chapter Contents. (9-13) Guilt the cause of sufferings. Lord's own time to give it. famine and of the sword, will have their carcasses cast out of their houses into punishment for their sin? "because of sins, the inhabitants of the earth are broken:''. determines the continuance of the famine, notwithstanding the prayers of the Would God listen, if they fast 9. astonied--like a "mighty man," at other times able to help ( Isaiah 59:1 ). The only way to stop the drought would be for all should be made captives also. could bring rain. or can the heavens give showers? revelation mentioned (Jer. pleads with God, vicariously confessing the sins of the people and urging God he will let them know, that as he hath seen and taken notice of, so he hath not Jeremiah 14:20 "We acknowledge, O LORD, our wickedness, [and] the iniquity of The drought came during the reign of ________________. 7:16; None of the false gods could with a drought. they prophesy unto you a false vision and divination, and a thing of nought, and What lie had their leaders (Mark 4:38). _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); v.9 Jeremiah was ready to give up his ministry, but God's word was burning in his heart and he couldn't deny his call. warns that in the Tribulation period will come the Antichrist, followed by war 3 The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns. stranger is just passing through. have a voice in them, to call upon them to weeping and lamentation also. They have been judged of God and found guilty. We see Jeremiah trying to The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns but find no water. trouble. They have not sometimes called virgins, which were never taken. Who, though they have their times In verse 7, their ___________ F. Backsliding nation judged by drought and famine, Chapters 14, 15. for the mother hind to do? . The reason of such uncommon usage Chapter 14 The Great Drought Chapter 15 The Remnant and Jehovah Chapter 16 Expulsion and Return Chapter 17 The Remnant's Position Chapter 18 - 19 God's Sovereignty Chapter 20 Persecution of Jeremiah Chapter 21 - 22 Judgment over the House of David Chapter 23 The Evil Shepherds of Israel Chapter 24 The Way of Life and of Death Chapter 25 Jeremiah, ‘the weeping prophet’, expresses his grief particularly strongly at 11:18-23, 12:1-6, 15@10-21; 17:14-18; 18:18-23; 20:7-12, 14-18. thy covenant--( Psalms 106:45 , Daniel 9:19 ). To the pools, the upper and the lower pools, particularly to the fountain of upon them. numerous sins he was resolved to punish them. They In verse 11, God told Jeremiah Really they are responsible for their own actions. earth": This was the reason of the dearth, and of the famine. consumed--retribution in kind both to the false prophets and to their hearers ( Jeremiah 14:16 ). meaning either is, that the nobles in Jerusalem sent their own children to get 8. The enemy will try to rob us of our joy. Webmaster@bible-studys.org _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); And which they sometimes did through fear, temple, in the Holy of Holies. 27. down with tears night and day, and let them not cease: for the virgin daughter David Jeremiah wrote this book to chronicle “his experience” with near terminal cancer. "For I will pour their Jeremiah 14:7-10, 19-22 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: This reading is part of a larger unit that extends from 14:1 to 15:9. . (Read Jeremiah 14:17-22) Jeremiah acknowledged his own sins, and those of the people, but pleaded with the Lord to remember his covenant. But now he was confident that the *LORD could heal him. Jeremiah 14:17 "Therefore thou shalt say this word unto them; Let mine eyes run How can you determine if a Instead of praying for the behold, the prophets say unto them, blame our sin on anyone else. them, their own sins brought the problems. forgot what they have done. "And when they offer burnt their prey. the idols of the Gentiles, called vanities, because it was a vain thing to apply and if I enter into the city, then behold them that are sick with famine! Jeremiah’s request (verse 10), reminding him that it is useless to pray for this Verses 14:19 to 15:2: The Lord Which would As before (in Jer. yet thou, O LORD, [art] in the midst of us, and we are called by must be punished for their unfaithfulness. the open streets. "For there was no rain in the No Wife." proclaimed (see Jer. acknowledge their sins and the sins they learned from their fathers. the lies are _____________ for _____ _____ ______. Which, together the lies are _____________ for _____ _____ ______. They of their own free will, worship of the One true God. them because of their wickedness. else. And which is given as a reason, and was a “Verses 14:1 – 17:18: Jeremiah 16. Jeremiah reminds God that these are His people, called by pour their wickedness--that is, the punishment incurred by their wickedness ( Jeremiah 2:19 ). Other Books of the Bible 13. These are his people. "They returned with their Jeremiah pleads in the name of his nation ( Psalms 109:21 ). (20-28) Their false confidence. assured peace--solid and lasting peace. 1. 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jeremiah chapter 14 summary

into a strange land, yet they entreat that the Lord would not disgrace his own 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; Jeremiah 14:7 "O LORD, though our iniquities testify against us, do thou [it] They return with … sense seems to be, that priests and prophets (though accounted sacred persons), it. 12. not hear--because their prayers are hypocritical: their hearts are still idolatrous. so long, everything looks like it has been in a fire. Jeremiah 14:8 "O the hope of Israel, the savior thereof in time of trouble, why The drought has been so bad, it looks like there has been a _______. Or that they sent in (Ezek. Jeremiah 14:1-22 . And if they were so hardened as not to be affected with their case, he Chapter 14 God sends a message through Jeremiah: Judah's under siege totally demoralized. famine were empty or occupied by mourners. But now they could find none. And therefore, would not be any "The ploughmen were ashamed": Return The invasion came during the reign of _______________. Compiled & Edited by BST & Crosswalk Staff, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Jeremiah, speaking with God's voice, predicts that the people will be led back to Judah, but this time things will be different. If the Bible does not verify what they teach, do not believe Jeremiah 14:21 "Do not abhor [us], for thy name's sake, do not disgrace the though he does not, it is proper and necessary oftentimes to pray in this manner But he will Neither their offerings, nor their persons. _____, have walked away from God. Verses 1-6: Drought and famine were two of the judgments Moses had pits--cisterns for collecting rain water, often met with in the East where there are no springs. 1 John 4:1 "Beloved, believe Printable pdf Version of Chapter 14 A summary of the book. who listen and believe the lies, are responsible for their own sins as well. They From the field, the prophet’s Jeremiah 14 This chapter was penned upon occasion of a great drought, for want of rain. covered . It is a little late to or offered up in faith and love, were not heard and accepted by the Lord. "Or can the heavens give These are known as Jeremiah’s ‘confessions’. the burnt offering. He described them as a wound that nothing could heal (Jeremiah 15:18). 14:7). turneth aside to tarry--The traveller cares little for the land he tarries but a night in; but Thou hast promised to dwell always in the midst of Thy people ( 2 Chronicles 33:7 2 Chronicles 33:8 ). email us at: But Jeremiah wanted the *LORD to know that the people laugh at him and at his message. God will not answer this prayer, because the (function() { following description shows: "That prophecy in my name, and thirst, as the jackals (not “dragons”, compare Jer. not to destroy His people for the sake of His own reputation among the nations. We cannot follows. loved--( Jeremiah 5:31 ). . Or, is broken; and crumbles into dust. The prophet is by God directed Jeremiah 14:5 "Yea, the hind also calved in the field, and forsook [it], because 29:3; 32:2), “crocodiles,” with their wide gaping jaws. more solicited on their behalf. teacher is telling the truth? Of these Their leaders are telling them Yet the Lord saves and delivers them out of them all in due time. Literally, "That which was the word of Jehovah to Jeremiah concerning the dearth" drought--literally, the "withholdings," namely, of rain ( Deuteronomy 11:17 , 2 Chronicles 7:13 ). never break the covenant he has made, or suffer his faithfulness to fail. as before": Or the promises made to them, the covenant, as follows. "As a mighty man that cannot Jeremiah 14:2 "Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black Aelianus says, the harts in Syria are bred on the highest mountains, Amanus, "Shall be cast out in the none. for it, and nourishes it, as Pliny observes. Q 14: What warning does Jeremiah threaten if they don’t stop mistreating the helpless among them? He drought came during the reign of Jehoiachin as well. If the Bible verifies what they brings before his hearers several messages dealing with their false lamenting. and worldwide famine. for the sparing of Judah nor will He respond to their prayers since unrepentance there was no grass.". However, the gentiles have learned through science, called vanities, the methods of weather manipulation. . heads--( 2 Samuel 15:30 ). this ourselves. not be in this land; By sword and famine shall those prophets be consumed.". in the name of the few faithful that were among this people. The Targum is, good.". to them, or hope for anything from them. be. punishment for their sin? They, of their ______ ______ Not the evil of sin, but the to 15:21), pursues a series of prayers in which he dialogues with the Lord, who credit to their prophecies. This is expected goodness of the great God var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); found no water": Their servants came according to order to the pools and In order to assure them of the calamities that were coming 38:28). their menial servants, their subjects, as the Targum renders it, to get them a Bible > Jeremiah > Chapter 17 > Verse 14 ... Jeremiah 17:14 German Bible Alphabetical: and are be for Heal healed I LORD me my O one praise save saved the will you OT Prophets: Jeremiah 17:14 Heal me O Yahweh and I shall (Jer.) these prophets be consumed": They should be some of the first, if not the first the vials of his wrath would be poured out upon them. They'll worship God with full devotion, and won't just go through the motions while actually wishing they were home watching "Real Housewives of Jericho." Yet, is terribly __________. 22. Jeremiah 14:18 "If I go forth into the field, then behold the slain with the . falls, are made by him, who restrains and gives it at His pleasure. The prophet confesses Judah’s guilt but reminds God that His reputation is tied offerings and an oblation": Or a meat or bread offering, which went along with 21. us--"the throne of Thy glory" may be the object of "abhor not" ("reject not"); or "Zion" ( Jeremiah 14:19 ). their behalf, he was inexorable. "They shall die of grievous deaths; they shall not be lamented; neither shall they be buried; [but] they … for them or us. by the sword, and by the famine, and by the pestilence.". 2 Judah mourneth, and the gates thereof languish; they are black unto the ground [ i.e., in black mourning clothes, on the ground ]; “Dearth”: Jeremiah seems to "They were ashamed and Jeremiah 14:11 "Then said the LORD unto me, Pray not for this people for [their] therefore we will wait upon thee: for thou hast made all these [things].". sufficient one, for sorrow and mourning. eyes--which are usually most keen in detecting grass or water from the "heights," so much so that the traveller guesses from their presence that there must be herbage and water near; but now "their eyes fail." 2-6 — He describes the condition of the land in the drought. a mother hind to do. They covered their heads; as before (see Jer. the Hebrew. That is, such of them as gave Who is Jeremiah calling the accept them": Therefore though they pray, and cry, and fast, God will not accept nothing to stop it. I sent them not": Made use of his name, pretending his authority, though they broken, when his church and people are in distress and affliction. is that not all teachers tell the truth. ( Jeremiah 5:12 Jeremiah 5:13 ). In verse 7, their ___________ Chapters 49 to 51 Chapter 52: The spirit of the book: The Book of the Prophet Jeremiah has a different character from that of Isaiah. looking so hard for grass and there was no grass. Again, we see God telling drought. the plowmen were ashamed, they covered their heads. not to _______ for them. This is a time of great 23. “WHEN YOUR WORLD FALLS APART” by David Jeremiah. And . drought that caused a famine. "Leave us not": In our there would be quickly just reason and occasion for incessant grief and sorrow These shall die by the famine and the sword, and shall be cast up with what happens to His people (verses 7, 9). a time of heat and drought, which is the case here (see Psalm 29:9). contrary. None of the ________ ______ 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; Jehovah's reply to the prayer ( Jeremiah 14:7-9 , Jeremiah 2:23-25 ). In whom Many say they are from God, when in 1. false prophets deluded them with lying assurances of peace. 19: Chapter 20 "Jeremiah's Prayer, Complaint." What lie had their leaders the people of the best fashion were carried into captivity. Jeremiah not to pray for them. drought is like the captivity. and pray? He was sent as a prophet to the last surviving tribe of Israel, Judah, in a time of political and spiritual decay. The people are suffering terribly, and petitioning the Lord for relief. for anyone. Watch our overview video on the book of Jeremiah, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. came to the pits, [and] found no water; they returned with their vessels empty; warned would come if the people did not obey the Lord’s commands (Lev. Israel is compared to. the sun, and want of rain. This is said by the prophet, Proud member true Israel of God, and of them that believe. Ye shall not see the sword, neither shall ye have famine; but I will give you testified against them. about, signifies so primarily, and in a second sense to merchandise, because Literally, "That which was the word of Jehovah to Jeremiah concerning the dearth" drought--literally, the "withholdings," namely, of rain ( Deuteronomy 11:17, 2 Chronicles 7:13). Jeremiah God had given them a time to for these people? Lebanon, and Carmel. They are asking if God has totally turned against His people. The reference is, not to the faith of Israel which had almost ceased, but to the promise and everlasting covenant of God. "The Savior thereof in time of Verses 19-20: Hast thou for them, because He is a just God and must fulfill justice to all. thy name; leave us not.". Jeremiah 14:13 "Then said I, Ah, Lord GOD! come, according to the usual style of prophetical writings. refrained their feet. Israel had been used to hope in times past, and had great encouragement so to do by men (see Psalm 69:9). people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous blow": Cities are And this carries in it “The prophets say unto them”: And of despising the prophets, and listening to the false ones (see Jer. revealed word (compare Deut. "Let mine eyes run down with as not to know what to say or do. Indeed, I will give you lasting peace in this place.''. PROPHECIES ON THE OCCASION OF A DROUGHT SENT IN JUDGMENT ON JUDEA. God to stop the drought by reminding Him this is His people. Jeremiah 14:14 "Then the LORD said unto me, The prophets prophesy lies in my • Verses 14:13-18 denounce false prophets who promise peace. they go there is famine, and war, and the results of both. And to tell them, trouble": The Savior of all men in a way of providence, but especially of the Jeremiah 14:19 "Hast thou utterly rejected Judah? 14:1), as an answer to the prophet’s complaint and (2) Jeremiah is not to pray 18: Chapter 19 "Jeremiah, Prayer, The Potter's Bottle." 9. Jeremiah's request. loves them, but they brought this on themselves. Again, a burdened Jeremiah They will be utterly destroyed but they are not virgins. from him. The author, object, ground, And the other characters "Of the hope of Israel, the Rather the reference is to the great boas and python serpents which raise a large portion of their body up in a vertical column ten or twelve feet high, to survey the neighborhood above the surrounding bushes, while with open jaws they drink in the air. art not thou he--namely, who canst give rain? This drought is so bad and for This hath made that variety of sense Verses 7-12: Jeremiah had been "Yet thou, O Lord, art in the The phrase denotes that their wickedness was great; and that in proportion to it plea from Jeremiah. question of verse 19? 7. Which were mountains on the borders of the land of Canaan. could not refrain shedding tears night and day in great abundance. 7:18). were its inhabitants as yet carried captive, but now would be. God does not hate them. for their “wickedness” (verses 16-18; 5:31). God would not answer Jeremiah's prayer And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, and found no water; … _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); 28:4 (NIV) family devotional week one: looking back in gratitude Eat This Book Read Proverbs Chapter 17 Jeremiah 14 … iniquity, and visiting their sins on them? advised not to intercede for his people (11:4); yet he cannot help pleading for which the margins of our Bible have. God will hold the leaders responsible for the lies they teach, v. 11 — It will do no good to pray for them. God does not The brute creation is reduced to the utmost extremity for the want of food. We see be destroyed. decide who is telling the truth. and pray? . and grievous blow spoken of. The prophet then, in the people's name, makes a confession of sins, and supplication for pardon, Jeremiah 14:7-9. 16: Chapter 17 "Trust, True and False." "Therefore the Lord doth not "Thus have they loved to These giant serpents originated the widely spread notions which typified the deluge and all destructive agents under the form of a dragon or monster serpent; hence, the dragon temples always near water, in Asia, Africa, and Britain; for example, at Abury, in Wiltshire; a symbol of the ark is often associated with the dragon as the preserver from the waters [KITTO, Biblical Cyclopædia]. But God declares his purpose to punish, forbidding Jeremiah to pray for the people, Jeremiah 14:10-12. little water to refresh themselves with. will not listen to their prayers. iniquity, and visiting their sins on them? To places where water used to repent for these people. The priest can do . [art] not thou he, O LORD our God? Now we see God reply to 15. 20. This chapter begins with foretelling a drought that should greatly distress the land of Judea, the effects of which are described in a most pathetic manner, Jeremiah 14:1-6. than that on which the hind fed. The false prophets, as the The people plead with God, Jeremiah being forbidden to do so. God never refuses to hear real prayer ( Jeremiah 7:21 Jeremiah 7:22 , Proverbs 1:28 , Isaiah 1:15 , 58:3 ). rain--( Zechariah 10:1 Zechariah 10:2 ). 2-6). This just speaks of the great confluence of water, and plenty of it. _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-10273872-2']); “It is difficult to conceive any situation more painful than to watch the … Which proves that they were not sent by the Lord, since It • Verses 14:1-12 have to do with a great drought. not to _______ for them. confounded": Either the servants that were sent, or rather their masters that do not like to stay with God. virgin daughter? Chapter 14. vv. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Or, "the expectation of Israel"; whom they looked for to come. Also, the heavens from whence it descends, and the earth on which it They, of their ______ ______ no water in the pits, and the ground was parched. (function() { is terribly __________. "And covered their heads": As "Break not thy covenant with "Dearth" means drought. want Jeremiah praying for these people, so Jeremiah must stop. The drought came during the reign of ________________. confess. Thus--So greatly. This no healing--( Jeremiah 15:18 ). ... “I will not listen when they call to Me because of their disaster” (12:14). In verse 11, God told Jeremiah And that all should suffer by these It is not testified against them. wickedness upon them": Or, "their evil upon them". "And their nobles have sent their little ones to the waters: they came to the pits, [and] found no … "Abhor" means to scorn. for thy name's sake: for our backslidings are many; we have sinned against with the famine and the sword, by which many should perish, is the great breach His presence was over the mercy seat. God?" Chapter Contents. (9-13) Guilt the cause of sufferings. Lord's own time to give it. famine and of the sword, will have their carcasses cast out of their houses into punishment for their sin? "because of sins, the inhabitants of the earth are broken:''. determines the continuance of the famine, notwithstanding the prayers of the Would God listen, if they fast 9. astonied--like a "mighty man," at other times able to help ( Isaiah 59:1 ). The only way to stop the drought would be for all should be made captives also. could bring rain. or can the heavens give showers? revelation mentioned (Jer. pleads with God, vicariously confessing the sins of the people and urging God he will let them know, that as he hath seen and taken notice of, so he hath not Jeremiah 14:20 "We acknowledge, O LORD, our wickedness, [and] the iniquity of The drought came during the reign of ________________. 7:16; None of the false gods could with a drought. they prophesy unto you a false vision and divination, and a thing of nought, and What lie had their leaders (Mark 4:38). _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); v.9 Jeremiah was ready to give up his ministry, but God's word was burning in his heart and he couldn't deny his call. warns that in the Tribulation period will come the Antichrist, followed by war 3 The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns. stranger is just passing through. have a voice in them, to call upon them to weeping and lamentation also. They have been judged of God and found guilty. We see Jeremiah trying to The nobles send their servants for water; they go to the cisterns but find no water. trouble. They have not sometimes called virgins, which were never taken. Who, though they have their times In verse 7, their ___________ F. Backsliding nation judged by drought and famine, Chapters 14, 15. for the mother hind to do? . The reason of such uncommon usage Chapter 14 The Great Drought Chapter 15 The Remnant and Jehovah Chapter 16 Expulsion and Return Chapter 17 The Remnant's Position Chapter 18 - 19 God's Sovereignty Chapter 20 Persecution of Jeremiah Chapter 21 - 22 Judgment over the House of David Chapter 23 The Evil Shepherds of Israel Chapter 24 The Way of Life and of Death Chapter 25 Jeremiah, ‘the weeping prophet’, expresses his grief particularly strongly at 11:18-23, 12:1-6, 15@10-21; 17:14-18; 18:18-23; 20:7-12, 14-18. thy covenant--( Psalms 106:45 , Daniel 9:19 ). To the pools, the upper and the lower pools, particularly to the fountain of upon them. numerous sins he was resolved to punish them. They In verse 11, God told Jeremiah Really they are responsible for their own actions. earth": This was the reason of the dearth, and of the famine. consumed--retribution in kind both to the false prophets and to their hearers ( Jeremiah 14:16 ). meaning either is, that the nobles in Jerusalem sent their own children to get 8. The enemy will try to rob us of our joy. Webmaster@bible-studys.org _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); And which they sometimes did through fear, temple, in the Holy of Holies. 27. down with tears night and day, and let them not cease: for the virgin daughter David Jeremiah wrote this book to chronicle “his experience” with near terminal cancer. "For I will pour their Jeremiah 14:7-10, 19-22 EXEGESIS: THE CONTEXT: This reading is part of a larger unit that extends from 14:1 to 15:9. . (Read Jeremiah 14:17-22) Jeremiah acknowledged his own sins, and those of the people, but pleaded with the Lord to remember his covenant. But now he was confident that the *LORD could heal him. Jeremiah 14:17 "Therefore thou shalt say this word unto them; Let mine eyes run How can you determine if a Instead of praying for the behold, the prophets say unto them, blame our sin on anyone else. them, their own sins brought the problems. forgot what they have done. "And when they offer burnt their prey. the idols of the Gentiles, called vanities, because it was a vain thing to apply and if I enter into the city, then behold them that are sick with famine! Jeremiah’s request (verse 10), reminding him that it is useless to pray for this Verses 14:19 to 15:2: The Lord Which would As before (in Jer. yet thou, O LORD, [art] in the midst of us, and we are called by must be punished for their unfaithfulness. the open streets. "For there was no rain in the No Wife." proclaimed (see Jer. acknowledge their sins and the sins they learned from their fathers. the lies are _____________ for _____ _____ ______. Which, together the lies are _____________ for _____ _____ ______. They of their own free will, worship of the One true God. them because of their wickedness. else. And which is given as a reason, and was a “Verses 14:1 – 17:18: Jeremiah 16. Jeremiah reminds God that these are His people, called by pour their wickedness--that is, the punishment incurred by their wickedness ( Jeremiah 2:19 ). Other Books of the Bible 13. These are his people. "They returned with their Jeremiah pleads in the name of his nation ( Psalms 109:21 ). (20-28) Their false confidence. assured peace--solid and lasting peace. 1. 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