Jeremiah

Jeremiah

Jeremiah

Jeremiah 40:13-14

August 11, 2020 – Tuesday                                                                            Jeremiah 40:13-14     NIV 13 Johanan son of Kareah and all the army officers still in the open country came to Gedaliah at Mizpah  14 and said to him, “Don’t you know that Baalis king of the Ammonites has sent Ishmael son of Nethaniah…
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Jeremiah 20:11

March 10, 2020 – Tuesday Jeremiah 20:11   NIV 11 But the Lord is with me like a mighty warrior; so my persecutors will stumble and not prevail. They will fail and be thoroughly disgraced; their dishonor will never be forgotten. Jeremiah 20:11   ESV 11 But the Lord is with me as a dread warrior; therefore my persecutors will stumble; they will not overcome me. They will be greatly shamed, for they will not succeed. Their eternal dishonor will never be forgotten.…
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Jeremiah 18:18

March 09, 2020 – Monday Jeremiah 18:18   NKJV 18 Then they said, “Come and let us devise plans against Jeremiah; for the law shall not perish from the priest, nor counsel from the wise, nor the word from the prophet. Come and let us attack him with the tongue, and let us not give heed to any of his words.” Comments You may notice the word persecution does not appear in the verse above. However if you look online at Biblegateway.com…
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Jeremiah 17:14-18

March 06, 2020 – Friday Jeremiah 17:14-18   NIV 14 Heal me, Lord, and I will be healed; save me and I will be saved, for You are the one I praise. 15 They keep saying to me, “Where is the word of the Lord? Let it now be fulfilled!” 16 I have not run away from being Your shepherd; You know I have not desired the day of despair. What passes my lips is open before You. 17 Do not be a terror to me; You…
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Jeremiah 15:15-18

March 05, 2020 – Thursday Jeremiah 15:15-18   NKJV 15 O Lord, You know; Remember me and visit me, And take vengeance for me on my persecutors. In Your enduring patience, do not take me away. Know that for Your sake I have suffered rebuke. 16 Your words were found, and I ate them, And Your word was to me the joy and rejoicing of my heart; For I am called by Your name, O Lord God of hosts. 17 I did not sit in the assembly…
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Zephaniah 3:1-5

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * October 02, 2019 – Wednesday Zephaniah 3:1-5   NIV 1 Woe to the city of oppressors, rebellious and defiled! 2 She obeys no one, she accepts no correction.  She does not trust in the Lord, she does not draw near to her God. 3 Her officials within her are roaring lions; her rulers are evening wolves, who leave nothing for the morning. 4 Her prophets are unprincipled; they are treacherous people. Her priests profane…
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Jeremiah 44:23

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 18, 2019 – Wednesday Jeremiah 44:23   NIV 23 Because you have burned incense and have sinned against the Lord and have not obeyed Him or followed His law or His decrees or His stipulations, this disaster has come upon you, as you now see.” Comments Why this anger about burning incense? Is burning incense sinning against the Lord? Is burning incense disobeying the Lord and His…
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Jeremiah 43:4-7

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 17, 2019 – Tuesday Jeremiah 43:4-7   NIV 4 So Johanan son of Kareah and all the army officers and all the people disobeyed the Lord’s command to stay in the land of Judah. 5 Instead, Johanan son of Kareah and all the army officers led away all the remnant of Judah who had come back to live in the land of Judah from all the nations where they…
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Jeremiah 42:5-6

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 16, 2019 – Monday Jeremiah 42:5-6   NIV 5 Then they said to Jeremiah, “May the Lord be a true and faithful witness against us if we do not act in accordance with everything the Lord your God sends you to tell us. 6 Whether it is favorable or unfavorable, we will obey the Lord our God, to whom we are sending you, so that it will go…
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Jeremiah 40:1-4

Correction and an apology: Yesterday (Thursday) I got in a hurry and neglected to list the correct verses of the day. I showed  Jeremiah 38:8-10  instead of Jeremiah 38:20-23 . to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 13, 2019 – Friday Jeremiah 40:1-4   NIV 1 The word came to Jeremiah from the Lord after Nebuzaradan commander of the imperial guard had released him at Ramah. He had found Jeremiah bound in chains among all…
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Jeremiah 38:20-23

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 12, 2019 – Thursday Jeremiah 38:20-23   NIV 20 “They will not hand you over,” Jeremiah replied. “Obey the Lord by doing what I tell you. Then it will go well with you, and your life will be spared. 21 But if you refuse to surrender, this is what the Lord has revealed to me: 22 All the women left in the palace of the king of Judah will…
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Jeremiah 35:8-10

to obey is better than sacrifice / obedience is better than sacrifice * September 11, 2019 – Wednesday Jeremiah 35:8-10   NIV 8 We have obeyed everything our forefather Jehonadab son of Rekab commanded us. Neither we nor our wives nor our sons and daughters have ever drunk wine 9 or built houses to live in or had vineyards, fields or crops. 10 We have lived in tents and have fully obeyed everything our forefather Jehonadab commanded us. Comments This chapter in Jeremiah is…