1; Zedekiah sends to Jeremiah to enquire the event of
3; Jeremiah foretells a hard seige and miserable captivity.
8; He counsels the people to fall to the Chaldeans;
11; and upbraids the King's house.
* A.M. cir. 3415. B.C. cir. 589. The word.
This discourse was delivered about the ninth year of the reign
of Zedekiah. This chapter, observes Dr. Blayney, contains the
first of those prophecies which were delivered by Jeremiah
subsequent to the revolt of Zedekiah, and the breaking out of
the war thereupon; and which are continued on to the taking of
Jerusalem, related in ch. 39, in the following order: ch. 21;
34; 32; 33; 38; 39.
32:1-3 37:1 52:1-3 2Ki 24:17,18 1Ch 3:15 2Ch 36:10-13
38:1 1Ch 9:12 Ne 11:12
29:25 37:3 52:24 2Ki 25:18-21