Invasion, Exile, and Restoration (Jeremiah 16:1-21)

In Jeremiah 16 the Lord promises the invasion, exile, and then restoration of Judah. God Speaks (Jeremiah 16:1-18) To begin with, the Lord speaks to Jeremiah in Jeremiah 16:1-18. Introduction (Jeremiah 16:1) Jeremiah gives an introduction to this section in Jeremiah 16:1. 1 ¶ The word of the LORD came also unto me, saying, So, this…

From Intercession to Accusation (Jeremiah 15)

Since Jeremiah 15 shares a section with the 14th chapter of that same book, a review of Jeremiah 14 is in order here. In Jeremiah 14 we saw Jeremiah three times intercede for his people who were under the condemnation of God for their constant rebellion against him. And though we saw Jeremiah interceding three times, we…