Enjoy this free digital Jeremiah 16 commentary! In Jeremiah 16 the Lord promises the invasion, exile, and then restoration of Judah. Jeremiah 16 Commentary | God Speaks To begin with, the Lord speaks to Jeremiah in Jeremiah 16:1-18. Jeremiah 16 Commentary | Introduction Jeremiah gives an introduction to this section in Jeremiah 16:1. 1 ¶ The […]
Enjoy this free digital Jeremiah 15 commentary. 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 […]
As we begin this Jeremiah 14 commentary, we’ll be studying Jeremiah 14 in just a moment. But first I want us to consider Deuteronomy 28. You can turn there if you’d like, but you probably don’t have to. Jeremiah 14 Commentary | Deuteronomy – Retelling the Law Deuteronomy is – among other things – Moses’ […]
I come away from Jeremiah 13 with three main thoughts presented in the text. They are: Belt, Bottles, and Pride. Jeremiah wears a belt. The people are compared to bottles – they’re also compared to that belt that Jeremiah wears. And those two concepts so far – belt and bottles – are used as warnings to Jerusalem that God will have to destroy them. But why? That’s where pride comes in. Several times in this chapter, the Lord points to the pride of Judah as a big reason that he needs to judge them. So, Jeremiah 13 – Belt, Bottles, and Pride.