Denouncing Evil Leaders (Jeremiah 23:1-2)

The message to the king’s household – the leadership of Judah – continues into this chapter. And so in Jeremiah 23:1-2 you have the Denouncing of Evil Leaders. KJV Jeremiah 23:1 ¶ [Woe be unto/Sure to be judged are] the [pastors/shepherds/leaders of my people] that destroy and scatter [the sheep of my pasture/my sheep]! saith the…

Jeremiah 23 Commentary, Chapter Meaning, Explain, Summary, KJV

Jeremiah 23 Commentary: The content of Jeremiah 23 is a continuation from all the way back in Jeremiah 21. Jeremiah 23 Commentary: Chapter 21 In Jeremiah 21, Zedekiah – the last king of Judah – in his last days as king, asks Jeremiah for God’s help in defeating the Babylonians. But of course God had been promising…