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Jeremiah 15 Commentary

Jeremiah 15 Commentary

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 […]

Jeremiah 14 Commentary

Jeremiah 14 Commentary

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’ […]

Jeremiah 13 Commentary

Jeremiah 13 Commentary

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.

Jeremiah 12 Commentary

Jeremiah 12 Commentary

This Jeremiah 12 commentary is a continuation of our Jeremiah 11 commentary… Jeremiah 12 Commentary Verse 1 Well, now that the Lord has promised vengeance on Jeremiah’s conspirators, Jeremiah responds to the Lord with praise. … And then a few questions about the way things are in the world – especially in Jeremiah’s time in […]

Jeremiah 11 14 Commentary

Jeremiah 11 14 Commentary

Jeremiah 11 14 Commentary: So, the Lord will punish his covenant-breaking people. And their response will be to turn – not to the true God who’s bringing the punishments – but to the false gods who can’t help them. And this leads the Lord to again tell Jeremiah to not pray for these people in […]

Jeremiah 11 Summary

Jeremiah 11 Summary

We hope you enjoy this free digital Jeremiah 11 summary. Now, when we open to this chapter we enter into a brand new section in Jeremiah, so I won’t go into any background. Instead we’ll dive right into the text. There are two words that I think pretty-well describe this two-chapter section of Jeremiah 11-12. […]

Jeremiah 10 Commentary, Devotional, Summary, Sermon

Jeremiah 10 Commentary

Let’s turn to Jeremiah 10 for this Jeremiah 10 commentary article… Jeremiah 10 Commentary Background In our last lesson we saw the Lord offering Judah Defeat for her Deceit. And that message was situated within the section that spans Jeremiah 7-10. And we’ve seen that the overall message of that section has been Righteousness over Ritual. […]

Jeremiah 9 KJV

Jeremiah 9 KJV

We hope you enjoy studying with us Jeremiah 9 KJV at ExplainingTheBook.com! So, as we saw from Jeremiah 8, Jeremiah was genuinely filled with sorrow for his people. He wasn’t callous to their plight. He grieved for them. Jeremiah 9 KJV | Grief 9:1 Oh that my head were [i.e., a well full of] waters, […]

Jeremiah 8 KJV

Jeremiah 8 KJV

We hope you’ll enjoy this free digital study of Jeremiah 8 KJV from your pals at ExplainingTheBook.com! Well, when that army comes, many who are living will die. We saw that in the last few verses. But in addition to consequences for those who are alive at that time, there will be consequences even for […]

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