Jeremiah 27 Commentary, Babylon, Zedekiah, Jehoiakim

Jeremiah 27 Commentary: To start, let’s just note the progression of Jeremiah 27, 28, and 29. Jeremiah 27 Commentary: Chapter 27 Summary In what we’ll be studying right now – Jeremiah 27 – we’re going to see Jeremiah giving a message from God to both the nations surrounding Judah as well as Judah itself – both to…

Jeremiah 26 Commentary, Meaning, Bible, Prophet

Jeremiah 26 Commentary: The chapter starts in Jeremiah 26:1 with an introduction that sets the scene for the entire story. Jeremiah 26 Commentary: Introduction KJV Jeremiah 26:1 ¶ In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah [608/609 BC] came this word from the LORD, saying, Now remember that last…

Jeremiah 25 Commentary, Meaning of the Chapter

Jeremiah 25 Commentary: Now that we covered the emphasis of universal judgement in this chapter, we get to one of the main parts of Jeremiah 25. In Jeremiah 25:3-14 we have something of an anniversary message. Jeremiah has been preaching to the people 23 years, but they haven’t been paying attention. Jeremiah 25 Commentary: “God…

Jeremiah 22 Commentary, Chapter Summary, Bible Prophet

Jeremiah 22 Commentary: In Jeremiah 22 we see a continuation of God’s addressing the king’s household that we saw started in our lesson in Jeremiah 21. Read more about the Last Five Kings of Judah here. Jeremiah 22 Commentary: Introduction So, with the timeline of the last five kings of Judah out of the way, let’s…

Jeremiah 21 Commentary, Bible Study, Chapter Summary

Jeremiah 21 Commentary: First in Jeremiah 21:1-2 we start with the background that results in the delivering of those three messages. KJV Jeremiah 21:1 ¶ The word which came unto Jeremiah from the LORD, when king Zedekiah [597-587 BC] sent unto him Pashur the son of Melchiah [Pashur in ch 20 was the son of Immer], and…