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 Chapter 1 

  1. Josiah the son of Amon king of Judah, Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah, to the end of the eleventh year of Zedekiah the son of Josiah king of Judah, to the carrying away of Jerusalem captive in the fifth month.
  2. Before he came forth out of the womb, God ordained him a prophet to the nations
  3. His words
  4. A rod of an almond tree and a seething pot
  5. A defended city, and an iron pillar, and brazen walls against the whole land, against the kings of Judah

 Chapter 2 

  1. They defiled the land
  2. That which does not profit.
  3. They forsook God, the fountain of living waters, and hewed them out cisterns, broken cisterns, that could hold no water
  4. God


Chapter 3 

  1. Pastors according to Godís heart, who would feed them with knowledge and understanding.
  2. Treacherously

Chapter 4 

  1. Break up your fallow ground, and sow not among thorns. Circumcise yourselves to the LORD, and take away the foreskins of your heart
  2. Laid waste, forsaken and broken down
  3. They were foolish, had not known God; silly, had no understanding, were wise to do evil, but to do good they had no knowledge


Chapter 5 

  1. One that executes judgment, that seeks the truth
  2. A mighty nation who would eat up their harvest,  bread, flocks, and  herds
  3. Falsely

Chapter 6 

  1. It was to them a reproach; they had no delight in it
  2. Covetousness
  3. They were not  ashamed, neither could they blush
  4. For the old paths, where is the good way, and walk therein, and you shall find rest for your souls


Chapter 7                                                           

  1. Amend their ways and doings
  2. Man, beast, the trees of the field, and on the fruit of the ground
  3. They listened not, nor inclined their ear, but hardened their neck
  4. The carcasses of the people

Chapter 8 

  1. Spread them out before the sun
  2. Perpetual
  3. The stork in the heaven , the turtle, the crane and the swallow
  4. The harvest and summer


Chapter 9 

  1. That he might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of his people
  2. Heaps and a den of dragons
  3. Among the heathen
  4. In wisdom, might or riches
  5. That he understand and know the LORD

Chapter 10 

  1. None
  2. The earth and the heavens
  3. His steps


Chapter 11 

  1. The man that obeys not the words of the covenant,
  2. A conspiracy
  3. The gods to whom they offer incense
  4. Kill him

Chapter 12 

  1. Why does the way of the wicked prosper?  why are all they happy that deal very treacherously?


Chapter 13 

  1. A girdle
  2. Dash them one against another and destroy them
  3. Carried away captive
  4. An Ethiopian trying to change his skin or a leopard his spots

Chapter 14 

  1. The wickedness, iniquities, many backslidings and sins against God
  2. For Judahís good
  3. Lies, false visions and deceits
  4. Sword and famine shall consume those prophets


Chapter 15 

  1. Moses and Samuel
  2. Death, famine, captivity and scattering
  3. The joy and rejoicing of his heart:
  4. The precious

Chapter 16 

  1. Marry, enter into the house of mourning or the house of feasting
  2. They shall die of grievous deaths
  3. The voice of mirth, gladness, and the voice of the bridegroom and the bride
  4. Because their fathers had forsaken the LORD, and walked after other gods, and they did worse than their fathers
  5. His hand, and that His name is The LORD


Chapter 17 

  1. On the table of their hearts, and on the horns of their altars
  2. The man that trusts in man, and makes flesh his arm, and whose heart departs from the LORD
  3. The man that trusts in the LORD, and whose hope is the LORD
  4. The heart
  5. He that gets riches, and not by right
  6. Bear burdens or do any work

Chapter 18 

  1. To the potterís house
  2. For them to quit their evil ways and instead make their ways and doings good
  3. Put him in a pit and hide snares for his feet


Chapter 19 

  1. Tingle
  2. The valley of slaughter
  3. Break it

Chapter 20                        

  1. Smote him and put him in the stocks
  2. He would become a terror to himself, and to all his friends, who would fall by the sword, and his eyes would behold it:
  3. Godís word was in his heart as a burning fire shut up in his bones
  4. Why came I forth out of the womb to see labor and sorrow, that my days should be consumed with shame?


Chapter 21 

  1. Zedekiah king of Judah, and his servants
  2. He that goes out of the city and falls to the Chaldeans that besieged them

Chapter 22 

  1. Because they had forsaken the covenant of the LORD their God, and worshipped other gods, and served them
  2. He would die in the place where they led him captive
  3. He would be buried with the burial of an ass, drawn and cast forth beyond the gates of Jerusalem
  4. He would be given into the hand of Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon, into another country, where he was not born; and there die


Chapter 23 

  1. The pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of Godís pasture
  2. A righteous Branch
  3. Both prophet and priest
  4. Am I a God at hand and not a God afar off? Can any hide himself in secret places that I shall not see him? Do not I fill heaven and earth?
  5. A fire and a hammer
  6. By their lies, and by their lightness

Chapter 24 

  1. After Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon had carried away captive Jeconiah the son of Jehoiakim king of Judah, and the princes of Judah
  2. Them that are carried away captive of Judah
  3. The residue of Jerusalem, that remain in this land

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Chapter 25 

  1. They did not listen or incline their ears to hear
  2. His servant
  3. Seventy years
  4. The nations

Chapter 26 

  1. He was not worthy to die: for he spoke to them in the name of the LORD
  2. Micah and Urijah


Chapter 27 

  1. Bonds and yokes
  2. They would be allowed to remain still in their own land
  3. They would be carried to Babylon, and remain there until God restores them to the house of the LORD in Jerusalem

Chapter 28 

  1. God would break the yoke of Babylon, restore the vessels, and the people that were carried away captive
  2. The yoke
  3. He had broken the yokes of wood, but the God of Israel had put a yoke of iron on the neck of all these nations, that they would serve Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon
  4. The LORD had not sent him, but he made people to trust in a lie
  5. That year


Chapter 29 

  1. The residue of the elders which were carried away captives, the priests, the prophets, and to all the people whom Nebuchadnezzar had carried away captive from Jerusalem to Babylon
  2. Cause them to return to Jerusalem
  3. When they would search for God with all their heart
  4. What was going to happen to the false prophets Ahab and Zedekiah? (21-22) Nebuchadrezzar king of Babylon would slay them

Chapter 30 

  1. Write all the words in a book
  2. Make a full end of them
  3. Because their adversaries called Judah an Outcast


Chapter 31 

  1. With an everlasting love
  2. He that scattered Israel will gather him, and keep him, as a shepherd does his flock
  3. His own iniquity
  4. God will put His law in their inward parts, write it in their hearts, will be their God, and they shall be His people
  5. Their sins

Chapter 32 

  1. Shut him up in the court of the prison
  2. The field of Hanameel
  3. In an earthen vessel
  4. Ah Lord GOD! behold, you have made the heaven and the earth by your great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for you
  5. He would gather the Jews out of all countries, bring them to Jerusalem and they would be His people


Chapter 33 

  1. The LORD is good; for his mercy endures for ever
  2. As the host of heaven cannot be numbered, neither the sand of the sea measured

Chapter 34 

  1. God will give this city into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he shall burn it with fire, and Zedekiah would not escape out of his hand
  2. Give them liberty at the end of seven years


Chapter 35 

  1. Drink wine
  2. He would not be without a man to stand before God for ever

Chapter 36 

  1. On a roll of a book
  2. All the people
  3. He cut it with the penknife, and cast it into the fire that was on the hearth, until all the roll was consumed
  4. His dead body shall be cast out in the day to the heat, and in the night to the frost
  5. They wrote all the words of the book which Jehoiakim king of Judah had burned in the fire and added more


Chapter 37 

  1. They would fight against Jerusalem, take it, and burn it with fire
  2. Smote him, and put him in prison
  3. He wanted to hear a word from the LORD
  4. He commanded that they should commit Jeremiah into the court of the prison, and that they should give him daily a piece of bread

Chapter 38 

  1. They said he weakened the hands of the men of war that remained in Jerusalem and that he sought not the welfare of the people, but the hurt
  2. In a dungeon where there was no water but mire
  3. He along with others drew Jeremiah out of the dungeon
  4. If he would go forth to the king of Babylon's princes
  5. Until the day that Jerusalem was taken


Chapter 39 

  1. He slew the sons of Zedekiah before his eyes, put out Zedekiah's eyes, bound him with chains and carried him to Babylon
  2. Burned the king's house and broke down the walls of Jerusalem
  3. The poor of the people
  4. Take him,  look well to him, and do him no harm but do to him even as he says
  5. God would deliver him, and he would not fall by the sword

Chapter 40 

  1. Gedaliah
  2. To either go to Babylon with him or stay in the land
  3. The Jews that were in Moab, among the Ammonites, Edom, and that were in all the countries
  4. Johanan the son of Kareah


Chapter 41 

  1. Ishmael and ten men smote Gedaliah with the sword
  2. Into the middle of the pit
  3. Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces that were with him

 Chapter 42 

1.       Pray for them that the LORD would show them what they should do

2.       God would build and plant them and deliver them from the king of Babylon

3.       The sword and famine would follow them to Egypt and they would die


Chapter 43 

  1. Pride
  2. Egypt
  3. Nebuchadrezzar the king of Babylon

Chapter 44 

  1. They did not listen to him
  2. He would be given into the hands of his enemies that sought his life


Chapter 45 

  1. His life would be given for a prey

 Chapter 46 

  1. Egypt
  2. Although God would punish Jacob, He was going to save then, enable them to return to their land and be at rest


Chapter 47 

  1. Philistia

Chapter 48 

  1. Moab
  2. He that does the work of the LORD deceitfully
  3. For magnifying himself against the LORD


Chapter 49 

  1. Ammon, Edom, Damascus, Kedar, and Elam

Chapter 50 

  1. Babylon
  2. The king of Assyria


Chapter 51 

  1. Israel and Judah
  2. The work of the LORD
  3. God made the earth by his power, he established the world by his wisdom, and stretched out the heaven by his understanding
  4. Jacob and Israel as his battle ax
  5. The Medes
  6. All the evil that should come on Babylon
  7. Bind a stone to it, cast it into the middle of Euphrates, and say, Thus shall Babylon sink and not rise

Chapter 52 

  1. 4600
  2. Brought him out of prison, set up his throne, changed his garments and fed him every day


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