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The Parallel Bible. The Holy Bible containing the Old and New Testaments translated out of the Original Tongues: being the Authorised Version arranged in parallel columns with the Revised Version (Oxford University Press, 1885). The Book of the Prophet Jeremiah.
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2 And it shall come to pass, if they say unto thee, Whither shall we go forth? then thou shalt tell them, Thus saith the Lord;* Such as are for death, to death; and such as are for the sword, to the sword; and such as are for the famine, to the famine; and such as are for the captivity, to the captivity.
5 For who shall have pity upon thee, O Jerusalem? or who shall bemoan thee? or who shall go aside † to ask how thou doest?
6 Thou hast forsaken me, saith the Lord, thou art gone backward: therefore will I stretch out my hand against thee, and destroy thee; I am weary with repenting.
7 And I will fan them with a fan in the gates of the land; I will bereave them of ∥ children, I will destroy my people, since they return not from their ways.
8 Their widows are increased to me above the sand of the seas: I have brought upon them ∥ against the mother of the young men a spoiler at noonday: I have caused him to fall upon it suddenly, and terrors upon the city.
9 She that hath borne seven languisheth: she hath given up the ghost; * her sun is gone down while it was yet day: she hath been ashamed and confounded: and the residue of them will I deliver to the sword before their enemies, saith the Lord.
10 ¶ * Woe is me, my mother, that thou hast borne me a man of strife and a man of contention to the whole earth! I have neither lent on usury, nor men have lent to me on usury; yet every one of them doth curse me.
11 The Lord said, Verily it shall be well with thy remnant; verily ∥ I will cause the enemy to entreat thee well in the time of evil and in the time of affliction.
12 Shall iron break the northern iron and the steel?
13 Thy substance and thy treasures will I give to the * spoil without price, and that for all thy sins, even in all thy borders.
14 And I will make thee to pass with thine enemies into a land which thou knowest not: for a * fire is kindled in mine anger, which shall burn upon you.
15 ¶ O Lord, thou knowest: remember me, and visit me, and revenge me of my persecutors; take me not away in thy longsuffering: know that for thy sake I have suffered rebuke.
17 I sat not in the assembly of the mockers, nor rejoiced; I sat alone because of thy hand: for thou hast filled me with indignation.
19 ¶ Therefore thus saith the Lord, If thou return, then will I bring thee again, and thou shalt stand before me: and if thou take forth the precious from the vile, thou shalt be as my mouth: let them return unto thee; but return not thou unto them.
20 And I will make thee unto this people a fenced brasen * wall: and they shall fight against thee, but * they shall not prevail against thee: for I am with thee to save thee and to deliver thee, saith the Lord.
21 And I will deliver thee out of the hand of the wicked, and I will redeem thee out of the hand of the terrible.
[* ] Ezek. 14 14.
[* ] Ex 32. 11, 12.
[* ] 1 Sam. 7. 9
[* ] ch 43. 11 Zech 11. 9.
[* ] Lev. 26. 16.
[† ] Heb. families.
[† ] Heb. I will give them for a removing.
[* ] Deut. 28. 25. ch. 24 9.
[* ] 2 Kin. 21. 11.
[† ] Heb. to ask of thy peace?
[∥ ] Or, whatsoever is dear.
[∥ ] Or, against the mother city a young man spoiling, &c. or, against the mother and the young men.
[* ] Amos 8 9
[* ] Job 3. 1, &c. ch 20. 15.
[∥ ] Or, I will intreat the enemy for thee.
[* ] ch. 17. 3.
[* ] Deut. 32 22.
[* ] Ezek. 8 3 Rev. 10 9.
[† ] Heb. thy name is called upon me.
[* ] ch. 30. 15.
[† ] Heb. be not sure?
[* ] ch. 1. 18. & 6. 27.
[* ] ch. 20. 11.