1 In the ninth year of his reign, in the tenth month, on the tenth day of the month, Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon advanced on Jerusalem with his entire army; he pitched camp in front of the city and threw up earthworks round it.
Jer 34:1-6 Jer 52:4-11 1Chr 6:15 2Chr 36:17-21 2Kgs 24:1 2Kgs 24:10 Dan 4:1-18
2 The city lay under siege till the eleventh year of King Zedekiah.
3 In the fourth month, on the ninth day of the month, when famine was raging in the city and there was no food for the populace,
Deut 28:52-53 Ezek 5:12 Ezek 7:15 Ezek 14:21 Jer 38:2 Jer 52:6 Lam 4:4-10
4 a breach was made in the city wall. The king then made his escape under cover of dark, with all the fighting men, by way of the gate between the two walls, which is near the king's garden -- the Chaldaeans had surrounded the city -- and made his way towards the Arabah.
Ezek 33:21 2Kgs 25:5 Deut 28:25 Deut 32:24-25 Deut 32:30 Ezek 12:12 Jer 5:10
5 The Chaldaean troops pursued the king and caught up with him in the Plains of Jericho, where all his troops deserted.
Amos 2:14-16 Isa 30:16 Jer 24:8 Jer 39:5 Jer 52:8
6 The Chaldaeans captured the king and took him to the king of Babylon at Riblah, who passed sentence on him.
2Kgs 23:33 Jer 34:21-22 2Chr 33:11 Ezek 17:20-21 Ezek 21:25-27 Jer 21:7 Jer 32:4
7 He had Zedekiah's sons slaughtered before his eyes, then put out Zedekiah's eyes and, loading him with chains, carried him off to Babylon.
Jer 32:4-5 Jer 39:6-7 2Chr 33:11 2Chr 36:6 Deut 28:34 Ezek 7:27 Ezek 12:13-16
8 In the fifth month, on the seventh day of the month -- it was in the nineteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon -- Nebuzaradan commander of the guard, a member of the king of Babylon's staff, entered Jerusalem.
Jer 52:12-16 2Kgs 24:12 2Kgs 25:27 Jer 39:8-14 Jer 40:1-4 Lam 4:12 Zech 8:19
9 He burned down the Temple of Yahweh, the royal palace and all the houses in Jerusalem.
Amos 2:5 Ps 74:3-7 1Kgs 9:8 2Chr 36:19 Mic 3:12 Ps 79:1 Isa 64:10-11
10 The Chaldaean troops who accompanied the commander of the guard demolished the walls surrounding Jerusalem.
Neh 1:3 Jer 5:10 Jer 39:8 Jer 52:14-23
11 Nebuzaradan commander of the guard deported the remainder of the population left in the city, the deserters who had gone over to the king of Babylon, and the rest of the common people.
2Chr 36:20 Ezek 5:2 Ezek 12:15-16 Ezek 22:15-16 Jer 15:1-2 Jer 39:9 Jer 52:12
12 But the commander of the guard left some of the poor country people behind as vineyard workers and ploughmen.
2Kgs 24:14 Jer 40:7 Jer 39:10 Jer 52:16 Ezek 33:24
13 The Chaldaeans broke up the bronze pillars from the Temple of Yahweh, the wheeled stands and the bronze Sea, which were in the Temple of Yahweh, and took the bronze away to Babylon.
2Chr 36:18 1Kgs 7:15 2Kgs 20:17 Jer 52:17-20 1Kgs 7:23-45 2Chr 4:2-6 2Chr 4:12-16
14 They also took the ash containers, the scoops, the knives, the incense boats, and all the bronze furnishings used in worship.
Exod 27:3 1Kgs 7:47-50 2Chr 4:20-22 2Chr 24:14 Exod 38:3
15 The commander of the guard also took the censers and the sprinkling bowls, everything made of gold and everything made of silver.
Dan 5:2-3 1Kgs 7:48-51 2Chr 24:14 Exod 37:23 Ezra 1:9-11 Num 7:13-14
16 As regards the two pillars, the one Sea and the wheeled stands, which Solomon of bronze in all these objects.
17 The height of one pillar was eighteen cubits, and on it stood a capital of bronze, the height of the capital being five cubits; round the capital were filigree and pomegranates, all in bronze. So also for the second pillar.
1Kgs 7:15-22 Jer 52:21-23
18 The commander of the guard took prisoner Seraiah the chief priest, Zephaniah the priest next in rank, and the three guardians of the threshold.
1Chr 6:14 Ezra 7:1 Jer 21:1 Jer 29:25 Jer 29:29 Jer 52:24 2Kgs 25:24-26
19 In the city he took prisoner an official who was in command of the fighting men, five of the king's personal friends who were discovered in the city, the secretary to the army commander, responsible for military conscription, and sixty men of distinction discovered in the city.
20 Nebuzaradan commander of the guard took these men and brought them to the king of Babylon at Riblah,
2Kgs 23:33 Jer 52:26-27 Lam 4:16
21 and at Riblah in the territory of Hamath the king of Babylon had them put to death. Thus Judah was deported from its country.
2Kgs 23:27 Deut 28:64 2Kgs 17:20 Amos 5:27 Deut 4:26 Deut 28:36 Ezek 12:25-28
22 For the people remaining in the country of Judah whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon had left behind, he appointed Gedaliah son of Ahikam, son of Shaphan as governor.
Jer 39:14 2Kgs 22:12 2Chr 34:20 2Kgs 25:25 Jer 26:24 Jer 40:5-12 Jer 41:2
23 When the military leaders and their men all heard that the king of Babylon had appointed Gedaliah as governor, they went to him at Mizpah: Ishmael son of Nethaniah, Johanan son of Kareah, Seraiah son of Tanhumeth the Netophathite, Jaazaniah the Maacathite, they and their men.
Jer 40:7-9 Jer 40:11-12 Josh 18:26
24 To them and to their men Gedaliah swore an oath. 'Do not be afraid of the Chaldaeans,' he said, 'stay in the country, serve the king of Babylon, and all will go well with you.'
2Sam 14:11 2Sam 19:23 Ezek 33:24-29 Jer 40:9-10 Jer 43:6
25 But in the seventh month, Ishmael son of Nethaniah, son of Elishama, who was of royal descent, and ten men with him, came and murdered Gedaliah, as well as the Judaeans and Chaldaeans who were with him at Mizpah.
2Kgs 11:1 Jer 40:15 Zech 7:5 Zech 8:19
26 Then all the people, high and low, with the military leaders, set off and went to Egypt, being afraid of the Chaldaeans.
Jer 43:4-7 Jer 41:16-18 Jer 42:14-22
27 In the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, on the twenty-seventh day of the month, Evil-Merodach king of Babylon, in the year he came to the throne, pardoned Jehoiachin king of Judah and released him from prison.
Jer 52:31-34 Gen 40:13 Gen 40:20 2Kgs 24:12 2Kgs 24:15 Jer 24:5-6 Prov 21:1
28 He treated him with kindness and allotted him a seat above those of the other kings who were with him in Babylon.
Dan 2:37 Dan 5:18-19 Jer 27:6-11
29 So Jehoiachin laid aside his prisoner's garb, and for the rest of his life always ate at the king's table.
2Sam 9:7 2Kgs 24:12 Esth 4:4 Esth 8:15 Gen 41:14 Gen 41:42 Isa 61:3
30 And his upkeep was permanently ensured by the king, day after day, for the rest of his life.
Neh 11:23 Neh 12:47 Acts 6:1 Dan 1:5 Gen 48:15-16 Luke 11:3 Matt 6:11