1 The word that the prophet Jeremiah addressed to Baruch son of Neriah when the latter wrote these words down in a book at Jeremiah's dictation in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah,
Jer 36:1 Jer 32:12 Jer 36:4 Jer 36:32 Jer 25:1 Jer 32:16 2Chr 36:5
2 'This is what Yahweh God of Israel says about you, Baruch!
2Cor 1:4 2Cor 7:6 Heb 2:18 Heb 4:15 Isa 63:9 Mark 16:7
3 "You have been thinking: what disaster for me, and Yahweh has added further grief to my troubles! I am worn out with groaning, and find no relief!"
2Cor 4:1 2Cor 4:16 Gal 6:9 2Thess 3:13 Gen 37:34-35 Gen 42:36-38 Heb 12:3-5
4 Say to him as follows, "Yahweh says this: Now I am knocking down what I have built, am uprooting what I have planted, over the whole country!
Jer 1:10 Jer 18:7-10 Jer 31:28 Gen 6:6-7 Isa 5:2-7 Jer 11:17 Ps 80:8-16
5 And you ask for special treatment! Do not ask, for I am now going to bring disaster on all humanity, Yahweh declares, but you I shall allow to escape with your life, wherever you may go." '
Jer 39:18 Jer 21:9 Jer 38:2 1Tim 6:6-9 Heb 13:5 Rom 12:16 Jer 25:26