Jeremiah Ch. 29
A letter from
Jeremiah to a large contingent of captives in
What happened in the year 609 BC?
What happened in the year 598 BC? (2 Kings 24:8-17)
What happened in the year 539 BC?
· Who caused them to be carried away? (Jer 29:4-9)
The message is: Patience!
Do not endanger your future by rash actions
Have patience in God’s tomorrow
· Four groups of people:
Those already in captivity (Jer 29:10-14)
Those about to follow them (Jer 29:15-19)
· What were the Babylonian captives to do? (Jer 29:7, Matt 5:13-16)
The matter of messages from God through dreams (Jer 29:8)
Do they speak what the people want to hear? (Isa 30:9-11)
After 70 years be
When did Nebuchadnezzar begin his conquests?
Was the fourth year of Jehoiakim in 605 BC?
What is the meaning of the 70 years?
· Like Hananiah, so Shemiah (Jer 29:30-32)
How does God define “rebellion”?
accessible to them who were in