Jeremiah Part 15

 

 

Jerusalem was surrounded

Zedekiah suddenly became religious (Jer 21:2)

 

 

What is so special about “an outstretched hand and a strong arm”? (Deut 5:15)

He shall not spare them, neither have pity, nor have mercy (Jer 21:7)

Did God send him?

 

 

Verse 8 speaks about salvation.  Compare with Deut 30:15-20.

Can we by leaving “Jerusalem” save ourselves? (Jer 21:9)

 

 

 

 

Compare with Jer 13:18-19, 17:27

 

2. The parable of Ezek 15:6-8

As a wild vine is appointed to be burned, so is Jerusalem destined for destruction.

 

3.      The parable of Ezek 20;45-48

The explanation of this parable is in Ezek 21:1-15