You … 3If a man divorces his wife and she goes from him and becomes another man’s wife, will he return to her? All who ate of it were held … By the waysides you have sat waiting for lovers, like a nomad in the wilderness. and she goes from him. v 2.5.1 3. From the oremus Bible Browser https://bible.oremus.org v2.5.1 29 April 2019. bible browser Would not such a land be greatly polluted? Jeremiah 2 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) God Pleads with Israel to Repent. And when you have multiplied and increased in the land, in those days, says the, , they shall no longer say, “The ark of the covenant of the. In those days the house of Judah shall join the house of Israel, and together they shall come from the land of the north to the land that I gave your ancestors for a heritage. Instead, as a faithless wife leaves her husband. And I thought you would call me, My Father. 23Truly the hills are a delusion, the orgies on the mountains. Because she took her whoredom so lightly, she polluted the land, committing adultery with stone and tree. Therefore the showers have been withheld, “My Father, you are the friend of my youth—. Cancel. 3Therefore the showers have been withheld, and the spring rain has not come; yet you have the forehead of a whore, you refuse to be ashamed. Jeremiah 31:3New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 3  the Lordappeared to him[a]from far away. All rights reserved worldwide. Where have you not been lain with? Unfaithful Israel. Version. 2 Look up to the bare heights, and see! 13Only acknowledge your guilt, that you have rebelled against the Lord your God, and scattered your favors among strangers under every green tree, and have not obeyed my voice, says the Lord. I will give you shepherds after my own heart, who will feed you with knowledge and understanding. biblemail@oremus.org 19I thought how I would set you among my children, and give you a pleasant land, the most beautiful heritage of all the nations. Go, and proclaim these words toward the north, and say: and scattered your favors among strangers under every green tree. so you have been faithless to me, O house of Israel. but you have done all the evil that you could. 10Yet for all this her false sister Judah did not return to me with her whole heart, but only in pretense, says the Lord. Jeremiah 3:6–14 A Call to Repentance 6 The Lord said to me in the days of King Josiah: Have you seen what she did, that faithless one, Israel, how she went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and played the whore there? 21A voice on the bare heights is heard, the plaintive weeping of Israel’s children, because they have perverted their way, they have forgotten the Lord their God: 16And when you have multiplied and increased in the land, in those days, says the Lord, they shall no longer say, “The ark of the covenant of the Lord.” It shall not come to mind, or be remembered, or missed; nor shall another one be made. 20Instead, as a faithless wife leaves her husband, so you have been faithless to me, O house of Israel, says the Lord. I will take you, one from a city and two from a family. 3 It came also in the days of King Jehoiakim son of Josiah of Judah, and until the end of the eleventh year of King Zedekiah son of … 6The Lord said to me in the days of King Josiah: Have you seen what she did, that faithless one, Israel, how she went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and played the whore there? I will not look on you in anger, for I am merciful, says the Lord; I will not be angry forever. At that time Jerusalem shall be called the throne of the, , and all nations shall gather to it, to the presence of the. 22Return, O faithless children, I will heal your faithlessness. Jeremiah 31 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) The Joyful Return of the Exiles 31 At that time, says the Lord, I will be the God of all the families of Israel, and they shall be my people. said to me in the days of King Josiah: Have you seen what she did, that faithless one, Israel, how she went up on every high hill and under every green tree, and played the whore there? Would not such a land be greatly polluted? Jeremiah 33:3 3 Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known. Read more Share Copy Bible Language English. .” It shall not come to mind, or be remembered, or missed; nor shall another one be made. 14Return, O faithless children, says the Lord, for I am your master; I will take you, one from a city and two from a family, and I will bring you to Zion. the plaintive weeping of Israel's children. Cancel {{#items}} {{/items}} Jeremiah 3. Jeremiah 1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV). in Jerusalem, and they shall no longer stubbornly follow their own evil will. “Here we come to you; for you are the Lord our God. Truly in the Lord our God is the salvation of Israel. says the Lord. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Language. You have played the whore with many lovers; and would you return to me? 4 For thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, concerning the houses of this city … Yet for all this her false sister Judah did not return to me with her whole heart, but only in pretense, says the. New Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright © 1989 Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the USA. NRSV . Cancel {{#items}} {{local_name}} {{/items}} Book. 1 The words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah, of the priests who were in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin, 2 to whom the word of the Lord came in the days of King Josiah son of Amon of Judah, in the thirteenth year of his reign. saw that for all the adulteries of that faithless one, Israel, I had sent her away with a decree of divorce; yet her false sister Judah did not fear, but she too went and played the whore. 7And I thought, “After she has done all this she will return to me”; but she did not return, and her false sister Judah saw it. Cancel {{#items}} {{human}} {{/items}} ← Chapter. 25Let us lie down in our shame, and let our dishonor cover us; for we have sinned against the Lord our God, we and our ancestors, from our youth even to this day; and we have not obeyed the voice of the Lord our God.”, New Revised Standard Version Bible, copyright © 1989 National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Where have you not been lain with? You have played the whore with many lovers; By the waysides you have sat waiting for lovers. 2 Thus says the Lord: 3 Israel was holy to the Lord, the first fruits of his harvest. 12Go, and proclaim these words toward the north, and say: Return, faithless Israel, says the Lord. said to me: Faithless Israel has shown herself less guilty than false Judah. 29 April 2019. Jeremiah 3. 1 The word of the Lord came to Jeremiah a second time, while he was still confined in the court of the guard: 2 Thus says the Lord who made the earth, # 33.2 Gk: Heb it the Lord who formed it to establish it—the Lord is his name: 3 Call to me and I will answer you, and will tell you great and hidden things that you have not known. the most beautiful heritage of all the nations. Used by permission. http://nrsvbibles.org, obb 24“But from our youth the shameful thing has devoured all for which our ancestors had labored, their flocks and their herds, their sons and their daughters. 5will he be angry forever, will he be indignant to the end?” This is how you have spoken, but you have done all the evil that you could. You have polluted the land with your whoring and wickedness.