Jeremiah meaning "Yah Exalts", also called the "Weeping prophet", was one of
the major prophets of the Hebrew Bible (Christian Old Testament). Jeremiah is ...
The words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah, one of the priests at Anathoth in the
territory of Benjamin. The word of the LORD came to him in the thirteenth.
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Jeremiah was foreordained to be a prophet unto the nations—He is called as a
mortal to ... Israel and Judah are called to repentance—Jeremiah laments for the
The only ones who survived, were those who hadn't yet reached puberty. Now a
decade has gone by, and a man called Jeremiah is set on a quest to find a ...
The book of Jeremiah is the longest book in the Bible (in terms of words and
verses), and it is certainly one of the most complex. The nature of its structure and
1 The words of Jeremiah the son of Hilkiah, of the priests that were in Anathoth in
the land of Benjamin: 2 To whom the word of the LORD came in the days of ...
The young Jeremiah grows up in a priest's family in the village of Anathoth, near
Jerusalem. God appears to Jeremiah in different human guises on several ...
Jeremiah was born in the year 650 B.C. at Anathoth, a small town situated three
miles north of Jerusalem, in the territory of Benjamin. He belonged to a priestly ...
Excerpted with permission from The Jewish Religion: A Companion (Oxford
University Press). Jeremiah was the prophet born in Anathoth, about three miles