1902 Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR)
1:1 ¶ The words of Jeremiah, son of Hilkiah,of the priests who were in Anathoth, in the land of Benjamin:
1:3 it came also in the days of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah, unto the end of the eleventh year of Zedekiah son of Josiah, king of Judah,as far as the carrying away of Jerusalem captive, in the fifth month.
1:5 Before I formed thee at thy birth, I took knowledge of thee, And, before thy nativity, I hallowed thee,A prophet to the nations, I appointed thee.
1:10 See! I have set thee in charge, this day, over the nations, and over the kingdoms, To uproot and to break down, and to destroy and to tear in pieces,To build and to plant.
1:15 For behold me! calling for all the families of the kingdoms of the North, Declareth Yahweh,and they shall come, and set every one his throne at the opening of the gates of Jerusalem, and against all her walls, round about, and against all the cities of Judah!
1:16 Then will I pronounce my judgments against them, concerning all their wickedness,in that they have forsaken me, and have burned incense unto other gods, and have bowed down to the works of their own hands.
1:17 Thou, therefore, shalt gird thy loins, and arise, and speak unto them, all that, I, command thee,be not dismayed because of them, lest I dismay thee before their face.
1:18 I, thereforelo! I have set thee today: as a fortified city, and, as a pillar of iron, and, as walls of bronze, over all the land,against the kings of Judah, against her princes, against her priests, and against the people of the land.
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