Jeremiah 40:5-7 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
5 Or go to Gedaliah, son of Ahikam, son of Shaphan, whom the king of Babylon has set over the cities of Judah. Stay with him among the people. Or go wherever you want!” The captain of the bodyguard gave him food and gifts and let him go. 6 So Jeremiah went to Gedaliah, son of Ahikam, in Mizpah,[a] and dwelt with him among the people left in the land.
7 When the military leaders still in the field with their soldiers heard that the king of Babylon had set Gedaliah, son of Ahikam, over the land and had put him in charge of men, women, and children, from the poor of the land who had not been deported to Babylon,