GOD’S WORD Translation
4 Jeremiah was still free to come and go among the people. The people of Jerusalem hadn’t put him in prison yet. 5 Pharaoh’s army had come from Egypt, and when the Babylonians who were blockading Jerusalem heard this news, they retreated from Jerusalem.
6 The Lord spoke his word to the prophet Jeremiah. He said,Read full chapter
New International Version
4 Now Jeremiah was free to come and go among the people, for he had not yet been put in prison.(A) 5 Pharaoh’s army had marched out of Egypt,(B) and when the Babylonians[a] who were besieging Jerusalem heard the report about them, they withdrew(C) from Jerusalem.(D)
6 Then the word of the Lord came to Jeremiah the prophet:Read full chapter
- Jeremiah 37:5 Or Chaldeans; also in verses 8, 9, 13 and 14