Good News Translation
13 (A)He burned down the Temple, the palace, and the houses of all the important people in Jerusalem; 14 and his soldiers tore down the city walls. 15 Then Nebuzaradan took away to Babylonia[a] the people who were left in the city, the remaining skilled workers, and those who had deserted to the Babylonians.Read full chapter
- Jeremiah 52:15 Probable text Babylonia; Hebrew Babylonia some of the poorest of the people.
New International Version
13 He set fire(A) to the temple(B) of the Lord, the royal palace and all the houses(C) of Jerusalem. Every important building he burned down. 14 The whole Babylonian army, under the commander of the imperial guard, broke down all the walls(D) around Jerusalem. 15 Nebuzaradan the commander of the guard carried into exile(E) some of the poorest people and those who remained in the city, along with the rest of the craftsmen[a] and those who had deserted(F) to the king of Babylon.Read full chapter
- Jeremiah 52:15 Or the populace