10 I [a](A)signed and (B)sealed the deed, and (C)called in witnesses, and weighed out the silver on the scales. 11 Then I took the deeds of purchase, both the sealed copy containing the (D)terms and conditions and the open copy; 12 and I gave the deed of purchase to (E)Baruch the son of (F)Neriah, the son of Mahseiah, in the sight of Hanamel my uncle’s son and in the sight of the witnesses who signed the deed of purchase, before all the Jews who were sitting in the court of the guard. 13 And I commanded Baruch in their presence, saying, 14 ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, “Take these deeds, this sealed deed of purchase and this open deed, and put them in an earthenware jar, that they may [b]last a long time.”

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  1. Jeremiah 32:10 Or wrote...on the document
  2. Jeremiah 32:14 Lit stand many days