How the Lord has covered the Daughter of Zion with His cloud of anger! He has cast the glory of Israel from heaven to earth. He has abandoned His footstool in the day of His anger.
Cross ReferencesPsalm 99:5
Exalt the LORD our God, and worship at His footstool; He is holy!
Let us go to His dwelling place; let us worship at His footstool.
How you have fallen from heaven, O Morning Star, son of the dawn! You have been cut down to the ground, O destroyer of nations.
Our holy and beautiful temple, where our fathers praised You, has been burned with fire, and all that was dear to us lies in ruins.
The LORD has done what He planned; He has accomplished His decree, which He ordained in days of old. He has overthrown you without pity; He has let the enemy gloat over you and exalted the horn of your foes.
But it was uprooted in fury, cast down to the ground, and the east wind dried up its fruit. Its strong branches were stripped off and they withered; the fire consumed them.
You were anointed as a guardian cherub, for I had ordained you. You were on the holy mountain of God; you walked among the fiery stones.
The day will be darkened in Tehaphnehes when I break there the yoke of Egypt and her proud strength comes to an end. A cloud will cover her, and her daughters will go into captivity.
Chapter Outline1. Jeremiah laments the misery of Jerusalem
20. He complains thereof to God
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Lamentations 3:43, 44
Ezekiel 32:7, 8
Luke 10:15, 18
1 Samuel 4:21
2 Samuel 1:19
1 Chronicles 28:2
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