New International Version
Where are your prophets who prophesied to you, 'The king of Babylon will not attack you or this land'?
King James Bible
Where are now your prophets which prophesied unto you, saying, The king of Babylon shall not come against you, nor against this land?
Darby Bible Translation
And where are your prophets that prophesied unto you, saying, The king of Babylon shall not come against you, nor against this land?
World English Bible
Where now are your prophets who prophesied to you, saying, The king of Babylon shall not come against you, nor against this land?
Young's Literal Translation
And where are your prophets who prophesied to you, saying, The king of Babylon doth not come in against you, and against this land?
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Where are now your prophets - They told you that the Chaldeans should not come; I told you they would. According to my word the Chaldeans are come, and are departed only for a short time.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'Zedekiah the son of Josiah reigned as king ... whom Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon made king'--JER. xxxvii. 1. Zedekiah was a small man on a great stage, a weakling set to face circumstances that would have taxed the strongest. He was a youth at his accession to the throne of a distracted kingdom, and if he had had any political insight he would have seen that his only chance was to adhere firmly to Babylon, and to repress the foolish aristocracy who hankered after alliance with the rival power …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
He will say: "Now where are their gods, the rock they took refuge in,
the gods who ate the fat of their sacrifices and drank the wine of their drink offerings? Let them rise up to help you! Let them give you shelter!
2 Kings 3:13
Elisha said to the king of Israel, "Why do you want to involve me? Go to the prophets of your father and the prophets of your mother." "No," the king of Israel answered, "because it was the LORD who called us three kings together to deliver us into the hands of Moab."
Where then are the gods you made for yourselves? Let them come if they can save you when you are in trouble! For you, Judah, have as many gods as you have towns.
Do not listen to the words of the prophets who say to you, 'You will not serve the king of Babylon,' for they are prophesying lies to you.
In the fifth month of that same year, the fourth year, early in the reign of Zedekiah king of Judah, the prophet Hananiah son of Azzur, who was from Gibeon, said to me in the house of the LORD in the presence of the priests and all the people:
Then the prophet Hananiah took the yoke off the neck of the prophet Jeremiah and broke it,
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