New Living Translation
One day King Zedekiah sent for Jeremiah and had him brought to the third entrance of the LORD's Temple. "I want to ask you something," the king said. "And don't try to hide the truth."
King James Bible
Then Zedekiah the king sent, and took Jeremiah the prophet unto him into the third entry that is in the house of the LORD: and the king said unto Jeremiah, I will ask thee a thing; hide nothing from me.
Darby Bible Translation
And king Zedekiah sent and took the prophet Jeremiah unto him, into the third entry that is in the house of Jehovah; and the king said unto Jeremiah, I will ask thee a thing: hide nothing from me.
World English Bible
Then Zedekiah the king sent, and took Jeremiah the prophet to him into the third entry that is in the house of Yahweh: and the king said to Jeremiah, I will ask you something. Hide nothing from me.
Young's Literal Translation
And the king Zedekiah sendeth, and taketh Jeremiah the prophet unto him, unto the third entrance that is in the house of Jehovah, and the king saith unto Jeremiah, 'I am asking thee a thing, do not hide from me anything.'
Jeremiah 38:14 Parallel
CommentaryJeremiah 38:14 Parallel Commentaries
1 Samuel 3:17
"What did the LORD say to you? Tell me everything. And may God strike you and even kill you if you hide anything from me!"
1 Samuel 3:18
So Samuel told Eli everything; he didn't hold anything back. "It is the LORD's will," Eli replied. "Let him do what he thinks best."
1 Kings 22:16
But the king replied sharply, "How many times must I demand that you speak only the truth to me when you speak for the LORD?"
The LORD replied, "I will take care of you, Jeremiah. Your enemies will ask you to plead on their behalf in times of trouble and distress.
The LORD spoke through Jeremiah when King Zedekiah sent Pashhur son of Malkijah and Zephaniah son of Maaseiah, the priest, to speak with him. They begged Jeremiah,
"Please speak to the LORD for us and ask him to help us. King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon is attacking Judah. Perhaps the LORD will be gracious and do a mighty miracle as he has done in the past. Perhaps he will force Nebuchadnezzar to withdraw his armies."
Later King Zedekiah secretly requested that Jeremiah come to the palace, where the king asked him, "Do you have any messages from the LORD?" "Yes, I do!" said Jeremiah. "You will be defeated by the king of Babylon."
Jump to PreviousDoorway Entrance Entry Hide House Jeremiah Prophet Question Received Rulers Something Temple Third Zedekiah Zedeki'ah
Jump to NextDoorway Entrance Entry Hide House Jeremiah Prophet Question Received Rulers Something Temple Third Zedekiah Zedeki'ah
LinksJeremiah 38:14 NIV
Jeremiah 38:14 NLT
Jeremiah 38:14 ESV
Jeremiah 38:14 NASB
Jeremiah 38:14 KJV
Jeremiah 38:14 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 38:14 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 38:14 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 38:14 French Bible
Jeremiah 38:14 German Bible
Jeremiah 38:14 Commentaries