New Living Translation
This is what the LORD says: "Look! A great army coming from the north! A great nation is rising against you from far-off lands.
King James Bible
Thus saith the LORD, Behold, a people cometh from the north country, and a great nation shall be raised from the sides of the earth.
Darby Bible Translation
Thus saith Jehovah: Behold, a people cometh from the north country, and a great nation is stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.
World English Bible
Thus says Yahweh, "Behold, a people comes from the north country. A great nation shall be stirred up from the uttermost parts of the earth.
Young's Literal Translation
Thus said Jehovah: Lo, a people hath come from a north country, And a great nation is stirred up from the sides of the earth.
Jeremiah 6:22 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:22 Behold - God shall stir up the Chaldeans like a great storm. The sides - The uttermost parts of the Babylonian territories.
"I will heal their backsliding; I will love them freely: for Mine anger is turned away."--Hosea xiv. 4. There are two kinds of backsliders. Some have never been converted: they have gone through the form of joining a Christian community and claim to be backsliders; but they never have, if I may use the expression, "slid forward." They may talk of backsliding; but they have never really been born again. They need to be treated differently from real back-sliders--those who have been born of the incorruptible …
Dwight L. Moody—The Way to God and How to Find It
An Obscured vision
Sin Charged Upon the Surety
An Address to the Regenerate, Founded on the Preceding Discourses.
"The LORD will bring a distant nation against you from the end of the earth, and it will swoop down on you like a vulture. It is a nation whose language you do not understand,
But if you return to me and obey my commands and live by them, then even if you are exiled to the ends of the earth, I will bring you back to the place I have chosen for my name to be honored.'
Listen! I am calling the armies of the kingdoms of the north to come to Jerusalem. I, the LORD, have spoken! "They will set their thrones at the gates of the city. They will attack its walls and all the other towns of Judah.
Raise a signal flag as a warning for Jerusalem: 'Flee now! Do not delay!' For I am bringing terrible destruction upon you from the north."
"Run for your lives, you people of Benjamin! Get out of Jerusalem! Sound the alarm in Tekoa! Send up a signal at Beth-hakkerem! A powerful army is coming from the north, coming with disaster and destruction.
Listen! Hear the terrifying roar of great armies as they roll down from the north. The towns of Judah will be destroyed and become a haunt for jackals.
Open up your eyes and see the armies marching down from the north! Where is your flock--your beautiful flock--that he gave you to care for?
Jump to PreviousArmy Aroused Country Earth Farthest Great Inmost Motion Nation North Parts Raised Remote Roused Sides Stirred Stirring Uttermost
Jump to NextArmy Aroused Country Earth Farthest Great Inmost Motion Nation North Parts Raised Remote Roused Sides Stirred Stirring Uttermost
LinksJeremiah 6:22 NIV
Jeremiah 6:22 NLT
Jeremiah 6:22 ESV
Jeremiah 6:22 NASB
Jeremiah 6:22 KJV
Jeremiah 6:22 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 6:22 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 6:22 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 6:22 French Bible
Jeremiah 6:22 German Bible
Jeremiah 6:22 Commentaries