Jeremiah 38:18 References
18 'But if you will anot go out to the officers of the king of Babylon, then this city bwill be given over to the hand of the Chaldeans; and they will burn it with fire, and cyou yourself will not escape from their hand.'"
b 2 Kings 25:4-10, Jeremiah 24:8-10, Jeremiah 32:3-5, Jeremiah 37:8, Jeremiah 38:3
2 Kings 25
4 aThen the city was broken into, and all the men of war fled by night by way of the gate between the two walls beside bthe king's garden, though the Chaldeans were all around the city. And they went by way of the Arabah.
5 But the army of the Chaldeans pursued the king and overtook him in the plains of Jericho and all his army was scattered from him.
6 Then athey captured the king and bbrought him to the king of Babylon at cRiblah, and he passed sentence on him.
7 aThey slaughtered the sons of Zedekiah before his eyes, then bput out the eyes of Zedekiah and bound him with bronze fetters and brought him to Babylon.
8 aNow on the seventh day of the bfifth month, which was the nineteenth year of King Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, Nebuzaradan the captain of the guard, a servant of the king of Babylon, came to Jerusalem.
9 aHe burned the house of the Lord, bthe king's house, and all the houses of Jerusalem; even every great house he burned with fire.
10 So all the army of the Chaldeans who were with the captain of the guard abroke down the walls around Jerusalem.
8 'But like the abad figs which cannot be eaten due to rottenness--indeed, thus says the Lord--so I will abandon bZedekiah king of Judah and his officials, and the cremnant of Jerusalem who remain in this land and the ones who dwell in the land of dEgypt.
9 'I will amake them a terror and an evil for all the kingdoms of the earth, as a breproach and a proverb, a taunt and a ccurse in all places where I will scatter them.
10 'I will send the asword, the famine and the pestilence upon them until they are destroyed from the land which I gave to them and their forefathers.'"
3 because Zedekiah king of Judah had ashut him up, saying, "Why do you bprophesy, saying, 'cThus says the Lord, "Behold, I am about to dgive this city into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he will take it;
4 and Zedekiah king of Judah will anot escape out of the hand of the Chaldeans, but he will surely be given into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he will bspeak with him face to face and see him eye to eye;
5 and he will atake Zedekiah to Babylon, and he will be there until I visit him," declares the Lord. "If you fight against the Chaldeans, you will bnot succeed"'?"
8 "The Chaldeans will also areturn and fight against this city, and they will capture it and burn it with fire."'