Jeremiah 25:11

“And this whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 25:11

And this whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment, and these nations shal serue the king of Babylon seuentie yeeres.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

'This whole land will be a desolation and a horror, and these nations will serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And this whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- American Standard Version (1901)

All this land will be a waste and a cause of wonder; and these nations will be the servants of the king of Babylon for seventy years.
- Basic English Bible

And this whole land shall become a waste, an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- Darby Bible

And this whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- Webster's Bible

This whole land shall be a desolation, and an astonishment; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- World English Bible

And all this land hath been for a waste, for an astonishment, and these nations have served the king of Babylon seventy years.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And this whole land shall be a desolation, and a waste; and these nations shall serve the king of Babylon seventy years.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 25:11

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 25:11


25:9 Nebuchadnezzar - In this work shall be my servant; though you will not be my servants in obeying my commands.

25:10 Moreover - Nay, I will not only deprive you of your mirth, but of those things that are necessary for you, as necessary as bread and light, the millstone shall not move, you shall not have the light so much as of a candle.

25:12 Accomplished - Counted from the time that the Jews were carried away in the time of Jeconiah or Jehoiakim, #2Kings 24:15|,16. Desolations - This was fulfilled by Darius, the king of Persia, #Dan 4:31|, of these seventy Nebuchadnezzar reigned thirty six, #2Kings 25:27|. Evil - merodach thirty two, and Belshazzar at least two, #Dan 8:1|.


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