Jeremiah 37:12

“Then Jeremiah went forth out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, to separate himself thence in the midst of the people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Then Ieremiah went forth out of Ierusalem to goe into the lande of Beniamin, to separate himselfe thence in the mids of the people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

that Jeremiah went out from Jerusalem to go to the land of Benjamin in order to take possession of {some} property there among the people.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

then Jeremiah went forth out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, to receive his portion there, in the midst of the people.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Jeremiah went out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, with the purpose of taking up his heritage there among the people.
- Basic English Bible

that Jeremiah went forth out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, to have his portion there among the people.
- Darby Bible

Then Jeremiah went out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, to separate himself thence in the midst of the people.
- Webster's Bible

then Jeremiah went forth out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, to receive his portion there, in the midst of the people.
- World English Bible

that Jeremiah goeth out from Jerusalem to go [to] the land of Benjamin, to receive a portion thence in the midst of the people.
- Youngs Literal Bible

then Jeremiah went forth out of Jerusalem to go into the land of Benjamin, to receive his portion there, in the midst of the people.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 37:12


37:12 Went forth - Jeremiah knowing the city would suddenly be taken, and that he could be no farther useful to the people, taking advantage of the withdrawing of the Chaldean army, resolves to go to his own country, to Anathoth, in the crowd of people that were going out.


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