Jeremiah 4:26

“I beheld, and, lo, the fruitful place was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and by his fierce anger.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Jeremiah 4:26

I beheld, and loe, the fruitfull place was a wildernesse, and all the cities thereof were broken downe at the presence of the Lord, and by his fierce anger.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I looked, and behold, the fruitful land was a wilderness, And all its cities were pulled down Before the LORD, before His fierce anger.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I beheld, and, lo, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down at the presence of Jehovah, `and' before his fierce anger.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Looking, I saw that the fertile field was a waste, and all its towns were broken down before the Lord and before his burning wrath.
- Basic English Bible

I beheld, and lo, the fruitful land was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down, before Jehovah, before his fierce anger.
- Darby Bible

I beheld, and lo, the fruitful place was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and by his fierce anger.
- Webster's Bible

I saw, and behold, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all its cities were broken down at the presence of Yahweh, [and] before his fierce anger.
- World English Bible

I have looked, and lo, The fruitful place [is] a wilderness, And all its cities have been broken down, Because of Jehovah, Because of the fierceness of His anger.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I beheld, and, lo, the fruitful field was a wilderness, and all the cities thereof were broken down at the presence of the LORD, and before His fierce anger.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Jeremiah 4:26

Wesley's Notes for Jeremiah 4:26


4:24 Trembled - He proceeds in his figurative expressions. Behold how the very mountains of Judea tremble! Moved - As easily as dust, or feathers in a whirl - wind.

4:25 No man - All being either slain, or carried captive, or fled.

4:27 Yet - In the midst of judgment he will remember mercy.

4:28 Mourn - Expressions to set forth the dreadfulness of the judgment; he makes the elements to personate mourners.


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