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Jeremiah 26:1

    Jeremiah 26:1 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah came this word from the LORD, saying,

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah king of Judah came this word from the LORD, saying,

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, came this word from Jehovah, saying,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    When Jehoiakim, the son of Josiah, king of Judah, first became king, this word came from the Lord, saying,

    Webster's Revision

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, came this word from Jehovah, saying,

    World English Bible

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, came this word from Yahweh, saying,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim the son of Josiah, king of Judah, came this word from the LORD, saying,

    Clarke's Commentary on Jeremiah 26:1

    In the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim - As this prophecy must have been delivered in the first or second year of the reign of Jehoiakim, it is totally out of its place here. Dr. Blayney puts it before chap. 36.; and Dr. Dahler immediately after chap. ix., and before chap. 46.

    Barnes' Notes on Jeremiah 26:1

    Jeremiah 26 is a narrative of the danger to which Jeremiah was exposed by reason of the prophecy contained in Jeremiah 7 and should be read in connection with it. Jeremiah 26:4-6 contain a summary of the prediction contained in Jeremiah 7, and that again is but an outline of what was a long address.