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The Lord’s Message to Baruch
1This is the word that the prophet Jeremiah spoke to Baruch son of Neriah#Jr 32:12 when he wrote these words on a scroll at Jeremiah’s dictation#45:1 Lit scroll from Jeremiah’s mouth#Jr 36:4,18 in the fourth year of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah:#Jr 36:1 2“This is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says to you, Baruch: 3‘You have said, “Woe is me, because the Lord has added misery to my pain! I am worn out with#45:3 Lit I labored in my groaning and have found no rest.”’#Ps 6:6
4“This is what you are to say to him: ‘This is what the Lord says: “What I have built I am about to demolish, and what I have planted I am about to uproot#Jr 24:6  — the whole land! 5But as for you, do you pursue great things for yourself? Stop pursuing! For I am about to bring disaster on everyone” — this is the Lord’s declaration — “but I will grant you your life like the spoils of war#Jr 21:9; 38:2; 39:18 wherever you go.”’”
Prophecies Against the Nations