22In the first year of King Cyrus of Persia,#  The first year of Cyrus’s reign over Babylon was 538 B.C. the lord fulfilled the prophecy he had given through Jeremiah.#  See Jer 25:11-12; 29:10. He stirred the heart of Cyrus to put this proclamation in writing and to send it throughout his kingdom:

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