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Taking Down a Peg… or Two

Imagine Jeremiah’s concern when he is instructed to prepare a mini-party for the Rechabites, a people of the Gentiles; and more alarming, throw the party at the Temple. In the thirty-fifth chapter of his prophecy, Jeremiah is told to bring … Continue reading

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Tome of Anguish

To those burdened with carrying the message of judgement, there will remain deep tension and alienation.  Such was Jeremiah’s duty and heritage. The prophet’s affliction was ever present.  The religious leaders and the rulers alike shunned him and his words.  Family and friends cursed … Continue reading

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