Unformatted text preview: • What was he forbidden to marry? To spare him grief • Explain the content and significance of Jeremiah’s “confessions”. They give evidence of his struggle with his prophetic ministry • What did the prophet say about the “the foe from the north”? the foe would be YHWH’s agent of judgment against Judah • What did the prophet say in his Temple sermon? The temple would be destroyed • What was the reaction by the people? They seized Jeremiah to execute him • How did he describe the New Covenant in 31:31-34? It would be written on the hearts of the people; all the people would know YHWH; YHWH would forgive his people • What does the book recount about the writing of Jeremiah’s prophecies? YHWH instructed him to write down …...
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- Spring '08
- Judaism, Prophecy, Jeremiah, John the Baptist, Jeremiah Personal Information