And Zedekiah the king [a]sent Jehucal the son of Shelemiah, and Zephaniah the son of Maaseiah the Priest to the Prophet Jeremiah, saying, Pray now unto the Lord our God for us.

(Now Jeremiah went [b]in and out among the people: for they had not put him into the prison.

Then Pharaoh’s host was [c]come out of Egypt: and when the Chaldeans that besieged Jerusalem, heard tidings of them, they [d]departed from Jerusalem.)

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  1. Jeremiah 37:3 Because he was afraid of the Chaldeans that came against him.
  2. Jeremiah 37:4 That is, was out of prison, and at liberty.
  3. Jeremiah 37:5 To help the Jews.
  4. Jeremiah 37:5 Hebrew, went up.

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