17 They did cry there, Pharaoh king of Egypt, and of a great multitude, [a]hath passed the time appointed.

18 As I live, saith the King, whose Name is the Lord of hosts, surely as Tabor is in the mountains, and as Carmel is in the sea: so shall [b]it come.

19 O thou daughter dwelling in Egypt, make thee gear to go into captivity: for Noph shall be waste and desolate, without an inhabitant.

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Footnotes

  1. Jeremiah 46:17 He derideth them which shall impute their overthrow to lack of counsel and policy, or to fortune, and not observing of time: not considering that it is God’s just judgment.
  2. Jeremiah 46:18 To wit, that the Egyptians shall be destroyed.

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