Bible Narratives Devotional, Week 34: Babylonian Captivity
Week 34: Babylonian Captivity Weekly memory verse: Ezekiel 37:27–28 – “My dwelling place shall be with them, and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. Then the nations will know that I am the Lord who sanctifies Israel, when my sanctuary is in their midst forevermore.” Weekly hymn: “Jerusalem, My Happy Home” (free download) Weekly catechism: What do you believe about the Holy Spirit? The Holy Spirit is true and eternal God together with the Father and the Son. Day 166: Jeremiah Taken to Egypt Reading: Jeremiah 43; Psalm 88 Notes Jeremiah 43, Verse 1. Finished speaking. Jeremiah had warned the people in chapter 42 not to go to Egypt. Despite the fact that everything Jeremiah had prophesied to this point had come to pass, the people did not listen to him. Verse 7. Tahpanhes. This is in the eastern delta region of Egypt. Verse 11. [more]