The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
JER 27:18 But if they be prophets, and if the word of the LORD be with
them, let them now make intercession to the LORD of hosts, that the
vessels which are left in the house of the LORD, and in the house of the
king of Judah, and at Jerusalem, go not to Babylon.
JER 27:19 For thus saith the LORD of hosts concerning the pillars, and
concerning the sea, and concerning the bases, and concerning the residue
of the vessels that remain in this city.
JER 27:20 Which Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon took not, when he
carried away captive Jeconiah the son of Jehoiakim king of Judah from
Jerusalem to Babylon, and all the nobles of Judah and Jerusalem;
JER 27:21 Yea, thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel,
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