The Book of Jeremiah – Chapter 45 and 46
The forth year of Jehoiakim the
son of Josiah (45:1;46:2)
Says the Lord:
To Baruch (45:2-5)
The word of the Lord against Egypt (46:1-12)
Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon
would come and strike the land
of Egypt (46:13-26)
Comfort and restoration promise to the Israel
What is the main subject?
God would practice His authority.
have built I will break down, and what I have planted I will pluck up. Do you
seek great things for yourself? Do not seek them (45:4,5),
In vain you will use many medicines (46:11).
Who are the main people?
Pharaoh and his army, Nebuchadnezzar and his army.
What is the key or main verse?
The day of the Lord God of hosts (46:10).
The day had come upon them (46:21).
What is the central lesson?
Submit to God’s authority.
For this is the day of the Lord God of hosts
For the Lord God of hosts has a sacrifice
Because the Lord drove them away (46:15)
For the day of their calamity had come upon them
What are the main promises? (46:27, 28)