Jeremiah 51:36
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
This is what the LORD says to Jerusalem: "I will be your lawyer to plead your case, and I will avenge you. I will dry up her river, as well as her springs,

King James Bible
Therefore thus saith the LORD; Behold, I will plead thy cause, and take vengeance for thee; and I will dry up her sea, and make her springs dry.

Darby Bible Translation
Therefore thus saith Jehovah: Behold, I will plead thy cause, and take vengeance for thee; and I will dry up her sea, and make her spring dry.

World English Bible
Therefore thus says Yahweh: Behold, I will plead your cause, and take vengeance for you; and I will dry up her sea, and make her fountain dry.

Young's Literal Translation
Therefore, thus said Jehovah: Lo, I am pleading thy cause, And I have avenged thy vengeance, And dried up its sea, and made its fountains dry.

Jeremiah 51:36 Parallel
Commentary
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

51:36 Dry up - Alluding to what Cyrus did.

Jeremiah 51:36 Parallel Commentaries

Library
"The House of Israel"
In proclaiming the truths of the everlasting gospel to every nation, kindred, tongue, and people, God's church on earth today is fulfilling the ancient prophecy, "Israel shall blossom and bud, and fill the face of the world with fruit." Isaiah 27:6. The followers of Jesus, in co-operation with heavenly intelligences, are rapidly occupying the waste places of the earth; and, as the result of their labors, an abundant fruitage of precious souls is developing. Today, as never before, the dissemination
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

Covenanting Adapted to the Moral Constitution of Man.
The law of God originates in his nature, but the attributes of his creatures are due to his sovereignty. The former is, accordingly, to be viewed as necessarily obligatory on the moral subjects of his government, and the latter--which are all consistent with the holiness of the Divine nature, are to be considered as called into exercise according to his appointment. Hence, also, the law of God is independent of his creatures, though made known on their account; but the operation of their attributes
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting

A Discourse of the House and Forest of Lebanon
OF THE HOUSE OF THE FOREST OF LEBANON. ADVERTISEMENT BY THE EDITOR. That part of Palestine in which the celebrated mountains of Lebanon are situated, is the border country adjoining Syria, having Sidon for its seaport, and Land, nearly adjoining the city of Damascus, on the north. This metropolitan city of Syria, and capital of the kingdom of Damascus, was strongly fortified; and during the border conflicts it served as a cover to the Assyrian army. Bunyan, with great reason, supposes that, to keep
John Bunyan—The Works of John Bunyan Volumes 1-3

Jeremiah
The interest of the book of Jeremiah is unique. On the one hand, it is our most reliable and elaborate source for the long period of history which it covers; on the other, it presents us with prophecy in its most intensely human phase, manifesting itself through a strangely attractive personality that was subject to like doubts and passions with ourselves. At his call, in 626 B.C., he was young and inexperienced, i. 6, so that he cannot have been born earlier than 650. The political and religious
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Romans 12:19
Dear friends, never take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. For the Scriptures say, "I will take revenge; I will pay them back," says the LORD.

Revelation 16:12
Then the sixth angel poured out his bowl on the great Euphrates River, and it dried up so that the kings from the east could march their armies toward the west without hindrance.

Psalm 140:12
But I know the LORD will help those they persecute; he will give justice to the poor.

Proverbs 22:23
For the LORD is their defender. He will ruin anyone who ruins them.

Isaiah 19:5
The waters of the Nile will fail to rise and flood the fields. The riverbed will be parched and dry.

Isaiah 44:27
When I speak to the rivers and say, 'Dry up!' they will be dry.

Jeremiah 50:34
But the one who redeems them is strong. His name is the LORD of Heaven's Armies. He will defend them and give them rest again in Israel. But for the people of Babylon there will be no rest!

Jump to Previous
Avenge Avenged Case Cause Defend Dried Dry Exact Fountain Full Payment Plead Pleading Reason Sea Spring Springs Support Undergone Vengeance
Jump to Next
Avenge Avenged Case Cause Defend Dried Dry Exact Fountain Full Payment Plead Pleading Reason Sea Spring Springs Support Undergone Vengeance
Links
Jeremiah 51:36 NIV
Jeremiah 51:36 NLT
Jeremiah 51:36 ESV
Jeremiah 51:36 NASB
Jeremiah 51:36 KJV

Jeremiah 51:36 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 51:36 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 51:36 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 51:36 French Bible
Jeremiah 51:36 German Bible

Jeremiah 51:36 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Jeremiah 51:35
Top of Page
Top of Page