Jeremiah 38:5
Good News Translation
King Zedekiah answered, "Very well, then, do what you want to with him; I can't stop you."

Contemporary English Version
Zedekiah replied, "Do what you want with him. I can't stop you."

Douay-Rheims Bible
And king Sedecias said: Behold he is in your hands: for it is not lawful for the king to deny you any thing.

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And king Sedecias said: Behold he is in your hands: for it is not lawful for the king to deny you any thing.

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1 Samuel 15:24 And Saul said to Samuel: I have sinned, because I have transgressed the commandment of the Lord, and thy words, fearing the people, and obeying their voice.

1 Samuel 29:9 And Achis answering, said to David: I know that thou art good in my sight, as an angel of God: But the princes of the Philistines have said: He shall not go up with us to the battle.

2 Samuel 3:39 But I as yet am tender, though anointed king. And these men the sons of Sarvia are too hard for me: the Lord reward him that doth evil according to his wickedness.

2 Samuel 19:22 And David said: What have I to do with you, ye sons of Sarvia? why are you a satan this day to me? shall there any man be killed this day in Israel? do not I know that this day I am made king over Israel?

Proverbs 29:25 He that feareth man shall quickly fall: he that trusteth in the Lord, shall be set on high.

John 19:12-16 And from henceforth Pilate sought to release him. But the Jews cried out, saying: If thou release this man, thou art not Caesar's friend. For whosoever maketh himself a king speaketh against Caesar. . . .

Context
Jeremiah Cast Into the Cistern
4And the princes said to the king. We beseech thee that this man may be put to death: for on purpose he weakeneth the hands of the men of war, that remain in this city, and the hands of the people, speaking to them according to these words: for this man seeketh not peace to this people, but evil. 5And king Sedecias said: Behold he is in your hands: for it is not lawful for the king to deny you any thing.6Then they took Jeremiah and cast him into the dungeon of Melchias the son of Amelech, which was in the entry of the prison: and they let down Jeremiah by ropes into the dungeon, wherein there was no water, but mire. And Jeremiah sunk into the mire.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 3:39
But I as yet am tender, though anointed king. And these men the sons of Sarvia are too hard for me: the Lord reward him that doth evil according to his wickedness.

Jeremiah 26:14
But as for me, behold I am in your hands: do with me what is good and right in your eyes:

Jeremiah 37:17
And Jeremiah said to king Sedecias: In what have I offended against thee, or thy servants, or thy people, that thou hast cast me into prison?

Daniel 6:16
Then the king commanded, and they brought Daniel, and cast him into the den of the lions. And the king said to Daniel: Thy God, whom thou always servest, he will deliver thee.

Additional Translations
“Here he is,” replied King Zedekiah. “He is in your hands, since the king can do nothing to stop you.”Then Zedekiah the king said, Behold, he is in your hand: for the king is not he that can do any thing against you.

And Zedekiah the king said, Behold, he is in your hand; for the king is not he that can do anything against you.

Then the king said, Behold, he is in your hands. For the king could not resist them.

And king Zedekiah said, Behold, he is in your hand; for the king is not he that can do a thing against you.

And Zedekiah the king said, Behold, he is in your hand: for the king is not he that can do any thing against you.

Then Zedekiah the king said, Behold, he is in your hand: for the king is not he that can do any thing against you.

Zedekiah the king said, Behold, he is in your hand; for the king is not he who can do anything against you.

And the king Zedekiah saith, 'Lo, he is in your hand: for the king is not able for you in anything.'
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