Ebed-melech the Cushite cried out to Jeremiah, "Put these worn-out rags and clothes under your arms to pad the ropes." Jeremiah did so,
Cross ReferencesJeremiah 38:7
Now Ebed-melech the Cushite, a court official in the royal palace, heard that Jeremiah had been put into the cistern. While the king was sitting at the Gate of Benjamin,
Then Ebed-melech took the men with him and went to the king's palace, to a place below the storehouse. From there he took old rags and worn-out clothes and lowered them with ropes to Jeremiah in the cistern.
and they pulled him up with the ropes and lifted him out of the cistern. And Jeremiah remained in the courtyard of the guard.
Chapter Outline1. Jeremiah, by a false suggestion, is put into the dungeon of Malchiah.
7. Ebed-Melech, by suit, gets him some enlargement.
14. Upon secret conference, he counsels the king by yielding to save his life.
24. By the king's instructions he conceals the conference from the princes.
Jump to PreviousArmholes Arm-Holes Arms Bits Cast Cloth Clothes Clouts Cords Cushite Decayed Ebedmelech Ebed-Melech E'bed-Mel'ech Ethiopian Garments Jeremiah Rags Ropes Rotten Worn Worn-Out
Jump to NextArmholes Arm-Holes Arms Bits Cast Cloth Clothes Clouts Cords Cushite Decayed Ebedmelech Ebed-Melech E'bed-Mel'ech Ethiopian Garments Jeremiah Rags Ropes Rotten Worn Worn-Out
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Romans 12:10, 15
LinksJeremiah 38:12 NIV
Jeremiah 38:12 NLT
Jeremiah 38:12 ESV
Jeremiah 38:12 NASB
Jeremiah 38:12 KJV
Jeremiah 38:12 Bible Apps
Jeremiah 38:12 Parallel
Jeremiah 38:12 Biblia Paralela
Jeremiah 38:12 Chinese Bible
Jeremiah 38:12 French Bible
Jeremiah 38:12 German Bible
Jeremiah 38:12 Commentaries