Jeremiah 42:7
New International Version
Ten days later the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

New Living Translation
Ten days later the LORD gave his reply to Jeremiah.

English Standard Version
At the end of ten days the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

Berean Study Bible
After ten days, the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah,

New American Standard Bible
Now at the end of ten days the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

New King James Version
And it happened after ten days that the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

King James Bible
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah.

Christian Standard Bible
At the end of ten days, the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah,

Contemporary English Version
Ten days later, the LORD gave me an answer for

Good News Translation
Ten days later the LORD spoke to me;

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now at the end of 10 days, the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah,

International Standard Version
At the end of ten days a message from the LORD came to Jeremiah.

NET Bible
Ten days later the LORD spoke to Jeremiah.

New Heart English Bible
It happened after ten days, that the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
After ten days the LORD spoke his word to Jeremiah.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah.

New American Standard 1977
Now it came about at the end of ten days that the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah.

King James 2000 Bible
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah.

American King James Version
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

American Standard Version
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of Jehovah came unto Jeremiah.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the Lord came to Jeremias.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Now after ten days, the word of the Lord came to Jeremias.

Darby Bible Translation
And it came to pass at the end of ten days, that the word of Jehovah came unto Jeremiah.

English Revised Version
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came unto Jeremiah.

Webster's Bible Translation
And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

World English Bible
It happened after ten days, that the word of Yahweh came to Jeremiah.

Young's Literal Translation
And it cometh to pass, at the end of ten days, that there is a word of Jehovah unto Jeremiah,
Study Bible
Warning Against Going to Egypt
6Whether it is pleasant or unpleasant, we will obey the voice of the LORD our God to whom we are sending you, so that it may go well with us, for we will obey the voice of the LORD our God!” 7After ten days, the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah, 8and he summoned Johanan son of Kareah, all the commanders of the forces who were with him, and all the people from the least to the greatest.…
Cross References
Psalm 27:14
Wait patiently for the LORD; be strong and courageous. Wait patiently for the LORD.

Isaiah 30:18
Therefore the LORD longs to be gracious to you; therefore He rises to show you compassion, for the LORD is a just God. Blessed are all who wait for Him.

Jeremiah 42:8
and he summoned Johanan son of Kareah, all the commanders of the forces who were with him, and all the people from the least to the greatest.

Ezekiel 3:16
At the end of seven days the word of the LORD came to me saying,

Treasury of Scripture

And it came to pass after ten days, that the word of the LORD came to Jeremiah.

Psalm 27:14
Wait on the LORD: be of good courage, and he shall strengthen thine heart: wait, I say, on the LORD.

Isaiah 28:16
Therefore thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, I lay in Zion for a foundation a stone, a tried stone, a precious corner stone, a sure foundation: he that believeth shall not make haste.

Habakkuk 2:3
For the vision is yet for an appointed time, but at the end it shall speak, and not lie: though it tarry, wait for it; because it will surely come, it will not tarry.







Lexicon
After
מִקֵּ֖ץ (miq·qêṣ)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 7093: An extremity, after

ten
עֲשֶׂ֣רֶת (‘ă·śe·reṯ)
Number - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 6235: Ten

days,
יָמִ֑ים (yā·mîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3117: A day

the word
דְבַר־ (ḏə·ḇar-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 1697: A word, a matter, thing, a cause

of the LORD
יְהוָ֖ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

came
וַיְהִ֕י (way·hî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

to
אֶֽל־ (’el-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 413: Near, with, among, to

Jeremiah,
יִרְמְיָֽהוּ׃ (yir·mə·yā·hū)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3414: Jeremiah -- 'Yah loosens', the name of a number of Israelites
(7) After ten days.--The interval is significant, as indicating that the prophet would not give an answer of his own on the spur of the moment, but waited in prayer and meditation until there came into his mind that which he could utter as an oracle of God. So Ezekiel waited for seven days among the exiles that dwelt by the river of Chebar, till the word of the Lord came to him (Ezekiel 3:16). When the hour came, the prophet preached to a multitude whose eagerness to hear him had been intensified by the suspense.

Verse 7. - After ten days. Why this delay? Keil thinks it was for the sake of the people, who needed time to collect themselves and listen calmly to the revelation. Ezekiel once waited seven days (Ezekiel 3:16); but this was owing to his own disturbed state of mind. The answer of the Lord extends to ver. 18, the last four verses being an epilogue enforcing the Divine declaration. It consists of the promise (vers. 9-12) that, if the people will remain quietly in the land, they will be protected; and of the threat (vers. 13-18) that, if they presume to migrate into Egypt, they will perish there by sword, famine, and pestilence. 42:7-22 If we would know the mind of the Lord in doubtful cases, we must wait as well as pray. God is ever ready to return in mercy to those he has afflicted; and he never rejects any who rely on his promises. He has declared enough to silence even the causeless fears of his people, which discourge them in the way of duty. Whatever loss or suffering we may fear from obedience, is provided against in God's word; and he will protect and deliver all who trust in him and serve him. It is folly to quit our place, especially to quit a holy land, because we meet with trouble in it. And the evils we think to escape by sin, we certainly bring upon ourselves. We may apply this to the common troubles of life; and those who think to avoid them by changing their place, will find that the grievances common to men will meet them wherever they go. Sinners who dissemble with God in solemn professions especially should be rebuked with sharpness; for their actions speak more plainly than words. We know not what is good for ourselves; and what we are most fond of, and have our hearts most set upon, often proves hurtful, and sometimes fatal.
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