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Jehovah’s Witnesses

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Life and Ministry Meeting Workbook  |  May 2017

 TREASURES FROM GOD’S WORD | JEREMIAH 39-43

Jehovah Will Render to Each One According to His Works

Jehovah Will Render to Each One According to His Works

Zedekiah disobeyed Jehovah’s direction to surrender to Babylon

39:4-7

  • Zedekiah’s sons were slaughtered before his eyes. He then was blinded, bound with copper fetters, and imprisoned in Babylon until his death

Ebed-melech demonstrated trust in Jehovah and concern for His prophet Jeremiah

39:15-18

  • Jehovah promised to safeguard Ebed-melech during Judah’s destruction

Jeremiah preached boldly for many years before Jerusalem was destroyed

40:1-6

  • Jehovah protected Jeremiah during Jerusalem’s siege and arranged for him to be released by the Babylonians