Jeremia 41:1-18

41  Kahoo eitse ka khoeli ea bosupa Ishmaele+ mora oa Nethania mora oa Elishama+ oa lesika la borena+ ea har’a banna ba ka sehloohong ba morena hammoho le banna ba bang+ ba leshome ba tla ho Gedalia mora oa Akikame Mizpa.+ Ba qala ho ja bohobe hammoho moo Mizpa.+  Joale Ishmaele mora oa Nethania le banna ba leshome ba neng ba e-na le eena ba phahama ’me ba bolaea Gedalia mora oa Akikame mora oa Shafane ka sabole.+ Kahoo a bolaea eo morena oa Babylona a neng a mo behile hore a okamele naha.+  Ishmaele a bolaea Bajuda bohle ba neng ba e-na le eena, ke hore, ba e-na le Gedalia, Mizpa, le Bakalde ba ileng ba fumanoa teng, ke hore, banna ba ntoa.  Eare ka letsatsi la bobeli Gedalia a bolailoe, ha ho ne ho se na mang kapa mang ea tsebang ka hona,+  joale ha fihla banna ba tsoang Shikeme,+ le Shilo+ le Samaria,+ banna ba mashome a robeli ba beotseng+ litelu le ba hahotseng liaparo tsa bona ’me ba itšehile,+ matsohong ba ne ba nkile nyehelo ea lijo-thollo le libano tse tšoeu+ hore ba li tlise ka tlung ea Jehova.  Kahoo Ishmaele mora oa Nethania a tsoa Mizpa ho ea ba khahlanyetsa, a lla ha a ntse a tsamaea.+ Eitse hang ha a teana le bona a re ho bona: “Tloong ho Gedalia mora oa Akikame.”  Empa eare hang ha ba fihla har’a motse, Ishmaele mora oa Nethania a qala ho ba bolaea le ho ba lahlela ka har’a lemena, eena le banna bao a neng a e-na le bona.+  Empa ho ne ho e-na le banna ba leshome har’a bona bao hang-hang ba ileng ba re ho Ishmaele: “U se ke ua re bolaea, etsoe re na le matlotlo a patiloeng naheng, koro le harese le mahe a linotši.”+ Kahoo a ithiba, ’me ha aa ka a ba bolaea har’a barab’abo bona.  Joale lemena leo ho lona Ishmaele+ a ileng a lahlela litopo tsohle tsa banna bao a neng a ba bolaile e ne e le lemena le leholo, le neng le entsoe ke Morena Asa ka lebaka la Baasha morena oa Iseraele.+ Ke lona leo Ishmaele mora oa Nethania a ileng a le tlatsa ka ba bolailoeng. 10  Joale Ishmaele a isa kholehong masala ’ohle a sechaba a neng a le Mizpa,+ barali ba morena+ le sechaba sohle se neng se setse Mizpa,+ seo Nebuzaradane mookameli oa balebeli a neng a se behile tlhokomelong ea Gedalia mora oa Akikame.+ Kahoo Ishmaele mora oa Nethania a se isa kholehong ’me a tloha a tšelela ho bara ba Ammone.+ 11  Ka mor’a nako Johanane+ mora oa Karea le balaoli bohle ba mabotho a sesole+ ba neng ba e-na le eena ba utloa ka bobe bohle boo Ishmaele mora oa Nethania a neng a bo entse. 12  Ka lebaka leo ba nka banna bohle eaba baa tloha ho ea loantša Ishmaele mora oa Nethania ’me ba mo fumana pel’a metsi a mangata a neng a le Gibeone.+ 13  Joale eare hang ha sechaba sohle se neng se e-na le Ishmaele se bona Johanane mora oa Karea le balaoli bohle ba mabotho a sesole ba neng ba e-na le eena, sa qala ho thaba. 14  Sechaba sohle seo Ishmaele a neng a se eteletse pele se holehiloe ho tloha Mizpa+ sa reteleha sa khutla ’me sa ea ho Johanane mora oa Karea. 15  Ha e le Ishmaele mora oa Nethania, a phonyoha+ le banna ba robeli ka pel’a Johanane, e le hore a ka ea ho bara ba Ammone. 16  Joale Johanane+ mora oa Karea le balaoli bohle ba mabotho a sesole ba neng ba e-na le eena ba nka masala ’ohle a sechaba ao ba neng ba a khutlisitse ho Ishmaele mora oa Nethania, Mizpa, ka mor’a hore a bolaee Gedalia+ mora oa Akikame, banna ba shahlileng, banna ba ntoa, le basali le bana ba banyenyane le balaoli ba lekhotla, bao a ba khutlisitseng Gibeone. 17  Kahoo ba tsamaea ’me ba qala ho lula sebakeng sa bolulo sa Kimhame se neng se le pel’a Bethlehema,+ e le hore ba e’o kena Egepeta,+ 18  ka lebaka la Bakalde;+ etsoe ba ne ba tšohile ka lebaka la bona,+ kaha Ishmaele mora oa Nethania o ne a bolaile Gedalia mora oa Akikame,+ eo morena oa Babylona a neng a mo behile hore a okamele naha.+

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