Messages to the surrounding nations

Jer 46-51   These chapters contain a number of prophesies concerning the surrounding nations. They include prophesies about the destruction of Egypt (Pharaoh Neco was defeated by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylonia at the Battle of Carchemish in 606BC), Philistia, Moab, Ammon, Edom, Damascus (Syria), Elam and Babylonia.

 

The Great Sun Court of Amenhotep III at Luxor

The Great Sun Court of Amenhotep III at Luxor, Egypt

 

Jer 52:1-34   This appendix, added after 587BC, gives an account of the fall of Jerusalem, the destruction of the Temple and the exile of the Judaeans to Babylonia (see 2 Kings 24:18-25:30).

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