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Chapter 34 Till there be no place - Rather, for want of room elsewhere. Anathoth was one of the towns in Benjamin allotted to the Kohathite clan of the descendants of Aaron the Levite, the high priest. Valley of slaughter - so named because of the great slaughter of the Jews about to take place at Jerusalem; a just retribution of their sin in slaying their children to Moloch in Tophet. Commentary on Jeremiah 32:1-15. Jeremiah 7:32 32 n Therefore, behold, the days are coming, declares the Lord , when it will no more be called j Topheth, or k the Valley of the Son of Hinnom, but the Valley of Slaughter; o for they will bury in Topheth, because there is no room elsewhere. Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that it shall no more be called Tophet, nor the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of slaughter: for they shall bury in Tophet, till there be no place. Jeremiah 32 Commentary | God Tells Jeremiah to Buy Land from his Cousin. THE CONTEXT: Chapters 27 and 28 addressed the two major themes that continue through chapter 29: • The Lord delivered Judah into the hands of the Babylonians, so the people of Judah (whether currently exiled in Babylonia or JEREMIAH 30-33. We hence see what the superstitious do when they follow their own devices — that they provoke God’s wrath; for by the grievousness of the punishment we may form a judgment as to the degree in which God abominates all false modes of worship, which men devise without the warrant of his law; for we must ever remember this principle, I commanded it not, nor hath it ever come to my mind It follows —. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, Baker Evangelical Dictionary of Biblical Theology, Hastings' Dictionary of the New Testament, The Hawker's Poor Man's Concordance And Dictionary, Watson's Biblical & Theological Dictionary, International Standard Bible Encyclopedia, Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the Lord, for they shall bury in Tophet till there be no place. (Haydock) --- This was verified when Nabuchodonosor and Titus besieged the city. ". 32. In chap. (Josephus, Jewish Wars vi. Not that Jeremiah is a hopeless book… Indeed some scholars have argued that the images of destruction and violence … Continue reading "Commentary on Jeremiah … The Temple Sermon. Be not afraid of their faces.] the valley of slaughter, from the effect of slaughter; as Judas’s field was called Aceldama, Acts 1:19, being a place for burying of the slain, as the next words show. Our third-to-last section starts in Jeremiah 36:1 and ends in 45:5. January 13, 2021. (32) Till there be no place.—Better, because there is no room—i.e., for want of space the dead should be buried even in the spot which the worshippers of Molech looked on as sacred, and the worshippers of Jehovah as accursed, and which both therefore would willingly avoid using as a place of sepulture. Biblical Commentary Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 EXEGESIS: JEREMIAH 27-28. By Dr. Bob Utley, retired professor of hermeneutics (Biblical interpretation) STUDY GUIDE COMMENTARY SERIES OLD TESTAMENT, VOL. Jeremiah 7 Matthew Henry's Commentary. The final chapter of Jeremiah gives a summary of the events which have occurred, giving us some additional details as to what took place. This prediction received its last and most perfect accomplishment in the war of Nebuchadnezzar against the Jews, and that of the Romans against the same people. Jeremiah 7:32 Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the Lord And they were coming on apace; a little longer, and they would be come; for it was but a few years after this ere Jerusalem was besieged and taken by the army of the Chaldeans, and the slaughter made after … He tells the prophet to buy some land from his cousin in Jeremiah 32:6-7. No place - no room, namely, to bury in, so many shall be those slain by the Chaldeans (Jeremiah 19:11; Ezekiel 6:5). Jeremiah 7:32. But The valley of slaughter— The reason of this name is given in the words immediately following; for they shall bury in Tophet till there be no place:—"Till it is intirely filled, and there is no vacant space left." elsewhere; the number of the slain being so many: this was in righteous judgment, that where they had sacrificed their children, there they should be slain, at least buried. Jeremiah 7:32 Commentaries: "Therefore, behold, days are coming," declares the LORD, "when it will no longer be called Topheth, or the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of the Slaughter; for they will bury in Topheth because there is no other place. An EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on Jeremiah. See chap. It shall be no more called Tophet, but The valley of Slaughter, I will lay the dead carcasses of the children of Israel before their idols. The Valley of Slaughter … 31 They have built the high places of Topheth in the Valley of Hinnom so they could burn their sons and daughters in the fire—something I never commanded, nor did it even enter My mind. Nor the valley of the son of Hinnom.] Bible> … They shall bury in Tophet, till there be no place; either there shall be so great a slaughter made upon that spot by the Chaldeans, that they shall bury as many as the place will contain, and the rest of the carcasses they shall throw on heaps, to rot above ground; for to lie unburied is frequently used as a curse on such, the burying of the dead being accounted as a thing sacred, and a significant symbol of the resurrection: or those that are slain in and about Jerusalem, at the siege and taking of it, shall be carried thither to be buried, either because there shall be no burying-places left about Jerusalem, or that valley shall be filled till there be no place for more, that hereby it may be so polluted, that no thoughts of holiness may remain in it; for a dead carcass under the law was unclean; and that which before was a valley of pleasure and great delight, and they had dedicated to God, shall now be a valley of slaughter. Let’s quickly note those three sections. This was to signify, that though Jerusalem was besieged, and the whole country likely to be laid waste, yet the time would come, when houses, and fields, and vineyards, should be again possessed. (2) The City Will Be Restored (Jeremiah 32:36-44) (Moody Bible Commentary - Charles Dyer) Jeremiah 32:2 Now at that time the army of the king of Babylon was besieging Jerusalem, and Jeremiah the prophet was shut up in the court of the guard, which was in the house of the king of Judah, THE PLACE OF JEREMIAH'S PRISON - THE KING'S HOUSE Let us learn to be earnest in the service of our God, even from this bad example. Jeremiah 7:32 New International Version (NIV). sit) locus", Munster; "ideo quod non (erie) locus", Schmidt. Jack R. Lundbom — Jeremiah 1-20, Jeremiah 21-36, Jeremiah 37-52 (The Anchor Yale Bible Commentaries, 1999, 2004, 2004). Commentary on Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 View Bible Text . Jesus used this valley as a figure for hell, "Gehenna" being a transliterated form of the Greek name of this site ( Matthew 5:22; Matthew 5:29-30; Matthew 10:28; Matthew 18:9; Matthew 23:15; Matthew 23:33; et al.). This name, the Valley of Slaughter, would be appropriate because so many of the idolatrous Israelites would die there in the coming siege. Compare this with chap. * 1 The word came to Jeremiah from the LORD: 2 Stand at the gate of the house of the LORD and proclaim this message there: Hear the word of the LORD, all you of Judah who enter these gates to worship the LORD! False Religion Worthless. 32 So beware, the days are coming, declares the Lord, when people will no longer call it Topheth or the Valley of Ben Hinnom, but the Valley of Slaughter, for they will bury the dead in Topheth until there is no more room. Jeremiah 7:32 NIV So beware, the days are coming, declares the LORD, when people will no longer call it Topheth or the Valley of Ben Hinnom, but the Valley of Slaughter, for they will bury the dead in Topheth until there is no more room. Then will I cause to cease from the cries of Judah, and from the streets of Jerusalem the voice of mirth and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride; for the land shall become a waste. There are overtones here that suggest the cataclysmic Judgment of the Last Day that shall terminate the probation of Adam's race (Revelation 18:23-24). Jeremiah 7:1. And the dead bodies of this people shall be food for the birds of the heavens, and for the beasts of the earth; and none shall frighten them away. (Read Jeremiah 32:1-15) Jeremiah, being in prison for his prophecy, purchased a piece of ground. Then will I cause to cease the voice of mirth, The voice of the bridegroom, and the voice of the bride. The enemy would fill this valley with Israelite bodies because it would be an easy way to dispose of their corpses. Commentaries on Jeremiah. "Therefore, behold, days are coming," declares the LORD, "when it will no longer be called Topheth, or the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of the Slaughter; for they will bury in Topheth because there is no other place. Buying a field as a sign for the future. The Jews took pride in showing zeal for their idols. 3 Thus says the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel: Reform your ways and your deeds so that I may dwell with you in this place. no place—no room, namely, to bury in, so many shall be those slain by the Chaldeans (Jer 19:11; Eze 6:5). Jeremiah. He adds, Bury shall they there, for elsewhere there will be no place (213) He intimates that so great would be the slaughters, that Jerusalem would not contain the dead: hence, he says, graves will be made in Tophet; and many also will be slain there. Unless it be quasi Mophet, i.e., Portentum. "Therefore the days come, saith Jehovah, it shall no more be called Tophet, nor the Valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of Slaughter: for they shall bury in Tophet till there be no place to bury. no place — no room, namely, to bury in, so many shall be those slain by the Chaldeans (Jeremiah 19:11; Ezekiel 6:5). One true prophet of God, Urijah, was executed during the reign of Jehoiakim (26:23-24). Compare Jeremiah 19:6; Jeremiah 12:3. 40. slaughter. for that day [is] great, so that none [is] like it: it [is] even the time of Jacob’s trouble; but he shall be saved out of it.. Ver. (Calmet) --- The latter was quite shocked. And then the unthinkable (Jeremiah 7:29-8:3) 7:29 Cut off thine hair, O Jerusalem, and cast it away, and take up a lamentation on high places; for the LORD hath rejected and forsaken the … (a) "quod, vel eo quod nullus (alius. What 21 Chron 12:4, 10, 13. A list of the best commentaries on Jeremiah ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. Commentary: Jeremiah 29:11 isn’t the life verse many think. Occurs only in Jeremiah and Zechariah. Chapters 30-33 constitute stage two As we enter Jeremiah 36 today we come to the third-to-last section in this great book. valley of slaughter — so named because of the great slaughter of the Jews about to take place at Jerusalem: a just retribution of their sin in slaying their children to Moloch in Tophet. Jeremiah 52 Commentary. 14.) 7. Jeremiah 7:32 (King James Version) ... Matthew Henry People's Commentary (NT) Robertson's Word Pictures (NT) Scofield: Definitions: Interlinear: Library: Topical Studies: X-References: Jeremiah 7:31 : Jeremiah 7:33 >> Definitions of words in Jeremiah 7:32: … The Prophet then shows, that when the Jews foolishly consecrated that place to God, they committed a dreadful profanation, for that place was to be wholly filled with dead bodies, and polluted also by the slaughter of men. They shall bury in Tophet till there be no place. "Where once the people had butchered their children, they themselves would be butchered and exposed to the birds of prey, left unburied and exposed."[28]. Those looking for an exhaustive technical commentary on Jeremiah will find Lundbom’s three-volume work a treasure trove of valuable information. This slaughter shall be so fearful that the dead shall remain unburied, and the solitude and desolation shall be so perfect that not even shall the passers by scare away the vultures from the carcasses. Houbigant and the Vulgate render the last clause, And they shall bury in Tophet, because there shall be no place; "Every other place shall be full of carnage, and Tophet shall become the slaughtering-place of Jerusalem. Because of this gross sin, the Lord promised that in the future the site would have a new name: the Valley of Slaughter. Jeremiah … John Trapp Complete Commentary. Though Jeremiah had some narrow escapes in the reign of this king, he survived. The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD in the tenth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar. THE COMMENTARY: Chapter 1: 1:1-3 - Jeremiah was the son of Hilkiah the priest from the town of Anathoth in the territory of Benjamin. 1. If—and it must necessarily remain just that—if Jeremiah was the son of the high priest his ministry is placed in new perspective. CHAPTER 7. Ecce congrua poena peccato, saith Oecolampadius. for the great slaughter that shall be made there, or rather thereabouts, in and about Jerusalem, and therefore called. In those chapters, Jeremiah prophesied the punishment that Judah and Israel would endure for their sins. The time shall come when there shall be so great a slaughter in Jerusalem, that, the graves being insufficient to bury the dead, they shall be forced to throw them into Tophet, and leave them without interment." 7 This is the word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord: 2 “Stand at the gate of the Lord ’s house and there proclaim this message: “‘Hear the word of the Lord, all you people of Judah who come through these gates to worship the Lord. John Trapp Complete Commentary. 8. As it had been called from Joshua’s days. Place, elsewhere. Jeremiah 31:40 he calls it, The valley of the dead bodies. The children gather wood, the fathers kindle the fire, and the Commentary on Jeremiah 7:17-20. Jeremiah 7:32. chapters 34 to 39. www.easyenglish.bible. [Joshua 15:8]. These words are repeated, and their meaning more particularly explained, Jeremiah 19:6-15. It shall no more be called Tophet, nor the valley of the son of Hinnom: they were called so after this, and are known by those names to this day; but the meaning is, they shall acquire a name from another occasion, that shall suit them as well, viz. You can find the best commentary on Jeremiah for you using the tools on … "All too appropriately, the place where parents tried to buy their own safety at their children"s terrible expense, would become an open grave for their own remains (32-33)." Biblical Commentary Jeremiah 31:7-14 EXEGESIS: THE BOOK OF COMFORT: THE BROAD CONTEXT Chapters 1-29 constitute stage one of God's redemptive plan for Judah and Israel. TABLE OF CONTENTS. 13A ISBN: 978-1-892691-45-3 BIBLE LESSONS INTERNATIONAL MARSHALL, TEXAS 2013 www.biblelessonsintl.com www.freebiblecommentary.org. For they shall bury in Tophet.] The valley of slaughter - The place where the slaughtered thousands of this rebellious people shall be cast, in order to their being burnt, or becoming food for the beasts of the field and the fowls of the air, Jeremiah 7:33. This commentary has been through Advanced Checking. It reads great on pieces of art or in the foreground of a scenic mountain range on your Instagram. It shall become a polyandrion, or common burial place, till there be no place or room left. A Terrible judgment is coming! The thing that strikes me the most in reading this is how on paper it looks to … It shall no more be called Tophet, nor the valley of the son of Hinnom: They shall bury in Tophet, till there be no place; Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. Ver. Share this article. It shall no more be called Tophet.] nasb (updated) text: jeremiah 7:32-34 32 "Therefore, behold, days are coming," declares the Lord , "when it will no longer be called Topheth, or the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of the Slaughter; for they will bury in Topheth because there is no other place. The Law prescribed that even criminals should be buried ( Deuteronomy 21:23). The case is the same with the Papists at this day, who thoughtlessly boast, when they heap together many abominations; for they think that God is bound as it were by a law, not to overlook so much diligence. 7:33 "food for the birds of the sky" This is a common metaphor of "the last days" (cf. 19: where Jeremiah repeats the same threatenings with more latitude and force; declaring that Tophet shall become the lay-stall of Jerusalem, and that Jerusalem herself shall be reduced to the condition of Tophet; that is to say, polluted and filled with dead bodies. 7:32 See Jeremiah 19:6-7! This week’s passage continues the lectionary’s sampling of texts that deal with the multi-faceted theme of judgment in the book of Jeremiah. by Brad Boyles. Where they slaughtered their own children, in blasphemous and cruel idolatry, shall they be slaughtered. Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the Lord,.... And they were coming on apace; a little longer, and they would be come; for it was but a few years after this ere Jerusalem was besieged and taken by the army of the Chaldeans, and the slaughter made after mentioned: that it shall no more be called Tophet: no more be used for such barbarous and idolatrous worship; and no more have its name from such a shocking circumstance: nor the valley of the son of Hinnom; as it had been from the times of Joshua: but the valley of slaughter: or, "of the slain"; as the Targum, Septuagint, Syriac, and Arabic versions; because of the multitude of men that should be killed there, or brought there to be buried; as follows: for they shall bury in Tophet till there be no place: till there be no more room to bury there; or, "because there was no place"F1מאין מקום "quod, vel eo quod nullus (alius. The Prophet denounces a punishment, though the Jews thought that they deserved a reward. Where they slaughtered their own children, in blasphemous and cruel idolatry, shall they be slaughtered. Belief and courage become most pronounced in the face of despair. Alas! sit) locus", Munster; "ideo quod non (erie) locus", Schmidt. Words in boxes are from the Bible. that it shall no more be called Tophet: no more be used for such barbarous and idolatrous worship; and no more have its name from such a shocking circumstance: nor the valley of the son of Hinnom; as it had been from the times of Joshua: but the valley of slaughter: or, "of the slain"; as the Targum, Septuagint, Syriac, and Arabic versions; because of the multitude of men that should be killed there, or brought there to be buried; as follows: for they shall bury in Tophet till there be no place: till there be no more room to bury there; or, "because there was no place" (a) elsewhere; the number of the slain being so many: this was in righteous judgment, that where they had sacrificed their children, there they should be slain, at least buried. See Calmet. 32 So behold, the days are coming, declares the LORD, when this place will no longer be called Topheth and the Valley of Hinnom, but the Valley of Slaughter. Hope often comes in the middle of judgment. "Therefore, behold, days are coming," declares the Lord , "when it will no longer be called Topheth, or the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of the Slaughter; for they will bury in Topheth because there is no other place. 32.Valley of slaughter — Where they sinned they shall die. This slaughter shall be so fearful that the dead shall remain unburied, and the solitude and desolation shall be so perfect that not even shall the passers by scare away the vultures from the, "Gehenna" being a transliterated form of the Greek name of this site (, "All too appropriately, the place where parents tried to buy their own safety at their children"s terrible expense, would become an open grave for their own remains (32-33). Zechariah 11:4, Zechariah 11:7. The words, “the Elam,” appear in the Septuagint in Jeremiah 25:14, followed by this prophecy, while in Jeremiah 26:1 we find, “In the beginning of the reign of king Zedekiah there was this word about Elam,” followed in Jeremiah 49:2 by the prophecy (Jeremiah 46 of the Hebrew) against Egypt. A dead body, we know, was unclean by the Law; and it was not lawful to offer sacrifices to God near graves. The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD, saying, 7:1-16 No observances, professions, or supposed revelations, will profit, if men do not amend their ways and their doings. (Numbers 19:11.) Despite all of Jeremiah's warning, he knew from God that the people of Jerusalem would not be repenting. xix., and xxxi. But the valley of slaughter.] Adam Dubberly. Jeremiah 7:32 Therefore, behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that it shall no more be called Tophet, nor the valley of the son of Hinnom, but the valley of slaughter: for they shall bury in Tophet, till there be no place. 12:9; Isa. A Terrible judgment is coming! But the Prophet shews how grossly deceived they are who worship God superstitiously, without the authority of his word; for he threatens them here with the heaviest judgment, — Called no more, he says, shall it be Tophet, nor The valley of the son of Hinnom; but The valley of slaughter shall it be called; for the whole land was to be filled with slaughters.

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