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Jeremiah 52:17-19

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52:17 The Babylonians broke the two bronze pillars in the temple of the Lord, as well as the movable stands and the large bronze basin called the “The Sea.” 1  They took all the bronze to Babylon. 52:18 They also took the pots, shovels, 2  trimming shears, 3  basins, pans, and all the bronze utensils used by the priests. 4  52:19 The captain of the royal guard took the gold and silver bowls, censers, 5  basins, pots, lampstands, pans, and vessels. 6 

1 sn For discussion of the items listed here, see the study notes at Jer 27:19.

2 sn These shovels were used to clean the altar.

3 sn These trimming shears were used to trim the wicks of the lamps.

4 tn Heb “with which they served (or “fulfilled their duty”).”

5 sn The censers held the embers used for the incense offerings.

6 sn These vessels were used for drink offerings.



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