1 tn Heb “The word which came to Jeremiah from the
4 tn Heb “The word which came to Jeremiah from the
5 sn Zedekiah was the last king of Judah. He ruled from 597
6 sn The Pashhur son of Malkijah referred to here is not the same as the Pashhur referred to in 20:1-6 who was the son of Immer. This Pashhur is referred to later in 38:1. The Zephaniah referred to here was the chief of security referred to later in Jer 29:25-26. He appears to have been favorably disposed toward Jeremiah.
7 tn Heb “sent to him…Maaseiah, saying,….”
sn The dating formulas indicate that the date was 588/87