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man that is mad, and maketh himself a prophet, that thou shouldest put
him in prison, and in the stocks.
JER 29:27 Now therefore why hast thou not reproved Jeremiah of
Anathoth, which maketh himself a prophet to you?
JER 29:28 For therefore he sent unto us in Babylon, saying, This
captivity is long: build ye houses, and dwell in them; and plant
gardens, and eat the fruit of them.
JER 29:29 And Zephaniah the priest read this letter in the ears of
Jeremiah the prophet.
JER 29:30 Then came the word of the LORD unto Jeremiah, saying,
JER 29:31 Send to all them of the captivity, saying, Thus saith the
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