John Wesley's Explanatory Notes
on the Whole Bible
- Johanan and the people desire Jeremiah to enquire of God, promising obedience to his will, verse 1-6.
- Jeremiah assures them of safety in Judea, verse 7-12.
- and destruction in Egypt, verse 13-18.
- Reproves their hypocrisy and obstinacy, verse 19-22.
Good or evil - Whether grateful or ungrateful to us.
I repent - I am satisfied with the punishment your nation hath undergone, and as to the remainder, will change the course of my providence.