Old Testament

Week 24: Jeremiah & Lamentations

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21 April 2022

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Lesson 24 notes

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Lesson 24 handout: Background on Jeremiah

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Lesson 24 slideshow (on‑screen version)

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Lesson 24 slideshow (printable version)

Additional reading

  • John A. Tvedtnes, “Jeremiah in Prison?,”, BookOfMormonResearch.org. Latter-day Saint researcher Tvedtnes reviews the history of Jeremiah’s imprisonments, along with the reference to Jeremiah in prison found in the Book of Mormon (1 Nephi 7:14).

  • Paul Y. Hoskisson, “Jeremiah’s Game,” Insights 30, no. 1 (2010): 3–4. Hoskisson reveals a subtle alphabetic word game in Jeremiah’s writings.

Maps

Old Testament Map #78 Nebuchadnezzar’s Campaigns against Judah

#78 Nebuchadnezzar’s Campaigns against Judah (2 Kings 24–25; 2 Chronicles 36; Jeremiah 39; 52; Obadiah 10–14)

Old Testament Map #79 Judah during the Exile

#79 Judah during the Exile (2 Kings 25; Jeremiah 39–44; 52)

Old Testament Map #80 Jewish Exiles in Babylonia

#80 Jewish Exiles in Babylonia (2 Kings 24–25; Jeremiah 52; Ezekiel 3; Ezra 2; 8)

Old Testament Map #81 Jewish Refugees in Egypt

#81 Jewish Refugees in Egypt (2 Kings 25–26; Jeremiah 41–42; 44)