Jeremiah’s message to repent went unheeded. Consequently, judgment came to those who had abandoned the Lord. Jeremiah took comfort in knowing that following destruction, restoration would come through the New Covenant.
Hope over the horizon
Known as the weeping prophet, Jeremiah received the assignment of warning his countrymen of the coming judgment and deportation at the hands of the Babylonians. A message of hope and deliverance is woven through Jeremiah’s writings.
Caption transcript for Jeremiah: “Faith Abandoned and Reimagined” (4/9)
00:01 David Hart: When the southern kingdom of Judah refused to repent, her fate was sealed and judgment was coming. But Jeremiah saw future
00:11 restoration and a new covenant. Coming up next on "Our Jewish Roots."