The Fall of Jerusalem - Jeremiah 52:1-23

THE FALL OF JERUSALEM

Jeremiah 52:1-23

 

I.                Zedekiah’s Demise (vs. 1-11)

a.      Zedekiah was the final king in Judah before the Babylonian

exile…how was his reign remembered before the Lord? _____________

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b.      What two paths were before Zedekiah that he could have taken?  

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c.  Why did the Lord cast His people out of the land? _______________ __________________________________________________________

d. How long was the siege and how bad did things get? ______________

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e. What became of Zedekiah? __________________________________

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II.              Jerusalem’s Demise (vs. 7, 12-16)

a. What action prompted Nebuchadnezzar to destroy Jerusalem?   _________________________________________________________

b. What houses were destroyed first? ___________________________ _________________________________________________________

d. What did they do with the wall? _____________________________

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e. Who was to be left in the land and for what purpose?   ___________

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III.            The Temple’s Demise (vs. 13, 17-23)

a. What was done with the temple structure and fixtures that were too large to be carried off? ______________________________________

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b. What did they do with all the tools and utensils from the temple? _________________________________________________________

c. What purpose is served by stating the dimensions and design of the pillars and that King Solomon had the twelve bulls made that supported the sea?   _________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________

d. What was done to the temple? ______________________________

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IV.       Application: How does this passage complete the warning in 2 Chronicles 7:19-22 and what does this reveal about God?  ____________ ___________________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________

 

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