Bible: Jeremiah 30:4-8
Israel and Judah Will Be Delivered after a Time of Deep Distress
30:4 So here is what the
30:5 Yes, 2 here is what he says:
“You hear cries of panic and of terror;
there is no peace in sight. 3
30:6 Ask yourselves this and consider it carefully: 4
Have you ever seen a man give birth to a baby?
Why then do I see all these strong men
grabbing their stomachs in pain like 5 a woman giving birth?
And why do their faces
turn so deathly pale?
30:7 Alas, what a terrible time of trouble it is! 6
There has never been any like it.
It is a time of trouble for the descendants of Jacob,
but some of them will be rescued out of it. 7
30:8 When the time for them to be rescued comes,” 8
“I will rescue you from foreign subjugation. 10
I will deliver you from captivity. 11
Foreigners will then no longer subjugate them.