Jeremiah 14:  The Grievous Famine & the Lying Prophets

1. According to 14:3-4, what did the people lack?

2. Read Isaiah 5:6. Withholding rain is a sign of God’s favor or disfavor?

3. According to 14:5-6, what did the animals need?

4. Jeremiah 14:10 reveals that the people loved to:
A. gossip        
B. gamble        
C. wander

5. Jeremiah 14:12 shows God will not accept their:
A. sacrifices        
B. fastings      
C. both A & B

6. According to 14:13-15, which of the following themes is repeated?
A. honor and loyalty    
B. sword and famine    
C. horse and chariot

7. According to verse 16, the dead will remain:
A. unburied        
B. in their graves        
C. indifferent

8. Jeremiah 14:17 concerns:
A. laughter        
B.  grief        
C. neither A or B

9. Instead of a time of healing, what did the people experience?  (14:19)

10. According to 14:20, what did the people finally acknowledge?
A. their abundant crops  
B. their sins  
C. their illegitimate children

 

Maxim of the Moment

The bonds of matrimony don’t profit you unless the interest is kept up.