Jeremiah 24: Fig Baskets Illustrate the Restoration from Captivity

1. What did the Lord show Jeremiah in 24:1?

2. What was contained therein?    (24:1-2)

3. Who did Nebuchadrezzar carry as a captive to Babylon?  (24:1)

4. With what are the good figs compared?  (24:5)

5. With what are the bad figs compared?  (24:8)

6. Research the character of Zedekiah, the king of Judah.
How long did he reign?

What was his attitude toward Jeremiah?

What good or evil did he do for Judah?

7. What will be said about Zedekiah and those who remain?  (24:9)

Maxim of the Moment

Love is made sweet by compliments; not commands.