Treasury of Scripture
And they departed, and dwelled in the habitation of Chimham, which is by Bethlehem, to go to enter into Egypt,
2 Samuel 19:37,38 Let your servant, I pray you, turn back again, that I may die in my own city, and be buried by the grave of my father and of my mother...
to go. As Johanan and the other princes had taken a decided part against Ishmael, they had no sufficient reason to fear that the Chaldeans would revenge on them the murder of Gedaliah; but perhaps Johanan was unwilling to be superseded in the command which he had rightly assumed, and so used his influence to induce the whole company to take refuge in Egypt; and their old attachment to the Egyptians rendered them more ready to concur in this ruinous measure.
Jeremiah 42:14,19 Saying, No; but we will go into the land of Egypt, where we shall see no war, nor hear the sound of the trumpet...
Jeremiah 43:7 So they came into the land of Egypt: for they obeyed not the voice of the LORD: thus came they even to Tahpanhes.
Isaiah 30:2,3 That walk to go down into Egypt, and have not asked at my mouth; to strengthen themselves in the strength of Pharaoh...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd they departed, and dwelt in the habitation of Chimham, which is by Bethlehem, to go to enter into Egypt,
Topical BibleAbide Beside Bethlehem Beth-lehem Chimham Departed Dwelt Egypt Enter Geruth Geruth-chimham Habitation Habitations Intending Kimham Order Proceed Resting-place Stayed
Jeremiah Chapter 41 Verse 17
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OT Prophets: Jeremiah 41:17 And they departed and lived in Geruth (Jer.)