From this it is plain that nothing is too wonderful for God, i.e., is impossible for Him, Genesis 18:14. Jeremiah 32:17 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓] Jeremiah 32:17, NIV: "Ah, Sovereign LORD, you have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and outstretched arm. She says, “All these things serve my heart while I rock my child.” The whole round globe is but a cradle, and our God rocks it, and regards all things, even the world itself, as so many instruments for the promotion of our welfare. Jeremiah owns that God was righteous in causing evil to come upon them. BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. Answer: Jeremiah was chosen by God before birth to be a prophet to the nation of Judah (Jeremiah 1:4–50). He beginneth his prayer with a recognition of God’s omnipotency, and the infiniteness of his power, which was showed in his first making the heaven and the earth, as we read, Genesis 1:1 Psalms 146:6. See ver. Reference to Pentateuch (Genesis 18:14). Nothing is too hard for you." ordain me into order.” But see what He has done for you. Heb., Nothing is hidden from thee, or wonderful with thee. There is nothing too hard for You. 1905. 32:16-25 Jeremiah adores the Lord and his infinite perfections. Nevertheless he reineth in his passions, and runneth not out into a brawl instead of a prayer, as Jonah did. Our knowledge is limited ­ but God is omniscient. It is a common lot with us all And you have nothing on earth to trust to now, and are going to be cast on your God alone? Inherent in such an action was the silent pleading for God to explain to the prophet that which was utterly beyond his understanding. Here is your encouragement: the work is God’s, and your success is in the hand of Him who made the heaven and the earth. Jeremiah 32:17 Study the Inner Meaning. 7. KJV: King James Version . Let us consider that God is the fountain of all being, power, and life; that with him no difficulty is such as cannot be overcome; that he is a God of boundless mercy; that he is a God of strict justice; and that he directs every thing for the best. Cross References 2 Kings 19:15 Septuagint, "O, thou Being, Lord God." Nothing is too hard for you. 32. Thou hast made, &c. Reference to Pentateuch (Gen 1). No man can. Jeremiah 32:18 . Without can not be used by it self, meaning that it has to be minimum one more condition included (all/at least one,etc) all: "fish", without: "bread", will search for verses that contains "fish" but NOT "bread" start: Did He not bring out order from confusion? Many really desirous to be saved are full of doubts, and difficulties, and questionings. There is nothing wrong with making a fun game of giving a gift of Christian Literature. Without can not be used by it self, meaning that it has to be minimum one more condition included (all/at least one,etc) all: "fish", without: "bread", will search for verses that contains "fish" but NOT "bread" start: search for verses that contains words that start with the search words This week’s passage continues the lectionary’s sampling of texts that deal with the multi-faceted theme of judgment in the book of Jeremiah. They said he was visionary, unpractical, mad, and all because he dared to preach a sermon full of faith in God. Nothing is too … 1. And dost thou think that God cannot make as fair a heart in man, and make it bud and blossom, and teem with hallowed life? “Ay,” sayest thou again, “but I am in such an awful state of mind; there is such a confusion within me; I cannot tell what is the matter with me; I know not what I am; I cannot understand myself.” Was not the world just so of old, and did not all the beauty of all lands rise out of this dire confusion? That the power of God gives us faith in His government. "And just imagine as beautiful as it is it will pale in comparison to Heaven!! https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bnb/jeremiah-32.html. No, you cannot. create me.” Darkness could not pray, O Lord give me light.” Confusion could not cry, “O God! It is you who have made the heavens and the earth by your great power and by your outstretched arm! KJV Study Bible, Large Print, Bonded Leather, Black, Thumb Indexed, Red Letter Edition: Second Edition . But you reply, “My sorrow lieth not so much in that I am alone, as in the melancholy fact that I am very conscious of my own weakness, and of my want of adaptation for my peculiar work. II. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} Bible Language English. The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD in the tenth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar. Jeremiah 32:17 "Ah Lord GOD! Jeremiah 32:17 Delivered 10/22/2000. Look at the power of god as he governs the world. "Commentary on Jeremiah 32:17". "Commentary on Jeremiah 32:17". I cannot expect to see fruit there, toil as I may.” Ah! All these are nothing in her estimation except as servants of that little creature of hers--the baby in the cradle. 5. Jeremiah 32:17 King James Version ... Jeremiah 31 Jeremiah 33. 3. Jeremiah 32:17. 3. * 1 The word came to Jeremiah from the LORD in the tenth year of Zedekiah, * king of Judah, the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar. 14 Thus saith the LORD of hosts, the God of Israel; Take these evidences, this evidence of the purchase, both which is sealed, and this evidence which is open; and put them in an earthen vessel, that they may continue many days. The power of God can keep His people when in danger. Thou hast made the heaven and earth by thy great power. He then adds, Nor is there any thing hid from thee This clause admits of two meanings; for פלא, pala, means wonderful, and also hidden. Could you make such basins again and again, till all the oceans on the earth were made? To stimulate the evangelist. Ay, then, there is room here for a re-creating work; for the Eternal God to come, and with His outstretched arm to create a new heart and a right spirit, and put His grace where there was none before. Which the Vulgate Latin version repeats three times, "Ah, ah, ah", as being greatly distressed with the trouble that was coming upon his people; and, it may be, not without some doubts and temptations about their deliverance; or, at least, was pressed in his mind with the difficulties and objections started by the Jews that were with him in the court: behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm; with great propriety is the making of the heaven and the earth ascribed to the mighty power of God; for nothing short of almighty power could have produced such a stupendous work as the heavens, with all the host of them, sun, moon, and stars, the terraqueous globe, the earth and sea, with all that in them are; and all this produced out of nothing, by the sole command and word of God: and with great pertinency does the prophet begin his prayer with such a description of God; both to encourage and strengthen his faith in him touching the fulfilment of the above prophecy, and to stop the mouths of the Jews, who objected the impossibility of it: wherefore it follows. He then adds, Nor is there any thing hid from thee This clause admits of two meanings; for פלא, pala, means wonderful, and also hidden. Jeremiah 32:17 Ah Lord GOD! too hard—In Jer 32:27 God's reply exactly accords with Jeremiah's prayer (Ge 18:14; Zec 8:6; Lu 1:37). And who is the evangelist? Jeremiah 32 – The Property Purchase from Prison A. 1. Our Price: $48.99 Save: $20.99 (30%) … "Commentary on Jeremiah 32:17". To "recompense iniquity into the bosom" (see Isaiah 65:6, cf. Jeremiah 32:17 Context. 4. behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm; with great propriety is the making of the heaven and the earth ascribed to the mighty power of God; for nothing short of almighty power could have produced such a stupendous work as the heavens, with all the host of them, sun, moon, and stars, the terraqueous globe, the earth and sea, with all that in them are; and all this produced out of nothing, by the sole command and word of God: and with great pertinency does the prophet begin his prayer with such a description of God; both to encourage and strengthen his faith in him touching the fulfilment of the above prophecy, and to stop the mouths of the Jews, who objected the impossibility of it: wherefore it follows. See how fair and glorious this earth is now! 3. "Calvin's Commentary on the Bible". (Haydock). Bible Word Meanings. Thou showest mercy unto thousands, and repayest the iniquity of fathers into the bosom of their children after them, Thou great and mighty God, whose name is Jahveh of hosts. Prudence could not justify it, for … Jeremiah 32:17-18 English Standard Version (ESV). BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". Men can shoot a bird on the wing; they can subdue the horse and the elephant; they can spear the fish, and crush the insect with the foot. JEREMIA 32:17 NLV “Ag, oppermagtige Here, U het die hemel en die aarde deur u groot krag en mag gemaak. He knew that man's heart is deceitful above all things, and that fallen man can be swept into deep despondency when faith in the Lord fails or falters. Psalms 115:3 (NKJV) But our God is in heaven; He does whatever He pleases. Belief and courage become most pronounced in the face of despair. When God made the world--and the same God is with thee--He worked alone. All they possess shall go to the captor. Yet again, God has done something more in thee than there was done before He made the world. He spoke the words of the Lord during the reigns of Kings Josiah (2 Chronicles 36:1), Jehoiakim (2 Chronicles 36:5), and Zedekiah (2 Kings 24:18–19). We note its repetition in Jeremiah 32:27. III. "George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary". BibliographyEllicott, Charles John. Summary: You and I are limited in space ­ but God is omnipresent. Alright. When at any time we are perplexed about the methods of Providence, it is good for us to look to first principles. Hope often comes in the middle of judgment. 32 The word that came to Jeremiah from the Lord in the tenth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadnezzar. Thus the Prophet might say, continuing the same thought, that the power of God, which shines forth to our view in the heavens and in the earth, may at the same time be observed in the permanent government of the world; for he who has created the heavens and the earth can do all things, so that nothing is wonderful to him, that is, nothing is difficult for his power as soon as he has decreed this or that. Note Jeremiah 32:27: "Behold, I am the LORD, the God of all flesh: is there any thing too hard for me?" When at any time we are perplexed about the methods of Providence, it is good for us to look to first principles. This was a strange purchase for a rational man to make. Jeremiah Buys a Field During the Siege. When Edward Irving preached that memorable sermon concerning the missionary, who he thought was bound to go forth without purse or scrip, and trusting in his God alone, to preach the Word, a howl went up to … Now the greater part of interpreters give this explanation, — that nothing is hid from God, because all things are before his eyes, for his knowledge penetrates to the deepest depths. BibliographyCalvin, John. only once. You cannot do what you would. Praise Break Theme: Sometimes we need to stop in the middle of our pandemic and storm and have a praise and worship break unto the Lord. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/jeremiah-32.html. ; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. BibliographyWhedon, Daniel. behold, thou hast made the heaven and the earth by thy great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for thee: Thou hast made ... heaven. Let’s say you try playing baseball or some other sport for the first time, and your team loses all of its games. Herod and Pilate may lay their plans just as will please themselves; and the wicked in hell may curse and swear day and night for ever, if they wish; but God knows how to make all this wickedness turn, so as to bring honour to His own name. "Commentary on Jeremiah 32:17". I would to God we had in the religion of these modern times a more potent infusion of this heroic faith in God. A profit that's much better. I. If once again we could, like the world, be hanged upon nothing but the simple power and providence of God, I am sure we should find it a blessed and a safe way of living, glorious to God, and honourable to ourselves. He is asking this question of Israel, but it is certainly one that we must consider as well. (Haydock) --- Hard. He goes on -- we will not read it all -- to recount the history of Israel, to remember how God has worked with his people, and to remark the accuracy of God's predictions. He then made this sort of introduction, “O Lord, it does not behove me to contend with thee, nor is it right in me to require thee to give me a reason for thy doings, for thou hast made heaven and earth by thy great power and extended arm.” There is here then an implied contrast between God and mortal man; “For who am I to dare to summon thee to a contest! Ah Lord GOD! "Commentary on Jeremiah 32:17". 1. BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on Jeremiah 32:17". But God can do all this! Another of your doubts will arise from the fact that you feel so weak. It was in God’s power to make the world or not, just as He pleased. பரிசுத்த வேதாகமம் எரேமியா அதிகாரம் 32 – Read Holy Bible Book Of Jeremiah Chapter 32 In Tamil With English Reference 18 You show steadfast love to thousands, but you repay the guilt of fathers to their children after them, O great and mighty God, whose name is the Lord of hosts, The prophet beginneth with a declaration of his faith in God as to the first, then goes on to the second. 37. The Biblical Illustrator. Ah Lord GOD! He was a prophet Jeremiah was. Jeremiah 32:26-44 constitutes God's response to Jeremiah's prayer. Thou hast made the heaven and the earth. You are greatly troubled, are you? x.) https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/jeremiah-32.html. Go to. SCRIPTURE PASSAGES: Jeremiah 1:1-10 & 15-16, Jeremiah 5:1-3 & 7-9 & 15-18, Jeremiah 39:1-2, Jeremiah 39:11-12, Philippians 4:13 Chapter 32 contains an audacious prophetic sign of future restoration. Hop to Similar Bible Verses. The power of God is seen in turning the plans of Satan, the greatest sinner, against himself. It may then be a commendation of God’s knowledge, as an eulogy on his power has previously been given; and this meaning is not unsuitable. Jeremiah 32:17 Context. No entry exists in Forerunner Commentary for Jeremiah 32:17. Chapter 32 contains an audacious prophetic sign of future restoration. Could you make the grain of wheat? You say there is nothing in the sinner. Show the world that thy God is worth ton thousand worlds to thee.