The two evils (Jer 2:13-2:13)

“My people have committed two evils.

They have forsaken me.

I am the fountain of living waters.

They dug out cisterns for themselves.

These broken cisterns cannot hold water.”

The Israelites had committed two evils. First, they gave up on the living fountain of water, Yahweh, in forsaking him. Then secondly, they relied on their own dug out wells or cisterns for water. But their leaky cisterns could not even hold stagnant water in them. They gave up on God and relied on themselves, but even that was not successful.

10 thoughts on “The two evils (Jer 2:13-2:13)

  1. Major thanks for the article post.Much thanks again. Much obliged.

  2. I cannot thank you enough for the blog article.

  3. Major thanks for the post.Really looking forward to read more. Awesome.

  4. Very good blog article.Really thank you! Great.

  5. I value the article post.Really thank you! Much obliged.

  6. Looking forward to reading more. Great blog post.Much thanks again.

  7. Normally I do not read post on blogs, however I would like to say that this write-up very pressured me to check out

  8. Very good post.Really looking forward to read more. Really Great.

  9. A big thank you for your article.Really looking forward to read more. Cool.

  10. A round of applause for your article post.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.