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Jeremiah 13:18–20

18 Say to the aking and the queen mother,

bTake a lowly seat,

For your beautiful ccrown

Has come down from your head.”

19 The acities of the Negev have been locked up,

And there is no one to open them;

All bJudah has been carried into exile,

Wholly carried into exile.

20 “Lift up your eyes and see

Those coming afrom the north.

Where is the bflock that was given you,

Your beautiful sheep?

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Jeremiah 13:18–20 — The New International Version (NIV)

18 Say to the king and to the queen mother,

“Come down from your thrones,

for your glorious crowns

will fall from your heads.”

19 The cities in the Negev will be shut up,

and there will be no one to open them.

All Judah will be carried into exile,

carried completely away.

20 Look up and see

those who are coming from the north.

Where is the flock that was entrusted to you,

the sheep of which you boasted?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — English Standard Version (ESV)

18 Say to the king and the queen mother:

“Take a lowly seat,

for your beautiful crown

has come down from your head.”

19 The cities of the Negeb are shut up,

with none to open them;

all Judah is taken into exile,

wholly taken into exile.

20 “Lift up your eyes and see

those who come from the north.

Where is the flock that was given you,

your beautiful flock?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

18 Say unto the king and to the queen, Humble yourselves, sit down: for your principalities shall come down, even the crown of your glory. 19 The cities of the south shall be shut up, and none shall open them: Judah shall be carried away captive all of it, it shall be wholly carried away captive. 20 Lift up your eyes, and behold them that come from the north: where is the flock that was given thee, thy beautiful flock?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — New Living Translation (NLT)

18 Say to the king and his mother,

“Come down from your thrones

and sit in the dust,

for your glorious crowns

will soon be snatched from your heads.”

19 The towns of the Negev will close their gates,

and no one will be able to open them.

The people of Judah will be taken away as captives.

All will be carried into exile.

20 Open up your eyes and see

the armies marching down from the north!

Where is your flock—

your beautiful flock—

that he gave you to care for?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

18 Say to the king and to the queen mother,

“Humble yourselves;

Sit down,

For your rule shall collapse, the crown of your glory.”

19 The cities of the South shall be shut up,

And no one shall open them;

Judah shall be carried away captive, all of it;

It shall be wholly carried away captive.

20 Lift up your eyes and see

Those who come from the north.

Where is the flock that was given to you,

Your beautiful sheep?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — New Century Version (NCV)

18 Tell this to the king and the queen mother:

“Come down from your thrones,

because your beautiful crowns

have fallen from your heads.”

19 The cities of southern Judah are locked up,

and no one can open them.

All Judah will be taken as captives to a foreign land;

they will be carried away completely.

20 Jerusalem, look up and see

the people coming from the north.

Where is the flock God gave you to care for,

the flock you bragged about?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — American Standard Version (ASV)

18 Say thou unto the king and to the queen-mother, Humble yourselves, sit down; for your headtires are come down, even the crown of your glory. 19 The cities of the South are shut up, and there is none to open them: Judah is carried away captive, all of it; it is wholly carried away captive.

20 Lift up your eyes, and behold them that come from the north: where is the flock that was given thee, thy beautiful flock?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

18 Say unto the king and to the queen: Humble yourselves, sit down low; for from your heads shall come down the crown of your magnificence. 19 The cities of the south are shut up, and there is none to open them; all Judah is carried away captive: it is wholly carried away captive. 20 Lift up your eyes, and behold them that come from the north. Where is the flock that was given thee, thy beautiful flock?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

18 Say to the king and his mother, 

“Come down from your thrones, 

because your crowns have fallen off your heads.” 

19 The cities in the Negev will be locked up, 

and there will be no one to reopen them. 

All the people of Judah will be taken away into captivity. 

20 Look up, and see those who are coming from the north. 

Where is the flock that was given to you—your beautiful sheep? 

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

18 Say to the king and the queen mother:

Take a humble seat,

for your glorious crowns

have fallen from your heads.

19 The cities of the Negev are under siege;

no one can help them.

All of Judah has been taken into exile,

taken completely into exile.

20 Look up and see

those coming from the north.

Where is the flock entrusted to you,

the sheep that were your pride?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 Say to the king and the queen mother:

“Take a lowly seat,

for your beautiful crown

has come down from your head.”

19 The towns of the Negeb are shut up

with no one to open them;

all Judah is taken into exile,

wholly taken into exile.

20 Lift up your eyes and see

those who come from the north.

Where is the flock that was given you,

your beautiful flock?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

18 “Say to the king and to the queen mother, ‘Take a lower seat,

for your beautiful crown has come down from your head.’

19 The towns of the Negev are shut up,

and there is no one who opens them.

All of Judah is deported;

it is deported in completeness.

20 Lift up your eyes

and see those coming from the north.

Where is the flock that was given to you,

your magnificent flock?

Jeremiah 13:18–20 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

18 Speak to the king and his mother. Tell them,

“Come down from your thrones.

Your glorious crowns

are about to fall from your heads.”

19 The gates of the cities in the Negev Desert will be shut tight.

There won’t be anyone to open them.

You will be carried away as prisoners.

You will be taken away completely.

20 Jerusalem, look up!

Your enemies are coming from the north.

Where is the flock you were supposed to take care of?

Where are the sheep you were so proud of?


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