Babylonian Exile 586-561 B.C.

CBS=Chronological Bible Study

Scripture CBS Prophet Theme King and Events
Psalms 74, 79, 85, 102, 120, 137; Lamentations

August 23-24

Psalmist; Jeremiah

Loss and Hope

Martial Law in Judah; Judah's surviving citizens exiled to Babylon but given hope

2Kings 25:22-26; Jeremiah 40-42

August 25


Forfeiting Grace

Gedaliah, Babylonian appointed governor of Judah brings peace; Gedaliah assasinated by rebels; citizens seek refuge in Egypt
Jeremiah 43-44; Psalms 71, 116

August 26

Jeremiah Wrong Choices Can Hurt Jeremiah prophesies destruction of Egyptian refugees

Jer 30-31; Ezekiel 25

August 27

Jeremiah; Ezekiel

Hope for the Hopeless

Israel and Judah- scattered and exiled-given hope for restoration to their land.

Ezekiel 26-28

August 28

Ezekiel Fall from Greatness

Prophecy against Tyre for profitting from Jerusalem's destruction

Ezekiel 33:21- 36:38

August 29


Held to Account

Prophecy against proud Jewish remnant in Jerusalm and against Edom for profitting from Jerusalem's destruction
Ezekiel 33:21- 36:38 August 30 Ezekiel A Renewed Hope Prophecy given to Jewish exiles in Babylon; Nebuchadnezzar still reigning king

Ezekiel 32-33:20

August 31


How Will We End

4th prophecy against Egypt; Repentance of Israel brings hope

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