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Date: 250-150 B.C.
Location: Qumran Cave 4
Contents: Jeremiah 43:2-10
Azariah the son of Hoshaiah, Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the proud men
spoke, saying to Jeremiah, “You speak falsely. Yahweh our God has not sent you
to say, ‘You shall not go into Egypt to live there;’ 3 but Baruch
4 So Johanan
Yahweh’s word came to Jeremiah in Tahpanhes, saying, 9 “Take
great stones in your hand, and hide them in mortar in the brick work of Pharaoh’s house, which is at the entry
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