J E R E M I A H.
Still the prophet is attempting to awaken this
secure and stubborn people to repentance, by the consideration of
the judgments of God that were coming upon them. He is to tell
them, I. By the sign of a girdle spoiled that their pride should be
stained, ver. 1-11. II.
By the sign of bottles filled with wine that their counsels should
be blasted, ver. 12-14.
III. In consideration hereof he is to call them to repent and
humble themselves, ver.
15-21. IV. He is to convince them that it is for their
obstinacy and incorrigibleness that the judgments of God are so
prolonged and brought to extremity, ver. 22-27.