What prophecy spoke of their return from captivity?


"For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the Lord, thoughts of peace, and not of evil, to give
you an expected end. . . . And you shall seek Me, and find Me, when you shall search for Me with all your
heart. And I will be found of you, says the Lord: and I will turn away your captivity, and I will gather you
from all the nations, and from all the places whither I have driven you, says the Lord; and I will bring you
again into the place whence I caused you to be carried away captive." Jer. 29: 11-14. See also Jer. 23: 3.
NOTE - The first dispersion of the Jews occurred 606-588 BC., under Nebuchadnezzar, king of
Babylon. In 457 BC. under Artaxerxes, the Persian king, large numbers of Jews returned to Palestine, their

With whom did the prophet Isaiah say Christ would make His grave?
In receiving the Son what do we have in Him?
What chapter in the Bible is devoted to faith?
What illustration of this is given in the Bible?
What will God's faithful servants be doing at this time?
Where did John, in vision, see the saints?
How will the ransomed of the Lord return to Zion?

Questions & Answers are from the book Bible Readings for the Home Circle