What prophecy was fulfilled in the slaughter of the children of Bethlehem?


"Then Herod, when he saw that he was mocked of the wise men, was exceeding wroth, and sent forth, and
slew all the children that were in Bethlehem, and in all the coasts thereof, from two years old and under,
according to the time which he had diligently inquired of the wise men. Then was fulfilled that which was
spoken by Jeremy the prophet, saying, In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and
great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they are not." Matt.
2: 16-18.

What promise is made to those who repent and are baptized ?
What change is thus brought about?
For what purpose is the mystery of the gospel made manifest?
Where will Christ then take His people?
How did David express himself on this point?
How much does one know of God when dead?
What did David say with reference to his being afflicted?

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