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Take from hence thirty men with thee, and take up Jeremiah the prophet
out of the dungeon, before he die.
JER 38:11 So Ebedmelech took the men with him, and went into the house
of the king under the treasury, and took thence old cast clouts and old
rotten rags, and let them down by cords into the dungeon to Jeremiah.
JER 38:12 And Ebedmelech the Ethiopian said unto Jeremiah, Put now
these old cast clouts and rotten rags under thine armholes under the
cords. And Jeremiah did so.
JER 38:13 So they drew up Jeremiah with cords, and took him up out of
the dungeon: and Jeremiah remained in the court of the prison.
JER 38:14 Then Zedekiah the king sent, and took Jeremiah the prophet
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