The words of Jeremiah the son of Hilkiah, of the priests that were in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin (Jeremiah 1:1)

Long time he had laboured among this perverse people, but to very small purpose, as himself complaineth, {1} after Isaiah, {2} whom he succeeded in his office as a prophet, some scores of years between, but with little good success. Continue reading “The nearer they draw to destruction, the more they are overgrown with blindness”