Jeremiah 20

    Jeremiah Persecuted by Pashhur

  1. "Now Pashhur the priest, the son of Immer, who was chief officer in the house of the Lord, heard Jeremiah prophesying these things. "
  2. "Then Pashhur beat Jeremiah the prophet, and put him in the stocks that were in the upper Benjamin Gate of the house of the Lord. "
  3. "On the morrow, when Pashhur released Jeremiah from the stocks, Jeremiah said to him, ""The Lord does not call your name Pashhur, but Terror on every side. "
  4. Jeremiah Denounces His Persecutors