Weight: The Biblical shekel (Hebrew) is a unit of mass. 1 shekel weights 11.4 grams or 0.4021 ounces.
September 21 Lesson 3
ANTICIPATION OF A NEW FUTURE
DEVOTIONAL READING: Isaiah 12 BACKGROUND SCRIPTURE: Jeremiah 32
JEREMIAH 32:1–9, 14, 15
1 The word that came to Jeremiah from the LORD in the tenth year of Zedekiah king of Judah, which was the eighteenth year of Nebuchadrezzar.
2 For then the king of Babylon’s army besieged Jerusalem: and Jeremiah the prophet was shut up in the court of the prison, which was in the king of Judah’s house.
3 For Zedekiah king of Judah had shut him up, saying, Wherefore dost thou prophesy, and say, Thus saith the LORD, Behold, I will give this city into the hand of the king of Babylon, and he shall take it;
4 And Zedekiah king of Judah shall not escape out of the hand of the Chaldeans, but shall surely be delivere…