Jeremiah 47:1
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1  The word of Hashem that came to the Navi Yirmiyahu concerning the Philistines, before Pharaoh conquered Azza.

a-SHER ha-YAH d’-var a-do-NAI el yir-m’-YA-hu ha-na-VEE el p’-lish-TEEM b’-TE-rem ya-KEH far-OH et a-ZAH

א  אֲשֶׁר הָיָה דְבַר־יְהֹוָה אֶל־יִרְמְיָהוּ הַנָּבִיא אֶל־פְּלִשְׁתִּים בְּטֶרֶם יַכֶּה פַרְעֹה אֶת־עַזָּה׃

47:1  Concerning the Philistines

Yirmiyahu now prophesies about the destruction of the Philistines. The Philistines lived on the southwestern coast of Israel, and occupied the five cities of Azza, Ashkelon, Ashdod, Ekron, and Gath. In the Bible, they continuously appear as an enemy of the Israelites. While Yirmiyahu depicts their destruction, he does not provide a reason for the harsh decree against them. Yechezkel (25:15), however, provides a possible insight into why they deserve this punishment: “because the Philistines, in their ancient hatred, acted vengefully, and with utter scorn sought revenge and destruction.”

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