XLIII Johanan and the commanders discredit Jeremiah's prophecy, ver. 1-3. and with the people, carry him and Baruch into Egypt, ver. 4-7. He prophesies by a type, the conquest of Egypt by the Babylonians, ver. 8-13.
Verse 7. Tahpanhes - It was at this time the place where the king of Egypt made his residence.
Verse 12. Carry them - He shall carry away both the idols, and the inhabitants of Egypt captive. With the land - With the spoils of the land of Egypt, he shall clothe his army.
13. Beth-shemesh - Beth-shemesh is the name of a city, which had its name from a famous temple of the sun.