‘Interpretation of the prophet Jeremiah’
Date: Possibly 1528/29
Original Language: German
In Zwingli’s exegesis of the Prophet Jeremiah, preserved in a transcript of 124 folios made by a member of his audience, can be found the clearest expression of his conviction that the Turks are to be understood as a punishment from God (Zwinglis sämtliche Werke, xvi, pp. 190-91).
Jeremiah 27:12 gives him cause to consider why God allows Christians to f…