Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Jeremiah 21:8 in English Standard Version "“And to this people you shall say: ‘Thus says the Lord: Behold, I set before you the way of life and the way of death." De 30:15 “See, I have set before you today life and good, death and evil. De 30:19 I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and curse. Therefore choose life, that you and your offspring may live, Jer 38:2 “Thus says the Lord: He who stays in this city shall die by the sword, by famine, and by pestilence, but he who goes out to the Chaldeans shall live. He shall have his life as a prize of war, and live.