Brixton Underground station is reasonably obvious on the Brixton Road ...
There is the overground station on the right.
It involves leaving the national rail station and dropping down steps to the street ...
Soon the Assyrians overran the northern bit, meaning that the loss was pretty permanent.
They did and they were - taken into exile in Babylon. So much for God's chosen people who chose to ignore God!
But even the doom-monger Jeremiah saw a different way - a way of salvation that was radically different from the old regime of temple and sacrifices.
The Lord says, “The time is coming when I will make a new covenant with the people of Israel and with the people of Judah. It will not be like the old covenant. The new covenant that I will make with the people of Israel will be this: I will put my law within them and write it on their hearts. I will be their God, and they will be my people.”
Jeremiah prophesied a new, personal faith with changed deep down withing each person - a new covenant which we call the New Testament - beginning with CHRISTmas.