Lamentations 5:1-6 CEB

The people’s complaint

1 LORD, consider what has become of us; take notice of our disgrace. Look at it!

References for Lamentations 5:1

      2 Our property has been turned over to strangers; our houses belong to foreigners.
      3 We have become orphans, having no father; our mothers are like widows.
      4 We drink our own water—but for a price; we gather our own wood—but pay for it.
      5 Our hunters have been at our necks;a we are worn out, but have no rest.

      References for Lamentations 5:5

        • € 5:5 - Heb uncertain
          6 We held out a hand to Egypt and to Assyria, to get sufficient food.