Lamentations 1:17-22 ESV

17 1Zion stretches out her hands, but 2there is none to comfort her; the LORD has commanded against Jacob that his neighbors should be his foes; Jerusalem has become a filthy thing among them.

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      18 3"The LORD is in the right, 4for I have rebelled against his word; but hear, all you peoples, and see my suffering; 5my young women and my young men have gone into captivity.

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      19 "I called to 6my lovers, but they deceived me; my priests and elders perished in the city, while 7they sought food to revive their strength.

      References for Lamentations 1:19

        • 55 1:19 - See ver. 2
        • 56 1:19 - ver. 11
          20 "Look, O LORD, for I am in distress; 8my stomach churns; my heart is wrung within me, because I have been very rebellious. 9In the street the sword bereaves; in the house it is like death.

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          21 "They hearda10my groaning, yet 11there is no one to comfort me. All my enemies have heard of my trouble; 12they are glad that you have done it. You have broughtb the day you announced; 13now let them be as I am.

          References for Lamentations 1:21

            • f 1:21 - Septuagint, Syriac Hear
            • g 1:21 - Syriac Bring
              22 14"Let all their evildoing come before you, and deal with them as 15you have dealt with me because of all my transgressions; for 16my groans are many, and 17my heart is faint."

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