Lamentations 5:1-6 ESV

Restore Us to Yourself, O Lord

1 1Remember, O LORD, what has befallen us; look, and see 2our disgrace!

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2 3Our inheritance has been turned over to strangers, our homes to foreigners.

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3 We have become orphans, fatherless; our mothers are like widows.
4 We must pay for the water we drink; the wood we get must be bought.
5 4Our pursuers are at our necks;a we are weary; we are given no rest.

References for Lamentations 5:5

    • v 5:5 - Symmachus With a yoke on our necks
      6 We have given the hand to 5Egypt, and to 6Assyria, to get bread enough.

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