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Lamentations 1:16 NIV

16 “This is why I weep and my eyes overflow with tears. No one is near to comfort me, no one to restore my spirit. My children are destitute because the enemy has prevailed.”

References for Lamentations 1:16

Study tools for Lamentations 1:16

  • a 1:14 - Most Hebrew manuscripts; many Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint "He kept watch over my sins"
  • b 1:15 - Or "has set a time for me" / "when he will"