Lamentations 5:7-17 NAS

7 Our 1fathers sinned, and are no more; It is we who have borne their iniquities.

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8 2Slaves rule over us; There is 3no one to deliver us from their hand.

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9 We get our bread aat the 4risk of our lives bBecause * of the sword in the wilderness.

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    • 5:9 - Lit "with our soul"
    • · 5:9 - Or "In the face of"
      10 Our skin has become as 5hot as an oven, Because * of cthe burning heat of famine.

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        • ¸ 5:10 - Or "the ravages of hunger"
          11 They ravished the 6women in Zion, The virgins in the cities of Judah.

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          12 Princes were hung by their hands; d7Elders were not respected.

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            • ¹ 5:12 - Lit "The faces of elders"
              13 Young men e8worked at the grinding mill, And youths 9stumbled under loads of wood.

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                • º 5:13 - Lit "carry"
                  14 Elders fare gone from the gate, Young men from their 10music.

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                    • » 5:14 - Lit "have ceased"
                      15 The joy of our hearts has 11ceased; Our dancing has been turned into mourning.

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                      16 The 12crown has fallen from our head; 13Woe to us, for we have sinned!

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                      17 Because of this our 14heart is faint, Because of these things our 15eyes are dim;

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