Lamentations 1:15; Lamentations 1:20; Lamentations 3:45; Lamentations 4:13
"The Lord has rejected all my strong men In my midst; He has called an appointed time against me To crush my young men; The Lord has trodden as in a wine press The virgin daughter of Judah.
"See, O LORD , for I am in distress; My spirit is greatly troubled; My heart is overturned within me, For I have been very rebellious. In the street the sword slays; In the house it is like death.
You have made us mere offscouring and refuse In the midst of the peoples.
Because of the sins of her prophets And the iniquities of her priests, Who have shed in her midst The blood of the righteous;