Parallel Bible results for Lamentations 4:7-8

New Revised Standard

New International Version

Lamentations 4:7-8

NRS 7 Her princes were purer than snow, whiter than milk; their bodies were more ruddy than coral, their hair like sapphire. NIV 7 Their princes were brighter than snow and whiter than milk, their bodies more ruddy than rubies, their appearance like sapphires. NRS 8 Now their visage is blacker than soot; they are not recognized in the streets. Their skin has shriveled on their bones; it has become as dry as wood. NIV 8 But now they are blacker than soot; they are not recognized in the streets. Their skin has shriveled on their bones; it has become as dry as a stick.