Parallel Bible results for Lamentations 5:1-16

New International Version

New International Version

Lamentations 5:1-16

NIV 1 Remember, O LORD, what has happened to us; look, and see our disgrace. NIV 1 Remember, O LORD, what has happened to us; look, and see our disgrace. NIV 2 Our inheritance has been turned over to aliens, our homes to foreigners. NIV 2 Our inheritance has been turned over to aliens, our homes to foreigners. NIV 3 We have become orphans and fatherless, our mothers like widows. NIV 3 We have become orphans and fatherless, our mothers like widows. NIV 4 We must buy the water we drink; our wood can be had only at a price. NIV 4 We must buy the water we drink; our wood can be had only at a price. NIV 5 Those who pursue us are at our heels; we are weary and find no rest. NIV 5 Those who pursue us are at our heels; we are weary and find no rest. NIV 6 We submitted to Egypt and Assyria to get enough bread. NIV 6 We submitted to Egypt and Assyria to get enough bread. NIV 7 Our fathers sinned and are no more, and we bear their punishment. NIV 7 Our fathers sinned and are no more, and we bear their punishment. NIV 8 Slaves rule over us, and there is none to free us from their hands. NIV 8 Slaves rule over us, and there is none to free us from their hands. NIV 9 We get our bread at the risk of our lives because of the sword in the desert. NIV 9 We get our bread at the risk of our lives because of the sword in the desert. NIV 10 Our skin is hot as an oven, feverish from hunger. NIV 10 Our skin is hot as an oven, feverish from hunger. NIV 11 Women have been ravished in Zion, and virgins in the towns of Judah. NIV 11 Women have been ravished in Zion, and virgins in the towns of Judah. NIV 12 Princes have been hung up by their hands; elders are shown no respect. NIV 12 Princes have been hung up by their hands; elders are shown no respect. NIV 13 Young men toil at the millstones; boys stagger under loads of wood. NIV 13 Young men toil at the millstones; boys stagger under loads of wood. NIV 14 The elders are gone from the city gate; the young men have stopped their music. NIV 14 The elders are gone from the city gate; the young men have stopped their music. NIV 15 Joy is gone from our hearts; our dancing has turned to mourning. NIV 15 Joy is gone from our hearts; our dancing has turned to mourning. NIV 16 The crown has fallen from our head. Woe to us, for we have sinned! NIV 16 The crown has fallen from our head. Woe to us, for we have sinned!