Parallel Bible results for Lamentations 5:14-22

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Lamentations 5:14-22

NRS 14 The old men have left the city gate, the young men their music. NIV 14 The elders are gone from the city gate; the young men have stopped their music. NRS 15 The joy of our hearts has ceased; our dancing has been turned to mourning. NIV 15 Joy is gone from our hearts; our dancing has turned to mourning. NRS 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! NRS 17 Because of this our hearts are sick, because of these things our eyes have grown dim: NIV 17 Because of this our hearts are faint, because of these things our eyes grow dim NRS 18 because of Mount Zion, which lies desolate; jackals prowl over it. NIV 18 for Mount Zion, which lies desolate, with jackals prowling over it. NRS 19 But you, O Lord, reign forever; your throne endures to all generations. NIV 19 You, O LORD, reign forever; your throne endures from generation to generation. NRS 20 Why have you forgotten us completely? Why have you forsaken us these many days? NIV 20 Why do you always forget us? Why do you forsake us so long? NRS 21 Restore us to yourself, O Lord, that we may be restored; renew our days as of old— NIV 21 Restore us to yourself, O LORD, that we may return; renew our days as of old NRS 22 unless you have utterly rejected us, and are angry with us beyond measure. NIV 22 unless you have utterly rejected us and are angry with us beyond measure.