Read Lamentations 4:16 Using Other Translations
The anger of the LORD hath divided them; he will no more regard them: they respected not the persons of the priests, they favoured not the elders.
The LORD himself has scattered them; he will regard them no more; no honor was shown to the priests, no favor to the elders.
The LORD himself has scattered them, and he no longer helps them. People show no respect for the priests and no longer honor the leaders.