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Lamentations 3:31-62

NIV 31 For no one is cast off by the Lord forever. NIV 31 For no one is cast off by the Lord forever. NIV 32 Though he brings grief, he will show compassion, so great is his unfailing love. NIV 32 Though he brings grief, he will show compassion, so great is his unfailing love. NIV 33 For he does not willingly bring affliction or grief to anyone. NIV 33 For he does not willingly bring affliction or grief to anyone. NIV 34 To crush underfoot all prisoners in the land, NIV 34 To crush underfoot all prisoners in the land, NIV 35 to deny people their rights before the Most High, NIV 35 to deny people their rights before the Most High, NIV 36 to deprive them of justice— would not the Lord see such things? NIV 36 to deprive them of justice— would not the Lord see such things? NIV 37 Who can speak and have it happen if the Lord has not decreed it? NIV 37 Who can speak and have it happen if the Lord has not decreed it? NIV 38 Is it not from the mouth of the Most High that both calamities and good things come? NIV 38 Is it not from the mouth of the Most High that both calamities and good things come? NIV 39 Why should the living complain when punished for their sins? NIV 39 Why should the living complain when punished for their sins? NIV 40 Let us examine our ways and test them, and let us return to the LORD. NIV 40 Let us examine our ways and test them, and let us return to the LORD. NIV 41 Let us lift up our hearts and our hands to God in heaven, and say: NIV 41 Let us lift up our hearts and our hands to God in heaven, and say: NIV 42 “We have sinned and rebelled and you have not forgiven. NIV 42 “We have sinned and rebelled and you have not forgiven. NIV 43 “You have covered yourself with anger and pursued us; you have slain without pity. NIV 43 “You have covered yourself with anger and pursued us; you have slain without pity. NIV 44 You have covered yourself with a cloud so that no prayer can get through. NIV 44 You have covered yourself with a cloud so that no prayer can get through. NIV 45 You have made us scum and refuse among the nations. NIV 45 You have made us scum and refuse among the nations. NIV 46 “All our enemies have opened their mouths wide against us. NIV 46 “All our enemies have opened their mouths wide against us. NIV 47 We have suffered terror and pitfalls, ruin and destruction.” NIV 47 We have suffered terror and pitfalls, ruin and destruction.” NIV 48 Streams of tears flow from my eyes because my people are destroyed. NIV 48 Streams of tears flow from my eyes because my people are destroyed. NIV 49 My eyes will flow unceasingly, without relief, NIV 49 My eyes will flow unceasingly, without relief, NIV 50 until the LORD looks down from heaven and sees. NIV 50 until the LORD looks down from heaven and sees. NIV 51 What I see brings grief to my soul because of all the women of my city. NIV 51 What I see brings grief to my soul because of all the women of my city. NIV 52 Those who were my enemies without cause hunted me like a bird. NIV 52 Those who were my enemies without cause hunted me like a bird. NIV 53 They tried to end my life in a pit and threw stones at me; NIV 53 They tried to end my life in a pit and threw stones at me; NIV 54 the waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to perish. NIV 54 the waters closed over my head, and I thought I was about to perish. NIV 55 I called on your name, LORD, from the depths of the pit. NIV 55 I called on your name, LORD, from the depths of the pit. NIV 56 You heard my plea: “Do not close your ears to my cry for relief.” NIV 56 You heard my plea: “Do not close your ears to my cry for relief.” NIV 57 You came near when I called you, and you said, “Do not fear.” NIV 57 You came near when I called you, and you said, “Do not fear.” NIV 58 You, Lord, took up my case; you redeemed my life. NIV 58 You, Lord, took up my case; you redeemed my life. NIV 59 LORD, you have seen the wrong done to me. Uphold my cause! NIV 59 LORD, you have seen the wrong done to me. Uphold my cause! NIV 60 You have seen the depth of their vengeance, all their plots against me. NIV 60 You have seen the depth of their vengeance, all their plots against me. NIV 61 LORD, you have heard their insults, all their plots against me— NIV 61 LORD, you have heard their insults, all their plots against me— NIV 62 what my enemies whisper and mutter against me all day long. NIV 62 what my enemies whisper and mutter against me all day long.