Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Therefore thou shalt say this word unto them; Let mine eyes run down with tears night and day, and let them not cease: for the virgin daughter of my people is broken with a great breach, with a very grievous blow.

Bible References

Let mine

Jeremiah 8:18
Oh that I could comfort myself against sorrow! my heart is faint within me.
Jeremiah 9:1
Oh that my head were waters, and mine eyes a fountain of tears, that I might weep day and night for the slain of the daughter of my people!
Jeremiah 13:17
But if ye will not hear it, my soul shall weep in secret for your pride; and mine eye shall weep sore, and run down with tears, because Jehovah's flock is taken captive.
Psalm 80:4
O Jehovah God of hosts, How long wilt thou be angry against the prayer of thy people?
Psalm 119:136
Streams of water run down mine eyes, Because they observe not thy law.
Lamentations 1:16
For these things I weep; mine eye, mine eye runneth down with water; Because the comforter that should refresh my soul is far from me: My children are desolate, because the enemy hath prevailed.
Lamentations 2:18
Their heart cried unto the Lord: O wall of the daughter of Zion, let tears run down like a river day and night; Give thyself no respite; let not the apple of thine eye cease.
Lamentations 3:48
Mine eye runneth down with streams of water, for the destruction of the daughter of my people.

With a very

Jeremiah 30:14
All thy lovers have forgotten thee; they seek thee not: for I have wounded thee with the wound of an enemy, with the chastisement of a cruel one, for the greatness of thine iniquity, because thy sins were increased.
Psalm 39:10
Remove thy stroke away from me: I am consumed by the blow of thy hand.
Micah 6:13
Therefore I also have smitten thee with a grievous wound; I have made thee desolate because of thy sins.

General references

Psalm 119:136
Streams of water run down mine eyes, Because they observe not thy law.
Jeremiah 30:12
For thus saith Jehovah, Thy hurt is incurable, and thy wound grievous.
John 11:35
Jesus wept.

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