Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
How long wilt thou not look away from me? wilt thou not desist from me even to my swallowing down my spittle?
Thou gavest them to eat the bread of tears, and thou wilt give them to drink in tears by measure.
For I ate ashes as bread, and I mingled my drink with weeping.
To the overseer upon the first place of the dawn; chanting of David. My God, my God, wherefore forsookest thou me? far off from my salvation the words of my groaning.
If I was silent, my bones fell away in my groaning all the day.
For my loins were filled with inflammation, and no soundness in my flesh.
We shall growl as bears all of us, and murmuring we shall murmur as doves: we shall wait for judgment, and none; for salvation, it was far from us.
Also when I shall exclaim and cry out, he stopped my prayer.
Son of man, thou shalt eat thy bread with trembling, and thou shalt drink thy water with disquiet and with dread;