Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
From height he sent fire into my bones, and it brought them down: he spread a net for my feet, he turned me away behind: he gave me desolation, being sad all the day.
And they remaining of you, and I brought timidity into their heart in the land of their enemies; and the voice of a driven leaf pursued them, and they fled, fleeing the sword; and they fell, and none pursued.
For what shall ye be yet struck? will ye add apostasy? every head for sickness, and every heart sick
Because I afflicted not sorrow upon myself, my heart was sick upon me.
Wherefore did I see them terrified, drawing back behind? and their strong ones shall be broken, and they fled a flight, and they turned not: fear being round about, says Jehovah.
And it was when they shall say to thee, For what sighest thou? and say, For the report, because it came: and every heart melted and all hands were relaxed, and every spirit was weak, and all knees shall go into water: behold, it came, and it was, says the Lord Jehovah.
And also I made sick, striking thee, making desolate for thy sins.
Mine eyes failed with tears, my bowels were in a ferment, my liver was poured out to the earth, upon the breaking of the daughter of my people; in the fainting of the child and suckling in the wide places of the city.
And among these nations thou shalt not rest, and there shall not be rest to the sole of thy foot: and Jehovah gave to thee there a trembling heart and a wasting away of the eyes, and a faintnesss of soul.
And mine eye shall be weak from vexation, and my thoughts as a shadow all of them.
Mine eye fell away from grief; it grew old among all mine enemies.
Pity me, O Jehovah, for straits are to me: mine eye fell away; with trouble my soul and my belly.
I was wearied in my calling, my throat was dried up: mine eyes failed waiting for my God.
As the twittering swallow so shall I chirp: I shall murmur as the dove: mine eyes languished for height: O Jehovah, oppression is to me; be surety for me.