Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My whole body is sick because of your judgment; I am deprived of health because of my sin.
You severely discipline people for their sins; like a moth you slowly devour their strength. Surely all people are a mere vapor. (Selah)
Yes, we are consumed by your anger; we are terrified by your wrath.
(Tsade) The Lord is right to judge me! Yes, I rebelled against his commands. Please listen, all you nations, and look at my suffering! My young women and men have gone into exile.
Why should any living person complain when punished for his sins?
The crown has fallen from our head; woe to us, for we have sinned!
O LORD, we have been humiliated -- our kings, our leaders, and our ancestors -- because we have sinned against you.
Now we know that whatever the law says, it says to those who are under the law, so that every mouth may be silenced and the whole world may be held accountable to God.