Parallel Verses

World English Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mixed my drink with tears,

New American Standard Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread And mingled my drink with weeping

King James Version

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,

Holman Bible

I eat ashes like bread
and mingle my drinks with tears

International Standard Version

I have eaten ashes as food and mixed my drink with tears

A Conservative Version

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,

American Standard Version

For I have eaten ashes like bread, And mingled my drink with weeping,

Amplified

For I have eaten the ashes [in which I sat] as if they were bread and have mingled my drink with weeping

Darby Translation

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread and mingled my drink with weeping,

Julia Smith Translation

For I ate ashes as bread, and I mingled my drink with weeping.

King James 2000

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,

Lexham Expanded Bible

Indeed, I eat ashes like bread and mix my drink with tears

Modern King James verseion

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and have mixed my drink with weeping,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I eat ashes with my bread, and mingle my drink with weeping,

NET Bible

For I eat ashes as if they were bread, and mix my drink with my tears,

New Heart English Bible

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mixed my drink with tears,

The Emphasized Bible

For, ashes - like bread, have I eaten, And, my drink - with my tears, have I mingled;

Webster

For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping,

Youngs Literal Translation

Because ashes as bread I have eaten, And my drink with weeping have mingled,

References

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Verse Info

Context Readings

Affliction In Light Of Eternity

8 My enemies reproach me all day. Those who are mad at me use my name as a curse. 9 For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mixed my drink with tears, 10 Because of your indignation and your wrath, for you have taken me up, and thrown me away.


Cross References

Psalm 42:3

My tears have been my food day and night, while they continually ask me, "Where is your God?"

Psalm 80:5

You have fed them with the bread of tears, and given them tears to drink in large measure.

Job 3:24

For my sighing comes before I eat. My groanings are poured out like water.

Psalm 69:21

They also gave me gall for my food. In my thirst, they gave me vinegar to drink.

Isaiah 44:20

He feeds on ashes. A deceived heart has turned him aside; and he can't deliver his soul, nor say, "Isn't there a lie in my right hand?"

Lamentations 3:15-16

He has filled me with bitterness, he has sated me with wormwood.

Lamentations 3:48-49

My eye runs down with streams of water, for the destruction of the daughter of my people.

Micah 1:10

Don't tell it in Gath. Don't weep at all. At Beth Ophrah I have rolled myself in the dust.

Micah 7:17

They will lick the dust like a serpent. Like crawling things of the earth they shall come trembling out of their dens. They will come with fear to Yahweh our God, and will be afraid because of you.

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