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Lamentations 5:1 (show verse)

Remember, O Jehovah, what was to us: look and see our reproach.

Lamentations 5:2 (show verse)

Our inheritance was turned to strangers, our houses to foreigners.
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Lamentations 5:3 (show verse)

We were orphans, no father; our mothers as widows.

Lamentations 5:4 (show verse)

We drank our water for silver; our wood will come for a price.

Lamentations 5:5 (show verse)

Upon our necks were we pursued: we labored and no rest to us.

Lamentations 5:6 (show verse)

We gave the hand to Egypt, to Assur, to be filled with bread.

Lamentations 5:7 (show verse)

Our fathers sinned, they are not; we bore their iniquities.

Lamentations 5:8 (show verse)

Servants ruled over us: none delivering from their hand.
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Lamentations 5:9 (show verse)

With our souls we shall bring our bread from the face of the sword of the desert
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Lamentations 5:10 (show verse)

Our skin was scorched as a furnace from the face of the violent heat of famine.

Lamentations 5:11 (show verse)

They humbled the women in Zion the virgins in the cities of Judah.

Lamentations 5:12 (show verse)

Chiefs were hung by their hand: the faces of old men were not honored.

Lamentations 5:13 (show verse)

They took away the chosen ones to grind, and the young men were weak in the wood.

Lamentations 5:14 (show verse)

Old men ceased from the gate, the chosen ones from their stringed instruments.

Lamentations 5:15 (show verse)

The joy of our heart ceased; our dance was turned to mourning.

Lamentations 5:16 (show verse)

The crown of our head fell: wo! now to us, for we sinned.
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Lamentations 5:17 (show verse)

For this our heart was languid; for this our eyes were darkened.
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Lamentations 5:18 (show verse)

For mount Zion was laid waste, the foxes went upon it.

Lamentations 5:19 (show verse)

Thou, O Jehovah, shalt dwell forever; thy throne to generation and generation.

Lamentations 5:20 (show verse)

Wherefore wilt thou forget us forever? wilt thou forsake us to length of days?
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Lamentations 5:21 (show verse)

Turn us back, O Jehovah, to thee, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old.

Lamentations 5:22 (show verse)

But rejecting, thou didst reject us; thou wert angry against us even greatly.
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