Lamentations 3.39 ~ Complain

Wherefore doth a living man complain? Because I’m a stiff necked, Hard-hearted, Half-eaten, Dead in trespasses and sins. A man for the punishment of his sins? Thank God that, “Surely he hath borne our griefs, And carried our sorrows: Yet we did esteem him stricken, Smitten of God, And afflicted. But he was wounded forContinue reading “Lamentations 3.39 ~ Complain”

Lamentations 3.21 ~ Mercies

It is of the Lord’s mercies That he gave his back to the smiters His hand to the nail, His cheeks to those who pluck out the beard His head to the thorns. That (therefore) we are not consumed, “He shall see of the travail of his soul, And shall be satisfied:” Because his compassionsContinue reading “Lamentations 3.21 ~ Mercies”