The Lord is righteous, I am not. For I have rebelled against his commandment. What do I get for willing ignorance? Hear, I pray you, all people, and behold my sorrow, Unrighteousness laid the first stone. My virgins and my young men are gone into captivity, I am empty and alone.
Zion spreadeth forth her hands, Weeping for what was lost. And there is none to comfort her, All her loves are gone. The Lord hath commanded concerning Jacob, Making known in the law, That his adversaries should be round about him. His sin opened the door. Jerusalem is as a menstruous woman among them. InsteadContinue reading “Lamentations 1.17”
For these things I weep, Not tears of joy. Mine eye, mine eye runneth down with water, Not tears of repentence. Because the comforter that should relieve my soul is far from me, This is the sorrow of the world that works death. My children are desolate, And their devastation is all my fault. BecauseContinue reading “Lamentations 1.16 ~ Sorrow Water”
The Lord hath trodden under foot, The feet that skipped on the mountians of Bether, All my mighty men in the midst of me. The defense is desolved, because He hath called an assembly against me. His mericiful counsel, To crush my young men. The Lord hath trodden the virgin, The city of His name,Continue reading “Lamentations 1.15 ~ His Feet”