"#The Lord was as an enemy: He hath swallowed up Israel, He hath swallowed up all her palaces: He hath destroyed his strongholds and hath increased in the daughter of Judah mourning and Lamentation. Lamentations 2:5
The Hebrew word for mourning is…"
"#He hath bent His bow like an enemy: He stood with His right hand as an adversary and slew all that were pleasant to the eye in the tabernacle of the daughter of Zion: He poured out His fury like fire. Lamentations 2:4
Our prayers go out to all the…"
"#He hath cut off in His fierce anger all the horn of Israel: He hath drawn back His right hand from before the enemy and He burned against Jacob like a flaming fire, which devoureth round about. Lamentations 2:3
The Hebrew word for horn is Qeren;…"
"#The Lord hath swallowed up all the habitations of Jacob and hath not pitied: he hath thrown down in his wrath the strongholds of the daughter of Judah; he hath brought them down to the ground: he hath polluted the kingdom and the princes thereof.…"
"#How hath the Lord covered the daughter of Zion with a cloud in his anger and cast down from heaven unto the earth the beauty of Israel and remembered not His footstool in the day of anger. Lamentations 2:1
The Hebrew word for footstool is Hadom;…"
"#Let all their wickedness come before thee and do unto them, as thou hast done unto me for all my transgressions: for my sighs are many and my heart is faint. Lamentations 1:22
The Hebrew word for wickedness is Rah; meaning evil. Genesis 6:5 And GOD…"
"#They have heard that I sigh: there is none to comfort me: all mine enemies have heard of my trouble; they are glad that thou hast done it: thou wilt bring the day that thou hast called and they shall be like unto me. Lamentations 1:21
"#Behold, O LORD; for I am in distress: my bowels are troubled; my heart is turned within me; for I have grievously rebelled; abroad the sword bereavereth, at home, there is as death. Lamentations 1:20
The Hebrew word for bereavereth is Shakol;…"
"#I called for my lovers but they deceived me: my priests and my elders gave up the ghost in the city, while they sought their meat to relieve their souls. Lamentations 1:19
The Hebrew word for ghosts is Gava; meaning to breathe out and expire. or…"
"#The LORD is righteous; for I have rebelled against his commandment: hear, I pray you, all people, and behold my sorrow: my virgins and my young men are gone into captivity. Lamentations 1:18
The Hebrew word for righteous is Tsaddiq; meaning just.…"
"#Zion spreadeth forth her hands and there is none to comfort her: the LORD hath commanded concerning Jacob, that his adversaries should be round about him: Jerusalem is as a menstruous woman among them. Lamentations 1:17
The Hebrew word for…"
"#For these things I weep; mine eye, mine eye runneth down with water because the comforter that should relieve my soul is far from me: my children are desolate because the enemy has prevailed. Lamentations 1:16
The Hebrew word for comforter is…"
"#The Lord hath trodden under foot all my mighty men in the midst of me: He hath called an assembly against me to crush my young men: the Lord hath trodden the virgin, the daughter of Judah as in a winepress. Lamentations 1:15
Our prayers go out to…"
"#The yoke of my transgressions is bound by his hand: they are wreathed and come up upon my neck: he hath made my strength to fall, the Lord hath delivered me into their hands, from whom I am not able to rise. Lamentations 1:14
The Hebrew word for…"
"#From above hath He sent fire into my bones a for and it prevaileth against them: He hath spread a net for my feet, He hath turned me back: He hath made me desolate and faint all the day. Lamentations 1:13
The Hebrew word for desolate is Shamen;…"