American Standard Version
Judah is gone into captivity because of affliction, and because of great servitude; She dwelleth among the nations, she findeth no rest: All her persecutors overtook her within the straits.
King James Bible
Judah is gone into captivity because of affliction, and because of great servitude: she dwelleth among the heathen, she findeth no rest: all her persecutors overtook her between the straits.
Darby Bible Translation
Judah is gone into captivity because of affliction, and because of great servitude; she dwelleth among the nations, she findeth no rest: all her pursuers have overtaken her within the straits.
World English Bible
Judah is gone into captivity because of affliction, and because of great servitude; she dwells among the nations, she finds no rest: all her persecutors overtook her within the straits.
Young's Literal Translation
Removed hath Judah because of affliction, And because of the abundance of her service; She hath dwelt among nations, She hath not found rest, All her pursuers have overtaken her between the straits.
Lamentations 1:3 Parallel
CommentaryLamentations 1:3 Parallel Commentaries
Library"Come unto Me, all Ye that Labour, and are Wearied," &C.
Matth. xi. 28.--"Come unto me, all ye that labour, and are wearied," &c. It is the great misery of Christians in this life, that they have such poor, narrow, and limited spirits, that are not fit to receive the truth of the gospel in its full comprehension; from whence manifold misapprehensions in judgment, and stumbling in practice proceed. The beauty and life of things consist in their entire union with one another, and in the conjunction of all their parts. Therefore it would not be a fit way …
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning
Concerning the Sacrament of Baptism
And as for them that are left of you, I will send a faintness into their heart in the lands of their enemies: and the sound of a driven leaf shall chase them; and they shall flee, as one fleeth from the sword; and they shall fall when none pursueth.
And they that are left of you shall pine away in their iniquity in your enemies lands; and also in the iniquities of their fathers shall they pine away with them.
And Jehovah will scatter thee among all peoples, from the one end of the earth even unto the other end of the earth; and there thou shalt serve other gods, which thou hast not known, thou nor thy fathers, even wood and stone.
And among these nations shalt thou find no ease, and there shall be no rest for the sole of thy foot: but Jehovah will give thee there a trembling heart, and failing of eyes, and pining of soul;
2 Kings 25:4
Then a breach was made in the city, and all the men of war fled by night by the way of the gate between the two walls, which was by the king's garden (now the Chaldeans were against the city round about); and the king went by the way of the Arabah.
2 Kings 25:5
But the army of the Chaldeans pursued after the king, and overtook him in the plains of Jericho; and all his army was scattered from him.
The cities of the South are shut up, and there is none to open them: Judah is carried away captive, all of it; it is wholly carried away captive.
Jump to PreviousAbundance Affliction Attackers Captivity Dwelleth Dwells Dwelt Exile Findeth Finds Found Great Hard Harsh Heathen Judah Labor Midst Nations Overtaken Overtook Persecutors Prisoner Pursue Pursuers Removed Rest Resting Service Servitude Straits Within Work
Jump to NextAbundance Affliction Attackers Captivity Dwelleth Dwells Dwelt Exile Findeth Finds Found Great Hard Harsh Heathen Judah Labor Midst Nations Overtaken Overtook Persecutors Prisoner Pursue Pursuers Removed Rest Resting Service Servitude Straits Within Work
LinksLamentations 1:3 NIV
Lamentations 1:3 NLT
Lamentations 1:3 ESV
Lamentations 1:3 NASB
Lamentations 1:3 KJV
Lamentations 1:3 Bible Apps
Lamentations 1:3 Biblia Paralela
Lamentations 1:3 Chinese Bible
Lamentations 1:3 French Bible
Lamentations 1:3 German Bible
Lamentations 1:3 Commentaries