Lamentations 3:11
Parallel Verses
American Standard Version
He hath turned aside my ways, and pulled me in pieces; he hath made me desolate.

King James Bible
He hath turned aside my ways, and pulled me in pieces: he hath made me desolate.

Darby Bible Translation
He hath turned aside my ways, and pulled me in pieces; he hath made me desolate.

World English Bible
He has turned aside my ways, and pulled me in pieces; he has made me desolate.

Young's Literal Translation
My ways He is turning aside, and He pulleth me in pieces, He hath made me a desolation.

Lamentations 3:11 Parallel
Commentary
Lamentations 3:11 Parallel Commentaries
Library
Solitude, Silence, Submission
"He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him. He putteth his mouth in the dust; if so be there may be hope."--Lamentations 3:28, 29. THUS the prophet describes the conduct of a person in deep anguish of heart. When he does not know what to do, his soul, as if by instinct, humbles itself. He gets into some secret place, he utters no speech, he gives himself over to moaning and to tears, and then he bows himself lower and yet lower before the Divine Majesty, as if he felt
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 42: 1896

The Lord is My Portion. Lam 3:24

John Newton—Olney Hymns

Question Lxxxii of Devotion
I. Is Devotion a Special Kind of Act? Cardinal Cajetan, On the Meaning of the Term "Devotion" S. Augustine, Confessions, XIII. viii. 2 II. Is Devotion an Act of the Virtue of Religion? III. Is Contemplation, that is Meditation, the Cause of Devotion? Cardinal Cajetan, On the Causes of Devotion " " On the Devotion of Women IV. Is Joy an Effect of Devotion? Cardinal Cajetan, On Melancholy S. Augustine, Confessions, II. x. I Is Devotion a Special Kind of Act? It is by our acts that we merit. But
St. Thomas Aquinas—On Prayer and The Contemplative Life

The Mercy of God
The next attribute is God's goodness or mercy. Mercy is the result and effect of God's goodness. Psa 33:5. So then this is the next attribute, God's goodness or mercy. The most learned of the heathens thought they gave their god Jupiter two golden characters when they styled him good and great. Both these meet in God, goodness and greatness, majesty and mercy. God is essentially good in himself and relatively good to us. They are both put together in Psa 119:98. Thou art good, and doest good.' This
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Cross References
Job 16:12
I was at ease, and he brake me asunder; Yea, he hath taken me by the neck, and dashed me to pieces: He hath also set me up for his mark.

Job 16:13
His archers compass me round about; He cleaveth my reins asunder, and doth not spare; He poureth out my gall upon the ground.

Psalm 143:4
Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed within me; My heart within me is desolate.

Jeremiah 15:3
And I will appoint over them four kinds, saith Jehovah: the sword to slay, and the dogs to tear, and the birds of the heavens, and the beasts of the earth, to devour and to destroy.

Lamentations 3:10
He is unto me as a bear lying in wait, as a lion in secret places.

Hosea 6:1
Come, and let us return unto Jehovah; for he hath torn, and he will heal us; he hath smitten, and he will bind us up.

Jump to Previous
Bits Desolate Desolation Dragged Help Led Path Pieces Pulled Pulleth Side Tore Torn Turned Turning Waste Way Ways
Jump to Next
Bits Desolate Desolation Dragged Help Led Path Pieces Pulled Pulleth Side Tore Torn Turned Turning Waste Way Ways
Links
Lamentations 3:11 NIV
Lamentations 3:11 NLT
Lamentations 3:11 ESV
Lamentations 3:11 NASB
Lamentations 3:11 KJV

Lamentations 3:11 Bible Apps
Lamentations 3:11 Biblia Paralela
Lamentations 3:11 Chinese Bible
Lamentations 3:11 French Bible
Lamentations 3:11 German Bible

Lamentations 3:11 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Lamentations 3:10
Top of Page
Top of Page