New American Standard Bible
Panic and pitfall have befallen us, Devastation and destruction;
King James Bible
Fear and a snare is come upon us, desolation and destruction.
Darby Bible Translation
Fear and the pit are come upon us, devastation and ruin.
World English Bible
Fear and the pit are come on us, devastation and destruction.
Young's Literal Translation
Fear and a snare hath been for us, Desolation and destruction.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Desolation - Or, devastation.
LibrarySolitude, 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
Question Lxxxii of Devotion
The Mercy of God
Terror and pit and snare Confront you, O inhabitant of the earth.
Then it will be that he who flees the report of disaster will fall into the pit, And he who climbs out of the pit will be caught in the snare; For the windows above are opened, and the foundations of the earth shake.
"Terror, pit and snare are coming upon you, O inhabitant of Moab," declares the LORD.
"The one who flees from the terror Will fall into the pit, And the one who climbs up out of the pit Will be caught in the snare; For I shall bring upon her, even upon Moab, The year of their punishment," declares the LORD.
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