New International Version
We have suffered terror and pitfalls, ruin 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.
Lamentations 3:47 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Fear and a snare - See on Jeremiah 48:13 (note).
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryFebruary the Twenty-Fourth Moving Towards Daybreak
"He hath brought me into darkness, but not into light." --LAMENTATIONS iii. 1-9. But a man may be in darkness, and yet in motion toward the light. I was in the darkness of the subway, and it was close and oppressive, but I was moving toward the light and fragrance of the open country. I entered into a tunnel in the Black Country in England, but the motion was continued, and we emerged amid fields of loveliness. And therefore the great thing to remember is that God's darknesses are not His goals; …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
"And we all do Fade as a Leaf, and Our Iniquities, Like the Wind, have Taken us Away. "
The Ambassadors from Babylon
Meditations for one that is Like to Die.
Terror and pit and snare await you, people of the earth.
Whoever flees at the sound of terror will fall into a pit; whoever climbs out of the pit will be caught in a snare. The floodgates of the heavens are opened, the foundations of the earth shake.
Terror and pit and snare await you, you people of Moab," declares the LORD.
"Whoever flees from the terror will fall into a pit, whoever climbs out of the pit will be caught in a snare; for I will bring on Moab the year of her punishment," declares the LORD.
Jump to PreviousBefallen Deep Desolation Destruction Devastation Fear Panic Pit Pitfall Pitfalls Ruin Snare Suffered Terror Wasting Waters
Jump to NextBefallen Deep Desolation Destruction Devastation Fear Panic Pit Pitfall Pitfalls Ruin Snare Suffered Terror Wasting Waters
LinksLamentations 3:47 NIV
Lamentations 3:47 NLT
Lamentations 3:47 ESV
Lamentations 3:47 NASB
Lamentations 3:47 KJV
Lamentations 3:47 Bible Apps
Lamentations 3:47 Biblia Paralela
Lamentations 3:47 Chinese Bible
Lamentations 3:47 French Bible
Lamentations 3:47 German Bible
Lamentations 3:47 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.