New International Version
Young men toil at the millstones; boys stagger under loads of wood.
King James Bible
They took the young men to grind, and the children fell under the wood.
Darby Bible Translation
The young men have borne the mill, and the youths have stumbled under the wood.
World English Bible
The young men bare the mill; The children stumbled under the wood.
Young's Literal Translation
Young men to grind they have taken, And youths with wood have stumbled.
Lamentations 5:13 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
They took the young men to grind - This was the work of female slaves. See the note on Isaiah 47:2.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryWhether an Angel Needs Grace in Order to Turn to God?
Objection 1: It would seem that the angel had no need of grace in order to turn to God. For, we have no need of grace for what we can accomplish naturally. But the angel naturally turns to God: because he loves God naturally, as is clear from what has been said (Q, A). Therefore an angel did not need grace in order to turn to God. Objection 2: Further, seemingly we need help only for difficult tasks. Now it was not a difficult task for the angel to turn to God; because there was no obstacle …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
Then the Philistines seized him, gouged out his eyes and took him down to Gaza. Binding him with bronze shackles, they set him to grinding grain in the prison.
The children gather wood, the fathers light the fire, and the women knead the dough and make cakes to offer to the Queen of Heaven. They pour out drink offerings to other gods to arouse my anger.
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