New Living Translation
He has besieged and surrounded me with anguish and distress.
King James Bible
He hath builded against me, and compassed me with gall and travail.
Darby Bible Translation
He hath built against me, and encompassed me with gall and toil.
World English Bible
He has built against me, and surrounded me with gall and travail.
Young's Literal Translation
He hath built up against me, And setteth round poverty and weariness.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:5 Builded - He hath built forts and batteries against my walls and houses.
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"And when you see Jerusalem surrounded by armies, then you will know that the time of its destruction has arrived.
God has blocked my way so I cannot move. He has plunged my path into darkness.
Therefore, this is what the LORD of Heaven's Armies says concerning the prophets: "I will feed them with bitterness and give them poison to drink. For it is because of Jerusalem's prophets that wickedness has filled this land."
The thought of my suffering and homelessness is bitter beyond words.
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