New Living Translation
They threw me into a pit and dropped stones on me.
King James Bible
They have cut off my life in the dungeon, and cast a stone upon me.
Darby Bible Translation
They have cut off my life in a pit, and cast a stone upon me.
World English Bible
They have cut off my life in the dungeon, and have cast a stone on me.
Young's Literal Translation
They have cut off in a pit my life, And they cast a stone against me.
Lamentations 3:53 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
3:53 Dungeon - Dungeon seems here to be taken for the lowest condition of misery.
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Jeremiah was put into a dungeon cell, where he remained for many days.
So the officials took Jeremiah from his cell and lowered him by ropes into an empty cistern in the prison yard. It belonged to Malkijah, a member of the royal family. There was no water in the cistern, but there was a thick layer of mud at the bottom, and Jeremiah sank down into it.
"My lord the king," he said, "these men have done a very evil thing in putting Jeremiah the prophet into the cistern. He will soon die of hunger, for almost all the bread in the city is gone."
A stone was brought and placed over the mouth of the den. The king sealed the stone with his own royal seal and the seals of his nobles, so that no one could rescue Daniel.
Then Jonah prayed to the LORD his God from inside the fish.
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