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The most popular Bible verses from Lamentations 5
Found 22 Verses
Bible Rank: 6,674
We submitted to Egypt and Assyria to get enough bread.
We have given the hand
[as a pledge of fidelity and submission]
to the Egyptians and to the Assyrians
to get food to satisfy
We have given the hand to the Egyptians, and to the Assyrians, to be satisfied with bread.
Bible Rank: 8,942
Our parents sinned and are no more, and we bear their punishment.
Our fathers sinned and are no more, and we have borne their iniquities.
[Isa. 65:7; Jer. 16:11-12; 31:29; Ezek. 18:2-4.]
Our fathers have sinned, and are not; and we have borne their iniquities.
Bible Rank: 10,868
Slaves rule over us, and there is none to free us from their hands.
Servants and slaves rule over us; there is none to deliver us out of their hands.
Servants have ruled over us: there is none that doth deliver us out of their hand.
Bible Rank: 11,886
We get our bread at the risk of our lives because of the sword in the desert.
We get our bread at the peril of our lives because of the sword of the wilderness
[the wild Arabs, who may attack if we venture into the fields to reap our harvests]
We gat our bread with the peril of our lives because of the sword of the wilderness.
Bible Rank: 12,122
Women have been ravished in Zion, and virgins in the towns of Judah.
They ravished the women in Zion, the virgins in the cities of Judah.
They ravished the women in Zion, and the maids in the cities of Judah.
Bible Rank: 12,388
Our skin is hot as an oven, feverish from hunger.
Our skin glows and is parched as from
[the heat of]
an oven because of the burning heat of
[the fever of]
Our skin was black like an oven because of the terrible famine.
Bible Rank: 13,688
Restore us to yourself, LORD, that we may return; renew our days as of old
Turn us to Yourself, O Lord, and we shall be turned and restored! Renew our days as of old!--
Turn thou us unto thee, O LORD, and we shall be turned; renew our days as of old.
Bible Rank: 14,062
Joy is gone from our hearts; our dancing has turned to mourning.
Ceased is the joy of our hearts; our dancing has turned into mourning.
The joy of our heart is ceased; our dance is turned into mourning.
Bible Rank: 14,140
Young men toil at the millstones; boys stagger under loads of wood.
Young men carried millstones, and boys fell
They took the young men to grind, and the children fell under the wood.
Bible Rank: 14,141
Princes have been hung up by their hands; elders are shown no respect.
They hung princes by their hands; the persons of elders were not respected.
Princes are hanged up by their hand: the faces of elders were not honoured.