The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
her: the LORD hath commanded concerning Jacob, that his adversaries
should be round about him: Jerusalem is as a menstruous woman among
LAM 1:18 The LORD is righteous; for I have rebelled against his
commandment: hear, I pray you, all people, and behold my sorrow: my
virgins and my young men are gone into captivity.
LAM 1:19 I called for my lovers, but they deceived me: my priests and
mine elders gave up the ghost in the city, while they sought their meat
to relieve their souls.
LAM 1:20 Behold, O LORD; for I am in distress: my bowels are troubled;
mine heart is turned within me; for I have grievously rebelled: abroad
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