Lamentations 1

Lamentations 1:12

My sorrow -- "A stone of stumbling." (1 Pet. 2:8) R3776:2

Lamentations 1:18

LORD is righteous -- He could not be holy in all his works if he were the author of sin and crime. R1351:4*

Lamentations 1:21

Of my trouble -- Rendered "evil" in "I create evil. (Isa. 45:7) A125

Lamentations 2

Lamentations 2:1

Not his footstool -- "Heaven is my throne, and earth my footstool." (Acts 7:49) D647

Day of his anger -- The period of the reign of sin and death. D649

Lamentations 3

Lamentations 3:33

Not afflict willingly -- But for their good. R3061:2, R4876:5

Lamentations 3:34

All the prisoners -- Death's captives. A112

Lamentations 3:40

Try our ways -- If our ways are not right they should be amended, not justified. R705:3

Turn again -- Pray, being free from condemnation. R5380:2*

Lamentations 4

Lamentations 4:1

How is the gold -- Representing obedience, consecration. R3703:4

Lamentations 4:22

Daughter of Edom -- Christendom. D15