Monthly Archives: July 2014

Depart Depart Touch Not Lamentations 4:15

After acknowledging the sins and iniquities of the prophets and priests within Jerusalem, Jeremiah said they wandered in the streets and defiled themselves with the blood of those who were destroyed. In chapter four and verse fifteen we see the … Continue reading

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Prophets and Priests Blind and Polluted Lamentations 4:14

As Jeremiah spoke of the prophets an priests of Jerusalem, he told of their sins and iniquities as well as their shedding of blood. In chapter four and verse fourteen Jeremiah tells more of the characteristics of these who should … Continue reading

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Sins of Prophets and Priests Lamentations 4:13

When the defeat of Jerusalem occurred Jeremiah wrote of the unbelief of the kings and inhabitants of the world that this would ever happen. As Jeremiah continues his observances in chapter four and verse thirteen, he shares the reason for … Continue reading

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Kings and Inhabitant’s Unbelief Lamentations 4:12

After Jeremiah concluded that it was the Lord’s fury and anger that was poured out upon Jerusalem, he transitions to the people who surrounded Judah and Jerusalem during that time. In chapter four and verse twelve Jeremiah shares the unbelief … Continue reading

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The Lord’s Fury, Anger, Fire and Devouring Lamentations 4:11

After disclosing his observation of the overthrown city of Jerusalem and it’s patrons, Jeremiah transitions his words to speak of the source of these devastating events. In chapter four and verse eleven, Jeremiah named “The LORD” as the cause where … Continue reading

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Pitiful Women Eating Their Children Lamentations 4:10

When we look at the beginning of the fourth chapter of Lamentations, we might wonder how it could be any worse for the people of Jerusalem. Their sanctuary was destroyed, their priests were devalued, their children were starving, and their … Continue reading

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Sword Slain or Pine Away Lamentations 4:9

Jeremiah has listed the sanctuary and several groups of people who were affected by the overthrow of Jerusalem. Children, those who were once delicately fed, and the Nazarites who were once adorned and honored as fine jewels were among them, … Continue reading

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