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Lamentations 2 - Summary

when the Lord judges His people, nothing about us can make Him pity us

Outline

v1-6
the Lord's anger, wrath, fury, and indignation, against Zion, Israel, Jacob, and Judah
v7-9
having the physical structures of the Lord could not save them
v10-12
having women and little nursing babies could not save them
v13
Jerusalem's judgment was indescribable
v14
the prophets saw false things that did not save them
v15-16
the enemies reproached
v17
the Lord does what He says He would
v18-19
seek the Lord being truly sorry
v20-22
it didn't matter who they were, the Lord did not pity any of them

Key v19

Arise, cry out in the night: in the beginning of the watches pour out thine heart like water before the face of the Lord: lift up thy hands toward him for the life of thy young children, that faint for hunger in the top of every street.

We really need to get serious about our sin.

Application

We should seriously be sorry for our sin, and pray to the Lord about it.

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