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Lamentations 1:1

Lamentations 1:1

Lamentations can be described as the continuing narrative of the book of Jeremiah, where for 51 chapters the prophet predicted Jerusalem's downfall, while the 52nd chapter records the terrible defeat of the holy City - when Nebuchadnezzar, the mighty king of Babylon burned the city and the sanctuary. No surprise that Lamentation begins with the bitter lament - "How lonely sits the city that was full of people! She has become like a widow who read more...