Lamentations

1611 King James Version (KJV)

Lamentations 3:1

“I Am the man that hath seene affliction by the rod of his wrath.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

I [am] the man [that] hath seen affliction by the rod of his wrath.
- King James Version

I am the man who has seen affliction Because of the rod of His wrath.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I am the man that hath seen affliction by the rod of his wrath.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I am the man who has seen trouble by the rod of his wrath.
- Basic English Bible

I am the man that hath seen affliction by the rod of his wrath.
- Darby Bible

I am the man that hath seen affliction by the rod of his wrath.
- Webster's Bible

I am the man that has seen affliction by the rod of his wrath.
- World English Bible

I [am] the man [who] hath seen affliction By the rod of His wrath.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I am the man that hath seen affliction by the rod of His wrath.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Lamentations 3:1


3:1 I am the man - It seems, this is spoken in the name of the people, who were before set out under the notion of a woman.


Discussion for Lamentations 3

  • Samuel kasami
    Surely God rewards those who have hope and patiently wait for his salvation.
  • Karen
    I use verses 22-23 as my(verse for the year) to think upon. I like to quote it in the morning!
    Great is thy faithfulness!
  • Lavador R Sizemore
    The darkest times of my life, is when i hear the voice of GOD more clear say I AM then any other time. Isaiah 50vs10 Who is among you that fears the Lord, who obeys the voice of his servant, who walketh in darkness and has no light, let him trust in the name of the Lord and lean upon his GOD!
  • Silvia ngene
    A true verse,praise the Lord.
  • Wamalwa meshack for verse 22
    God loves as and we live because of his power his grace, and if it was on our own strength, we would be no where. I thank my living God.
  • 2sidedblade for verse 22
    its refreshing mind blowing sets my soul to think -who am i not to forgive . ask god to help us all by praying for our enemies . how do i know if i have forgiven someone . i could say i love you . i can give you money ,gifts . but how will my heart change . by asking god to do it for me .thank you lord jesus your mercies are new

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