New American Standard Bible
The LORD has done what He purposed; He has accomplished His word Which He commanded from days of old. He has thrown down without sparing, And He has caused the enemy to rejoice over you; He has exalted the might of your adversaries.
King James Bible
The LORD hath done that which he had devised; he hath fulfilled his word that he had commanded in the days of old: he hath thrown down, and hath not pitied: and he hath caused thine enemy to rejoice over thee, he hath set up the horn of thine adversaries.
Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah hath done what he had devised; he hath fulfilled his word which he had commanded from the days of old: he hath thrown down, and hath not spared, and he hath caused the enemy to rejoice over thee; he hath set up the horn of thine adversaries.
World English Bible
Yahweh has done that which he purposed; he has fulfilled his word that he commanded in the days of old; He has thrown down, and has not pitied: He has caused the enemy to rejoice over you; he has exalted the horn of your adversaries.
Young's Literal Translation
Jehovah hath done that which He devised, He hath fulfilled His saying That He commanded from the days of old, He hath broken down and hath not pitied, And causeth an enemy to rejoice over thee, He lifted up the horn of thine adversaries.
Lamentations 2:17 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
That which he had devised - Or, what he purposed. Zion's ruin was the fulfillment of God's determination, of which they had been forwarned from the days of old (see the margin reference).
Fulfilled - Or, finished.
LibraryAppendix ix. List of Old Testament Passages Messianically Applied in Ancient Rabbinic Writings
THE following list contains the passages in the Old Testament applied to the Messiah or to Messianic times in the most ancient Jewish writings. They amount in all to 456, thus distributed: 75 from the Pentateuch, 243 from the Prophets, and 138 from the Hagiorgrapha, and supported by more than 558 separate quotations from Rabbinic writings. Despite all labour care, it can scarcely be hoped that the list is quite complete, although, it is hoped, no important passage has been omitted. The Rabbinic references …
Alfred Edersheim—The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah
Lii. Concerning Hypocrisy, Worldly Anxiety, Watchfulness, and his Approaching Passion.
"The alien who is among you shall rise above you higher and higher, but you will go down lower and lower.
"He shall lend to you, but you will not lend to him; he shall be the head, and you will be the tail.
Judge me, O LORD my God, according to Your righteousness, And do not let them rejoice over me.
Let those be ashamed and humiliated altogether who rejoice at my distress; Let those be clothed with shame and dishonor who magnify themselves over me.
You have exalted the right hand of his adversaries; You have made all his enemies rejoice.
"Do not rejoice, O Philistia, all of you, Because the rod that struck you is broken; For from the serpent's root a viper will come out, And its fruit will be a flying serpent.
"For this the earth shall mourn And the heavens above be dark, Because I have spoken, I have purposed, And I will not change My mind, nor will I turn from it."
Jump to PreviousAccomplished Adversaries Caused Commanded Devised Enemy Exalted Fulfilled Horn Performed Pitied Purposed Rejoice Sparing Thrown Unsparingly Word
Jump to NextAccomplished Adversaries Caused Commanded Devised Enemy Exalted Fulfilled Horn Performed Pitied Purposed Rejoice Sparing Thrown Unsparingly Word
LinksLamentations 2:17 NIV
Lamentations 2:17 NLT
Lamentations 2:17 ESV
Lamentations 2:17 NASB
Lamentations 2:17 KJV
Lamentations 2:17 Bible Apps
Lamentations 2:17 Biblia Paralela
Lamentations 2:17 Chinese Bible
Lamentations 2:17 French Bible
Lamentations 2:17 German Bible
Lamentations 2:17 Commentaries