New American Standard Bible
"The LORD is my portion," says my soul, "Therefore I have hope in Him."
King James Bible
The LORD is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.
Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.
World English Bible
Yahweh is my portion, says my soul; therefore will I hope in him.
Young's Literal Translation
My portion is Jehovah, hath my soul said, Therefore I hope for Him.
Lamentations 3:24 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Therefore will I hope in him - A more full expression of the confidence present in the prophet's mind in Lamentations 3:21, but based now upon God's faithfulness in showing mercy.
LibrarySolitude, Silence, Submission
"He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him. He putteth his mouth in the dust; if so be there may be hope."--Lamentations 3:28, 29. THUS the prophet describes the conduct of a person in deep anguish of heart. When he does not know what to do, his soul, as if by instinct, humbles itself. He gets into some secret place, he utters no speech, he gives himself over to moaning and to tears, and then he bows himself lower and yet lower before the Divine Majesty, as if he felt …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 42: 1896
Question Lxxxii of Devotion
The Mercy of God
The LORD is the portion of my inheritance and my cup; You support my lot.
Behold, the eye of the LORD is on those who fear Him, On those who hope for His lovingkindness,
Why are you in despair, O my soul? And why have you become disturbed within me? Hope in God, for I shall again praise Him For the help of His presence.
My flesh and my heart may fail, But God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever.
The LORD is my portion; I have promised to keep Your words.
The portion of Jacob is not like these; For the Maker of all is He, And Israel is the tribe of His inheritance; The LORD of hosts is His name.
Jump to PreviousHeritage Hope Portion Soul Wait
Jump to NextHeritage Hope Portion Soul Wait
LinksLamentations 3:24 NIV
Lamentations 3:24 NLT
Lamentations 3:24 ESV
Lamentations 3:24 NASB
Lamentations 3:24 KJV
Lamentations 3:24 Bible Apps
Lamentations 3:24 Biblia Paralela
Lamentations 3:24 Chinese Bible
Lamentations 3:24 French Bible
Lamentations 3:24 German Bible
Lamentations 3:24 Commentaries