New International Version
Let him sit alone in silence, for the LORD has laid it on him.
King James Bible
He sitteth alone and keepeth silence, because he hath borne it upon him.
Darby Bible Translation
He sitteth solitary and keepeth silence, because he hath laid it upon him;
World English Bible
Let him sit alone and keep silence, because he has laid it on him.
Young's Literal Translation
He sitteth alone, and is silent, For He hath laid it upon him.
Lamentations 3:28 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He sitteth alone - He has learned that necessary lesson of independence, that shows him how he is to serve himself; to give no trouble to others; and keep his troubles, as far as possible, in his own bosom.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryFebruary the Twenty-Fourth Moving Towards Daybreak
"He hath brought me into darkness, but not into light." --LAMENTATIONS iii. 1-9. But a man may be in darkness, and yet in motion toward the light. I was in the darkness of the subway, and it was close and oppressive, but I was moving toward the light and fragrance of the open country. I entered into a tunnel in the Black Country in England, but the motion was continued, and we emerged amid fields of loveliness. And therefore the great thing to remember is that God's darknesses are not His goals; …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
"And we all do Fade as a Leaf, and Our Iniquities, Like the Wind, have Taken us Away. "
The Ambassadors from Babylon
Meditations for one that is Like to Die.
I never sat in the company of revelers, never made merry with them; I sat alone because your hand was on me and you had filled me with indignation.
It is good for a man to bear the yoke while he is young.
Jump to PreviousAlone Borne Keepeth Laid Seated Silence Silent Sit Sitteth Solitary
Jump to NextAlone Borne Keepeth Laid Seated Silence Silent Sit Sitteth Solitary
LinksLamentations 3:28 NIV
Lamentations 3:28 NLT
Lamentations 3:28 ESV
Lamentations 3:28 NASB
Lamentations 3:28 KJV
Lamentations 3:28 Bible Apps
Lamentations 3:28 Biblia Paralela
Lamentations 3:28 Chinese Bible
Lamentations 3:28 French Bible
Lamentations 3:28 German Bible
Lamentations 3:28 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.