Jeremiah 5:30

5:30 “Something horrible and shocking

is going on in the land of Judah:

Jeremiah 8:21

8:21 My heart is crushed because my dear people are being crushed.

I go about crying and grieving. I am overwhelmed with dismay.


tn Heb “daughter of my people.” For the translation given here see 4:11 and the note on the phrase “dear people” there.

tn Heb “Because of the crushing of the daughter of my people I am crushed.”

tn Heb “I go about in black [i.e., mourning clothes]. Dismay has seized me.”