throughout the length and breadth of the land. 3
They are crying, ‘Is the Lord no longer in Zion?
Is her divine King 4 no longer there?’”
The Lord answers, 5
“Why then do they provoke me to anger with their images,
with their worthless foreign idols?” 6
2 tn Heb “Behold the voice of the crying of the daughter of my people.”
4 tn Heb “her King” but this might be misunderstood by some to refer to the Davidic ruler even with the capitalization.
5 tn The words, “The
6 sn The people’s cry and the