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Selected Verse: Lamentations 3:5 - King James

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La 3:5 King James He hath builded against me, and compassed me with gall and travail.

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A Commentary, Critical, Practical, and Explanatory on the Old and New Testaments, by Robert Jamieson, A.R. Fausset and David Brown [1882]
builded--mounds, as against a besieged city, so as to allow none to escape (so Lam 3:7, Lam 3:9).
 
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9 He hath inclosed my ways with hewn stone, he hath made my paths crooked.
7 He hath hedged me about, that I cannot get out: he hath made my chain heavy.