17 David sang the following lament(A) for Saul and his son Jonathan,

Read full chapter

25 Jeremiah chanted a dirge(A) over Josiah, and all the singing men and singing women still speak of Josiah in their dirges to this very day. They established them as a statute for Israel, and indeed they are written in the Dirges.

Read full chapter

Mourning over Judah

17 This is what the Lord of Hosts says:

Consider, and summon the women who mourn;(A)
send for the skillful women.

Read full chapter

17 Then they will lament(A) for you and say of you:

How you have perished, city of renown,
you who were populated from the seas![a]
She who was powerful on the sea,
she and all of her inhabitants
inflicted their terror.[b]

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. Ezekiel 26:17 Some LXX mss read How you were destroyed from the seas, city of renown!
  2. Ezekiel 26:17 Lit and all her inhabitants who put their terror on all her inhabitants; Hb obscure

Bible Gateway Recommends

HCSB Personal Size Study Bible, Espresso and Teal LeatherTouch
HCSB Personal Size Study Bible, Espresso and Teal LeatherTouch
Retail: $59.99
Our Price: $9.49
Save: $50.50 (84%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Life Application Study Bible 2nd Edition, Hardcover
HCSB Life Application Study Bible 2nd Edition, Hardcover
Retail: $49.99
Our Price: $19.99
Save: $30.00 (60%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Notetaking Bible, Red Floral Cloth
HCSB Notetaking Bible, Red Floral Cloth
Retail: $44.99
Our Price: $8.49
Save: $36.50 (81%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Giant Print Reference Bible, Brown Genuine Cowhide
HCSB Giant Print Reference Bible, Brown Genuine Cowhide
Retail: $69.99
Our Price: $12.99
Save: $57.00 (81%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
HCSB Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Brown Genuine Cowhide
HCSB Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Brown Genuine Cowhide
Retail: $79.99
Our Price: $19.99
Save: $60.00 (75%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars

Bible Gateway Sponsors