Jesus’s Lamentation over Jerusalem

34 “Jerusalem, Jerusalem,(A) who kills the prophets and stones(B) those who are sent to her.(C) How often I wanted to gather your children(D) together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings,(E) but you were not willing!(F) 35 See, your house is abandoned to you.(G) I tell you, you will not see me until the time comes when[a] you say,’ Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord’!”[b](H)

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Footnotes

  1. 13:35 Other mss omit the time comes when
  2. 13:35 Ps 118:26

34 “Jerusalem, Jerusalem, you who kill the prophets and stone those sent to you, how often I have longed to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings,(A) and you were not willing. 35 Look, your house is left to you desolate.(B) I tell you, you will not see me again until you say, ‘Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.’[a](C)

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Footnotes

  1. Luke 13:35 Psalm 118:26

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