The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
LAM 4:6 For the punishment of the iniquity of the daughter of my people
is greater than the punishment of the sin of Sodom, that was overthrown
as in a moment, and no hands stayed on her.
LAM 4:7 Her Nazarites were purer than snow, they were whiter than milk,
they were more ruddy in body than rubies, their polishing was of
LAM 4:8 Their visage is blacker than a coal; they are not known in the
streets: their skin cleaveth to their bones; it is withered, it is
become like a stick.
LAM 4:9 They that be slain with the sword are better than they that be
slain with hunger: for these pine away, stricken through for want of the
King James Bible