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Lamentations

Lamentations pictures a man puzzling over the results of evil and suffering in the world. Jeremiah lamented a tragedy of Jerusalem's making.

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Lamentations: A Prophet’s Broken Heart

The ravages of war and the consequences of disaster are usually beyond belief or description. Few are those who can capture the tragic scene in words. Jeremiah was one of the few. His brief, biting journal of what he saw and felt following the fall of his beloved nation is contained in this short book.