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Lamentations 3:24

    Lamentations 3:24 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    The LORD is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    The LORD is my portion, said my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Jehovah is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    I said to myself, The Lord is my heritage; and because of this I will have hope in him.

    Webster's Revision

    Jehovah is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

    World English Bible

    Yahweh is my portion, says my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    The LORD is my portion, saith my soul; therefore will I hope in him.

    Clarke's Commentary on Lamentations 3:24

    The Lord is my portion - See on Psalm 119:67 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on Lamentations 3:24

    The Lord is my portion - "My portion is Yahweh," see Numbers 18:20; Psalm 16:5 ff.

    Therefore will I hope in him - A more full expression of the confidence present in the prophet's mind in Lamentations 3:21, but based now upon God's faithfulness in showing mercy.