Psalm 137:1
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By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yes, we wept, when we remembered Zion.

A.M. cir.

3463. B.C. cir

541. The author of this beautiful and affecting elegy is unknown, but the occasion is evident; and it was most probably composed during or near the close of the captivity.

the rivers

Genesis 2:10-14 And a river went out of Eden to water the garden; and from there it was parted, and became into four heads...

Ezra 8:21,31 Then I proclaimed a fast there, at the river of Ahava, that we might afflict ourselves before our God...

Ezekiel 1:1 Now it came to pass in the thirtieth year, in the fourth month, in the fifth day of the month...

there sat

Nehemiah 1:3,4 And they said to me, The remnant that are left of the captivity there in the province are in great affliction and reproach...

Nehemiah 2:3 And said to the king, Let the king live for ever: why should not my countenance be sad, when the city...

Job 2:12,13 And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and knew him not, they lifted up their voice, and wept; and they rent every one his mantle...

Jeremiah 13:17,18 But if you will not hear it, my soul shall weep in secret places for your pride; and my eye shall weep sore, and run down with tears...

Jeremiah 15:17 I sat not in the assembly of the mockers, nor rejoiced; I sat alone because of your hand: for you have filled me with indignation.

Lamentations 2:10 The elders of the daughter of Zion sit on the ground, and keep silence: they have cast up dust on their heads...

Ezekiel 3:15 Then I came to them of the captivity at Telabib, that dwelled by the river of Chebar, and I sat where they sat...

we wept

Psalm 42:4 When I remember these things, I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God...

Psalm 102:9-14 For I have eaten ashes like bread, and mingled my drink with weeping...

Isaiah 66:10 Rejoice you with Jerusalem, and be glad with her, all you that love her: rejoice for joy with her, all you that mourn for her:

Jeremiah 51:50,51 You that have escaped the sword, go away, stand not still: remember the LORD afar off, and let Jerusalem come into your mind...

Lamentations 1:16 For these things I weep; my eye, my eye runs down with water, because the comforter that should relieve my soul is far from me...

Lamentations 2:11,18 My eyes do fail with tears, my bowels are troubled, my liver is poured on the earth, for the destruction of the daughter of my people...

Lamentations 3:48,51 My eye runs down with rivers of water for the destruction of the daughter of my people...

Daniel 9:3 And I set my face to the Lord God, to seek by prayer and supplications, with fasting, and sackcloth, and ashes:

Daniel 10:2,3 In those days I Daniel was mourning three full weeks...

Luke 19:41 And when he was come near, he beheld the city, and wept over it,

Revelation 11:3 And I will give power to my two witnesses, and they shall prophesy a thousand two hundred and three score days, clothed in sackcloth.

Strong's Concordance
By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion.
Topical Bible
Babylon Memory Remembered Rivers Sat Seated Sit Waters Weeping Wept Yea Yes Zion
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Psalms Chapter 137 Verse 1

Alphabetical: and Babylon By down of remembered rivers sat the There we wept when Zion

OT Poetry: Psalm 137:1 By the rivers of Babylon there we (Psalm Ps Psa.)
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