Chapter 26 – Lamentations


Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Name the author of the book of Lamentations.
  • Identify to whom the book of Lamentations was written.
  • State the purpose for the book of Lamentations.
  • Write the Key Verses of the book of Lamentations from memory.
  • State the Life and Ministry Principle for the book of Lamentations.


AUTHOR: Jeremiah
TO WHOM: Jews who were captive in Babylon
PURPOSE: To produce repentance necessary for spiritual restoration.
KEY VERSES: Lamentations 3:22-23
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE: God is faithful in both judgment and mercy.

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.