21 “Remember these, O Jacob,
And Israel, for you are My servant;
I have formed you, you are My servant;
O Israel, you will not be qforgotten by Me!
22 rI have blotted out, like a thick cloud, your transgressions,
And like a cloud, your sins.
Return to Me, for sI have redeemed you.”
23 tSing, O heavens, for the Lord has done it!
Shout, you lower parts of the earth;
Break forth into singing, you mountains,
O forest, and every tree in it!
For the Lord has redeemed Jacob,
And uglorified Himself in Israel.
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