Which of the holy onesab will you turn to?
and jealousy slays the gullible.ac
but I immediately pronounced a curse on his home.
They are crushed at the city gate,ad
with no one to rescue them.
even taking it out of the thorns.F
The thirstyG pant for his children’s wealth.
7 But humans are born for troublea
as surely as sparks fly upward.
and would present my case to him.b
9 He does greatc and unsearchable things,
wonders without number.d
and sends water to the fields.e
and mourners are lifted to safety.f
so that theyA achieve no success.
so that the plans of the deceptive
are quickly brought to an end.g
and they grope at noon
as if it were night.h
and from the clutches of the powerful.
and injustice shuts its mouth.j
so do not reject the discipline of the Almighty.
he strikes, but his hands also heal.k
no harm will touch you in seven.
and in battle, from the power of the sword.l
21 You will be safe from slanderC
and not fear destruction when it comes.m
and not fear the land’s wild creatures.
and the wild animals will be at peace with you.n
24 You will know that your tent is secure,o
and nothing will be missing when you inspect your home.
and your descendants like the grass of the earth.
as a stack of sheaves is gathered in its season.
Hear it and understand it for yourself.
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