The goodness of God endures continually.
Like a sharp razor, working deceitfully.
Lying rather than speaking righteousness.
You deceitful tongue.
He shall take you away, and pluck you out of your dwelling place,
And uproot you from the land of the living.
And shall laugh at him, saying,
But trusted in the abundance of his riches,
And strengthened himself in his 2wickedness.”
8 But I am clike a green olive tree in the house of God;
I trust in the mercy of God forever and ever.
Because You have done it;
And in the presence of Your saints
I will wait on Your name, for it 3is good.
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