1 Samuel 2:6-8 NIV

6 “The LORD brings death and makes alive; he brings down to the grave and raises up.

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7 The LORD sends poverty and wealth; he humbles and he exalts.

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8 He raises the poor from the dust and lifts the needy from the ash heap; he seats them with princes and has them inherit a throne of honor. “For the foundations of the earth are the LORD’s; on them he has set the world.