1 Samuel 2:6-8 NIV

6 "The LORD brings death and makes alive;1 he brings down to the gravea and raises up.2

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7 The LORD sends poverty and wealth;3 he humbles and he exalts.4

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8 He raises5 the poor6 from the dust7 and lifts the needy8 from the ash heap; he seats them with princes and has them inherit a throne of honor.9 "For the foundations10 of the earth are the LORD's; upon them he has set the world.