You journeyed to the king with oil and multiplied your perfumes; 1you sent your envoys far off, and sent down even to Sheol.
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You were wearied with the length of your way, 2but you did not say, "It is hopeless"; you found new life for your strength, and so you were not faint.
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3Whom did you dread and fear, 4so that you lied, and did not remember me, did not lay it to heart? 5Have I not held my peace, even for a long time, and you do not fear me?
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I will declare your righteousness and your deeds, but they will not profit you.
6When you cry out, let your collection of idols deliver you! The wind will carry them off, a breath will take them away. 7But he who takes refuge in me shall possess the land and shall inherit 8my holy mountain.
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And it shall be said, 9"Build up, build up, prepare the way, remove every obstruction from my people's way."
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For thus says 10the One who is high and lifted up, who inhabits eternity, whose name is 11Holy: 12"I dwell in the high and holy place, and also 13with him who is of a contrite and lowly spirit, 14to revive the spirit of the lowly, and to revive the heart of the contrite.
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15For I will not contend forever, nor will I always be angry; for the spirit would grow faint before me, and the breath of life that I made.
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Because of the iniquity of his 16unjust gain I was angry, I struck him; I hid my face and was angry, but he went on backsliding in the way of his own heart.
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I have seen his ways, 17but I will heal him; I will lead him 18and restore comfort to him and his mourners,
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19creating 20the fruit of the lips. 21Peace, peace, 22to the far and to the near," says the LORD, 23"and I will heal him.
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