5 Or do you think Scripture says without reason that he jealously longs for the spirit he has caused to dwell in usa ?

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    • h 4:5 - Or "that the spirit he caused to dwell in us envies intensely;" or "that the Spirit he caused to dwell in us longs jealously"
      6 But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but shows favor to the humble.”b

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      7 Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.

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      8 Come near to God and he will come near to you. Wash your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
      9 Grieve, mourn and wail. Change your laughter to mourning and your joy to gloom.

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      10 Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.

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