Job 29:10-20 NIV

10 the voices of the nobles were hushed,1 and their tongues stuck to the roof of their mouths.2

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11 Whoever heard me spoke well of me, and those who saw me commended me,3

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12 because I rescued the poor4 who cried for help, and the fatherless5 who had none to assist him.6

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13 The man who was dying blessed me;7 I made the widow's8 heart sing.

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14 I put on righteousness9 as my clothing; justice was my robe and my turban.10

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15 I was eyes11 to the blind and feet to the lame.12

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16 I was a father to the needy;13 I took up the case14 of the stranger.15

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17 I broke the fangs of the wicked and snatched the victims16 from their teeth.17

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18 "I thought, 'I will die in my own house, my days as numerous as the grains of sand.18

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19 My roots will reach to the water,19 and the dew will lie all night on my branches.20

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20 My glory will remain fresh21 in me, the bow22 ever new in my hand.'23

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