Does God pervert justice?1 Does the Almighty pervert what is right?2
When your children sinned against him, he gave them over to the penalty of their sin.3
But if you will look to God and plead4 with the Almighty,5
if you are pure and upright, even now he will rouse himself on your behalf6 and restore you to your rightful place.7
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