23"Oh that my words were written ! Oh that they were 2inscribed in a book !
"That with an ironstylus and lead They were engraved in the rockforever !
"As for me, I know that 3my aRedeemerlives, And bat the last He will take His stand on the cearth.
"Even after my skindis destroyed, Yet from my flesh I shall 4seeGod ;
27Whom I emyself shall behold, And whom my eyes will see and not another. My fheart5faintsgwithin me!
28"If you say, 'How shall we 6persecute him?' And 'hWhat pretext for a case against him can we find ?'
"Then be afraid of 7the sword for yourselves, For wrath brings the punishment of the sword, So that you may know8there is judgment."