|Complete Jewish Bible (CJB)
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21 but has no root in himself. So he stays on for a while; but as soon as some trouble or persecution arises on account of the message, he immediately falls away.
21 But since he has no root, he lasts only a short time. When trouble or persecution comes because of the word, he quickly falls away.
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