there he brought the hungry to live, and they founded a city where they could settle.
They sowed fields and planted vineyards1 that yielded a fruitful harvest;
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he blessed them, and their numbers greatly increased,2 and he did not let their herds diminish.3
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Then their numbers decreased,4 and they were humbled5 by oppression, calamity and sorrow;
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he who pours contempt on nobles6 made them wander in a trackless waste.7
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But he lifted the needy8 out of their affliction and increased their families like flocks.9
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The upright see and rejoice,10 but all the wicked shut their mouths.11
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Whoever is wise,12 let him heed these things and consider the great love13 of the LORD.
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