31 God’s anger rose against them; he put to death the sturdiest among them, cutting down the young men of Israel.

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32 In spite of all this, they kept on sinning; in spite of his wonders, they did not believe.

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      33 So he ended their days in futility and their years in terror.

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      34 Whenever God slew them, they would seek him; they eagerly turned to him again.

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      35 They remembered that God was their Rock, that God Most High was their Redeemer.

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      36 But then they would flatter him with their mouths, lying to him with their tongues;

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      37 their hearts were not loyal to him, they were not faithful to his covenant.

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      38 Yet he was merciful; he forgave their iniquities and did not destroy them. Time after time he restrained his anger and did not stir up his full wrath.

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      39 He remembered that they were but flesh, a passing breeze that does not return.

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      40 How often they rebelled against him in the wilderness and grieved him in the wasteland!

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      41 Again and again they put God to the test; they vexed the Holy One of Israel.

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