The people began shouting, "His is the voice of a god and not a man."
so he said loudly, "Stand straight up on your feet." And the man jumped up and began walking.
These people are gripers and complainers, living according to their own [evil] desires, whose mouths speak boastfully, and who show partiality [toward certain people] to gain some advantage.
And they [all] worshiped the dragon because he had given authority to the beast. And they worshiped the beast, saying, "Who is like the beast?" and "Who is able to wage war against him?"
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