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And thou shalt grope at noonday, as the blind gropeth in darkness, and thou shalt not prosper in thy ways: and thou shalt be only oppressed and spoiled evermore, and no man shall save thee.
By day, they encounter darkness, and, as though it were night, they grope at high noon.
They grope about in the dark, having no light, and He hath made them to reel, like a drunken man.
Let their eyes become too dim to see, And, their loins, continually cause thou to shake;
We grope, as blind men for a wall, Yea, as men without eyes, do we grope, - We have stumbled at broad noon as though it were twilight, In desolate places like the dead!
For this cause, faint is our heart, For these things, dimmed are our eyes:
And I will bring distress to mankind, and they shall walk like them who are blind, because, against Yahweh, have they sinned, - and their blood, shall be poured out, as dust, and their bowels like dung.
What then? That which Israel seeketh after, the same, it hath not obtained: - the election, however, have obtained it, and, the rest, have been hardened; -
2 Corinthians 4:3
And, even if our glad-message is veiled, in them who are perishing, it is veiled,