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But in my adversity they rejoiced, and gathered themselves together: yea, the attackers gathered themselves together against me, and I knew it not; they did tear me, and ceased not:
You make us a reproach to our neighbors, a scorn and a derision to them that are round about us.
And when they had platted a crown of thorns, they put it upon his head, and a reed in his right hand: and they bowed the knee before him, and mocked him, saying, Hail, King of the Jews!
And others had trial of cruel mockings and scourgings, yea, moreover of bonds and imprisonment:
Cast out the scoffer, and contention shall go out; yea, strife and reproach shall cease.