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I will give you sincere thanks, when I learn your just regulations.
As for the Rock, his work is perfect, for all his ways are just. He is a reliable God who is never unjust, he is fair and upright.
For he does not still consider a person, that he should come before God in judgment.
Lord, you have always been fair whenever I have complained to you. However, I would like to speak with you about the disposition of justice. Why are wicked people successful? Why do all dishonest people have such easy lives?
Far be it from you to do such a thing -- to kill the godly with the wicked, treating the godly and the wicked alike! Far be it from you! Will not the judge of the whole earth do what is right?"
Absolutely not! Let God be proven true, and every human being shown up as a liar, just as it is written: "so that you will be justified in your words and will prevail when you are judged."
The Lord always proves faithful and reliable to those who follow the demands of his covenant.
If his sons reject my law and disobey my regulations,
For they disciplined us for a little while as seemed good to them, but he does so for our benefit, that we may share his holiness.
All those I love, I rebuke and discipline. So be earnest and repent!