Your mercy, O Lord, is in the heavens, and your strong purpose is as high as the clouds.
For your mercy is great, stretching up to the heavens, and your righteousness goes up to the clouds.
Why do you take pride in wrongdoing, lifting yourself up against the upright man all the day?
Let the sinner give up his way, and the evil-doer his purpose: and let him come back to the Lord, and he will have mercy on him; and to our God, for there is full forgiveness with him.
So that we, who have gone in flight from danger to the hope which has been put before us, may have a strong comfort in two unchanging things, in which it is not possible for God to be false;