He will cover you with His pinions, And under His wings you may seek refuge; His faithfulness is a shield and bulwark.
'He shall also take away its crop with its feathers and cast it beside the altar eastward, to the place of the ashes.
"The ostriches' wings flap joyously With the pinion and plumage of love,
saying, 'Thus says the Lord GOD, "A great eagle with great wings, long pinions and a full plumage of many colors came to Lebanon and took away the top of the cedar.
"But there was another great eagle with great wings and much plumage; and behold, this vine bent its roots toward him and sent out its branches toward him from the beds where it was planted, that he might water it.
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