17:7 My blessing is on those people who trust in me,
who put their confidence in me. 1
17:8 They will be like a tree planted near a stream
whose roots spread out toward the water.
It has nothing to fear when the heat comes.
Its leaves are always green.
It has no need to be concerned in a year of drought.
It does not stop bearing fruit.
1 tn Heb “Blessed is the person who trusts in the