(for that righteous man, living among them day after day, was tormented in his righteous soul by the lawless deeds he saw and heard)—
(for by what he saw and heard that righteous man, while living among them, felt his righteous soul tormented day after day by their lawless deeds),
Yes, he was a righteous man who was distressed by the wickedness he saw and heard day after day.
Surrounded by moral rot day after day after day, that righteous man was in constant torment.
(Because the soul of that upright man living among them was pained from day to day by seeing and hearing their crimes):
(for that righteous man, living among them day after day, was tormented in his righteous soul by their lawless deeds that he saw and heard),
(for that righteous man, dwelling among them, tormented his righteous soul from day to day by seeing and hearing their lawless deeds) ––
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1 tn Grk “that righteous man tormented his righteous soul.”
2 tn Grk “by lawless deeds, in seeing and hearing [them].”