They repay me evil for the good I have done; though I have tried to do good to them, they hurl accusations at me. 1
Those who repay my good with evil slander me when I pursue what is good.
And those who repay evil for good, They oppose me, because I follow what is good.
They repay me evil for good and oppose me because I stand for the right.
I give out good and get back evil from God-haters who can't stand a God-lover.
They give me back evil for good; they are my haters because I go after the thing which is right.
Those who render me evil for good are my adversaries because I follow after good.
Those also who render evil for good, They are my adversaries, because I follow what is good.
They also that render
are mine adversaries
because I follow
[the thing that] good
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for the good I have done; though I have tried to do good
, they hurl accusations
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1 tn Heb “the ones who repay evil instead of good accuse me, instead of my pursuing good.”