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Isaiah 59:4-5

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59:4 No one is concerned about justice; 1 

no one sets forth his case truthfully.

They depend on false words 2  and tell lies;

they conceive of oppression 3 

and give birth to sin.

59:5 They hatch the eggs of a poisonous snake

and spin a spider’s web.

Whoever eats their eggs will die,

a poisonous snake is hatched. 4 

1 tn Heb “no one pleads with justice.”

2 tn Heb “nothing”; NAB “emptiness.”

3 tn Or “trouble” (NIV), or “harm.”

4 tn Heb “that which is pressed in hatches [as] a snake.”



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