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Proverbs 11 :: New Living Translation (NLT)

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The LORD detests the use of dishonest scales,
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Or and those who win souls are wise.
Greek version reads If the righteous are barely saved, / what will happen to godless sinners? Compare 1 Pet 4:18.

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