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For the Lord (A)has called you
Like a woman forsaken and grieved in spirit,
Like a youthful wife when you were refused,”
Says your God.
“For(B) a mere moment I have forsaken you,
But with great mercies (C)I will gather you.
With a little wrath I hid My face from you for a moment;
(D)But with everlasting kindness I will have mercy on you,”
Says the Lord, your Redeemer.

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Scripture taken from the New King James Version®. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. Used by permission. All rights reserved.

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