23 This is what the Lord says:

“Let not the wise boast of their wisdom(A)
    or the strong boast of their strength(B)
    or the rich boast of their riches,(C)

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24 but let the one who boasts boast(A) about this:
    that they have the understanding to know(B) me,
that I am the Lord,(C) who exercises kindness,(D)
    justice and righteousness(E) on earth,
    for in these I delight,”
declares the Lord.

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I will glory(A) in the Lord;
    let the afflicted hear and rejoice.(B)

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In God we make our boast(A) all day long,(B)
    and we will praise your name forever.[a](C)

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 44:8 The Hebrew has Selah (a word of uncertain meaning) here.
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17 But, “Let the one who boasts boast in the Lord.”[a](A)

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Footnotes

  1. 2 Corinthians 10:17 Jer. 9:24
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