18 But God will never forget the needy;
    the hope(A) of the afflicted(B) will never perish.

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May he judge your people in righteousness,(A)
    your afflicted ones with justice.

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17 Some became fools(A) through their rebellious ways(B)
    and suffered affliction(C) because of their iniquities.

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67 Before I was afflicted(A) I went astray,(B)
    but now I obey your word.(C)

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71 It was good for me to be afflicted(A)
    so that I might learn your decrees.

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75 I know, Lord, that your laws are righteous,(A)
    and that in faithfulness(B) you have afflicted me.

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