For now ye are become His; ye see a terror, and are afraid.
Did I say: 'Give unto me'? or: 'Offer a present for me of your substance'?
or: 'Deliver me from the adversary's hand'? or: 'Redeem me from the hand of the oppressors'?
Teach me, and I will hold my peace; and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.
How forcible are words of uprightness! But what doth your arguing argue?
Do ye hold words to be an argument, but the speeches of one that is desperate to be wind?
Yea, ye would cast lots upon the fatherless, and dig a pit for your friend.
Now therefore be pleased to look upon me; for surely I shall not lie to your face.
Return, I pray you, let there be no injustice; yea, return again, my cause is righteous.
Is there injustice on my tongue? Cannot my taste discern crafty devices?