14 lAlexander the coppersmith did me great harm; mthe Lord will repay him according to his deeds.
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and that to you, O Lord, belongs steadfast love.
For you will render to a man
according to his work.
If you say, “Behold, we did not know this,”
does not he who weighs the heart perceive it?
Does not he who keeps watch over your soul know it,
and will he not repay man according to his work?
Remember Tobiah and Sanballat, O my God, according to these things that they did, and also the prophetess Noadiah and the rest of the prophets who wanted to make me afraid.
Remember them, O my God, because they have desecrated the priesthood and the covenant of the priesthood and the Levites.
Give to them according to their work
and according to the evil of their deeds;
give to them according to the work of their hands;
render them their due reward.
Pay her back as she herself has paid back others,
and repay her double for her deeds;
mix a double portion for her in the cup she mixed.
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