12 “Sow for yourselves justice, reap the reward of loyalty;Break up for yourselves a new field,(A) for it is time to seek the Lord, till he comes and rains justice upon you.”(B)
7 Some seed fell among thorns, and the thorns grew up and choked it.
22 The seed sown among thorns is the one who hears the word, but then worldly anxiety and the lure of riches choke the word and it bears no fruit.
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