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A voice is saying, “Call!”
    And he said, “What shall I call?”
All humankind[a] are grass,
    and all his loyalty is like the flowers of the field.
Grass withers; the flower withers
when the breath of Yahweh blows on it.
    Surely the people are grass.
Grass withers; the flower withers,
    but[b] the word of our God will stand forever.

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  1. Isaiah 40:6 Literally “flesh”
  2. Isaiah 40:8 Or “and”