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    Would He oppose me merely with His great power? Surely not!
        Surely He would show me the respect of listening to my argument.
    There, in that courtroom, a moral man might hope to reason with Him,
        and I would escape my Judge forever.

    Alas, wherever I go, ahead or behind,
        He is not there;
        I am unable to find Him.

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Would he vigorously oppose me?(A)
    No, he would not press charges against me.(B)
There the upright(C) can establish their innocence before him,(D)
    and there I would be delivered forever from my judge.(E)

“But if I go to the east, he is not there;
    if I go to the west, I do not find him.

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Will he plead against me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.

There the righteous might dispute with him; so should I be delivered for ever from my judge.

Behold, I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I cannot perceive him:

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