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Job 40:4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

“See, I am of small account; what shall I answer you?
    I lay my hand on my mouth.

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Job 29:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

the nobles refrained from talking,
    and laid their hands on their mouths;

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Job 21:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Look at me, and be appalled,
    and lay your hand upon your mouth.

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Job 42:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

therefore I despise myself,
    and repent in dust and ashes.”

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Isaiah 6:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

And I said: “Woe is me! I am lost, for I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips; yet my eyes have seen the King, the Lord of hosts!”

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Proverbs 30:32 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

32 If you have been foolish, exalting yourself,
    or if you have been devising evil,
    put your hand on your mouth.

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Ezra 9:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

and said,

“O my God, I am too ashamed and embarrassed to lift my face to you, my God, for our iniquities have risen higher than our heads, and our guilt has mounted up to the heavens.

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Judges 18:19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

19 They said to him, “Keep quiet! Put your hand over your mouth, and come with us, and be to us a father and a priest. Is it better for you to be priest to the house of one person, or to be priest to a tribe and clan in Israel?”

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Genesis 32:10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

10 I am not worthy of the least of all the steadfast love and all the faithfulness that you have shown to your servant, for with only my staff I crossed this Jordan; and now I have become two companies.

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Genesis 18:27 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

27 Abraham answered, “Let me take it upon myself to speak to the Lord, I who am but dust and ashes.

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1 Timothy 1:15 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

15 The saying is sure and worthy of full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners—of whom I am the foremost.

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Luke 18:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 But the tax collector, standing far off, would not even look up to heaven, but was beating his breast and saying, ‘God, be merciful to me, a sinner!’

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Luke 15:18-19 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

18 I will get up and go to my father, and I will say to him, “Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you; 19 I am no longer worthy to be called your son; treat me like one of your hired hands.”’

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Luke 5:8 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

But when Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at Jesus’ knees, saying, “Go away from me, Lord, for I am a sinful man!”

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Zechariah 2:13 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 Be silent, all people, before the Lord; for he has roused himself from his holy dwelling.

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Habakkuk 2:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 But the Lord is in his holy temple;
    let all the earth keep silence before him!

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Micah 7:16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 The nations shall see and be ashamed
    of all their might;
they shall lay their hands on their mouths;
    their ears shall be deaf;

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Daniel 9:7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

“Righteousness is on your side, O Lord, but open shame, as at this day, falls on us, the people of Judah, the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and all Israel, those who are near and those who are far away, in all the lands to which you have driven them, because of the treachery that they have committed against you.

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Daniel 9:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

we have sinned and done wrong, acted wickedly and rebelled, turning aside from your commandments and ordinances.

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Isaiah 64:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

We have all become like one who is unclean,
    and all our righteous deeds are like a filthy cloth.
We all fade like a leaf,
    and our iniquities, like the wind, take us away.

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Isaiah 53:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

All we like sheep have gone astray;
    we have all turned to our own way,
and the Lord has laid on him
    the iniquity of us all.

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Psalm 51:4-5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Against you, you alone, have I sinned,
    and done what is evil in your sight,
so that you are justified in your sentence
    and blameless when you pass judgment.
Indeed, I was born guilty,
    a sinner when my mother conceived me.

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