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20 He won’t brush aside the bruised and broken.
    He will be gentle with the weak and feeble,[a]
    until his victory releases justice.

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  1. Matthew 12:20 Or “A bruised reed he will not break and a smoldering wick he will not extinguish.” The Hebrew Matthew adds a phrase here that corresponds to Isa. 42: “He will not fail or be discouraged.”