Proverbs 15:27-29 New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
27 The greedy tear down their own house,
but those who hate bribes will live.
28 The heart of the just ponders a response,
but the mouth of the wicked spews evil.
29 The Lord is far from the wicked,
but hears the prayer of the just.
New American Bible (Revised Edition) (NABRE)
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