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Truly, no ransom avails for one’s life,[a]
    there is no price one can give to God for it.
For the ransom of life is costly,
    and can never suffice,
that one should live on forever
    and never see the grave.[b]

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 49:7 Another reading is no one can ransom a brother
  2. Psalm 49:9 Heb the pit

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