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Passage Lookup: Luke 18:1-8

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Luke 18:1
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Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they (a)ought to pray and not to (b)lose heart,
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Luke 18:2
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saying, "In a certain city there was a judge who did not fear God and did not (c)respect man.
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Luke 18:3
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There was a widow in that city, and she kept coming to him, saying, ‘[a]Give me legal protection from my opponent.'
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Luke 18:4
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For a while he was unwilling; but afterward he said to himself, ‘Even though I do not fear God nor (d)respect man,
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Luke 18:5
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yet (e)because this widow bothers me, I will [b]give her legal protection, otherwise by continually coming she will [c](f)wear me out.'"
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Luke 18:6
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And (g)the Lord said, "Hear what the unrighteous judge *said;
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Luke 18:7
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now, will not God (h)bring about justice for His (i)elect who cry to Him day and night, [d]and will He (j)delay long over them?
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Luke 18:8
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I tell you that He will bring about justice for them quickly. However, when the Son of Man comes, (k)will He find [e]faith on the earth?"
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