March 6, 2018
Let the peoples of God cry out before the Lord and pray:
Spare us, O Lord!
Help us to be above reproach.
Do not let us be ridiculed among the nations -
nor a mockery among ourselves!
Let us not be ridiculed
nor a joke to unbelievers
Why should anyone ever say,
“Where is their God?”
Mary Harwell Sayler, ©2018, prayer-a-phrased Joel 2:17 from many of the numerous translations on Bible Gateway.
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