Read the passage out loud or silently to yourself. Insert your name where there are blanks.
Look, ___________! The Lord does not lack the power to save,
nor are his ears too dull to hear,
but your misdeeds have separated you from your God.
Your sins have hidden his face from you
so that you aren’t heard.
- Isaiah 59:1-2 (Common English Bible)
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