Proverbs 13:6
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צְדָקָה תִּצֹּר תָּם דָּרֶךְ וְרִשְׁעָה תְּסַלֵּף חַטָּאת:
Righteousness protects one whose way is blameless; wickedness subverts the sinner. [JPS translation]
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Suggested Discussion Questions:

1. Is this text true? Why?

2. How do explain inconsistencies between action and punishment today?

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Time Period: Biblical (early ancestors to 165 BCE)