LEB(i) 1 And he told them a parable to show that they must always pray and not be discouraged, 2 saying, "There was a certain judge in a certain town who did not fear God and did not respect people. 3 And there was a widow in that town, and she kept coming to him, saying, 'Grant me justice against my adversary!' 4 And he was not willing for a time, but after these things he said to himself, 'Even if I do not fear God or respect people, 5 yet because this widow is causing trouble for me, I will grant her justice, so that she does not wear me down in the end by her* coming back!'" 6 And the Lord said, "Listen to what the unrighteous judge is saying! 7 And will not God surely ⌊see to it that justice is done⌋* to his chosen ones who cry out to him day and night, and will he delay toward them?