"Now a word was brought to me stealthily, And my ear received a whisper of it. (Job 4:12)

"Amid disquieting thoughts from the visions of the night, When deep sleep falls on men, (Job 4:13)

Dread came upon me, and trembling, And made all my bones shake. (Job 4:14)

"Then a spirit passed by my face; The hair of my flesh bristled up. (Job 4:15)

"It stood still, but I could not discern its appearance; A form was before my eyes; There was silence, then I heard a voice: (Job 4:16)

`Can mankind be just before God? Can a man be pure before his Maker? (Job 4:17)

`He puts no trust even in His servants; And against His angels He charges error. (Job 4:18)

`How much more those who dwell in houses of clay, Whose foundation is in the dust, Who are crushed before the moth! (Job 4:19)

`Between morning and evening they are broken in pieces; Unobserved, they perish forever. (Job 4:20)

`Is not their tent-cord plucked up within them? They die, yet without wisdom.' (Job 4:21)


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