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 Job 3:2 - 42:6
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   Book of Job
   Chapter 3  - Click for Chapter Audio
3:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And Job said, F19
 
3:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let R44 the day perish on which I was to be born, And the night which said, `A boy F20 is conceived.'
 
3:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"May that day be darkness; Let not God above care for it, Nor light shine on it.
 
3:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let darkness R45 and black gloom claim it; Let a cloud settle on it; Let the blackness of the day terrify it.
 
3:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As for that night, let darkness seize it; Let it not rejoice among the days of the year; Let it not come into the number of the months.
 
3:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, let that night be barren; Let no joyful shout enter it.
 
3:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let those curse it who curse the day, Who are prepared F21 to rouse R46 Leviathan.
 
3:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let the stars of its twilight be darkened; Let it wait for light but have none, And let it not see the breaking F22 dawn;
 
3:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Because it did not shut the opening of my mother's womb, Or hide trouble from my eyes.
 
3:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why R47 did I not die at F23 birth, Come forth from the womb and expire?
 
3:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why did the knees receive me, And why the breasts, that I should suck?
 
3:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For now I would R48 have lain down and been quiet; I would have slept then, I would have been at rest,
 
3:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
With kings R49 and with counselors R50 of the earth, Who rebuilt ruins R51 for themselves;
 
3:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Or with princes R52 who R53 had gold, Who were filling their houses with silver.
 
3:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Or like a miscarriage which is discarded, F24 I would not be, As infants that never saw light.
 
3:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"There the wicked cease from raging, And there the weary F25 are at rest. R54
 
3:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The prisoners are at ease together; They do not hear the voice of the taskmaster.
 
3:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The small and the great are there, And the slave is free from his master.
 
3:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why is light R55 given to him who suffers, And life to the bitter of soul,
 
3:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who long R56 F26 for death, but there is none, And dig for it more than for hidden R57 treasures,
 
3:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who rejoice greatly, And exult when they find the grave?
 
3:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why is light given to a man whose R58 way is hidden, And whom God R59 has hedged in?
 
3:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For my R60 groaning comes at the sight of my food, And my R61 cries pour out like water.
 
3:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For what R62 F27 I fear comes upon me, And what I dread befalls me.
 
3:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I am R63 not at ease, nor am I quiet, And I am not at rest, but turmoil comes."
 
   Chapter 4  - Click for Chapter Audio
4:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Eliphaz the Temanite answered, F28
 
4:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If one ventures a word with you, will you become impatient? But who R64 can refrain from F29 speaking?
 
4:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold you R65 have admonished many, And you have strengthened weak hands.
 
4:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Your words have helped F30 the tottering to stand, And you have strengthened feeble F31 knees.
 
4:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But now it has come to you, and you are R66 impatient; It touches R67 you, and you are dismayed.
 
4:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is not your fear R68 F32 of God your R69 confidence, And the integrity of your ways your hope?
 
4:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Remember now, who R70 ever perished being innocent? Or where were the upright destroyed?
 
4:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"According to what I have seen, those R71 who plow iniquity And those who sow trouble harvest it.
 
4:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"By the R72 breath of God they perish, And by R73 the blast F33 of His anger they come to an end.
 
4:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The roaring R74 of the lion and the voice of the fierce lion, And the teeth of the young lions are broken.
 
4:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The lion R75 perishes for lack of prey, And the whelps R76 of the lioness are scattered.
 
4:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now a word was R77 brought to me stealthily, And my ear received a whisper R78 of it.
 
4:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Amid disquieting thoughts R79 from the visions of the night, When deep sleep falls on men,
 
4:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Dread came upon me, and trembling, And made all F34 my bones shake.
 
4:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then a spirit F35 passed by my face; The hair of my flesh bristled up.
 
4:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It stood still, but I could not discern its appearance; A form was before my eyes; There was silence, then I heard a voice:
 
4:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Can mankind R80 be just before F36 God? Can a man be pure before F36 his Maker? R81
 
4:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`He R82 puts no trust even in His servants; And against His angels He charges error.
 
4:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`How much more those who dwell in houses R83 of clay, Whose foundation R84 is in the dust, Who are crushed before the moth!
 
4:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Between R85 morning and evening they are broken in pieces; Unobserved, they perish R86 forever.
 
4:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Is not their tent-cord R87 plucked up within them? They die, yet without R88 wisdom.'
 
   Chapter 5  - Click for Chapter Audio
5:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Call now, is there anyone who will answer you? And to which of the holy R89 ones will you turn?
 
5:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For anger R90 slays the foolish man, And jealousy kills the simple.
 
5:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I have seen the foolish R91 taking root, And I cursed R92 his abode immediately.
 
5:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His sons R93 are far from safety, They are even oppressed F37 in the gate, And there is no deliverer.
 
5:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His F38 harvest the hungry devour And take it to a place of thorns, And the schemer R94 F39 is eager for their wealth.
 
5:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For affliction R95 does not come from the dust, Nor does trouble sprout from the ground,
 
5:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
For man R96 is born for trouble, As sparks fly upward.
 
5:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But as for me, I would seek R97 God, And I would place my cause before God;
 
5:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who does R98 great and unsearchable things, Wonders F40 without number.
 
5:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He gives R99 rain on the earth And sends water on the fields,
 
5:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So that He R100 sets on high those who are lowly, And those who mourn are lifted to safety.
 
5:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He frustrates R101 the plotting of the shrewd, So that their hands cannot attain success.
 
5:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He captures R102 the wise by their own shrewdness, And the advice of the cunning is quickly thwarted.
 
5:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"By day they meet R103 with darkness, And grope at noon as in the night.
 
5:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But He saves from the R104 sword of their mouth, And the R105 poor from the hand of the mighty.
 
5:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"So the helpless has hope, And unrighteousness R106 must shut its mouth.
 
5:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, how happy R107 is the man whom God reproves, So do not despise the discipline R108 of the F41 Almighty.
 
5:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He R109 inflicts pain, and gives F42 relief; He wounds, and His hands also heal.
 
5:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From F43 six troubles He R110 will deliver you, Even in seven evil R111 will not touch you.
 
5:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"In famine R112 He will redeem you from death, And in R113 war from the power of the sword.
 
5:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will be hidden R114 from the scourge of the tongue, And R115 you will not be afraid of violence when it comes.
 
5:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will laugh R116 at violence and famine, And R117 you will not be afraid of wild F44 beasts.
 
5:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For you will be in league with the stones of the field, And the R118 beasts of the field will be at peace with you.
 
5:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will know that your tent R119 is secure, For you will visit your abode and fear no loss.
 
5:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will know also that your descendants R120 F45 will be many, And your R121 offspring as the grass of the earth.
 
5:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will come R122 to the grave in full vigor, Like the stacking of grain in its season.
 
5:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold this; we have investigated it, and so it is. Hear it, and know for yourself."
 
   Chapter 6  - Click for Chapter Audio
6:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job answered, F46
 
6:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh R123 that my grief were actually weighed And laid in the balances together with my calamity!
 
6:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For then it would be heavier R124 than the sand of the seas; Therefore my words have been rash.
 
6:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For the arrows R125 of the Almighty are within me, Their F47 poison R126 my spirit drinks; The terrors R127 of God are arrayed against me.
 
6:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Does the wild R128 donkey bray over his grass, Or does the ox low over his fodder?
 
6:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can something tasteless be eaten without salt, Or is there any taste in the white F48 of an egg?
 
6:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My soul refuses R129 to touch them; They are like loathsome food to me.
 
6:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh that my request might come to pass, And that God would grant my longing!
 
6:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Would that God were willing R130 to crush me, That He would loose His hand and cut me off!
 
6:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But it is still my consolation, And I rejoice in unsparing pain, That I have R131 not denied F49 the words of the Holy One.
 
6:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What is my strength, that I should wait? And what is my end, that I should endure? R132 F50
 
6:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is my strength the strength of stones, Or is my flesh bronze?
 
6:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is it that my help R133 is not within me, And that deliverance R134 F51 is driven from me?
 
6:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For the despairing R135 man there should be kindness from his friend; So that he does not forsake R136 the fear F52 of the Almighty.
 
6:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My brothers have acted deceitfully R137 like a wadi, F53 Like the torrents of wadis F53 which vanish,
 
6:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Which are turbid because of ice And into which the snow melts. F54
 
6:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When they R138 become waterless, they are F55 silent, When it is hot, they vanish from their place.
 
6:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The paths F56 of their course wind along, They go up into nothing and perish.
 
6:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The caravans of Tema R139 looked, The travelers of Sheba R140 hoped for them.
 
6:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They were R141 disappointed F57 for they had trusted, They came there and were confounded.
 
6:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Indeed, you have now become such, You R142 see a terror and are afraid.
 
6:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have I said, `Give me something,' Or, `Offer a bribe for me from your wealth,'
 
6:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Or, `Deliver me from the hand of the adversary,' Or, `Redeem me from the hand of the tyrants'?
 
6:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Teach me, and I R143 will be silent; And show me how I have erred.
 
6:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How painful are honest words! But what does your argument prove?
 
6:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you intend to reprove my words, When the words R144 of one in despair belong to the wind?
 
6:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You would even cast R145 lots for the R146 orphans And barter R147 over your friend.
 
6:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now please look at me, And see if I lie R148 to your face.
 
6:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Desist now, let there be no injustice; Even desist, my R149 righteousness is yet in it.
 
6:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is there injustice on my tongue? Cannot my R150 palate discern calamities? F58
 
   Chapter 7  - Click for Chapter Audio
7:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is F59 not man forced R151 to labor on earth, And are not his days like the days of a R152 hired man?
 
7:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As a slave who pants for the shade, And as a hired man who eagerly waits for his wages,
 
7:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So am I allotted months of vanity, And nights R153 of trouble are appointed me.
 
7:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When I lie R154 down I say, `When shall I arise?' But the night continues, And I am continually F60 tossing until dawn.
 
7:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My flesh R155 is clothed with worms and a crust of dirt, My skin hardens and runs.
 
7:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My days are swifter R156 than a weaver's shuttle, And come to an end without R157 hope.
 
7:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Remember that my life is R158 but breath; My eye will not R159 again see good.
 
7:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The eye R160 of him who sees me will behold me no longer; Your eyes will be on me, but I R161 will not be.
 
7:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When a cloud R162 vanishes, it is gone, So he R163 who goes down to Sheol R164 does not come up.
 
7:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will not return again to his house, Nor will his R165 place know him anymore.
 
7:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore I R166 will not restrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit, I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.
 
7:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Am I the sea, or the R167 sea monster, That You set a guard over me?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I say, `My R168 bed will comfort me, My couch will ease F61 my complaint,'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then You frighten me with dreams And terrify me by visions;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So that my soul would choose suffocation, Death rather than my pains. F62
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I waste R169 F63 away; I will not live forever. Leave me alone, for R170 my days are but a breath.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What R171 is man that You magnify him, And that You are F64 concerned about him,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That You R172 examine him every morning And try him every moment?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will R173 F65 You never turn Your gaze away from me, Nor let me alone until I swallow my spittle?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have R174 I sinned? What have I done to You, O watcher R175 of men? Why have You set me as Your target, So that I am a burden to myself?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why then do R176 You not pardon my transgression And take away my iniquity? For now I will lie R177 down in the dust; And You will seek me, but R178 I will not be."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Bildad the Shuhite answered, F66
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How long will you say these things, And the words R179 of your mouth be a mighty wind?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Does God R180 pervert justice? Or does the F67 Almighty pervert what is right?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If R181 your sons sinned against Him, Then He delivered them into the power F68 of their transgression.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If you would seek R182 God And implore the compassion of the F69 Almighty,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If you are pure and upright, Surely now He R183 would rouse Himself for you And restore your righteous estate. R184 F70
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though your beginning was insignificant, Yet your end R185 will increase greatly.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Please inquire R186 of past generations, And consider the things searched out by their fathers.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For we are only of yesterday and know nothing, Because our R187 days on earth are as a shadow.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will they not teach you and tell you, And bring forth words from their minds?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can the papyrus grow up without a marsh? Can the rushes grow without water?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"While it is still green and not cut down, Yet it withers before any other plant. F71
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"So are the paths of all R188 who forget God; And the hope R189 of the godless will perish,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Whose confidence is fragile, And whose trust a spider's R190 web. F72
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He trusts F73 in his house, R191 but it does not stand; He holds fast to it, but it does not endure.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He thrives R192 F74 before the sun, And his shoots R193 spread out over his garden.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His roots wrap around a rock pile, He grasps F75 a house of stones.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If he is removed F76 from his R194 place, Then it will deny him, saying, `I R195 never saw you.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, this R196 is the joy of His way; And out of the dust others will spring.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Lo, God R197 will not reject a man of integrity, Nor will R198 He support F77 the evildoers.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will yet fill your R199 mouth with laughter And your lips with shouting.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Those who hate you will be clothed R200 with shame, And the tent R201 of the wicked will be no longer."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job answered, F78
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"In truth I know that this is so; But how can a man R202 be in the right before F79 God?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If one wished to dispute R203 with Him, He could not answer Him once in a thousand times.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Wise R204 in heart and mighty R205 in strength, Who has defied R206 F80 Him without F81 harm?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It R207 is God who removes the mountains, they know not how, When He overturns them in His anger;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who shakes R208 the earth out of its place, And its pillars R209 tremble;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who commands the sun R210 not F82 to shine, And sets a seal upon the stars;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who alone stretches R211 out the heavens And tramples R212 F83 down the waves of the sea;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who makes the Bear, R213 Orion and the Pleiades, And the chambers R214 of the south;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who does R215 great things, unfathomable, F84 And wondrous works without number.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Were He to pass by me, I R216 would not see Him; Were He to move past me, I would not perceive Him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Were He to snatch away, who could restrain R217 Him? Who could say to Him, `What R218 are You doing?'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"God will not turn back His anger; Beneath Him crouch the helpers of Rahab. R219
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How then can I R220 answer F85 Him, And choose my words before F86 Him?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For though R221 I were right, I could not answer; F87 I would have to implore R222 the mercy of my judge.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I called and He answered me, I could not believe that He was listening to my voice.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He bruises R223 me with a tempest And multiplies my wounds without cause.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will not R224 allow me to get my breath, But saturates me with bitterness. R225
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If it is a matter of power, behold, R226 He is the strong one! And if it is a matter of justice, who can summon Him? F88
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though R227 I am righteous, my mouth will condemn R228 me; Though I am guiltless, He will declare me guilty.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I am guiltless; R229 I do not take notice of myself; I despise R230 my life.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It is all one; therefore I say, `He destroys R231 the guiltless and the wicked.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If the scourge kills suddenly, He mocks R232 the despair of the innocent.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The earth is R233 given into the hand of the wicked; He covers R234 the faces of its judges. If it is not He, then who is it?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now my R235 days are swifter than a runner; They flee away, they R236 see no good.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They slip by like reed R237 boats, Like an eagle R238 that swoops on its F89 prey.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though I say, `I will forget my R239 complaint, I will leave off my sad countenance and be cheerful,'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
I am afraid R240 of all my pains, I know that You R241 will not acquit me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I am accounted wicked, R242 Why then should I toil in vain?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I should wash R243 myself with snow And cleanse my R244 hands with lye,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Yet You would plunge me into the pit, And my own clothes would abhor me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He R245 is not a man as I am that I R246 may answer Him, That we may go to court F90 together.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"There is no umpire R247 between us, Who may lay his hand upon us both.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let Him remove R248 His rod from me, And let not dread of Him terrify me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then I would R249 speak and not fear Him; But I am not like that in myself.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I R250 F91 loathe my own life; I will give full vent to my R251 complaint; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I will say to God, `Do R252 not condemn me; Let me know why You contend with me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Is it right F92 for You indeed to oppress, R253 To reject the R254 labor of Your hands, And to F93 look favorably on the R255 schemes of the wicked?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Have You eyes of flesh? Or do You see R256 as a man sees?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Are Your days as the days of a mortal, Or Your R257 years as man's years,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That You R258 should seek for my guilt And search after my sin?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`According to Your knowledge I R259 am indeed not guilty, Yet there is no R260 deliverance from Your hand.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Your R261 hands fashioned and made me altogether, F94 And R262 would You destroy me?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Remember now, that You have made me as clay; R263 And would You turn R264 me into dust again?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Did You not pour me out like milk And curdle me like cheese;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Clothe me with skin and flesh, And knit me together with bones and sinews?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`You have granted R265 me life and lovingkindness; And Your care has preserved my spirit.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Yet these R266 things You have concealed in Your heart; I know that this is within You:
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I sin, then You would take R267 note of me, And would R268 not acquit me of my guilt.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`If I R269 am wicked, woe to me! And if R270 I am righteous, I dare not lift up my head. I am sated with disgrace and conscious F95 of my misery.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Should my head be lifted up, You R271 would hunt me like a lion; And again You would show Your power R272 against me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`You renew Your R273 witnesses against me And increase Your anger toward me; Hardship R274 F96 after hardship is with me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Why R275 then have You brought me out of the womb? Would that I had died and no eye had seen me!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`I should have been as though I had not been, Carried from womb to tomb.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Would He not let my R276 few days alone? Withdraw R277 F97 from me that I may have a little cheer
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Before I go--and R278 I shall not return-- To R279 the land of darkness and deep R280 shadow,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The land of utter gloom as darkness itself, Of deep shadow without order, And which shines as the darkness."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Zophar the Naamathite answered, F98
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Shall a multitude of words go unanswered, And a talkative R281 man be acquitted?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Shall your boasts silence men? And shall you scoff R282 and none rebuke?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For you R283 have said, `My teaching is pure, And I R284 am innocent in your eyes.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But would that God might speak, And open His lips against you,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And show you the secrets of wisdom! For sound wisdom has R285 F99 two sides. Know then that God forgets F100 a part of your R286 iniquity.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can R287 you discover the depths of God? Can you discover the limits of the Almighty?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are high R288 as the F101 heavens, what can you do? Deeper than Sheol, R289 F102 what can you know?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Its measure is longer than the earth And broader than the sea.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If He passes by or shuts up, Or calls an assembly, who R290 can restrain Him?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He R291 knows false men, And He sees R292 iniquity without F103 investigating.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"An R293 F104 idiot will become intelligent When the foal F105 of a wild R294 donkey is born a man.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If R295 you would direct R296 your heart right And spread R297 out your hand to Him,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If iniquity is in your hand, put R298 it far away, And do not let wickedness dwell in your tents;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then, indeed, you could lift R299 up your face without moral defect, And you would be steadfast and not R300 fear.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For you would forget R301 your trouble, As waters R302 that have passed by, you would remember it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Your life F106 would be brighter R303 F107 than noonday; Darkness would be like the morning.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then you would trust, because there is hope; And you would look around and rest securely.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You would lie R304 down and none would disturb you, And many would entreat R305 your favor. F108
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But the eyes R306 of the wicked will fail, And there F109 will be R307 no escape for them; And their hope R308 is to R309 F110 breathe their last."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job responded, F111
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Truly then you R310 are the people, And with you wisdom will die!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But I R311 have intelligence as well as you; I am not inferior to you. And who F112 does not know such things as these?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I am a joke R312 to my F113 friends, The one who called on God and He answered him; The just and blameless R313 man is a joke.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He F114 who is at ease holds calamity in contempt, As prepared for those whose feet slip.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The tents R314 of the destroyers prosper, And those who provoke God are R315 secure, Whom F115 God brings into R316 their power.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But now ask the beasts, and let them teach you; And the birds of the heavens, and let them tell you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Or speak to the earth, and let it teach you; And let the fish of the sea declare to you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who among all these does not know That the R317 hand of the LORD has done this,
 
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In R318 whose hand is the life of every living thing, And the R319 breath of all mankind?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Does not the R320 ear test words, As the palate tastes F116 its food?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Wisdom is with aged R321 men, With long F117 life is understanding.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"With Him are wisdom R322 and might; R322 To Him belong counsel and understanding. R323
 
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"Behold, He tears R324 down, and it cannot be rebuilt; He imprisons R325 F118 a man, and there F119 can be no release.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, He restrains R326 the waters, and they dry up; And He sends R327 them out, and they inundate F120 the earth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"With Him are strength and sound wisdom, The misled R328 and the misleader belong to Him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He makes counselors R329 walk barefoot F121 And makes fools of judges. R330
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He loosens R331 the bond F122 of kings And binds their loins with a girdle.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He makes priests walk barefoot F123 And overthrows the R332 secure ones.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He deprives the trusted ones of speech And takes R333 away the discernment of the elders.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He pours R334 contempt on nobles And loosens R335 the belt of the strong.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He reveals R336 mysteries from the darkness And brings the deep darkness into light.
 
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"He makes R337 the nations great, then destroys them; He enlarges F124 the nations, then leads them away.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He deprives R338 of intelligence the chiefs of the earth's people And makes them wander in a pathless waste.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They grope R339 in darkness with no light, And He makes them stagger R340 like a drunken man.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, R341 my eye has seen all this, My ear has heard and understood it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What R342 you know I also know; I am not inferior to you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But I R343 would speak to the F125 Almighty, And I desire to argue R344 with God.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But you smear R345 with lies; You are all worthless R346 physicians.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"O that you would be R347 completely silent, And that it would become your wisdom!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Please hear my argument And listen to the contentions of my lips.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you speak R348 what is unjust for God, And speak what is deceitful for Him?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you show R349 partiality for Him? Will you contend for God?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will it be well when He examines you? Or will R350 you deceive Him as one deceives a man?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will surely reprove you If you secretly show R351 partiality.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will not His R352 majesty F126 terrify you, And the dread of Him fall on you?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Your memorable sayings are proverbs of ashes, Your defenses are defenses of clay.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Be R353 silent before me so that I may speak; Then let come on me what may.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why should I take my flesh in my teeth And put R354 my life in my hands? F127
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though R355 He slay me, I will hope in Him. Nevertheless I will R356 argue my ways before F128 Him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"This also will be my salvation, R357 For a R358 godless man may not come before His presence.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Listen carefully to my speech, And let my declaration fill your ears.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold now, I have prepared R359 my case; I know that I R360 will be vindicated.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who R361 will contend with me? For then I would be silent and die. R362
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Only two things do not do to me, Then I will not hide from Your face:
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Remove R363 Your hand F129 from me, And let not the dread of You terrify me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then call, and I R364 will answer; Or let me speak, then reply to me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How R365 many are my iniquities and sins? Make known to me my rebellion F130 and my sin.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why do You hide R366 Your face And consider me Your R367 enemy?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will You cause a driven R368 leaf to tremble? Or will You pursue the dry chaff? R369
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For You write bitter R370 things against me And make R371 me to inherit the iniquities of my youth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You put R372 my feet in the stocks And watch all my paths; You set F131 a limit for the soles of my feet,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
While I F132 am decaying like a rotten R373 thing, Like a garment that is moth-eaten.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Man, R374 who is born of woman, Is short-lived F133 and full R375 of turmoil.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Like R376 a flower he comes forth and withers. He also flees like a R377 shadow and does not remain.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You also open R378 Your eyes on him And bring R379 him F134 into judgment with Yourself.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who R380 can make the clean out of the unclean? No one!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Since his days are determined, The number R381 of his months is with You; And his limits You have set F135 so that he cannot pass.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Turn R382 Your gaze from him that he may rest, F136 Until he fulfills F137 his day like a hired man.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For there is hope for a tree, When it is cut down, that it will sprout again, And its shoots will not fail. F138
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though its roots grow old in the ground And its stump dies in the dry soil,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
At the scent of water it will flourish And put forth sprigs like a plant.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But man R383 dies and lies prostrate. Man expires, R384 and where is he?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As water R385 evaporates F139 from the sea, And a river becomes parched and dried up,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So man R386 lies down and does not rise. Until the heavens are no longer, He F140 will not awake nor be aroused out of his F141 sleep.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh that You would hide me in Sheol, F142 That You would conceal me until R387 Your wrath returns to You, That You would set a limit for me and remember me!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If a man dies, will he live again? All the days of my struggle I will wait Until my change comes.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will call, and I will answer You; You will long for the R388 work of Your hands.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For now You number R389 my steps, You do not observe R390 my sin.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My transgression is sealed R391 up in a bag, And You wrap F143 up my iniquity.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But the falling mountain crumbles F144 away, And the rock moves from its place;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Water wears away stones, Its torrents wash away the dust of the earth; So You destroy R392 man's hope.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You forever overpower him and he departs; R393 You change his appearance and send him away.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His sons achieve honor, but he R394 does not know it; Or they become insignificant, but he does not perceive it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But his body F145 pains him, And he mourns only for himself."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Eliphaz the Temanite responded, F146
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Should a wise man answer with windy knowledge And R395 fill himself F147 with the east wind?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Should he argue with useless talk, Or with words which are not profitable?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Indeed, you do away with reverence F148 And hinder meditation before God.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For your R396 guilt teaches your mouth, And you choose the language of the R397 crafty.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Your own R398 mouth condemns you, and not I; And your own lips testify against you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Were you the first man to be born, Or were R399 you brought forth before the hills?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you hear the secret R400 counsel of God, And limit wisdom to yourself?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What R401 do you know that we do not know? What do you understand that we F149 do not?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Both the gray-haired R402 and the aged are among us, Older than your father.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Are the R403 consolations of God too small for you, Even the word R404 spoken gently with you?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why does your heart R405 carry you away? And why do your eyes flash,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That you should turn your spirit against God And allow such words to go out of your mouth?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What is man, that he R406 should be pure, Or he R407 who is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, He puts no trust in His holy R408 ones, And the heavens R409 are not pure in His sight;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
How much less one who is detestable R410 and corrupt, Man, who drinks R411 iniquity like water!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I will tell you, listen to me; And what I have seen I will also declare;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
What wise men have told, And have not concealed from their R412 fathers,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To whom alone the land was given, And no alien passed among them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The wicked man writhes in R413 pain all his days, And numbered F150 are the years stored R414 up for the ruthless.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Sounds F151 of terror R415 are in his ears; While R416 at peace the destroyer comes upon him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He does not believe that he will return R417 from darkness, And he is destined for the R418 sword.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He wanders about for food, saying, `Where is it?' He knows that a day of darkness R419 is at F152 hand.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Distress and anguish terrify him, They overpower him like a king ready for the attack,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Because he has stretched out his hand against God And conducts himself arrogantly R420 against the F153 Almighty.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He rushes headlong F154 at Him With his F155 massive shield.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For he has covered R421 his face with his fat And made his thighs heavy with flesh.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has lived R422 in desolate cities, In houses no one would inhabit, Which are destined to become ruins. F156
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will R423 not become rich, nor will his wealth endure; And his grain will not bend down to the ground.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will not R424 escape F157 from darkness; The flame R425 will wither his shoots, And by the R426 breath of His mouth he will go away.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let him not trust R427 in emptiness, deceiving himself; For emptiness will be his reward. F158
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It will be accomplished before R428 his time, And his palm branch R429 will not be green.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will drop off his unripe grape like the vine, And will cast R430 off his flower like the olive tree.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For the company of the R431 godless is barren, And fire consumes the R432 tents of the F159 corrupt.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They conceive R433 mischief F160 and bring forth iniquity, And their mind F161 prepares deception."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job answered, F162
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I have heard many such things; Sorry R434 F163 comforters are you all.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is there no limit to windy R435 words? Or what plagues you that you answer?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I too could speak like you, If I F164 were in your place. I could compose words against you And shake R436 my head at you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I could strengthen you with my mouth, And the solace of my lips could lessen your pain.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I speak, my R437 pain is not lessened, And if I hold back, what has left me?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But now He has exhausted R438 me; You have laid waste R439 all my company.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You have shriveled me up, It R440 has become a witness; And my leanness R441 rises up against me, It testifies to my face.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His anger has torn R442 me and hunted F165 me down, He has gnashed R443 at me with His teeth; My adversary R444 glares F166 at me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They have gaped R445 at me with their mouth, They have slapped R446 F167 me on the cheek with contempt; They have massed R447 themselves against me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"God hands me over to ruffians And tosses me into the hands of the wicked.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I was at ease, but He R448 shattered me, And He has grasped me by the neck and shaken me to pieces; He has also set me up as His target. R449
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His arrows R450 surround me. Without mercy He splits my kidneys open; He pours out my R451 gall on the ground.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He breaks R452 through me with breach after breach; He runs R453 at me like a warrior.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I have sewed sackcloth R454 over my skin And thrust R455 my horn in the dust.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My face is flushed from weeping, R456 And R457 deep darkness is on my eyelids,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Although there is no violence R458 in my hands, And my R459 prayer is pure.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"O earth, do not cover my blood, And let there be no resting place for my cry.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Even now, behold, my R460 witness is in heaven, And my advocate F168 is on R461 high.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My friends are my scoffers; My R462 eye weeps F169 to God.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"O that a man might plead with God As a man with his neighbor!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For when a few years are past, I shall go the way of R463 no return.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My spirit is broken, my days are extinguished, The grave R464 F170 is ready for me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely R465 mockers are with me, And my eye gazes F171 on their provocation.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Lay down, now, a pledge for R466 me with Yourself; Who is there that will be F172 my guarantor?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For You have kept R467 F173 their heart from understanding, Therefore You will not exalt them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He who informs R468 against friends for a share of the spoil, The eyes R469 of his children also will languish.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But He has made me a byword R470 of the people, And I am one F174 at whom men spit. R471
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My eye has also grown dim R472 because of grief, And all my members R473 are as a shadow.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The upright will be appalled at this, And the innocent R474 will stir up himself against the godless.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Nevertheless the R475 righteous will hold to his way, And he R476 who has clean hands will grow stronger and stronger.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But come again all of you F175 now, For I do R477 not find a wise man among you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My days R478 are past, my plans are torn apart, Even the wishes of my heart.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They make night into day, saying, `The light is near,' in the presence of darkness.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I look for Sheol R479 as my home, I make F176 my bed in the darkness;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I call to the pit, R480 `You are my father'; To the worm, R481 `my mother and my sister';
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Where now is my R482 hope? And who regards my hope?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will F177 it go down with me to Sheol? Shall we together go R483 down into the dust?"
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Bildad the Shuhite responded, F178
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How long will you hunt for words? Show understanding and then we can talk.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why are we regarded R484 as beasts, As stupid in your eyes?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"O you F179 who tear yourself in your anger-- For your sake is the earth to be abandoned, Or the rock to be moved from its place?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Indeed, the light R485 of the wicked goes out, And the flame F180 of his fire gives no light.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The light in his tent is darkened, R486 And his lamp goes out above him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His vigorous F181 stride is shortened, And his own R487 scheme brings him down.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For he is thrown R488 into the net by his own feet, And he steps on the webbing.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"A snare seizes him by the heel, And a trap snaps shut on him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"A noose for him is hidden in the ground, And a trap for him on the path.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"All around terrors R489 frighten him, And harry R490 him at every step.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His strength is famished, R491 And calamity is ready at his side.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His F182 skin is devoured by disease, The firstborn of death devours R492 his limbs. F183
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He is torn R493 from the F184 security of his tent, And they F185 march him before the king of terrors. R494
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"There F186 dwells in his tent nothing of his; Brimstone R495 is scattered on his habitation.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His roots R496 are dried below, And his branch R497 is cut off above.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Memory R498 of him perishes from the earth, And he has no name abroad.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He F187 is driven from light into R499 darkness, And chased R500 from the inhabited world.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has no offspring R501 or posterity among his people, Nor any survivor where he sojourned.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Those in F188 the west are appalled at his R502 fate, F189 And those in F190 the east are seized with horror.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely such are the dwellings R503 of the wicked, And this is the place of him who does not know God."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job responded, F191
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How long will you torment me F192 And crush me with words?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"These ten times you have insulted me; You are not ashamed to wrong me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Even if I have truly erred, My error lodges with me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If indeed you vaunt R504 yourselves against me And prove my disgrace to me,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Know then that God R505 has wronged me And has closed His R506 net around me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, I R507 cry, `Violence!' but I get no answer; I shout for help, but there is no justice.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has walled R508 up my way so that I cannot pass, And He has put darkness R509 on my paths.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has stripped R510 my honor from me And removed the crown R511 from my head.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He breaks R512 me down on every side, and I am gone; And He has uprooted my hope R513 like R514 a tree.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has also kindled R515 His anger against me And considered R516 me as His enemy.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His troops R517 come together, And build R518 up their way F193 against me And camp around my tent.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has removed R519 my brothers far from me, And my acquaintances R520 are completely estranged from me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My relatives have failed, And my intimate R521 friends have forgotten me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Those who live in my house and my maids consider me a stranger. I am a foreigner in their sight.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I call to my servant, but he does not answer; I have to implore him with my mouth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My breath is offensive F194 to my wife, And I am loathsome to my own brothers.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Even young children despise me; I rise up and they speak against me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"All my F195 associates R522 abhor me, And those I love have turned against me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My bone R523 clings to my skin and my flesh, And I have escaped only by the skin of my teeth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Pity me, pity me, O you my friends, For the hand R524 of God has struck me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why do you persecute R525 me as God does, And are not satisfied with my flesh?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh that my words were written! Oh that they were inscribed R526 in a book!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"That with an iron stylus and lead They were engraved in the rock forever!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As for me, I know that my R527 Redeemer F196 lives, And at F197 the last He will take His stand on the earth. F198
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Even after my skin is F199 destroyed, Yet from my flesh I shall see R528 God;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Whom I myself F200 shall behold, And whom my eyes will see and not another. My heart F201 faints R529 within F202 me!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If you say, `How shall we persecute R530 him?' And `What F203 pretext for a case against him can we find?'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then be afraid of the R531 sword for yourselves, For wrath brings the punishment of the sword, So that you may know there R532 is judgment."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Zophar the Naamathite answered, F204
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore my disquieting thoughts make me respond, F205 Even because of my inward F206 agitation.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I listened to the R533 reproof which insults me, And the spirit of my understanding makes me answer.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you know this from of R534 old, From the establishment of man on earth,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That the triumphing R535 of the wicked is short, And the R536 joy of the godless momentary?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though his loftiness reaches R537 F207 the heavens, And his head touches the clouds,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He perishes R538 forever like his refuse; Those who have seen him will R539 say, `Where is he?'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He flies away like a dream, R540 and they cannot find him; Even like a vision of the night he is chased R541 away.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The eye R542 which saw him sees him no longer, And his R543 place no longer beholds him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His sons R544 favor F208 the poor, And his hands give R545 back his wealth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His bones R546 are full of his youthful vigor, But it lies down with him in F209 the dust.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though evil R547 is sweet in his mouth And he hides it under his tongue,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Though he desires F210 it and will not let it go, But holds it in R548 his mouth, F211
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Yet his food in his stomach is changed To the venom F212 of cobras within him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He swallows riches, But will vomit R549 them up; God will expel them from his belly.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He sucks the R550 poison of cobras; The viper's tongue slays him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He does not look at the R551 streams, The rivers flowing with honey and curds.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He returns R552 what he has attained And cannot swallow it; As to the riches of his trading, He cannot even enjoy them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For he has oppressed R553 and forsaken the poor; He has seized a house which he has not built.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Because he knew no quiet within F213 him, He does not R554 retain anything he desires.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Nothing remains for F214 him to devour, Therefore his R555 prosperity does not endure.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"In the fullness of his plenty he will be cramped; The hand R556 of everyone who suffers will come against him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When he fills R557 his belly, God will send His fierce anger on him And will rain R558 it on him while F215 he is eating.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He may flee R559 from the iron weapon, But the bronze bow will pierce him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It is drawn forth and comes out of his back, Even the glittering point from his R560 gall. Terrors R561 come upon him,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Complete darkness R562 is held in reserve for his treasures, And unfanned fire R563 will devour him; It will consume the survivor in his tent.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The heavens R564 will reveal his iniquity, And the earth will rise up against him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The increase R565 of his house will depart; His possessions will flow away in R566 the day of His anger.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"This is the wicked man's portion R567 from God, Even the heritage decreed to him by God."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job answered, F216
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Listen carefully to my speech, And let this be your way of consolation.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Bear with me that I may speak; Then after I have spoken, you may mock. R568
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As for me, is my R569 complaint to F217 man? And why R570 should I F218 not be impatient?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Look at me, and be astonished, And put R571 your hand over your mouth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Even when I remember, I am disturbed, And horror R572 takes hold of my flesh.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why do R573 the wicked still live, Continue on, also become very powerful? R574
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Their descendants R575 F219 are established with them in their sight, And their offspring before their eyes,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Their houses are R576 safe from fear, And the rod of God is not on them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His ox mates without F220 fail; His cow calves and does not abort.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They send forth their little ones like the flock, And their children skip about.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They sing F221 to the timbrel and harp And rejoice at the sound of the flute.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They spend R577 their days in prosperity, And suddenly F222 they go down to Sheol. F223
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They say to God, `Depart R578 from us! We do not even desire the knowledge of Your ways.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Who F224 is the F225 Almighty, that we should serve Him, And what R579 would we gain if we entreat Him?'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, their prosperity is not in their hand; The counsel R580 of the wicked is far from me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How often is the R581 lamp of the wicked put out, Or does their calamity R582 fall on them? Does God F226 apportion destruction in His anger?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Are they as straw R583 before the wind, And like chaff R584 which the storm carries away?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You say, `God R585 stores away a F227 man's iniquity for his sons.' Let God F228 repay him so that he may know it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let his own R586 eyes see his decay, And let him drink R587 of the wrath of the F229 Almighty.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For what does he care for his household after F230 him, When the number of his months is cut off?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can anyone teach R588 God knowledge, In that He judges R589 those on high?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"One dies R590 in his full strength, Being wholly at ease and satisfied; F231
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
His sides F232 are filled out with fat, And the marrow R591 of his bones is moist,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
While another dies with a bitter soul, Never even tasting F233 anything good.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Together they lie R592 down in the dust, And worms R593 cover them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, I know your thoughts, And the plans by which you would wrong me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For you say, `Where is the house of the R594 nobleman, And where is the tent, R595 the dwelling places of the wicked?'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have you not asked wayfaring men, And do you not recognize their witness? F234
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For the wicked R596 is reserved for the day of calamity; They will be led forth at the R597 day of fury.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who will confront F235 him with his actions, And who will repay him for what he has done?
 
21:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"While he is carried to the grave, Men will keep watch over his tomb.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The clods R598 of the valley will gently F236 cover him; Moreover, all R599 men will follow F237 after him, While countless ones go before him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How then will you vainly comfort R600 me, For your answers remain full of falsehood?" F238
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Eliphaz the Temanite responded, F239
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can a vigorous man R601 be of use to God, Or a wise man be useful to himself?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is there any pleasure to the F240 Almighty if you are righteous, Or profit if you make your ways perfect?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is it because of your reverence F241 that He reproves you, That He enters R602 into judgment against you?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is not your R603 wickedness great, And your iniquities without end?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For you have taken R604 pledges of your brothers without cause, And stripped R605 men F242 naked.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"To the weary you have given R606 no water to drink, And from the hungry you have withheld R607 bread.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But the earth belongs R608 to the mighty R609 man, And the R610 honorable man dwells in it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You have sent widows R611 away empty, And the strength F243 of the orphans R612 has been crushed.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore snares R613 surround you, And sudden dread R614 terrifies you,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Or darkness, R615 so that you cannot see, And an abundance R616 of water covers you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is not God in R617 the height of heaven? Look also at the distant F244 stars, how high they are!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You say, `What R618 does God know? Can He judge through the thick darkness?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Clouds R619 are a hiding place for Him, so that He cannot see; And He walks on the vault F245 of heaven.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you keep to the ancient path Which wicked R620 men have trod,
 
22:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who were snatched away before R621 their time, Whose foundations R622 were washed F246 away by a river?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They said R623 to God, `Depart from us!' And `What can the F247 Almighty do to them?'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Yet He filled R624 their houses with good things; But the R625 counsel of the wicked is far from me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The righteous R626 see and are glad, And the innocent mock them,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Saying, `Truly our adversaries are cut off, And their abundance F248 the R627 fire has consumed.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Yield R628 F249 now and be at peace with Him; Thereby good will come to you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Please receive instruction R629 F250 from His mouth And establish His words in your heart.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If you return R630 to the F251 Almighty, you will be restored; F252 If you remove R631 unrighteousness far from your tent,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And place R632 your gold F253 in the dust, And the gold of Ophir among the stones of the brooks,
 
22:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then the F254 Almighty will be your gold F255 And choice silver to you.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For then you will delight R633 in the F256 Almighty And lift up your face to God.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will pray R634 to Him, and He R635 will hear you; And you will pay your vows.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You will also decree a thing, and it will be established for you; And light R636 will shine on your ways.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When you F257 are cast down, you will speak with confidence, F258 And the humble R637 F259 person He will save.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will deliver one who is not innocent, And he will be delivered R638 through the cleanness of your hands."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job replied, F260
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Even today my complaint R639 is rebellion; His F261 hand is heavy R640 despite my groaning.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh that I knew where I might find Him, That I might come to His seat!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I would present R641 my case before Him And fill my mouth with arguments.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I would learn the words which He would answer, F262 And perceive what He would say to me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Would He contend with me by the R642 greatness of His power? No, surely He would pay attention to me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"There the upright would reason R643 with Him; And I would F263 be delivered R644 forever from my Judge.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, I go forward but He is not there, And backward, but I cannot R645 perceive Him;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When He acts on the left, I cannot behold Him; He turns on the right, I cannot see Him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But He knows the way F264 I take; When He has tried R646 me, I shall come forth as gold.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My foot has held R647 fast to His path; I have kept His way and not turned aside.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I have not departed from the command of His lips; I have treasured the words R648 of His mouth more F265 than my necessary F266 food.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But He is unique and who can turn Him? And what His soul desires, that He does.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He performs what is appointed for me, And many such decrees are with Him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore, I would be dismayed at His presence; When I consider, I am terrified of Him.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It is God who has made my heart R649 faint, And the Almighty who has dismayed me,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But I am R650 not silenced by the darkness, Nor deep R651 gloom which covers me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why R652 are times F267 not stored up by the Almighty, And why do those who know Him not see His R653 days?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Some F268 remove R654 the landmarks; They seize and devour F269 flocks.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They drive away the donkeys of the orphans; R655 They take the widow's R656 ox for a pledge.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They push the R657 needy aside from the road; The poor R658 of the land are made to hide themselves altogether.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, as wild R659 donkeys in the wilderness They go R660 forth seeking food in their activity, As bread F270 for their children in the desert.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They harvest their fodder in the field And glean the vineyard of the wicked.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They R661 spend the night naked, without clothing, And have no covering against the cold.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are wet with the mountain rains And hug the rock for want of a shelter.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Others F271 snatch the orphan R662 from the breast, And against the poor they take a pledge.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They cause the poor to go about naked without clothing, And they take away the sheaves from the hungry.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Within the walls they produce oil; They tread wine presses but thirst.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From the city men groan, And the souls of the wounded cry out; Yet God does R663 not pay attention to folly.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Others F272 have been with those who rebel against the light; They do not want to know its ways Nor abide in its paths.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The murderer arises R664 at dawn; He kills R665 the poor and the needy, And at night he is as a thief.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The eye of the adulterer R666 waits for the twilight, Saying, `No eye will see me.' And he disguises F273 his face.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"In the dark they dig R667 into houses, They shut R668 themselves up by day; They do not know the light.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For the morning is the same to him as thick darkness, For he is familiar with the terrors R669 of thick darkness.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are insignificant R670 F274 on the surface of the water; Their portion is cursed R671 on the earth. They do not turn toward F275 the vineyards. R672
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Drought and heat consume R673 F276 the snow waters, So does Sheol R674 F277 those who have sinned.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"A mother R675 F278 will forget him; The worm R676 feeds sweetly till he is no R677 longer remembered. And wickedness will be broken like R678 a tree.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He wrongs the barren F279 woman And does no good for the R679 widow.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But He drags off the valiant by His R680 power; He rises, but no R681 one has assurance of life.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He provides them with R682 security, and they are supported; And His eyes R683 are on their ways.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are exalted a little R684 while, then they are gone; Moreover, they are brought R685 low and like everything gathered up; Even like the heads of grain they are cut off.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now if it is not so, who R686 can prove me a liar, And make my speech worthless?"
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Bildad the Shuhite answered, F280
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Dominion R687 and awe belong F281 to Him Who establishes peace in His R688 heights.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is there any number to His R689 troops? And upon whom does His light not rise?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How then can a man be just R690 with God? Or how can he be clean R691 who is born of woman?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If even the R692 moon has no brightness And the stars R693 are not pure in His sight,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
How much less man, R694 that maggot, R695 And the son of man, that worm!"
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job responded, F282
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What a help you are to the R696 F283 weak! How you have saved the arm without R697 strength!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What counsel you have given to one without wisdom! What helpful insight you have abundantly provided! F284
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"To whom have you uttered words? And whose spirit F285 was expressed through you?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The departed R698 F286 spirits tremble Under the waters and their inhabitants.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Naked is Sheol R699 F287 before Him, And Abaddon R700 F288 has no covering.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He stretches R701 out the north over empty space And hangs the earth on nothing.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He wraps R702 up the waters in His clouds, And the cloud does not burst under them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He obscures R703 F289 the face of the full F290 moon And spreads His cloud over it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has inscribed a circle R704 on the surface of the waters At the boundary R705 of light and darkness.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The pillars of heaven tremble And are amazed at His rebuke.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He quieted R706 the sea with His power, And by His understanding R707 He shattered Rahab. R708
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"By His breath the heavens R709 are cleared; F291 His hand has pierced the R710 fleeing serpent.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, these are the fringes of His ways; And how faint a R711 word we hear of Him! But His mighty thunder, R712 who can understand?"
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job continued F292 his discourse R713 and said,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As God lives, who R714 has taken away my right, And the Almighty, who R715 has embittered my soul,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
For as long as life F293 is in me, And the breath R716 F294 of God is in my nostrils,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
My lips certainly will not speak unjustly, Nor will my R717 tongue mutter deceit.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Far be it from me that I should declare you right; Till I die I R718 will not put away my integrity from me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I hold R719 fast my righteousness and will not let it go. My heart does not reproach any of my days.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"May my enemy be as the wicked And my F295 opponent as the unjust.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For what is the R720 hope of the godless when F296 he is cut off, When God requires his R721 life? F297
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will God hear R722 his cry When distress R723 comes upon him?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will he take delight R724 in the Almighty? Will he call on God at all times?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I will instruct you in the power F298 of God; What is with the Almighty I will not conceal.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, all of you have seen it; Why then do you act F299 foolishly?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"This is the R725 portion of a wicked man from God, And the inheritance which tyrants R726 receive from the Almighty.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though his sons are many, they F300 are destined for R727 the sword; And his descendants R728 will not be satisfied with bread.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His survivors will be buried because of the plague, And their F301 widows R729 will not be able to weep.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Though he piles up silver like dust And prepares garments as plentiful as the clay,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He may prepare it, but R730 the just will wear it And the innocent will divide the silver.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has built his house R731 like the spider's F302 web, Or as a hut which the watchman has made.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He lies down rich, but never again; F303 He opens his eyes, and it R732 is no longer.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Terrors R733 overtake him like a flood; A tempest steals him away in R734 the night.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The east wind R735 carries him away, and he is gone, For it whirls him away R736 from his place.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For it will hurl at him without R737 sparing; He will surely try to flee R738 from its power. F304
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Men will clap their hands at him And will hiss R739 him from his place.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely there is a mine F305 for silver And a place where F306 they refine gold.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Iron is taken from the dust, And copper is smelted from rock.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Man puts an end to darkness, And to R740 the farthest limit he searches out The rock in gloom and deep shadow.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He sinks F307 a shaft far from habitation, F308 Forgotten by the foot; They hang and swing to and fro far from men.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The earth, from it comes food, And underneath it is turned up as fire.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Its rocks are the source F309 of sapphires, And its dust contains gold.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The path no bird of prey knows, Nor has the falcon's eye caught sight of it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The proud F310 beasts have not trodden it, Nor has the fierce lion passed over it.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He puts his hand on the flint; He overturns the mountains at the base. F311
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He hews out channels through the rocks, And his eye sees anything precious.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He dams up the streams from flowing, F312 And what is hidden he brings out to the light.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But where R741 can wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Man R742 does not know its value, Nor is it found in the land of the living.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The deep says, `It is not in me'; And the sea says, `It is not with me.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Pure R743 gold cannot be given in exchange for it, Nor can silver be weighed as its price.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It cannot be valued in the gold of Ophir, In precious onyx, or sapphire.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Gold R744 or glass cannot equal it, Nor can it be exchanged for articles of fine gold.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Coral and crystal are not to be mentioned; And the acquisition of wisdom R745 is above that of pearls.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The topaz of Ethiopia cannot equal it, Nor can it be valued in pure R746 gold.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Where R747 then does wisdom come from? And where is the place of understanding?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Thus it is hidden from the eyes of all living And concealed from the birds of the sky.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Abaddon R748 F313 and Death say, `With our ears we have heard a report of it.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"God R749 understands its way, And He knows its place.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He looks R750 to the ends of the earth And sees everything under the heavens.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When He imparted weight R751 to the wind And meted R752 out the waters by measure,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When He set a limit R753 for the rain And a course for the thunderbolt, R754
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then He saw it and declared it; He established it and also searched it out.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And to man He said, `Behold, the fear R755 of the Lord, that is wisdom; And to depart from evil is understanding.' "
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And Job again took up his discourse R756 and said,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh that I were as in months gone by, As in the days when God watched R757 over me;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When His R758 lamp shone over my head, And by R759 His light I walked through darkness;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
As I was in the F314 prime of my days, When the friendship R760 F315 of God was over my tent;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When the F316 Almighty was yet with me, And my children were around me;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When my steps were bathed in butter, R761 And the rock R762 poured out for me streams of oil!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When I went out to the R763 gate of the city, When I took F317 my seat in the square,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The young men saw me and hid themselves, And the old men arose and stood.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The princes stopped R764 talking And put R765 their hands on their mouths;
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
The voice of the nobles was hushed, R766 F318 And their tongue R767 stuck to their palate.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For when the R768 ear heard, it called me blessed, And when the eye saw, it gave witness of me,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Because I delivered the R769 poor who cried for help, And the orphan R770 who had no helper.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The blessing of the one ready R771 to perish came upon me, And I made the widow's R772 heart sing for joy.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I put R773 on righteousness, and it clothed me; My justice was like a robe and a turban.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I was eyes R774 to the blind And feet to the lame.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I was a father to the R775 needy, And I investigated the case which I did not know.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I broke R776 the jaws of the wicked And snatched the prey from his teeth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then I thought, F319 `I shall die in F320 my nest, And I shall multiply my days as the sand.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`My root R777 is spread out to the waters, And dew R778 lies all night on my branch.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`My glory is ever new with me, And my bow R779 is renewed in my hand.'
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"To me they R780 listened and waited, And kept silent for my counsel.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"After my words they did not speak R781 again, And my R782 speech dropped on them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They waited for me as for the rain, And opened their mouth as for the spring rain.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I smiled on them when they did not believe, And the light of my face they did not cast down.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I chose a way for them and sat as chief, R783 And dwelt as a king among the troops, As one who comforted R784 the mourners.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But now those younger than I mock R785 me, Whose fathers I disdained to put with the dogs of my flock.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Indeed, what good was the strength of their hands to me? Vigor had perished from them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From want and famine they are gaunt Who gnaw the dry ground by night in waste and desolation,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who pluck mallow F321 by the bushes, And whose food is the root of the broom shrub.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are driven from the community; They shout against them as against a thief,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So that they dwell in dreadful valleys, F322 In holes of the earth and of the rocks.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Among the bushes they cry F323 out; Under the nettles they are gathered together.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Fools, F324 even those F325 without a name, They were scourged from the land.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And now I have become their taunt, R786 F326 I have even become a byword R787 to them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They abhor me and stand aloof from me, And they do not refrain F327 from spitting R788 at my face.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Because He F328 has loosed His F329 bowstring F330 and afflicted R789 me, They have cast off the R790 bridle before me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"On the right hand their brood F331 arises; They thrust R791 aside my feet and R792 build up against me their ways of destruction.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They break R793 up my path, They profit from F332 my destruction; No one restrains them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As through a wide breach they come, Amid F333 the tempest they roll on.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Terrors R794 are turned against me; They pursue my honor F334 as the wind, And my prosperity F335 has passed away like R795 a cloud.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And now my R796 soul is poured out within F336 me; Days of affliction have seized me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"At night it pierces my R797 bones within F337 me, And my gnawing pains take no rest.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"By a great force my garment is distorted; R798 It binds me about as the collar of my coat.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He has cast me into the mire, R799 And I have become like dust and ashes.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I cry R800 out to You for help, but You do not answer me; I stand up, and You turn Your attention against me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You have become F338 cruel to me; With the might of Your hand You persecute R801 me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You lift R802 me up to the wind and cause me to ride; And You dissolve me in a storm.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For I know that You will R803 bring me to death And to the house R804 of meeting for all living.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Yet does not one in a heap of ruins stretch out his hand, Or in his disaster therefore cry R805 out for help?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have I not wept R806 for the one F339 whose life is hard? Was not my soul grieved for the R807 needy?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When I expected R808 good, then evil came; When I waited for light, then R809 darkness came.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I F340 am seething within R810 and cannot relax; Days of affliction confront me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I go about mourning R811 F341 without comfort; I stand up in the assembly and cry R812 out for help.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I have become a brother to jackals R813 And a companion of ostriches.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My skin R814 turns black on F342 me, And my bones R815 burn with fever. F343
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore my harp R816 is F344 turned to mourning, And my flute to the sound of those who weep.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I have made a covenant with my eyes; R817 How then could I gaze at a virgin?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And what is the R818 portion of God from above Or the heritage of the Almighty from on high?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is it not calamity R819 to the unjust And disaster to those R820 who work iniquity?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Does He not see R821 my ways And number R822 all my steps?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I have walked R823 with falsehood, And my foot has hastened after deceit,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Let Him weigh R824 me with accurate F345 scales, And let God know my R825 integrity.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If my step has turned R826 from the way, Or my heart followed F346 my eyes, Or if any spot R827 has stuck to my hands,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Let me sow R828 and another eat, And let my crops R829 F347 be uprooted.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If my heart has been enticed R830 by a woman, Or I have lurked at my neighbor's doorway,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
May my wife grind R831 for another, And let others R832 kneel F348 down over her.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For that would be a lustful R833 crime; Moreover, it would be an R834 iniquity punishable by judges.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For it would be fire R835 that consumes to Abaddon, R836 F349 And would uproot R837 all my increase. F350
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I have despised R838 the claim of my male or female slaves When they filed a complaint against me,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
What then could I do when God arises? And when He calls me to account, what will I answer Him?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Did not He R839 who made me in the womb make him, And the same one fashion us in the womb?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I have kept the R840 poor from their desire, Or have caused the eyes of the R841 widow to fail,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Or have eaten R842 my morsel alone, And the R843 orphan has not shared F351 it
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
(But from my youth he grew up with me as with a father, And from infancy F352 I guided her),
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I have seen anyone perish for R844 lack of clothing, Or that the R845 needy had no covering,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If his loins have not thanked F353 me, And if he has not been warmed with the fleece of my sheep,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I have lifted up my hand against the R846 orphan, Because I saw I F354 had support in R847 the gate,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Let my shoulder fall from the socket, F355 And my arm R848 be broken off at F356 the elbow.
 
31:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For calamity R849 from God is a terror to me, And because of His R850 majesty F357 I can do nothing.
 
31:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If I have put my confidence in gold, R851 And called fine gold my trust,
 
31:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I have gloated R852 because my wealth was great, And because my hand had secured so much;
 
31:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I have looked R853 at the sun F358 when it shone Or the moon going in splendor,
 
31:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And my heart became secretly enticed, And my hand threw F359 a kiss from my mouth,
 
31:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That too would have been an R854 iniquity calling for judgment, F360 For I would have denied R855 God above.
 
31:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have I rejoiced R856 at the extinction of my enemy, Or exulted F361 when evil befell him?
 
31:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"No, F362 I R857 have not allowed F363 my mouth to sin By asking for his life in a R858 curse.
 
31:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have the men of my tent not said, `Who can find F364 one who has not been satisfied R859 with his meat'?
 
31:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The alien has not lodged outside, For I have opened my doors to the traveler. F365
 
31:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have I covered R860 my transgressions like Adam, F366 By hiding my iniquity in my bosom,
 
31:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Because I feared R861 the great multitude, And the contempt of families terrified me, And kept silent and did not go out of doors?
 
31:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Oh that I had one to hear me! Behold, here is my signature; F367 Let R862 the Almighty answer me! And the indictment which my adversary R863 has written,
 
31:36 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Surely I would carry it on my shoulder, I would bind it to myself like a crown.
 
31:37 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I would declare to Him the R864 number of my steps; Like a R865 prince I would approach Him.
 
31:38 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If my land R866 cries out against me, And its furrows weep together;
 
31:39 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
If I have eaten R867 its fruit F368 without money, Or have caused R868 its F369 owners to lose their lives,
 
31:40 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Let briars R869 grow F370 instead of wheat, And stinkweed instead of barley." The words of Job are ended.
 
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32:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then these three men ceased answering Job, because he was righteous R870 in his own eyes.
 
32:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
But the anger of Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite, R871 of the family of Ram burned; against Job his anger burned because R872 he justified himself before R873 F371 God.
 
32:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And his anger burned against his three friends because they had found no answer, and yet had condemned Job.
 
32:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Now Elihu had waited to F372 speak to Job because they were years older than he.
 
32:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And when Elihu saw that there was no answer in the mouth of the three men his anger burned.
 
32:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite spoke F373 out and said, "I am young in years and you are old; R874 Therefore I was shy and afraid to tell you what F374 I think.
 
32:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I thought F375 age R875 F376 should speak, And increased F377 years should teach wisdom.
 
32:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But it is a spirit in man, And the breath R876 of the Almighty gives them understanding. R877
 
32:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The abundant F378 in years may not be wise, Nor may elders R878 understand justice.
 
32:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"So I say, F379 `Listen to me, I too will tell what F380 I think.'
 
32:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, I waited for your words, I listened to your reasonings, While you pondered F381 what to say.
 
32:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I even paid close attention to you; Indeed, F382 there was no one who refuted Job, Not one of you who answered his words.
 
32:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do not say, `We R879 have found wisdom; God will rout F383 him, not man.'
 
32:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For he has not arranged his words against me, Nor will I reply to him with your arguments. F384
 
32:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are dismayed, they no longer answer; Words have failed F385 them.
 
32:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Shall I wait, because they do not speak, Because they stop F386 and no longer answer?
 
32:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I too will answer my share, I also will tell my opinion.
 
32:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For I am full of words; The spirit within me constrains me.
 
32:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, my belly is like unvented wine, Like new wineskins it is about to burst.
 
32:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let me speak that I may get relief; Let me open my lips and answer.
 
32:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let me now be R880 partial to no one, Nor flatter any man.
 
32:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For I do not know how to flatter, Else my Maker would soon take me away.
 
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33:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"However now, Job, please hear R881 my speech, And listen to all my words.
 
33:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold now, I open my mouth, My tongue in my mouth F387 speaks.
 
33:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"My words are from the uprightness of my heart, And my lips speak knowledge R882 sincerely.
 
33:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The Spirit R883 of God has made me, And the breath R884 of the F388 Almighty gives me life.
 
33:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Refute R885 me if you can; Array yourselves before me, take your stand.
 
33:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, I belong to God like you; I too have been formed F389 out of the clay. R886
 
33:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, no R887 fear of me should terrify you, Nor should my pressure weigh heavily on you.
 
33:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely you have spoken in my hearing, And I have heard the sound of your words:
 
33:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`I am pure, R888 without R889 transgression; I am innocent and there is R890 no guilt in me.
 
33:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Behold, He invents F390 pretexts against me; He counts R891 me as His enemy.
 
33:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`He puts R892 my feet in the stocks; He watches all my paths.'
 
33:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, let me tell F391 you, you R893 are not right in this, For God is greater than man.
 
33:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Why do you complain R894 against Him That He does not give an account of all His doings?
 
33:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Indeed God R895 speaks once, Or twice, yet no one notices it.
 
33:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"In a dream, R896 a vision of the night, When sound sleep falls on men, While they slumber in their beds,
 
33:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then He R897 opens the ears of men, And seals their instruction,
 
33:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That He may turn man aside from his conduct, And keep F392 man from pride;
 
33:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
He keeps R898 back his soul from the pit, And his life from passing F393 over into R899 Sheol.
 
33:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Man F394 is also chastened with pain R900 on his bed, And with unceasing complaint in his bones;
 
33:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So that his life loathes R901 bread, And his soul favorite food.
 
33:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His flesh R902 wastes away from sight, And his bones R903 which were not seen stick out.
 
33:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then his R904 soul draws near to the pit, And his life to those who bring death.
 
33:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If there is an angel as mediator R905 for him, One out of a thousand, To remind a man what is right F395 for him,
 
33:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then let him be gracious to him, and say, `Deliver him from going R906 down to the pit, I have found a ransom'; R907
 
33:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Let his flesh become fresher than in youth, Let him return to the days of his youthful vigor;
 
33:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then he will pray R908 to God, and He will accept him, That he R909 may see His face with joy, And He may restore His righteousness to man.
 
33:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He will sing to men and say, `I have R910 sinned and perverted what is right, And it is not proper R911 for me.
 
33:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`He has redeemed my soul from going to the pit, And my life shall see R912 the light.'
 
33:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, God does all R913 these oftentimes F396 with men,
 
33:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To bring R914 back his soul from the pit, That he may be enlightened with the light of life.
 
33:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Pay attention, O Job, listen to me; Keep silent, and let me speak.
 
33:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then if you F397 have anything to say, answer me; Speak, for I desire to justify you.
 
33:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If not, listen R915 to me; Keep silent, and I will teach you wisdom."
 
   Chapter 34  - Click for Chapter Audio
34:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Elihu continued and said,
 
34:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Hear my words, you wise men, And listen to me, you who know.
 
34:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For the R916 ear tests words As the palate tastes food.
 
34:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Let us choose for ourselves what is right; Let us know among ourselves what is good.
 
34:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For Job has said, `I R917 am righteous, But God R918 has taken away my right;
 
34:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Should F398 I lie concerning my right? My wound R919 F399 is incurable, though I am without transgression.'
 
34:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"What man is like Job, Who drinks R920 up derision like water,
 
34:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who goes in R921 company with the workers of iniquity, And walks with wicked men?
 
34:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For he has said, `It R922 profits a man nothing When he is F400 pleased with God.'
 
34:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore, listen to me, you men of understanding. Far be it from God to do R923 wickedness, And from the Almighty to do wrong.
 
34:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He pays a man according to his R924 work, And makes him F401 find it according to his way.
 
34:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely, God R925 will not act wickedly, And the Almighty will not pervert justice.
 
34:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who gave R926 Him authority over the earth? And who has R927 laid on Him the whole world?
 
34:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If He should determine F402 to do so, If He should gather R928 to Himself His spirit and His breath,
 
34:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
All flesh R929 would perish together, And man would return R930 to dust.
 
34:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But if you have understanding, hear this; Listen to the sound of my words.
 
34:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Shall one R931 who hates justice rule? And will R932 you condemn the righteous mighty One,
 
34:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who says to a king, `Worthless one,' To nobles, `Wicked ones';
 
34:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who shows no partiality R933 to princes Nor regards the rich above the poor, For they all are the work R934 of His hands?
 
34:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"In a moment they die, and at R935 midnight People are shaken and pass away, And the R936 mighty are taken away without a hand.
 
34:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For His R937 eyes are upon the ways of a man, And He sees all his steps.
 
34:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"There is no R938 darkness or deep shadow Where the workers of iniquity may hide themselves.
 
34:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He does not need R939 to consider a man further, That he should go before God in judgment.
 
34:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He breaks in pieces mighty R940 men without inquiry, And sets others in their place.
 
34:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore He knows R941 their works, And He R942 overthrows them in the night, And they are crushed.
 
34:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He strikes R943 them like the wicked In F403 a public place,
 
34:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Because they turned R944 aside from following Him, And had R945 no regard for any of His ways;
 
34:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So that they caused the R946 cry of the poor to come to Him, And that He might hear R947 the cry of the afflicted--
 
34:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When He keeps quiet, who then can condemn? And when He hides His face, who then can behold Him, That is, in regard to both nation and man?--
 
34:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So that godless R948 men would not rule Nor be snares of the people.
 
34:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For has anyone said to God, `I have borne chastisement; I will not offend anymore;
 
34:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Teach me what I do not see; If I have done R949 iniquity, I will not do it again'?
 
34:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Shall He recompense R950 on your terms, because you have rejected it? For you must choose, and not I; Therefore declare what you know.
 
34:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Men of understanding will say to me, And a wise man who hears me,
 
34:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Job speaks R951 without knowledge, And his words are without wisdom.
 
34:36 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`Job ought to be tried to F404 the limit, Because he answers like R952 wicked men.
 
34:37 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
`For he adds rebellion R953 to his sin; He claps R954 his hands among us, And multiplies his words against God.' "
 
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35:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Elihu continued and said,
 
35:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you think this is according to justice? R955 Do you say, `My righteousness is more than God's'?
 
35:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For you say, `What R956 advantage will it be to You? F405 What R957 profit will I have, more than if I had sinned?'
 
35:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I will answer you, And your friends with you.
 
35:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Look R958 at the heavens and see; And behold the R959 clouds--they are higher than you.
 
35:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If you have sinned, what R960 do you accomplish against Him? And if your transgressions are many, what do you do to Him?
 
35:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If you are righteous, what R961 do you give to Him, Or what does He receive from your hand?
 
35:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Your wickedness is for a man like yourself, And your righteousness is for a son of man.
 
35:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Because of the multitude R962 of oppressions they cry out; They cry for help because of the arm of R963 the mighty.
 
35:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But no R964 one says, `Where is God my Maker, Who gives R965 songs in the night,
 
35:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who teaches R966 us more than the beasts of the earth And makes us wiser than the birds of the heavens?'
 
35:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"There they R967 cry out, but He does not answer Because of the pride of evil men.
 
35:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely God R968 will not listen to an F406 empty cry, Nor will the Almighty regard it.
 
35:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"How much less when you R969 say you do not behold Him, The case R970 is before Him, and you must wait for Him!
 
35:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And now, because He has not visited in His anger, Nor has He acknowledged transgression F407 well,
 
35:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
So Job opens his mouth emptily; F408 He multiplies words without R971 knowledge."
 
   Chapter 36  - Click for Chapter Audio
36:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Elihu continued and said,
 
36:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Wait for me a little, and I will show you That there is F409 yet more to be said in God's behalf.
 
36:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I will fetch my knowledge from afar, And I will ascribe righteousness R972 to my Maker.
 
36:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For truly my R973 words are not false; One who is perfect R974 in knowledge is with you.
 
36:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, God is mighty but does not despise R975 any; He is mighty R976 in strength of understanding.
 
36:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He does not keep R977 the wicked alive, But gives justice to the R978 afflicted.
 
36:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He does not withdraw R979 His eyes from the righteous; But with R980 kings on the throne He has seated them forever, and they are exalted.
 
36:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"And if they are bound in fetters, And are caught in the cords of affliction, R981
 
36:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then He declares to them their work And their transgressions, that they have magnified R982 themselves.
 
36:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He R983 opens their ear to instruction, And commands R984 that they return from evil.
 
36:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If they hear and serve Him, They will end R985 their days in prosperity And their years in pleasures. R986
 
36:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But if they do not hear, they shall perish F410 by R987 the sword And they will die R988 without knowledge.
 
36:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But the godless in heart lay up anger; They do not cry for help when He binds them.
 
36:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They F411 die in youth, And their life perishes among the cult R989 prostitutes.
 
36:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He delivers the afflicted in their F412 affliction, R990 And opens R991 their ear in F413 time of oppression.
 
36:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then indeed, He enticed R992 you from the mouth of distress, Instead of it, a broad place with no constraint; And that which was set on your table was full of fatness. F414
 
36:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"But you were full of judgment R993 on the wicked; Judgment and justice take hold of you.
 
36:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Beware that wrath R994 does not entice you to scoffing; And do not let the greatness of the ransom R995 turn you aside.
 
36:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will your riches F415 keep you from distress, Or all the forces of your strength?
 
36:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do not long for the R996 night, When people vanish F416 in their place.
 
36:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Be careful, do not R997 turn to evil, For you have preferred this to affliction. R998
 
36:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, God is exalted in His power; Who is a teacher R999 like Him?
 
36:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who has appointed Him His way, And who has said, `You R1000 have done wrong'?
 
36:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Remember that you should exalt R1001 His work, Of which men have sung. R1002
 
36:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"All men have seen it; Man beholds from afar.
 
36:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, God is exalted, R1003 and we R1004 do not know Him; The number R1005 of His years is unsearchable.
 
36:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For He R1006 draws up the drops of water, They distill rain from the F417 mist, F418
 
36:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Which the clouds pour down, They drip upon man abundantly.
 
36:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can anyone understand the spreading R1007 of the clouds, The thundering R1008 of His pavilion? F419
 
36:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, He spreads His lightning F420 about Him, And He covers the depths of the sea.
 
36:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For by these He judges R1009 peoples; He gives R1010 food in abundance.
 
36:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He covers His hands with the lightning, F421 And commands R1011 it to strike the mark.
 
36:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Its noise R1012 declares His F422 presence; The cattle also, concerning what is coming up.
 
   Chapter 37  - Click for Chapter Audio
37:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"At this also my heart trembles, And leaps from its place.
 
37:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Listen closely to the thunder R1013 of His voice, And the rumbling that goes out from His mouth.
 
37:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Under the whole heaven He lets it loose, And His lightning F423 to the ends R1014 of the earth.
 
37:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"After it, a voice roars; He thunders with His majestic voice, And He does not restrain the F424 lightnings when His voice is heard.
 
37:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"God thunders R1015 with His voice wondrously, Doing great R1016 things which we cannot comprehend.
 
37:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"For to the R1017 snow He says, `Fall on the earth,' And to the downpour R1018 F425 and the rain, `Be strong.'
 
37:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He seals R1019 the hand of every man, That all R1020 men may know His work.
 
37:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then the beast goes into its lair R1021 And remains in its den. F426
 
37:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Out of the south R1022 F427 comes the storm, And out of the north F428 the cold.
 
37:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From the breath of God ice R1023 is made, And the expanse of the waters is frozen.
 
37:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Also with moisture He loads R1024 the thick cloud; He disperses R1025 the R1026 cloud of His lightning. F429
 
37:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It changes direction, turning around by His guidance, That it F430 may do whatever He commands R1027 it F431 On the face R1028 of the inhabited earth.
 
37:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Whether for correction, R1029 F432 or for His R1030 world, Or for lovingkindness, R1031 He causes it to happen. F433
 
37:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Listen to this, O Job, Stand and consider the wonders of God.
 
37:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you know how God establishes them, And makes the lightning F434 of His cloud to shine?
 
37:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you know about the layers of the thick clouds, The wonders R1032 of one perfect R1033 in knowledge,
 
37:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
You whose garments are hot, When the land is still because of the south wind?
 
37:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you, with Him, spread R1034 out the skies, Strong as a molten mirror?
 
37:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Teach us what we shall say to Him; We cannot R1035 arrange our case because of darkness.
 
37:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Shall it be told Him that I would speak? Or F435 should a man say that he would be swallowed up?
 
37:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now men F436 do not see the light which is bright in the skies; But the wind has passed and cleared them.
 
37:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Out of the north comes golden splendor; Around God is awesome majesty.
 
37:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The Almighty--we R1036 cannot find Him; He is exalted R1037 in power And He R1038 will not do violence to R1039 justice and abundant righteousness.
 
37:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Therefore men fear R1040 Him; He does not regard R1041 any who are wise of heart."
 
   Chapter 38  - Click for Chapter Audio
38:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then the LORD answered R1042 Job out of the whirlwind and said,
 
38:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who is this that darkens R1043 counsel By words without knowledge?
 
38:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now gird R1044 up your loins like a man, And I R1045 will ask you, and you instruct Me!
 
38:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Where were you when R1046 I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell Me, if you have F437 understanding,
 
38:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Who set its measurements? R1047 Since you know. Or who stretched the line on it?
 
38:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"On what were R1048 its bases sunk? Or who laid its cornerstone,
 
38:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When the morning stars sang together And all the sons R1049 of God shouted for joy?
 
38:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Or who enclosed R1050 the sea with doors When, bursting forth, it went out from the womb;
 
38:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When I made a cloud its garment And thick darkness its swaddling band,
 
38:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And I placed R1051 F438 boundaries on it And set a bolt and doors,
 
38:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
And I said, `Thus far you shall come, but no farther; And here shall your proud waves stop'?
 
38:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have you ever F439 in your life commanded the morning, And caused the dawn to know its place,
 
38:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That it might take hold of the R1052 ends of the earth, And the R1053 wicked be shaken out of it?
 
38:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"It is changed like clay under the seal; And they stand forth like a garment.
 
38:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From R1054 the wicked their light is withheld, And the uplifted R1055 arm is broken.
 
38:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have you entered into the R1056 springs of the sea Or walked in F440 the recesses of the deep?
 
38:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have the gates of death been revealed to you, Or have you seen the gates of deep R1057 darkness?
 
38:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have you understood the expanse F441 of the R1058 earth? Tell Me, if you know all this.
 
38:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Where is the way to the dwelling of light? And darkness, where is its place,
 
38:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
That you may take it to its R1059 territory And that you may discern the paths to its home? F442
 
38:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"You know, for you R1060 were born then, And the number of your days is great!
 
38:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Have you entered the storehouses of R1061 the snow, Or have you seen the storehouses of the hail, R1062
 
38:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Which I have reserved for the time of distress, For the day of war and battle?
 
38:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Where is the way that the R1063 light is divided, Or the east wind scattered on the earth?
 
38:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who has cleft a channel for the flood, Or a way for the thunderbolt,
 
38:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To bring rain R1064 on a land without people, F443 On a desert without a man in it,
 
38:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To satisfy R1065 the waste and desolate land And to make the seeds F444 of grass to sprout?
 
38:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Has the R1066 rain a father? Or who has begotten the drops of dew?
 
38:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From whose womb has come the ice? R1067 And the frost of heaven, who has given it birth?
 
38:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Water becomes F445 hard like stone, And the surface of the deep is imprisoned.
 
38:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you bind the chains of the Pleiades, R1068 Or loose the cords of Orion?
 
38:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you lead forth a constellation F446 in its season, And guide the Bear with her satellites? F447
 
38:33 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you know the ordinances R1069 of the heavens, Or fix their rule over the earth?
 
38:34 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you lift up your voice to the clouds, So that an abundance R1070 of water will cover you?
 
38:35 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you send R1071 forth lightnings that they may go And say to you, `Here we are'?
 
38:36 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who has put R1072 wisdom in the innermost being Or given understanding R1073 to the mind? F448
 
38:37 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who can count the clouds by wisdom, Or tip R1074 the water jars of the heavens,
 
38:38 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When the dust hardens into a mass And the clods stick together?
 
38:39 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you hunt the prey R1075 for the lion, Or satisfy the appetite of the young lions,
 
38:40 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
When they crouch R1076 in their dens And lie in wait in their lair?
 
38:41 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who prepares for the R1077 raven its nourishment When its young cry to God And wander about without food?
 
   Chapter 39  - Click for Chapter Audio
39:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you know the time the mountain R1078 F449 goats give birth? Do you observe the calving of the deer? R1079
 
39:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you count the months they fulfill, Or do you know the time they give birth?
 
39:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They kneel down, they bring forth their young, They get rid of their labor pains.
 
39:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Their offspring become strong, they grow up in the open field; They leave and do not return to them.
 
39:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who sent out the wild R1080 donkey free? And who loosed the bonds of the swift donkey,
 
39:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
To whom I gave the R1081 wilderness for a home And the salt land for his dwelling place?
 
39:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He scorns the tumult of the city, The shoutings of the driver he does not hear.
 
39:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He explores the mountains for his pasture And searches after every green thing.
 
39:9 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will the wild R1082 ox consent to serve you, Or will he spend the night at your manger?
 
39:10 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you bind the wild ox in a furrow with ropes, F450 Or will he harrow the valleys after you?
 
39:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you trust him because his strength is great And leave your labor to him?
 
39:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you have faith in him that he will return your grain F451 And gather it from your threshing floor?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The ostriches' wings flap joyously With the pinion and plumage of love, F452
 
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For she abandons her eggs to the earth And warms them in the dust,
 
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And she forgets that a foot may crush them, F453 Or that a wild beast may trample them. F453
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"She treats her young cruelly, R1083 as if they were not hers; Though her labor be in vain, she is unconcerned; F454
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Because God has made her forget wisdom, And has not given her a share of understanding.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"When she lifts herself on F455 high, She laughs at the horse and his rider.
 
39:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Do you give the horse his might? Do you clothe his neck with a mane?
 
39:20 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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"Do you make him leap R1084 like the locust? His majestic snorting R1085 is terrible.
 
39:21 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He F456 paws in the valley, and rejoices in his strength; He goes R1086 out to meet the weapons.
 
39:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He laughs at fear and is not dismayed; And he does not turn back from the sword.
 
39:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The quiver rattles against him, The flashing spear and javelin.
 
39:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"With shaking and rage he races F457 over the ground, And he does not stand still at the voice of the trumpet.
 
39:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"As often as the trumpet sounds he says, `Aha!' And he scents the battle from afar, And the thunder of the captains and the war cry.
 
39:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is it by your understanding that the hawk soars, Stretching his wings toward the south?
 
39:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Is it at your command F458 that the eagle mounts up And makes his R1087 nest on high?
 
39:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"On the cliff he dwells and lodges, Upon the rocky crag, an inaccessible place.
 
39:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"From there he spies R1088 out food; His eyes see it from afar.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His young ones also suck up blood; And where R1089 the slain are, there is he."
 
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40:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then the LORD said to Job,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will the faultfinder contend R1090 with the Almighty? Let him who reproves R1091 God answer it."
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then Job answered the LORD and said,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, I am insignificant; what can I reply to You? I lay R1092 my hand on my mouth.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Once I have spoken, and I R1093 will not answer; Even twice, and I will add nothing more."
 
40:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
Then the LORD answered Job out of the storm and said,
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Now gird R1095 up your loins like a man; I will ask R1096 you, and you instruct Me.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you really annul R1097 My judgment? Will you condemn R1098 Me that R1099 you may be justified?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Or do you have an arm like God, And can you thunder R1100 with a voice like His?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Adorn R1101 yourself with eminence and dignity, And clothe yourself with honor and majesty.
 
40:11 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Pour out the R1102 overflowings of your anger, And look on everyone who is proud, R1103 and make him low.
 
40:12 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Look on everyone who is proud, and humble R1104 him, And tread R1105 down the wicked where F459 they stand.
 
40:13 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Hide R1106 them in the dust together; Bind them F460 in the hidden place.
 
40:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Then I will also confess F461 to you, That your own right hand can save you.
 
40:15 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold now, Behemoth, F462 which I R1107 made as F463 well as you; He eats grass like an ox.
 
40:16 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold now, his strength in his loins And his power in the muscles of his belly.
 
40:17 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He bends his tail like a cedar; The sinews of his thighs are knit together.
 
40:18 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His bones are tubes of bronze; His limbs F464 are like bars of iron.
 
40:19 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"He is the first R1108 of the ways of God; Let his maker R1109 bring near his sword.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Surely the mountains bring R1110 him food, And all the beasts of the field play R1111 there.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Under the lotus plants he lies down, In the covert of the reeds and the marsh.
 
40:22 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"The lotus plants cover him with shade; F465 The willows of the brook surround him.
 
40:23 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"If a river rages, F466 he is not alarmed; He is confident, though the Jordan R1112 rushes to his mouth.
 
40:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can anyone capture him when F467 he is on watch, With barbs F468 can anyone pierce his nose?
 
   Chapter 41  - Click for Chapter Audio
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can F469 you draw out Leviathan R1113 F470 with a fishhook? Or press down his tongue with a cord?
 
41:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you put R1114 a rope F471 in his nose Or pierce his jaw with a hook? F472
 
41:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will he make many supplications to you, Or will he speak to you soft words?
 
41:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will he make a covenant with you? Will you take him for a servant forever?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will you play with him as with a bird, Or will you bind him for your maidens?
 
41:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Will the traders F473 bargain over him? Will they divide him among the merchants?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Can you fill his skin with harpoons, Or his head with fishing spears?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Lay your hand on him; Remember the battle; you F474 will not do it again!
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Behold, F475 your F476 expectation is false; Will you F477 be laid low even at the sight of him?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"No one is so fierce that he dares to arouse R1115 him; Who then is he that can stand before Me?
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who has given R1116 F478 to Me that I should repay him? Whatever is under R1117 the whole heaven is Mine.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"I will not keep silence concerning his limbs, Or his mighty strength, or his orderly F479 frame.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who can strip F480 off his outer armor? Who can come within his double mail? F481
 
41:14 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Who can open the doors of his face? Around his teeth there is terror.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His strong F482 scales are his pride, Shut up as with a tight seal.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"One is so near to another That no air can come between them.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"They are joined one to another; They clasp each other and cannot be separated.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"His sneezes flash forth light, And his eyes are like the eyelids R1118 of the morning.
 
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[ Original: Hebrew / Greek | Multi-Translation ]
"Out of his mouth go burning torches; Sparks of fire leap forth.
 
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