Notes on Job
From the Original 1599 Geneva Bible Notes

Job 1:1

1:1 There was a man in the land of {a} Uz, whose name [was] Job; and that man was perfect and {b} upright, and {c} one that feared God, and eschewed evil.

The Argument - In this history the example of patience is set before our eyes. This holy man Job was not only extremely afflicted in outward things and in his body, but also in his mind and conscience, by the sharp temptation of his wife and friends: who by their vehement words and subtle disputations brought him almost to despair. They set forth God as a sincere judge, and mortal enemy to him who had cast him off, therefore in vain he should seek him for help. These friends came to him under pretence of consolation, and yet they tormented him more than all his afflictions did. Even so, he constantly resisted them, and eventually succeeded. In this story we must note that Job maintains a good cause, but handles it badly. His adversaries have an evil matter, but they defend it craftily. Job held that God did not always punish men according to their sins, but that he had secret judgments, of which man knew not the cause, and therefore man could not reason against God in it, but he should be convicted. Moreover, he was assured that God had not rejected him, yet through his great torments and afflictions he speaks many inconveniences and shows himself as a desperate man in many things, and as one that would resist God, and this is his good cause which he handles well. Again the adversaries maintain with many good arguments that God punishes continually according to the trespass, grounding on God's providence, his justice and man's sins, yet their intention is evil; for they labour to bring Job into despair, and so they maintain an evil cause. Ezekiel commends Job as a just man, Eze 14:14 and James sets out his patience for an example, Jas 5:11.

Job 1:3

1:3 His {d} substance also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she asses, and a very great household; so that this man was the greatest of all the men of {e} the east.

Job 1:5

1:5 And it was so, when the days of [their] feasting were gone about, that Job sent and {f} sanctified them, and rose up early in the morning, and {g} offered burnt offerings [according] to the number of them all: for Job said, It may be that my sons have sinned, and {h} cursed God in their hearts. Thus did Job {i} continually.

Job 1:6

1:6 Now there was a day when the {k} sons of God came to present themselves {l} before the LORD, and Satan {m} came also among them.

Job 1:7

1:7 And the LORD said unto Satan, Whence {n} comest thou? Then Satan answered the LORD, and said, {o} From going to and fro in the earth, and from walking up and down in it.

Job 1:9

1:9 Then Satan answered the LORD, and said, Doth Job fear God for {p} nought?

Job 1:10

1:10 Hast not thou made {q} an hedge about him, and about his house, and about all that he hath on every side? thou hast blessed the work of his hands, and his substance is increased in the land.

Job 1:11

1:11 But put forth thine hand now, and {r} touch all that he hath, and he will curse thee to {s} thy face.

Job 1:12

1:12 And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, all that he hath [is] in {t} thy power; only upon himself put not forth thine hand. So Satan went forth from the {u} presence of the LORD.

Job 1:15

1:15 And the {x} Sabeans fell [upon them], and took them away; yea, they have slain the servants with the edge of the sword; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.

Job 1:16

1:16 While he [was] yet speaking, there came also another, and said, The {y} fire of God is fallen from heaven, and hath burned up the sheep, and the servants, and consumed them; and I only am escaped alone to tell thee.

Job 1:18

1:18 While he [was] yet speaking, there came also another, and said, Thy {z} sons and thy daughters [were] eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house:

Job 1:20

1:20 Then Job arose, and {a} rent his mantle, and shaved his head, and fell down upon the ground, and worshipped,

Job 1:21

1:21 And said, Naked came I out of my mother's womb, and naked shall I return {b} thither: the LORD gave, and the LORD hath taken away; {c} blessed be the name of the LORD.

Job 1:22

1:22 In all this Job sinned not, nor charged God {d} foolishly.

Job 2:1

2:1 Again there was a day when the {a} sons of God came to present themselves before the LORD, and {b} Satan came also among them to present himself before the LORD.

Job 2:3

2:3 And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that [there is] none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil? and still he holdeth fast his integrity, {c} although thou movedst me against {d} him, to destroy him without cause.

Job 2:4

2:4 And Satan answered the LORD, and said, {e} Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life.

Job 2:5

2:5 But put forth thine hand now, and touch his {f} bone and his flesh, and he will curse thee to thy face.

Job 2:6

2:6 And the LORD said unto Satan, Behold, he [is] in thine hand; but save {g} his life.

Job 2:7

2:7 So went Satan forth from the presence of the LORD, and smote Job with sore {h} boils from the sole of his foot unto his crown.

Job 2:8

2:8 And he took him a {i} potsherd to scrape himself withal; and he sat down among the ashes.

Job 2:9

2:9 Then said his {k} wife unto him, Dost thou {l} still retain thine integrity? {m} curse God, and die.

Job 2:10

2:10 But he said unto her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. What? shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we not {n} receive evil? In all this did not Job sin with his {o} lips.

Job 2:11

2:11 Now when Job's three {p} friends heard of all this evil that was come upon him, they came every one from his own place; Eliphaz the Temanite, and Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite: for they had made an appointment together to come to mourn with him and to comfort him.

Job 2:12

2:12 And when they lifted up their eyes afar off, and knew him not, they lifted up their voice, and wept; and they rent every one his mantle, and sprinkled {q} dust upon their heads toward heaven.

Job 2:13

2:13 So they sat down with him upon the ground seven days and seven nights, and none spake a word unto him: for they saw that [his] grief was very {r} great.

Job 3:1

3:1 After this opened {a} Job his mouth, and {b} cursed his day.

Job 3:3

3:3 Let the day {c} perish wherein I was born, and the night [in which] it was said, There is a man child conceived.

Job 3:4

3:4 Let that day be darkness; let not God {d} regard it from above, neither let the light shine upon it.

Job 3:5

3:5 Let darkness and the {e} shadow of death stain it; let a cloud dwell upon it; let the blackness of the day terrify it.

Job 3:8

3:8 Let them curse it that curse the day, who are {f} ready to raise up their mourning.

Job 3:9

3:9 Let the stars of the twilight thereof be dark; let it look for light, but [have] none; neither let it {g} see the dawning of the day:

Job 3:11

3:11 {h} Why died I not from the womb? [why] did I [not] give up the ghost when I came out of the belly?

Job 3:13

3:13 For now should I have {i} lain still and been quiet, I should have slept: then had I been at rest,

Job 3:14

3:14 With kings and counsellors of the earth, which built {k} desolate places for themselves;

Job 3:17

3:17 There the wicked {l} cease [from] troubling; and there the weary be at rest.

Job 3:18

3:18 [There] the {m} prisoners rest together; they hear not the voice of the oppressor.

Job 3:20

3:20 Wherefore is light given to him that is in misery, and {n} life unto the bitter [in] soul;

Job 3:23

3:23 [Why is light given] to a man whose way is {o} hid, and whom God hath hedged in?

Job 3:25

3:25 For the thing which I greatly {p} feared is come upon me, and that which I was afraid of is come unto me.

Job 3:26

3:26 I was not in safety, neither had I rest, neither was I quiet; {q} yet trouble came.

Job 4:2

4:2 [If] we assay to commune with thee, wilt thou be grieved? but {a} who can withhold himself from speaking?

Job 4:3

4:3 Behold, thou hast instructed many, and thou {b} hast strengthened the weak hands.

Job 4:6

4:6 [Is] not [this] thy {c} fear, thy confidence, thy hope, and the uprightness of thy ways?

Job 4:7

4:7 Remember, I pray thee, who [ever] perished, being {d} innocent? or where were the righteous cut off?

Job 4:8

4:8 Even as I have seen, they that {e} plow iniquity, and sow wickedness, reap the same.

Job 4:9

4:9 By the {f} blast of God they perish, and by the breath of his nostrils are they consumed.

Job 4:10

4:10 The roaring of the {g} lion, and the voice of the fierce lion, and the teeth of the young lions, are broken.

Job 4:12

4:12 Now a thing was {h} secretly brought to me, and mine ear received a little thereof.

Job 4:14

4:14 Fear came upon me, and trembling, which made all my bones {i} to shake.

Job 4:16

4:16 It stood still, but I could not discern the form thereof: an image [was] before mine eyes, [there was] {k} silence, and I heard a voice, [saying],

Job 4:17

4:17 Shall mortal man be more {l} just than God? shall a man be more pure than his maker?

Job 4:18

4:18 Behold, he put no trust in his servants; and his {m} angels he charged with folly:

Job 4:19

4:19 How much less [in] them that dwell in houses of {n} clay, whose foundation [is] in the dust, [which] are crushed before the moth?

Job 4:20

4:20 They are destroyed from {o} morning to evening: they perish for ever {p} without any regarding [it].

Job 4:21

4:21 Doth not their excellency [which is] in them go away? they die, even without {q} wisdom.

Job 5:1

5:1 Call now, if there be any that will {a} answer thee; and to which of the saints wilt thou turn?

Job 5:2

5:2 For {b} wrath killeth the foolish man, and envy slayeth the silly one.

Job 5:3

5:3 I have seen the {c} foolish taking root: but suddenly I {d} cursed his habitation.

Job 5:4

5:4 His {e} children are far from safety, and they are crushed in the {f} gate, neither [is there] any to deliver [them].

Job 5:5

5:5 Whose harvest the hungry eateth up, and taketh it even out of the {g} thorns, and the robber swalloweth up their substance.

Job 5:6

5:6 Although affliction cometh not forth of the dust, {h} neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;

Job 5:7

5:7 Yet man is born unto {i} trouble, as the sparks fly upward.

Job 5:8

5:8 I would seek unto {k} God, and unto God would I commit my cause:

Job 5:9

5:9 Which {l} doeth great things and unsearchable; marvellous things without number:

Job 5:10

5:10 Who {m} giveth rain upon the earth, and sendeth waters upon the fields:

Job 5:14

5:14 They meet with {n} darkness in the daytime, and {o} grope in the noonday as in the night.

Job 5:15

5:15 But he saveth the {p} poor from the sword, from their {q} mouth, and from the hand of the mighty.

Job 5:16

5:16 So the poor hath hope, and iniquity {r} stoppeth her mouth.

Job 5:19

5:19 He shall deliver thee in {s} six troubles: yea, in seven there shall no evil touch thee.

Job 5:22

5:22 At destruction and famine thou shalt {t} laugh: neither shalt thou be afraid of the beasts of the earth.

Job 5:23

5:23 For thou {u} shalt be in league with the stones of the field: and the beasts of the field shall be at peace with thee.

Job 5:24

5:24 And thou shalt know that thy tabernacle [shall be] in peace; and thou shalt visit thy habitation, and shalt not {x} sin.

Job 5:26

5:26 Thou shalt come to [thy] grave in {y} a full age, like as a shock of corn cometh in his season.

Job 5:27

5:27 Lo {z} this, we have searched it, so it [is]; hear it, and know thou [it] for thy good.

Job 6:2

6:2 Oh that my grief were throughly weighed, and my calamity laid in the {a} balances together!

Job 6:3

6:3 For now it would be heavier than the sand of the sea: therefore my words are {b} swallowed up.

Job 6:4

6:4 For the arrows of the Almighty [are] within me, the poison whereof drinketh up my spirit: the terrors of God do {c} set themselves in array against me.

Job 6:5

6:5 Doth the {d} wild ass bray when he hath grass? or loweth the ox over his fodder?

Job 6:6

6:6 Can that which is {e} unsavoury be eaten without salt? or is there [any] taste in the white of an egg?

Job 6:8

6:8 Oh that I might have my {f} request; and that God would grant [me] the thing that I long for!

Job 6:10

6:10 Then should I yet have comfort; yea, I would harden myself in sorrow: let him not spare; {g} for I have not concealed the words of the Holy One.

Job 6:11

6:11 What [is] my strength, that I should hope? and what [is] mine {h} end, that I should prolong my life?

Job 6:13

6:13 [Is] not my {i} help in me? and is wisdom driven quite from me?

Job 6:15

6:15 My brethren have dealt deceitfully as a {k} brook, [and] as the stream of brooks they pass away;

Job 6:19

6:19 The troops of Tema {l} looked, the companies of Sheba waited for them.

Job 6:21

6:21 For now ye are {m} nothing; ye see [my] casting down, and are afraid.

Job 6:22

6:22 Did I say, Bring unto me? or, Give a reward for me of your {n} substance?

Job 6:24

6:24 Teach me, and I will {o} hold my tongue: and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.

Job 6:25

6:25 How {p} forcible are right words! but what doth your arguing reprove?

Job 6:26

6:26 Do ye imagine to reprove {q} words, and the speeches of one that is desperate, [which are] as wind?

Job 6:28

6:28 Now therefore be content, {r} look upon me; for [it is] evident unto you if I lie.

Job 7:1

7:1 [Is there] not an appointed time to man upon earth? [are not] his days also like the days of an {a} hireling?

Job 7:3

7:3 So am I made to possess {b} months of vanity, and wearisome nights are appointed to me.

Job 7:5

7:5 My flesh is {c} clothed with worms and clods of dust; my skin is broken, and become loathsome.

Job 7:6

7:6 My days are swifter than {d} a weaver's shuttle, and are spent without hope.

Job 7:9

7:9 {e} [As] the cloud is consumed and vanisheth away: so he that goeth down to the grave shall {f} come up no [more].

Job 7:11

7:11 Therefore I will not {g} refrain my mouth; I will speak in the anguish of my spirit; I will complain in the bitterness of my soul.

Job 7:12

7:12 [Am] I a sea, {h} or a whale, that thou settest a watch over me?

Job 7:14

7:14 Then thou scarest me {i} with dreams, and terrifiest me through visions:

Job 7:15

7:15 So that my soul {k} chooseth strangling, [and] death rather than my life.

Job 7:16

7:16 I loathe [it]; I would not live alway: {l} let me alone; for my days [are] vanity.

Job 7:17

7:17 What [is] man, that thou {m} shouldest magnify him? and that thou shouldest set thine heart upon him?

Job 7:20

7:20 I have {n} sinned; what shall I do unto thee, O thou preserver of men? why hast thou set me as a mark against thee, so that I am a burden to myself?

Job 7:21

7:21 And why dost thou not pardon my transgression, and take away mine iniquity? for now shall I sleep in the dust; and thou shalt seek me in the morning, but I [shall] {o} not [be].

Job 8:2

8:2 How long wilt thou speak these [things]? and [how long shall] the words of thy mouth {a} [be like] a strong wind?

Job 8:4

8:4 If thy children have sinned against him, and he have cast them away for their {b} transgression;

Job 8:5

8:5 If thou {c} wouldest seek unto God betimes, and make thy supplication to the Almighty;

Job 8:7

8:7 Though thy beginning {d} was small, yet thy latter end should greatly increase.

Job 8:8

8:8 For {e} enquire, I pray thee, of the former age, and prepare thyself to the search of their fathers:

Job 8:9

(For we [are but of] {f} yesterday, and know nothing, because our days upon earth [are] a shadow:)

Job 8:11

8:11 Can the rush {g} grow up without mire? can the flag grow without water?

Job 8:14

8:14 Whose hope shall be cut off, and whose trust [shall be] a {h} spider's web.

Job 8:16

8:16 He [is] {i} green before the sun, and his branch shooteth forth in his garden.

Job 8:18

8:18 If he destroy him from his place, then [it] shall {k} deny him, [saying], I have not seen thee.

Job 8:19

8:19 Behold, this [is] the joy {l} of his way, and out of the earth shall others grow.

Job 8:21

8:21 Till he fill thy mouth with {m} laughing, and thy lips with rejoicing.

Job 9:2

9:2 I know [it is] so of a truth: but how should man be {a} just with God?

Job 9:3

9:3 If he will contend with him, he cannot answer him one of a {b} thousand.

Job 9:6

9:6 Which {c} shaketh the earth out of her place, and the pillars thereof tremble.

Job 9:9

9:9 Which maketh {d} Arcturus, Orion, and Pleiades, and the chambers of the south.

Job 9:11

9:11 Lo, he goeth {e} by me, and I see [him] not: he passeth on also, but I perceive him not.

Job 9:12

9:12 Behold, he taketh away, who can hinder him? {f} who will say unto him, What doest thou?

Job 9:13

9:13 [If] God {g} will not withdraw his anger, the proud helpers {h} do stoop under him.

Job 9:14

9:14 How much less shall I answer him, [and] choose out {i} my words [to reason] with him?

Job 9:15

9:15 Whom, though I were righteous, [yet] would I {k} not answer, [but] I would make supplication to my judge.

Job 9:16

9:16 If I {l} had called, and he had answered me; [yet] would I not believe that he had hearkened unto my voice.

Job 9:17

9:17 For he breaketh me with a tempest, and multiplieth my wounds {m} without cause.

Job 9:19

9:19 If [I speak] of strength, lo, [he is] {n} strong: and if of judgment, who shall set me a time [to plead]?

Job 9:20

9:20 If I justify myself, mine own mouth shall condemn me: {o} [if I say], I [am] perfect, it shall also prove me perverse.

Job 9:22

9:22 This [is] one [thing], therefore I said [it], He destroyeth the {p} perfect and the wicked.

Job 9:23

9:23 If the scourge {q} slay suddenly, he will {r} laugh at the trial of the innocent.

Job 9:24

9:24 The earth is given into the hand of the wicked: {s} he covereth the faces of the judges thereof; if not, where, [and] who {t} [is] he?

Job 9:27

9:27 If {u} I say, I will forget my complaint, I will leave off my heaviness, and comfort [myself]:

Job 9:29

9:29 [If] I be wicked, why then {x} labour I in vain?

Job 9:30

9:30 If I wash {y} myself with snow water, and make my hands never so clean;

Job 9:31

9:31 Yet shalt thou plunge me in the ditch, and mine own {z} clothes shall abhor me.

Job 9:33

9:33 Neither is there any daysman betwixt us, {a} [that] might lay his hand upon us both.

Job 9:35

9:35 [Then] would I speak, and not fear him; {b} but [it is] not so with me.

Job 10:1

10:1 My soul is {a} weary of my life; I will leave my {b} complaint upon myself; I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.

Job 10:2

10:2 I will say unto God, Do not {c} condemn me; shew me wherefore thou contendest with me.

Job 10:3

10:3 [Is it] {d} good unto thee that thou shouldest oppress, that thou shouldest despise the {e} work of thine hands, and shine upon the {f} counsel of the wicked?

Job 10:4

10:4 Hast thou eyes of {g} flesh? or seest thou as man seeth?

Job 10:5

10:5 [Are] thy days as the {h} days of man? [are] thy years as man's days,

Job 10:7

10:7 Thou knowest that I am not {i} wicked; and [there is] none that can deliver out of thine hand.

Job 10:8

10:8 Thine {k} hands have made me and fashioned me together round about; yet thou dost destroy me.

Job 10:9

10:9 Remember, I beseech thee, that thou hast made me as {l} the clay; and wilt thou bring me into dust again?

Job 10:12

10:12 Thou hast granted me life and {m} favour, and thy {n} visitation hath preserved my spirit.

Job 10:13

10:13 And these [things] hast thou hid in thine heart: I know {o} that this [is] with thee.

Job 10:15

10:15 If I be wicked, woe unto me; and [if] I be righteous, [yet] will I not {p} lift up my head. [I am] full of confusion; therefore see thou mine affliction;

Job 10:16

10:16 For it increaseth. Thou huntest me as a fierce lion: and again thou shewest thyself {q} marvellous upon me.

Job 10:17

10:17 Thou renewest thy witnesses against me, and increasest thine indignation upon me; {r} changes and war [are] against me.

Job 10:20

10:20 [Are] not my days few? {s} cease [then, and] let me alone, that I may take comfort a little,

Job 10:21

10:21 Before I go [whence] I shall not {t} return, [even] to the land of darkness and the shadow of death;

Job 10:22

10:22 A land of darkness, as darkness [itself; and] of the shadow of death, without any {u} order, and [where] the light [is] as darkness.

Job 11:2

11:2 Should not the multitude of words be answered? and should a man {a} full of talk be justified?

Job 11:4

11:4 For thou hast said, {b} My doctrine [is] pure, and I am clean in thine eyes.

Job 11:6

11:6 And that he would shew thee the {c} secrets of wisdom, that [they are] double to that which is! Know therefore that God exacteth of thee [less] than thine iniquity [deserveth].

Job 11:8

11:8 [It is] as high as heaven; what canst thou do? {d} deeper than hell; what canst thou know?

Job 11:10

11:10 If he cut off, and {e} shut up, or gather together, then who can hinder him?

Job 11:12

11:12 For vain man would be wise, though man be born [like] a wild {f} ass's colt.

Job 11:13

11:13 If thou {g} prepare thine heart, and stretch out thine hands toward him;

Job 11:14

11:14 If iniquity [be] in thine {h} hand, put it far away, and let not wickedness dwell in thy tabernacles.

Job 11:15

11:15 For then shalt thou lift up thy {i} face without spot; yea, thou shalt be stedfast, and shalt not fear:

Job 11:20

11:20 But the eyes {k} of the wicked shall fail, and they shall not escape, and their hope [shall be as] the giving up of the ghost.

Job 12:2

12:2 No doubt but ye [are] the people, and {a} wisdom shall die with you.

Job 12:4

12:4 I am {b} [as] one mocked of his neighbour, who calleth upon God, and he {c} answereth him: the just upright [man is] laughed to scorn.

Job 12:5

12:5 {d} He that is ready to slip with [his] feet [is as] a lamp despised in the thought of him that is at ease.

Job 12:7

12:7 But ask now the beasts, {e} and they shall teach thee; and the fowls of the air, and they shall tell thee:

Job 12:11

12:11 Doth not the ear {f} try words? and the mouth taste his meat?

Job 12:12

12:12 With the {g} ancient [is] wisdom; and in length of days understanding.

Job 12:16

12:16 With him [is] strength and wisdom: the deceived and the {h} deceiver [are] his.

Job 12:18

12:18 {i} He looseth {k} the bond of kings, and girdeth their loins with a girdle.

Job 12:20

12:20 He removeth away the speech of the {l} trusty, and taketh away the understanding of the aged.

Job 12:23

12:23 He {m} increaseth the nations, and destroyeth them: he enlargeth the nations, and straiteneth them [again].

Job 13:3

13:3 Surely I would speak to the Almighty, and I desire {a} to reason with God.

Job 13:4

13:4 But ye [are] forgers of lies, ye [are] all {b} physicians of no value.

Job 13:7

13:7 Will ye speak {c} wickedly for God? and talk deceitfully for him?

Job 13:12

13:12 Your {d} remembrances [are] like unto ashes, your bodies to bodies of clay.

Job 13:14

13:14 Wherefore do I {e} take my flesh in my teeth, and put my life in mine hand?

Job 13:16

13:16 He also [shall be] my salvation: for an {f} hypocrite shall not come before him.

Job 13:18

13:18 Behold now, I have ordered [my] cause; I know that I shall be {g} justified.

Job 13:19

13:19 Who [is] he [that] will plead {h} with me? for now, if I hold my tongue, I shall {i} give up the ghost.

Job 13:21

13:21 {k} Withdraw thine hand far from me: and let not thy dread make me afraid.

Job 13:23

13:23 How many [are] {l} mine iniquities and sins? make me to know my transgression and my sin.

Job 13:26

13:26 For thou writest bitter things against me, and makest me to possess {m} the iniquities of my youth.

Job 13:27

13:27 Thou puttest my feet also in the {n} stocks, and lookest narrowly unto all my paths; thou settest a print upon the heels of my feet.

Job 14:1

14:1 Man {a} [that is] born of a woman [is] of few days, and full of trouble.

Job 14:3

14:3 And dost thou open thine eyes upon such an {b} one, and bringest me into judgment with thee?

Job 14:6

14:6 Turn from him, that he may rest, till he shall accomplish, {c} as an hireling, his day.

Job 14:10

14:10 {d} But man dieth, and wasteth away: yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where [is] he?

Job 14:13

14:13 O that thou wouldest hide me in the grave, that thou wouldest keep me secret, until thy {e} wrath be past, that thou wouldest appoint me a set time, and {f} remember me!

Job 14:14

14:14 If a man die, shall he live [again]? all the days of my appointed time will I wait, till {g} my change come.

Job 14:15

14:15 Thou shalt call, and I will {h} answer thee: thou wilt have a desire to the work of thine hands.

Job 14:17

14:17 My transgression [is] sealed up in a {i} bag, and thou sewest up mine iniquity.

Job 14:18

14:18 And surely the mountain falling cometh to nought, and the {k} rock is removed out of his place.

Job 14:22

14:22 But his {l} flesh upon him shall have pain, and his soul within him shall mourn.

Job 15:2

15:2 Should a wise man utter {a} vain knowledge, and fill his belly {b} with the east wind?

Job 15:4

15:4 Yea, thou castest off {c} fear, and restrainest prayer before God.

Job 15:5

15:5 For thy mouth uttereth thine iniquity, and thou choosest the {d} tongue of the crafty.

Job 15:7

15:7 [Art] thou the {e} first man [that] was born? or wast thou made before the hills?

Job 15:8

15:8 Hast thou heard the secret of God? and dost thou restrain wisdom {f} to thyself?

Job 15:11

15:11 [Are] the consolations of God {g} small with thee? is there any secret thing with thee?

Job 15:12

15:12 Why doth thine heart {h} carry thee away? and what do thy eyes wink at,

Job 15:14

15:14 What [is] man, that he should be clean? and [he which is] born of a woman, that he should {i} be righteous?

Job 15:16

15:16 How much more abominable and filthy [is] man, which {k} drinketh iniquity like water?

Job 15:19

15:19 Unto whom alone the earth was {l} given, and no stranger passed among them.

Job 15:20

15:20 The wicked man travaileth with pain all [his] days, and the number {m} of years is hidden to the oppressor.

Job 15:22

15:22 He believeth not that he shall return out of {n} darkness, and he is waited for of the sword.

Job 15:23

15:23 He wandereth {o} abroad for bread, [saying], Where [is it]? he knoweth that the day of darkness is ready at his hand.

Job 15:24

15:24 Trouble and {p} anguish shall make him afraid; they shall prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.

Job 15:27

15:27 Because he covereth his face with {q} his fatness, and maketh collops of fat on [his] flanks.

Job 15:28

15:28 And he dwelleth {r} in desolate cities, [and] in houses which no man inhabiteth, which are ready to become heaps.

Job 15:29

15:29 He shall not be rich, neither shall his substance continue, neither shall he prolong the {s} perfection thereof upon the earth.

Job 15:31

15:31 Let not him that is {t} deceived trust in vanity: for vanity shall be his recompence.

Job 15:33

15:33 He shall shake off his unripe {u} grape as the vine, and shall cast off his flower as the olive.

Job 15:34

15:34 For the congregation of hypocrites [shall be] desolate, and fire shall consume the tabernacles of {x} bribery.

Job 15:35

15:35 They {y} conceive mischief, and bring forth vanity, and their belly prepareth deceit.

Job 16:3

16:3 Shall {a} vain words have an end? or what emboldeneth thee that thou answerest?

Job 16:4

16:4 I also could speak as ye [do]: if your {c} soul were in my soul's stead, I could heap up words against you, and {d} shake mine head at you.

Job 16:5

16:5 [But] I would strengthen you {e} with my mouth, and the moving of my lips should asswage [your grief].

Job 16:6

16:6 Though I speak, my grief is {f} not asswaged: and [though] I forbear, what am I eased?

Job 16:7

16:7 But now {g} he hath made me weary: thou hast made desolate all my {h} company.

Job 16:8

16:8 And thou hast filled me with {i} wrinkles, [which] is a witness [against me]: and my leanness rising up in me beareth witness to my face.

Job 16:9

16:9 {k} He teareth [me] in his wrath, who hateth me: he gnasheth upon me with his teeth; mine enemy sharpeneth his eyes upon me.

Job 16:10

16:10 They have gaped upon me with their mouth; they have smitten me upon the {l} cheek reproachfully; they have gathered themselves together against me.

Job 16:11

16:11 God hath delivered me to the ungodly, and turned me over into the {m} hands of the wicked.

Job 16:13

16:13 His {n} archers compass me round about, he cleaveth my reins asunder, and doth not spare; he poureth out my gall {o} upon the ground.

Job 16:15

16:15 I have sewed sackcloth upon my skin, and defiled my {p} horn in the dust.

Job 16:17

16:17 Not for [any] injustice in {q} mine hands: also my prayer {r} [is] pure.

Job 16:18

16:18 O earth, cover not thou my {s} blood, and let my cry have no place.

Job 16:19

16:19 Also now, behold, my {t} witness [is] in heaven, and my record [is] on high.

Job 16:20

16:20 My friends {u} scorn me: [but] mine eye poureth out [tears] unto God.

Job 16:21

16:21 O that one might plead for a man with God, as a man {x} [pleadeth] for his neighbour!

Job 17:2

17:2 [Are there] not {a} mockers with me? and doth not mine eye continue in {b} their provocation?

Job 17:3

17:3 {c} Lay down now, put me in a surety with thee; who [is] he [that] {d} will strike hands with me?

Job 17:4

17:4 For thou hast hid their heart from {e} understanding: therefore shalt thou not exalt [them].

Job 17:5

17:5 {f} He that speaketh flattery to [his] friends, even the eyes of his children shall fail.

Job 17:6

17:6 He hath made me also a {g} byword of the people; and aforetime I was as a tabret.

Job 17:8

17:8 Upright [men] shall be astonied at {i} this, and the innocent shall stir up himself against the hypocrite.

Job 17:9

17:9 The righteous also shall hold on his {k} way, and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.

Job 17:10

17:10 But as for {l} you all, do ye return, and come now: for I cannot find [one] wise [man] among you.

Job 17:12

17:12 They change the {m} night into day: the light [is] short because of darkness.

Job 17:13

17:13 If I wait, {n} the grave [is] mine house: I have made my bed in the darkness.

Job 17:14

17:14 I have said to corruption, Thou [art] my {o} father: to the worm, [Thou art] my mother, and my sister.

Job 17:16

17:16 {p} They shall go down to the bars of the pit, when [our] rest together [is] in the dust.

Job 18:2

18:2 How long [will it be ere] {a} ye make an end of words? {b} mark, and afterwards we will speak.

Job 18:4

18:4 {c} He teareth himself in his anger: shall the {d} earth be forsaken for thee? and shall the rock be removed out of his place?

Job 18:5

18:5 Yea, the light of the wicked shall be {e} put out, and the spark of his fire shall not shine.

Job 18:8

18:8 For he is cast into a net by his own feet, and he {f} walketh upon a snare.

Job 18:12

18:12 His strength shall be {g} hungerbitten, and destruction [shall be] ready at his side.

Job 18:13

18:13 It shall devour the strength of his skin: [even] the {h} firstborn of death shall devour his strength.

Job 18:14

18:14 His confidence shall be rooted out of his tabernacle, and it shall bring him to the {i} king of terrors.

Job 18:15

18:15 It shall dwell in his tabernacle, because [it is] none of his: {l} brimstone shall be scattered upon his habitation.

Job 18:18

18:18 He shall be driven from {m} light into darkness, and chased out of the world.

Job 18:20

18:20 They that come after [him] shall be astonied at his {n} day, as they that went before were affrighted.

Job 19:3

19:3 These {a} ten times have ye reproached me: ye are not ashamed [that] ye make yourselves strange to me.

Job 19:4

19:4 And be it indeed [that] I have erred, mine error {b} remaineth with myself.

Job 19:6

19:6 Know now that God hath {c} overthrown me, and hath compassed me with his net.

Job 19:8

19:8 He hath fenced up my way that I cannot {d} pass, and he hath set darkness in my paths.

Job 19:9

19:9 He hath stripped me of my glory, and taken the {e} crown [from] my head.

Job 19:10

19:10 He hath destroyed me on every side, and I am gone: and mine hope hath he removed like {f} a tree.

Job 19:12

19:12 His {g} troops come together, and raise up their way against me, and encamp round about my tabernacle.

Job 19:15

19:15 {h} They that dwell in mine house, and my maids, count me for a stranger: I am an alien in their sight.

Job 19:17

19:17 My breath is strange to my wife, though I intreated for the children's [sake] of mine {i} own body.

Job 19:20

19:20 My bone {k} cleaveth to my skin and to my flesh, and I am escaped with the skin of my teeth.

Job 19:21

19:21 Have pity upon me, have {m} pity upon me, O ye my friends; for the hand of God hath touched me.

Job 19:22

19:22 Why do ye persecute me as {n} God, and are not satisfied with my {o} flesh?

Job 19:24

19:24 That they were graven with {p} an iron pen and lead in the rock for ever!

Job 19:25

19:25 For I know [that] my {q} redeemer liveth, and [that] he shall stand at the latter [day] upon the earth:

Job 19:26

19:26 And [though] after my skin [worms] destroy this [body], yet {r} in my flesh shall I see God:

Job 19:28

19:28 But ye should say, Why persecute we him, seeing the root of the {s} matter is found in me?

Job 19:29

19:29 Be ye afraid of the sword: for wrath [bringeth] the {t} punishments of the sword, that ye may know [there is] a judgment.

Job 20:3

20:3 I have heard {a} the check of my reproach, and the spirit of my understanding causeth me to answer.

Job 20:6

20:6 Though {b} his excellency mount up to the heavens, and his head reach unto the clouds;

Job 20:10

20:10 His children shall {c} seek to please the poor, and his hands shall {d} restore their goods.

Job 20:11

20:11 His bones are full [of the sin] of his youth, which {e} shall lie down with him in the dust.

Job 20:12

20:12 Though wickedness be {f} sweet in his mouth, [though] he hide it under his tongue;

Job 20:16

20:16 He shall suck the {g} poison of asps: the viper's tongue shall slay him.

Job 20:17

20:17 He shall not see the {h} rivers, the floods, the brooks of honey and butter.

Job 20:18

20:18 That which he laboured for shall he restore, and shall not swallow [it] down: according to [his] substance [shall] the restitution [be], {i} and he shall not rejoice [therein].

Job 20:21

20:21 There shall none of his {k} meat be left; therefore shall no man look for his goods.

Job 20:22

20:22 In the fulness of his sufficiency he shall be in straits: every hand {l} of the wicked shall come upon him.

Job 20:23

20:23 [When] he is about to fill his belly, [God] shall cast the fury of his wrath upon him, {m} and shall rain [it] upon him while he is eating.

Job 20:25

20:25 It is drawn, and cometh out of the {n} body; yea, the glittering sword cometh out of his gall: terrors [are] upon him.

Job 20:26

20:26 {o} All darkness [shall be] hid in his secret places: a fire not {p} blown shall consume him; it shall go ill with him that is left in his tabernacle.

Job 20:28

20:28 The {q} increase of his house shall depart, [and his goods] shall flow away in the day of his wrath.

Job 20:29

20:29 This [is] the portion of a wicked man from {r} God, and the heritage appointed unto him by {s} God.

Job 21:2

21:2 Hear diligently my speech, and let this {a} be your consolations.

Job 21:4

21:4 As for me, [is] my complaint to man? and if [it {b} were so], why should not my spirit be troubled?

Job 21:5

21:5 Mark me, and be astonished, and lay [your] hand upon [your] {c} mouth.

Job 21:7

21:7 Wherefore do the wicked {d} live, become old, yea, are mighty in power?

Job 21:11

21:11 They send forth their little ones {e} like a flock, and their children dance.

Job 21:13

21:13 They spend their days in wealth, and in a moment {f} go down to the grave.

Job 21:14

21:14 Therefore they say unto God, Depart from us; for we desire not the {g} knowledge of thy ways.

Job 21:16

21:16 Lo, their good [is] not in their {h} hand: the counsel of the wicked {i} is far from me.

Job 21:20

21:20 {k} His eyes shall see his destruction, and he shall drink of the wrath of the Almighty.

Job 21:22

21:22 Shall [any] teach {l} God knowledge? seeing he judgeth those that are high.

Job 21:23

21:23 One {m} dieth in his full strength, being wholly at ease and quiet.

Job 21:25

21:25 And another {n} dieth in the bitterness of his soul, and never eateth with pleasure.

Job 21:26

21:26 They shall lie down alike in {o} the dust, and the worms shall cover them.

Job 21:28

21:28 For ye say, Where [is] the {p} house of the prince? and where [are] the dwelling places of the wicked?

Job 21:29

21:29 Have ye {q} not asked them that go by the way? and do ye not know their tokens,

Job 21:30

21:30 That the wicked is reserved to the day of {r} destruction? they shall be brought forth to the day of wrath.

Job 21:31

21:31 Who shall declare his way {s} to his face? and who shall repay him [what] he hath done?

Job 21:33

21:33 The {t} clods of the valley shall be sweet unto him, and every man shall draw after him, as [there are] innumerable before him.

Job 21:34

21:34 How then comfort {u} ye me in vain, seeing in your answers there remaineth falsehood?

Job 22:2

22:2 Can a man be {a} profitable unto God, as he that is wise may be profitable unto himself?

Job 22:4

22:4 Will he reprove thee for fear {b} of thee? will he enter with thee into judgment?

Job 22:6

22:6 For thou hast taken a {c} pledge from thy brother for nought, and stripped the naked of their clothing.

Job 22:8

22:8 But [as for] the mighty man, he {d} had the earth; and the honourable man dwelt in it.

Job 22:9

22:9 Thou hast sent widows away empty, and the arms of the {e} fatherless have been broken.

Job 22:11

22:11 Or darkness, [that] thou canst not see; and {f} abundance of waters cover thee.

Job 22:12

22:12 [Is] not God in the {g} height of heaven? and behold the height of the {h} stars, how high they are!

Job 22:13

22:13 And thou sayest, How doth God {i} know? can he judge through the dark cloud?

Job 22:15

22:15 Hast thou marked the old way {k} which wicked men have trodden?

Job 22:16

22:16 Which were {l} cut down out of time, whose foundation was overflown with a flood:

Job 22:18

22:18 Yet he {m} filled their houses with good [things]: but the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Job 22:19

22:19 The righteous see [it], and are glad: {n} and the innocent laugh them to scorn.

Job 22:20

22:20 Whereas {o} our substance is not cut down, but the remnant of {p} them the fire consumeth.

Job 22:21

22:21 Acquaint now thyself {q} with him, and be at peace: thereby good shall come unto thee.

Job 22:23

22:23 If thou return to the Almighty, thou shalt {r} be built up, thou shalt put away iniquity far from thy tabernacles.

Job 22:24

22:24 Then shalt thou lay up gold as {s} dust, and the [gold] of Ophir as the stones of the brooks.

Job 22:28

22:28 Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee: and the {t} light shall shine upon thy ways.

Job 22:29

22:29 {u} When [men] are cast down, then thou shalt say, [There is] lifting up; and he shall save the humble person.

Job 22:30

22:30 He shall deliver the {x} island of the innocent: and it is delivered by the pureness of thine hands.

Job 23:2

23:2 Even to day [is] my complaint {a} bitter: my stroke is heavier than my groaning.

Job 23:6

23:6 Will he {b} plead against me with [his] great power? No; but he would {c} put [strength] in me.

Job 23:7

23:7 {d} There the righteous might dispute with him; so should I be delivered for ever from my judge.

Job 23:8

23:8 {e} Behold, I go forward, but he [is] not [there]; and backward, but I cannot perceive him:

Job 23:10

23:10 But he knoweth the {f} way that I take: [when] he hath tried me, I shall come forth as gold.

Job 23:12

23:12 Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have {g} esteemed the words of his mouth more than my necessary [food].

Job 23:13

23:13 But he [is] in one [mind], and who can {h} turn him? and [what] his soul desireth, even [that] he doeth.

Job 23:14

23:14 For he performeth [the thing that is] appointed for me: and {i} many such [things are] with him.

Job 23:16

23:16 For {k} God maketh my heart soft, and the Almighty troubleth me:

Job 23:17

23:17 Because I was not cut off before the {l} darkness, [neither] hath he covered the darkness from my face.

Job 24:1

24:1 Why, seeing times {a} are not hidden from the Almighty, do they that know him not see his {b} days?

Job 24:4

24:4 They turn the needy out of the way: the poor of the earth hide themselves {c} together.

Job 24:5

24:5 Behold, [as] wild asses in the desert, go they forth to their work; {d} rising betimes for a prey: the wilderness {e} [yieldeth] food for them [and] for [their] children.

Job 24:6

24:6 They reap [every one] {f} his corn in the field: and they gather the {g} vintage of the wicked.

Job 24:8

24:8 They are wet with the showers of the mountains, {h} and embrace the rock for want of a shelter.

Job 24:9

24:9 They pluck the fatherless {i} from the breast, and take a pledge of {k} the poor.

Job 24:11

24:11 [Which] make oil {l} within their walls, [and] tread [their] winepresses, and suffer thirst.

Job 24:12

24:12 Men {m} groan from out of the city, and the soul of the wounded crieth out: yet God {n} layeth not folly [to them].

Job 24:13

24:13 They are of those that rebel against the {p} light; they know not the ways thereof, nor abide in the paths thereof.

Job 24:15

24:15 The eye also of the {q} adulterer waiteth for the twilight, saying, No eye shall see me: and disguiseth [his] face.

Job 24:18

24:18 He [is] swift as the {r} waters; their {s} portion is cursed in the earth: he beholdeth not the way of the vineyards.

Job 24:19

24:19 Drought and heat consume the snow waters: [so doth] the grave [those which] {t} have sinned.

Job 24:20

24:20 {u} The womb shall forget him; the worm shall feed sweetly on him; he shall be no more remembered; and wickedness shall be broken as a tree.

Job 24:21

24:21 He {x} evil entreateth the barren [that] beareth not: and doeth not good to the widow.

Job 24:22

24:22 He draweth also the {y} mighty with his power: he riseth up, and no [man] is sure of life.

Job 24:25

24:25 And if [it be] not {z} [so] now, who will make me a liar, and make my speech nothing worth?

Job 25:2

25:2 {a} Dominion and fear [are] with him, he maketh peace in his high places.

Job 25:3

25:3 Is there any number of his armies? {b} and upon whom doth not his light arise?

Job 25:4

25:4 How then can man {c} be justified with God? or how can he be clean [that is] born of a woman?

Job 25:5

25:5 Behold even to the moon, and it shineth not; yea, {d} the stars are not pure in his sight.

Job 26:2

26:2 {a} How hast thou helped [him that is] without power? [how] {b} savest thou the arm [that hath] no strength?

Job 26:4

26:4 To whom hast thou uttered words? and whose spirit {c} came from thee?

Job 26:5

26:5 {d} Dead [things] are formed from under the waters, and the inhabitants thereof.

Job 26:6

26:6 Hell [is] {e} naked before him, and {f} destruction hath no covering.

Job 26:7

26:7 He stretcheth out the {g} north over the empty place, [and] hangeth the earth upon nothing.

Job 26:10

26:10 He hath {h} compassed the waters with bounds, until the {i} day and night come to an end.

Job 26:11

26:11 The {k} pillars of heaven tremble and are astonished at his reproof.

Job 26:13

26:13 By his spirit he hath garnished the heavens; his hand hath formed the crooked {l} serpent.

Job 26:14

26:14 Lo, these [are] parts of his ways: but {m} how little a portion is heard of him? but the thunder of his power who can understand?

Job 27:2

27:2 [As] God liveth, [who] hath taken away my {a} judgment; and the Almighty, [who] hath vexed my soul;

Job 27:4

27:4 {b} My lips shall not speak wickedness, nor my tongue utter deceit.

Job 27:5

27:5 God forbid that I should {c} justify you: till I die I will not remove mine {d} integrity from me.

Job 27:6

27:6 My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach [me] so long as I {e} live.

Job 27:8

27:8 For what [is] the {f} hope of the hypocrite, though he hath gained, when God taketh away his soul?

Job 27:11

27:11 I will teach you by the hand of {g} God: [that] which [is] with the Almighty will I not conceal.

Job 27:12

27:12 Behold, all ye yourselves {h} have seen [it]; why then are ye thus altogether {i} vain?

{h} That is, these secret judgments of God and yet do not understand them.
(i) Why do you then maintain this error?

Job 27:13

27:13 This [is] the {k} portion of a wicked man with God, and the heritage of oppressors, [which] they shall receive of the Almighty.

Job 27:15

27:15 Those that remain of him shall be buried in death: and his widows {l} shall not weep.

Job 27:18

27:18 He buildeth his house as a {m} moth, and as a booth [that] the keeper maketh.

Job 27:19

27:19 The rich man shall lie down, but {n} he shall not be gathered: he openeth his eyes, and he [is] not.

Job 28:1

28:1 Surely there is a vein for the silver, {a} and a place for gold [where] they fine [it].

Job 28:3

28:3 He setteth an end to darkness, {b} and searcheth out all perfection: the stones of darkness, and the shadow of death.

Job 28:4

28:4 The flood breaketh out from the {c} inhabitant; [even the waters] {d} forgotten of the foot: they are dried up, they are gone away from men.

Job 28:5

28:5 [As for] the earth, out of it cometh {e} bread: and under it is turned up as it were fire.

Job 28:6

28:6 The stones of it [are] the place {f} of sapphires: and it hath dust of gold.

Job 28:9

28:9 He putteth forth his hand upon the {g} rock; he overturneth the mountains by the roots.

Job 28:12

28:12 But where shall wisdom be found? {h} and where [is] the place of understanding?

Job 28:13

28:13 Man knoweth not {i} the price thereof; neither is it found in the land of the living.

Job 28:15

28:15 It cannot be gotten for {k} gold, neither shall silver be weighed [for] the price thereof.

Job 28:18

28:18 No mention shall be made of coral, or of {l} pearls: for the price of wisdom [is] above rubies.

Job 28:21

28:21 Seeing it is hid from the eyes of all living, and kept close from the {m} fowls of the air.

Job 28:23

28:23 God understandeth the {n} way thereof, and he knoweth the place thereof.

Job 28:28

28:28 And unto man he said, Behold, the {o} fear of the Lord, that [is] wisdom; and to depart from evil [is] understanding.

Job 29:3

29:3 When his {a} candle shined upon my head, [and when] by his light I walked [through] {b} darkness;

Job 29:4

29:4 As I was in the days of my youth, when the {c} secret of God [was] upon my tabernacle;

Job 29:6

29:6 When I washed my steps {d} with butter, and the rock poured me out rivers of oil;

Job 29:8

29:8 The young men saw me, and {e} hid themselves: and the aged arose, [and] stood up.

Job 29:9

29:9 The princes refrained talking, and laid [their] hand on their {f} mouth.

Job 29:11

29:11 When the {g} ear heard [me], then it blessed me; and when the eye saw [me], it gave witness to me:

Job 29:12

29:12 Because I delivered the {i} poor that cried, and the fatherless, and [him that had] none to help him.

Job 29:13

29:13 {k} The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me: and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.

Job 29:14

29:14 I put on {l} righteousness, and it clothed me: my judgment [was] as a robe and a diadem.

Job 29:18

29:18 Then I said, I shall die in my {m} nest, and I shall multiply [my] days as the sand.

Job 29:19

29:19 My root [was] {n} spread out by the waters, and the dew lay all night upon my branch.

Job 29:22

29:22 After my words they spake not again; and my speech {o} dropped upon them.

Job 29:23

29:23 And they waited for me as for the rain; and they opened their mouth wide {p} [as] for the latter rain.

Job 29:24

29:24 [If] I {q} laughed on them, they believed [it] not; and the light of my countenance they {r} cast not down.

Job 29:25

29:25 I chose out {s} their way, and sat chief, and dwelt as a king in the army, as one [that] comforteth the mourners.

Job 30:1

30:1 But now [they that are] younger than I {a} have me in derision, whose fathers I would have disdained to have set with the {b} dogs of my flock.

Job 30:2

30:2 Yea, whereto [might] the strength of their hands [profit] me, in whom old age was {c} perished?

Job 30:5

30:5 They were {d} driven forth from among [men],
(they cried after them as [after] a thief;)

Job 30:9

30:9 And now am I their {e} song, yea, I am their byword.

Job 30:11

30:11 Because he hath loosed my {f} cord, and afflicted me, {g} they have also let loose the bridle before me.

Job 30:12

30:12 Upon [my] right [hand] rise the youth; they push away my feet, and they raise up against me the {h} ways of their destruction.

Job 30:13

30:13 They mar my path, they set forward my calamity, they have no {i} helper.

Job 30:14

30:14 They came [upon me] as a wide breaking in [of waters]: in the {k} desolation they rolled themselves [upon me].

Job 30:16

30:16 And now my soul is {l} poured out upon me; the days of affliction have taken hold upon me.

Job 30:17

30:17 {m} My bones are pierced in me in the night season: and my sinews take no rest.

Job 30:19

30:19 {n} He hath cast me into the mire, and I am become like dust and ashes.

Job 30:21

30:21 Thou art become {o} cruel to me: with thy strong hand thou opposest thyself against me.

Job 30:22

30:22 Thou liftest me up to the {p} wind; thou causest me to ride [upon it], and dissolvest my substance.

Job 30:24

30:24 Howbeit he will not stretch out [his] hand {q} to the grave, though they cry in his destruction.

Job 30:26

30:26 When I looked for good, then {r} evil came [unto me]: and when I waited for light, there came darkness.

Job 30:28

30:28 I went mourning {s} without the sun: I stood up, {t} [and] I cried in the congregation.

Job 30:29

30:29 I am a brother to {u} dragons, and a companion to owls.

Job 30:30

30:30 My skin is black upon me, and my bones are burned with {x} heat.

Job 31:1

31:1 I made a covenant with mine {a} eyes; why then should I think upon {b} a maid?

Job 31:3

31:3 [Is] not destruction to the wicked? and a strange [punishment] to {c} the workers of iniquity?

Job 31:6

31:6 Let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know mine {d} integrity.

Job 31:7

31:7 If my step hath turned out of the way, and mine heart {e} walked after mine eyes, and if any blot hath cleaved to mine hands;

Job 31:8

31:8 [Then] let me sow, and let another {f} eat; yea, let my offspring be rooted out.

Job 31:10

31:10 [Then] let my wife {g} grind unto another, and let others bow down upon her.

Job 31:12

31:12 For it [is] a fire [that] consumeth {h} to destruction, and would root out all mine increase.

Job 31:13

31:13 If I did despise the cause of my manservant or of my maidservant, when they {i} contended with me;

Job 31:14

31:14 What then shall I do when {k} God riseth up? and when he visiteth, what shall I answer him?

Job 31:15

31:15 Did not he that made me in the womb make {l} him? and did not one fashion us in the womb?

Job 31:16

31:16 If I have withheld the poor from [their] desire, or have caused the eyes of the widow {m} to fail;

Job 31:18

(For from my youth he was brought up with me, {n} as [with] a father, and I have guided her from my mother's womb;)

Job 31:21

31:21 If I have lifted {o} up my hand against the fatherless, when I saw my help in the gate:

Job 31:22

31:22 [Then] let mine {p} arm fall from my shoulder blade, and mine arm be broken from the bone.

Job 31:23

31:23 For destruction [from] God [was] a {q} terror to me, and by reason of his highness I could not endure.

Job 31:26

31:26 If I beheld the {r} sun when it shined, or the moon walking [in] brightness;

Job 31:27

31:27 And my heart hath been secretly enticed, or my mouth hath kissed my {s} hand:

Job 31:28

31:28 This also [were] an iniquity [to be punished by] the judge: for I should have denied the God [that is] {t} above.

Job 31:31

31:31 If the men of my {u} tabernacle said not, Oh that we had of his flesh! we cannot be satisfied.

Job 31:33

31:33 If I covered {x} my transgressions as Adam, by hiding mine iniquity in my bosom:

Job 31:34

31:34 Did I fear a great multitude, or did the contempt of families {y} terrify me, that I kept {z} silence, [and] went not out of the door?

Job 31:35

31:35 Oh that one would hear me! behold, my {a} desire [is, that] the Almighty would answer me, and [that] mine adversary had written a book.

Job 31:36

31:36 Surely I would take it upon my shoulder, [and] bind it [as] a {b} crown to me.

Job 31:37

31:37 I would declare unto him the number of my steps; as a {c} prince would I go near unto him.

Job 31:38

31:38 If my land {d} cry against me, or that the furrows likewise thereof complain;

Job 31:39

31:39 If I have eaten the fruits thereof without money, or have caused {e} the owners thereof to lose their life:

Job 31:40

31:40 Let thistles grow instead of wheat, and cockle instead of barley. The {f} words of Job are ended.

Job 32:2

32:2 Then was kindled the wrath of Elihu the son of Barachel the {a} Buzite, of the kindred of {b} Ram: against Job was his wrath kindled, because he justified himself {c} rather than God.

Job 32:4

32:4 Now Elihu had waited till Job had spoken, because {d} they [were] elder than he.

Job 32:7

32:7 I said, Days {e} should speak, and multitude of years should teach wisdom.

Job 32:8

32:8 But [there is] a spirit in man: {f} and the inspiration of the Almighty giveth them understanding.

Job 32:11

32:11 Behold, I waited for your words; I gave ear to your reasons, whilst ye searched out {g} what to say.

Job 32:13

32:13 Lest ye should say, We have {h} found out wisdom: God thrusteth him down, not man.

Job 32:14

32:14 Now {i} he hath not directed [his] words against me: neither will I answer {k} him with your speeches.

Job 32:18

32:18 For I am full of {l} matter, the spirit within me constraineth me.

Job 32:21

32:21 Let me not, I pray you, accept any man's person, {m} neither let me give flattering titles unto man.

Job 32:22

32:22 For I know not to give flattering {n} titles; [in so doing] my maker would soon take me away.

Job 33:4

33:4 The {a} Spirit of God hath made me, and the breath of the Almighty hath given me life.

Job 33:6

33:6 Behold, I [am] according to thy wish in {b} God's stead: I also am formed out of the clay.

Job 33:7

33:7 Behold, my terror shall not make thee afraid, neither shall my hand {c} be heavy upon thee.

Job 33:9

33:9 I am {d} clean without transgression, I [am] innocent; neither [is there] iniquity in me.

Job 33:13

33:13 Why dost thou strive against him? for he giveth not {e} account of any of his matters.

Job 33:14

33:14 For God speaketh {f} once, yea twice, [yet man] perceiveth it not.

Job 33:15

33:15 In a dream, in a {g} vision of the night, when deep sleep falleth upon men, in slumberings upon the bed;

Job 33:16

33:16 Then he openeth the ears of men, and {h} sealeth their instruction,

Job 33:17

33:17 That he may withdraw man [from his] purpose, and hide {i} pride from man.

Job 33:20

33:20 So that his {k} life abhorreth bread, and his soul dainty meat.

Job 33:22

33:22 Yea, his soul draweth near unto the grave, and his life {l} to the destroyers.

Job 33:23

33:23 If there be a {m} messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, {n} to shew unto man his uprightness:

Job 33:24

33:24 Then he is {o} gracious unto him, and saith, {p} Deliver him from going down to the pit: I have found a ransom.

Job 33:25

33:25 His flesh shall be {q} fresher than a child's: he shall return to the days of his youth:

Job 33:26

33:26 He shall pray unto God, and he will be favourable unto him: and he shall see his face with joy: for he will render unto man his {r} righteousness.

Job 33:27

33:27 He looketh upon men, and [if any] say, I have sinned, and {s} perverted [that which was] right, and it profited {t} me not;

Job 33:28

33:28 {u} He will deliver his soul from going into the pit, and his life shall see the light.

Job 33:29

33:29 Lo, all these [things] worketh God {x} oftentimes with man,

Job 33:32

33:32 If thou hast any {y} thing to say, answer me: speak, for I desire to {z} justify thee.

Job 34:2

34:2 Hear my words, O ye {a} wise [men]; and give ear unto me, ye that have knowledge.

Job 34:4

34:4 Let us choose to us {b} judgment: let us know among ourselves what [is] good.

Job 34:5

34:5 For Job hath said, I am righteous: and God hath taken {c} away my judgment.

Job 34:6

34:6 Should I lie against my {d} right? my wound [is] {e} incurable without transgression.

Job 34:7

34:7 What man [is] like Job, [who] drinketh up {f} scorning like water?

Job 34:8

34:8 Which goeth in {g} company with the workers of iniquity, and walketh with wicked men.

Job 34:9

34:9 For he hath said, {h} It profiteth a man nothing that he should {i} delight himself with God.

Job 34:14

34:14 If {k} he set his heart upon man, [if] he gather unto himself his spirit {l} and his breath;

Job 34:17

34:17 Shall even he that hateth right {m} govern? and wilt thou condemn him that is most just?

Job 34:18

34:18 [Is it fit] to say to a king, [Thou art] {n} wicked? [and] to princes, [Ye are] ungodly?

Job 34:20

34:20 In a moment shall they die, {o} and the people shall be troubled at midnight, {p} and pass away: and the mighty shall be taken away without hand.

Job 34:23

34:23 For he will not lay upon man more [than right]; that he should {q} enter into judgment with God.

Job 34:24

34:24 He shall break in pieces mighty men without {r} number, and set others in their stead.

Job 34:25

34:25 Therefore he knoweth their {s} works, and he overturneth [them] in the {t} night, so that they are destroyed.

Job 34:26

34:26 He striketh them as wicked men in the open sight of {u} others;

Job 34:28

34:28 So that they cause the cry of the poor to {x} come unto him, and he heareth the cry of the afflicted.

Job 34:30

34:30 That the {y} hypocrite reign not, lest the people be ensnared.

Job 34:31

34:31 Surely it is meet {z} to be said unto God, I have borne [chastisement], I will not offend [any more]:

Job 34:32

34:32 {a} [That which] I see not teach thou me: if I have done iniquity, I will do no more.

Job 34:33

34:33 [Should it be] according to {b} thy mind? he will recompense {c} it, whether thou refuse, or whether thou choose; and not I: therefore speak what thou knowest.

Job 34:36

34:36 My desire [is that] Job may be {d} tried unto the end because of [his] answers for wicked men.

Job 34:37

34:37 For he {e} addeth rebellion unto his sin, he clappeth [his hands] among us, and multiplieth his words against God.

Job 35:2

35:2 Thinkest thou this to be right, [that] thou saidst, My {a} righteousness [is] more than God's?

Job 35:4

35:4 I will answer thee, and thy {b} companions with thee.

Job 35:5

35:5 Look unto the heavens, and see; and behold the {c} clouds [which] are higher than thou.

Job 35:6

35:6 If thou sinnest, what doest thou {d} against him? or [if] thy transgressions be multiplied, what doest thou unto him?

Job 35:9

35:9 By reason of the multitude of oppressions they make [the oppressed] {e} to cry: they cry out by reason of the arm of the mighty.

Job 35:12

35:12 There they cry, {f} but none giveth answer, because of the pride of evil men.

Job 35:14

35:14 Although thou sayest thou shalt not see him, {g} [yet] judgment [is] before him; therefore trust thou in him.

Job 35:16

35:16 Therefore doth Job {h} open his mouth in vain; he multiplieth words without knowledge.

Job 36:3

36:3 I will fetch {a} my knowledge from afar, and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker.

Job 36:4

36:4 For truly my words [shall] not [be] false: he that is {b} perfect in knowledge [is] with thee.

Job 36:5

36:5 Behold, God [is] mighty, and despiseth not [any: he is] {c} mighty in strength [and] wisdom.

Job 36:6

36:6 He {d} preserveth not the life of the wicked: but giveth right to the poor.

Job 36:7

36:7 He withdraweth not his eyes from the righteous: but with {e} kings [are they] on the throne; yea, he doth establish them for ever, and they are exalted.

Job 36:9

36:9 Then he sheweth them their {f} work, and their transgressions that they have exceeded.

Job 36:12

36:12 But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die {g} without knowledge.

Job 36:13

36:13 But the hypocrites {h} in heart heap up wrath: they {i} cry not when he bindeth them.

Job 36:14

36:14 They die in {k} youth, and their life [is] among the unclean.

Job 36:16

36:16 Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait [into] a broad place, where [there is] no straitness; and {l} that which should be set on thy table [should be] full of fatness.

Job 36:17

36:17 But thou hast fulfilled the {m} judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold [on thee].

Job 36:18

36:18 {n} Because [there is] wrath, [beware] lest he take thee away with [his] stroke: then a great ransom cannot deliver thee.

Job 36:20

36:20 {o} Desire not the night, when people are cut off in their place.

Job 36:21

36:21 Take heed, regard not {p} iniquity: for this hast thou chosen rather than affliction.

Job 36:25

36:25 Every man may see it; man may behold [it] {q} afar off.

Job 36:26

36:26 Behold, God [is] great, {r} and we know [him] not, neither can the number of his years be searched out.

Job 36:27

36:27 For he maketh small the drops of water: they {s} pour down rain according to the vapour thereof:

Job 36:29

36:29 Also can [any] understand the spreadings of the clouds, [or] the noise of his {t} tabernacle?

Job 36:30

36:30 Behold, he spreadeth his light upon {u} it, and covereth the {x} bottom of the sea.

Job 36:31

36:31 For by them judgeth he {y} the people; he giveth meat in abundance.

Job 36:32

36:32 With clouds he covereth the light; and commandeth it [not to shine] by [the cloud] that cometh {z} betwixt.

Job 36:33

36:33 {a} The noise thereof sheweth concerning it, the cattle also concerning the vapour.

Job 37:1

37:1 At this also my heart {a} trembleth, and is moved out of his place.

Job 37:2

37:2 Hear attentively the {b} noise of his voice, and the sound [that] goeth out of his mouth.

Job 37:4

37:4 After it a voice roareth: he thundereth with the voice of his excellency; and he will not stay {c} them when his voice is heard.

Job 37:6

37:6 For he saith to the snow, Be thou [on] the earth; {d} likewise to the small rain, and to the great rain of his strength.

Job 37:7

37:7 He {e} sealeth up the hand of every man; that all men may know his work.

Job 37:9

37:9 Out of the south cometh the whirlwind: and cold out of the {f} north.

Job 37:10

37:10 By the breath of God frost is given: and the breadth of the waters {g} is straitened.

Job 37:11

37:11 Also by watering he {h} wearieth the thick cloud: he scattereth his {i} bright cloud:

Job 37:13

37:13 He causeth it to come, whether for {k} correction, or for his land, or for mercy.

Job 37:15

37:15 Dost thou know when God disposed them, and caused the {l} light of his cloud to shine?

Job 37:16

37:16 Dost thou know the {m} balancings of the clouds, the wondrous works of him which is perfect in knowledge?

Job 37:17

37:17 How thy garments [are] {n} warm, when he quieteth the earth by the south [wind]?

Job 37:18

37:18 Hast thou with him spread out the sky, [which is] strong, [and] as a molten looking {o} glass?

Job 37:19

37:19 Teach us what we shall say unto him; [for] we cannot order [our speech] by reason of {p} darkness.

Job 37:20

37:20 Shall it be {q} told him that I speak? if a man speak, surely he shall be swallowed up.

Job 37:21

37:21 And now [men] see not the bright light {s} which [is] in the clouds: but the wind passeth, and cleanseth them.

Job 37:22

37:22 {t} Fair weather cometh out of the north: with God [is] terrible majesty.

Job 37:23

37:23 [Touching] the Almighty, we cannot find him out: [he is] excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice: he will not {u} afflict.

Job 38:1

38:1 Then the LORD answered Job out of the {a} whirlwind, and said,

Job 38:2

38:2 Who [is] this that {b} darkeneth counsel by words without knowledge?

Job 38:3

38:3 Gird up now thy loins like a man; for I {c} will demand of thee, and answer thou me.

Job 38:4

38:4 Where wast thou when I {d} laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding.

Job 38:7

38:7 When the morning stars {e} sang together, and all the {f} sons of God shouted for joy?

Job 38:9

38:9 When I made the cloud the garment thereof, and thick darkness a {g} swaddlingband for it,

Job 38:11

38:11 And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further: and here shall thy proud waves be {h} stayed?

Job 38:12

38:12 Hast thou commanded the {i} morning since thy days; [and] caused the dayspring to know his place;

Job 38:13

38:13 That it might take hold of the ends of the earth, that the wicked might be {k} shaken out of it?

Job 38:14

38:14 It is turned as clay [to] the seal; {l} and they stand as a garment.

Job 38:16

38:16 Hast thou entered into the springs of the sea? or hast thou walked in the search of the {m} depth?

Job 38:20

38:20 That thou {n} shouldest take it to the bound thereof, and that thou shouldest know the paths [to] the house thereof?

Job 38:23

38:23 Which I have reserved {o} against the time of trouble, against the day of battle and war?

Job 38:30

38:30 The waters are hid {p} as [with] a stone, and the face of the deep is frozen.

Job 38:31

38:31 Canst thou bind the sweet influences {q} of Pleiades, or loose the bands of {r} Orion?

Job 38:32

38:32 Canst thou bring forth {s} Mazzaroth in his season? or canst thou guide {t} Arcturus with his sons?

Job 38:33

38:33 Knowest thou the ordinances of heaven? canst thou set the {u} dominion thereof in the earth?

Job 38:36

38:36 Who hath put wisdom in the {x} inward parts? or who hath given understanding to the heart?

Job 38:37

38:37 Who can number the clouds in wisdom? or who can stay the {y} bottles of heaven,

Job 38:38

38:38 When the dust groweth into hardness, {z} and the clods cleave fast together?

Job 38:39

38:39 Wilt {a} thou hunt the prey for the lion? or fill the appetite of the young lions,

Job 38:41

38:41 Who provideth for the raven his food? when his young ones {b} cry unto God, they wander for lack of meat.

Job 39:2

39:2 Canst thou number the months [that] they {d} fulfil? or knowest thou the time when they bring forth?

Job 39:3

39:3 They bow themselves, they {e} bring forth their young ones, they cast out their sorrows.

Job 39:6

39:6 Whose house I have made the wilderness, and the {f} barren land his dwellings.

Job 39:9

39:9 Will the unicorn be willing to {g} serve thee, or abide by thy crib?

Job 39:14

39:14 Which leaveth her eggs in the earth, and {h} warmeth them in dust,

Job 39:16

39:16 She is hardened against her young ones, as though [they were] not hers: her labour is {i} in vain without fear;

Job 39:17

39:17 Because God hath deprived her of {k} wisdom, neither hath he imparted to her understanding.

Job 39:18

39:18 What {l} time she lifteth up herself on high, she scorneth the horse and his rider.

Job 39:19

39:19 Hast thou given the horse strength? hast thou clothed his neck with {m} thunder?

Job 39:21

39:21 He {n} paweth in the valley, and rejoiceth in [his] strength: he goeth on to meet the armed men.

Job 39:24

39:24 He {o} swalloweth the ground with fierceness and rage: neither believeth he that [it is] the sound of the trumpet.

Job 39:26

39:26 Doth the hawk fly by thy wisdom, [and] stretch her wings toward the {p} south?

Job 40:2

40:2 Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty {q} instruct [him]? he that reproveth God, let him answer it.

Job 40:4

40:4 Behold, I am {r} vile; what shall I answer thee? I will lay mine hand upon my mouth.

Job 40:8

40:8 Wilt thou also disannul {a} my judgment? wilt thou condemn me, that thou mayest be righteous?

Job 40:10

40:10 Deck thyself now [with] {b} majesty and excellency; and array thyself with glory and beauty.

Job 40:13

40:13 Hide them in the dust together; [and] bind {c} their faces in secret.

Job 40:14

40:14 Then will I also confess unto thee that thine own right hand can {d} save thee.

Job 40:15

40:15 Behold now {e} behemoth, which I made {f} with thee; he eateth {g} grass as an ox.

Job 40:19

40:19 {h} He [is] the chief of the ways of God: {i} he that made him can make his sword to approach [unto him].

Job 40:23

40:23 Behold, he drinketh up a river, {k} [and] hasteth not: he trusteth that he can draw up Jordan into his mouth.

Job 41:1

41:1 Canst thou draw out {l} leviathan with an hook? or his tongue with a cord [which] thou lettest down?

Job 41:2

41:2 Canst thou put an hook into his nose? or {m} bore his jaw through with a thorn?

Job 41:4

41:4 Will he make a covenant with thee? wilt thou take {n} him for a servant for ever?

Job 41:8

41:8 Lay thine hand upon him, remember {o} the battle, do no more.

Job 41:9

41:9 Behold, {p} the hope of him is in vain: shall not [one] be cast down even at the sight of him?

Job 41:10

41:10 None [is so] fierce that dare stir him up: who then is able to {a} stand before me?

Job 41:11

41:11 Who hath prevented me, that I should {b} repay [him? whatsoever is] under the whole heaven is mine.

Job 41:12

41:12 I will not conceal {c} his parts, nor his power, nor his comely proportion.

Job 41:13

41:13 Who can discover the face {d} of his garment? [or] who can come [to him] with his double {e} bridle?

Job 41:14

41:14 Who can {f} open the doors of his face? his teeth [are] terrible round about.

Job 41:18

41:18 By his neesings {g} a light doth shine, and his eyes [are] like the eyelids of the morning.

Job 41:22

41:22 In his neck remaineth strength, and {h} sorrow is turned into joy before him.

Job 41:30

41:30 Sharp stones {i} [are] under him: he spreadeth sharp pointed things upon the mire.

Job 41:31

41:31 He maketh the deep to {k} boil like a pot: he maketh the sea like a pot of ointment.

Job 41:32

41:32 He maketh a path to {l} shine after him; [one] would think the deep [to be] hoary.

Job 41:34

41:34 He beholdeth {m} all high [things]: he [is] a king over all the children of pride.

Job 42:2

42:2 I know that thou canst do every [thing], and [that] no {a} thought can be withholden from thee.

Job 42:3

42:3 Who [is] he that hideth counsel without {b} knowledge? therefore have I uttered that I understood not; things too wonderful for me, {c} which I knew not.

Job 42:4

42:4 Hear, I beseech thee, and I will speak: I will demand of thee, {d} and declare thou unto me.

Job 42:5

42:5 I have {e} heard of thee by the hearing of the ear: but now mine eye seeth thee.

Job 42:7

42:7 And it was [so], that after the LORD had spoken these words unto Job, the LORD said to Eliphaz the Temanite, My wrath is kindled against thee, and against thy two friends: for ye have not spoken of me [the thing that is] {f} right, as my servant {g} Job [hath].

Job 42:8

42:8 Therefore take unto you now seven bullocks and seven rams, and go to my servant Job, and offer up for yourselves a burnt offering; and my servant Job shall {h} pray for you: for him will I accept: lest I deal with you [after your] folly, in that ye have not spoken of me [the thing which is] right, like my servant Job.

Job 42:10

42:10 And the LORD turned the {i} captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends: also the LORD gave Job twice as much as he had before.

Job 42:11

42:11 Then came there unto him all his {k} brethren, and all his sisters, and all they that had been of his acquaintance before, and did eat bread with him in his house: and they bemoaned him, and comforted him over all the evil that the LORD had brought upon him: every man also gave him a piece of money, and every one an earring of gold.

Job 42:12

42:12 So the LORD blessed the latter end of Job more than his beginning: for he had {l} fourteen thousand sheep, and six thousand camels, and a thousand yoke of oxen, and a thousand she asses.

Job 42:14

42:14 And he called the name of the first, {m} Jemima; and the name of the second, {n} Kezia; and the name of the third, {o} Kerenhappuch.

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