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Job 17 :: Darby Translation (DBY)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:1 - My breath is corrupt, my days are extinct, the graves are mine.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:2 - Are there not mockers around me? and doth not mine eye abide in their provocation?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:3 - Lay down now a pledge, be thou surety for me with thyself: who is he that striketh hands with me?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:4 - For thou hast hidden their heart from understanding; therefore thou wilt not exalt them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:5 - He that betrayeth friends for a prey -- even the eyes of his children shall fail.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:6 - And he hath made me a proverb of the peoples; and I am become one to be spit on in the face.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:7 - And mine eye is dim by reason of grief, and all my members are as a shadow.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:8 - Upright men shall be astonished at this, and the innocent shall be stirred up against the ungodly;

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:9 - But the righteous shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall increase in strength.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:10 - But as for you all, pray come on again; and I shall not find one wise man among you.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:11 - My days are past, my purposes are broken off, the cherished thoughts of my heart.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:12 - They change the night into day; the light they imagine near in presence of the darkness.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:13 - If I wait, Sheol is my house; I spread my bed in the darkness:

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:14 - I cry to the grave, Thou art my father! to the worm, My mother, and my sister!

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:15 - And where is then my hope? yea, my hope, who shall see it?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 17:16 - It shall go down to the bars of Sheol, when our rest shall be together in the dust.
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J. N. Darby translated the bible in 1890. This translation of the Bible is in the public domain.

 
 
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