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Job 36 :: English Standard Version (ESV)

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“Bear with me a little, and I will show you,
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I will get my knowledge from afar
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For truly my words are not false;
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“Behold, God is mighty, and does not despise any;
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He does not keep the wicked alive,
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He does not withdraw his eyes from the righteous,
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They die in youth,
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Will your cry for help avail to keep you from distress,
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Do not long for the night,
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Take care; do not turn to iniquity,
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All mankind has looked on it;
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which the skies pour down
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For by these he judges peoples;
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He covers his hands with the lightning
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Its crashing declares his presence;[fn]
the cattle also declare that he rises.
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