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Job 36 :: King James Version (KJV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:1 - Elihu also proceeded, and said,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:2 - Suffer me a little, and I will shew thee that I have yet to speak on God's behalf.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:3 - I will fetch my knowledge from afar, and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:4 - For truly my words shall not be false: he that is perfect in knowledge is with thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:5 - Behold, God is mighty, and despiseth not any: he is mighty in strength and wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:6 - He preserveth not the life of the wicked: but giveth right to the poor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:7 - He withdraweth not his eyes from the righteous: but with kings are they on the throne; yea, he doth establish them for ever, and they are exalted.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:8 - And if they be bound in fetters, and be holden in cords of affliction;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:9 - Then he sheweth them their work, and their transgressions that they have exceeded.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:10 - He openeth also their ear to discipline, and commandeth that they return from iniquity.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:11 - If they obey and serve him, they shall spend their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:12 - But if they obey not, they shall perish by the sword, and they shall die without knowledge.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:13 - But the hypocrites in heart heap up wrath: they cry not when he bindeth them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:14 - They die in youth, and their life is among the unclean.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:15 - He delivereth the poor in his affliction, and openeth their ears in oppression.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:16 - Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and that which should be set on thy table should be full of fatness.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:17 - But thou hast fulfilled the judgment of the wicked: judgment and justice take hold on thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:18 - Because there is wrath, beware lest he take thee away with his stroke: then a great ransom cannot deliver thee.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:19 - Will he esteem thy riches? no, not gold, nor all the forces of strength.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:20 - Desire not the night, when people are cut off in their place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:21 - Take heed, regard not iniquity: for this hast thou chosen rather than affliction.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:22 - Behold, God exalteth by his power: who teacheth like him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:23 - Who hath enjoined him his way? or who can say, Thou hast wrought iniquity?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:24 - Remember that thou magnify his work, which men behold.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:25 - Every man may see it; man may behold it afar off.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:26 - Behold, God is great, and we know him not, neither can the number of his years be searched out.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:27 - For he maketh small the drops of water: they pour down rain according to the vapour thereof:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:28 - Which the clouds do drop and distil upon man abundantly.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:29 - Also can any understand the spreadings of the clouds, or the noise of his tabernacle?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:30 - Behold, he spreadeth his light upon it, and covereth the bottom of the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:31 - For by them judgeth he the people; he giveth meat in abundance.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:32 - With clouds he covereth the light; and commandeth it not to shine by the cloud that cometh betwixt.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 36:33 - The noise thereof sheweth concerning it, the cattle also concerning the vapour.

The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769.
Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown.

For more information on this translation, see the KJV Preface.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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