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Job 21 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB)

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Then Job [fn]answered,

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“Listen carefully to my speech,
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“Bear with me that I may speak;
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“As for me, is my complaint [fn]to man?
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“Look at me, and be astonished,
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“Even when I remember, I am disturbed,
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“Why do the wicked still live,
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“Their [fn]descendants are established with them in their sight,
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Their houses are safe from fear,
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“His ox mates [fn]without fail;
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“They send forth their little ones like the flock,
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“They [fn]sing to the timbrel and harp
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“They spend their days in prosperity,
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“They say to God, ‘Depart from us!
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[fn]Who is [fn]the Almighty, that we should serve Him,
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“Behold, their prosperity is not in their hand;
The counsel of the wicked is far from me.

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“How often is the lamp of the wicked put out,
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“Are they as straw before the wind,
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“Let his own eyes see his decay,
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“For what does he care for his household [fn]after him,
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“Can anyone teach God knowledge,
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“One dies in his full strength,
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His [fn]sides are filled out with fat,
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While another dies with a bitter soul,
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“Together they lie down in the dust,
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“Behold, I know your thoughts,
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“For you say, ‘Where is the house of the nobleman,
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“Have you not asked wayfaring men,
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“For the wicked is reserved for the day of calamity;
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“Who will [fn]confront him with his actions,
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“While he is carried to the grave,
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“The clods of the valley will [fn]gently cover him;
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“How then will you vainly comfort me,
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NASB Footnotes
Literally: answered and said
Or, against
Literally: my spirit
Literally: seed
Literally: and does not fail
Literally: lifted up the voice
So with most versions; M.T. are shattered by Sheol
I.e. the nether world
Literally: What
Hebrew: Shaddai
Literally: He
Literally: his
Literally: Him
Hebrew: Shaddai
I.e. after he dies
Or, quiet
So with Syr; Heb uncertain. Some render as, his pails are full of milk
Literally: eating
Literally: signs
Literally: declare his way to his face
Literally: be sweet to him
Literally: draw
Or, faithlessness

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