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Job 37 :: New International Version (NIV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:1 - “At this my heart pounds and leaps from its place.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:2 - Listen! Listen to the roar of his voice, to the rumbling that comes from his mouth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:3 - He unleashes his lightning beneath the whole heaven and sends it to the ends of the earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:4 - After that comes the sound of his roar; he thunders with his majestic voice. When his voice resounds, he holds nothing back.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:5 - God’s voice thunders in marvelous ways; he does great things beyond our understanding.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:6 - He says to the snow, ‘Fall on the earth,’ and to the rain shower, ‘Be a mighty downpour.’
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:7 - So that everyone he has made may know his work, he stops all people from their labor.[fn]
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:8 - The animals take cover; they remain in their dens.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:9 - The tempest comes out from its chamber, the cold from the driving winds.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:10 - The breath of God produces ice, and the broad waters become frozen.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:11 - He loads the clouds with moisture; he scatters his lightning through them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:12 - At his direction they swirl around over the face of the whole earth to do whatever he commands them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:13 - He brings the clouds to punish people, or to water his earth and show his love.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:14 - “Listen to this, Job; stop and consider God’s wonders.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:15 - Do you know how God controls the clouds and makes his lightning flash?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:16 - Do you know how the clouds hang poised, those wonders of him who has perfect knowledge?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:17 - You who swelter in your clothes when the land lies hushed under the south wind,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:18 - can you join him in spreading out the skies, hard as a mirror of cast bronze?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:19 - “Tell us what we should say to him; we cannot draw up our case because of our darkness.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:20 - Should he be told that I want to speak? Would anyone ask to be swallowed up?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:21 - Now no one can look at the sun, bright as it is in the skies after the wind has swept them clean.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:22 - Out of the north he comes in golden splendor; God comes in awesome majesty.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:23 - The Almighty is beyond our reach and exalted in power; in his justice and great righteousness, he does not oppress.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 37:24 - Therefore, people revere him, for does he not have regard for all the wise in heart?[fn]
NIV Footnotes
Or work, / he fills all people with fear by his power
Or for he does not have regard for any who think they are wise.

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