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Job 41 :: New Living Translation (NLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:1 - [fn]“Can you catch Leviathan[fn] with a hook
or put a noose around its jaw?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:2 - Can you tie it with a rope through the nose
or pierce its jaw with a spike?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:3 - Will it beg you for mercy
or implore you for pity?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:4 - Will it agree to work for you,
to be your slave for life?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:5 - Can you make it a pet like a bird,
or give it to your little girls to play with?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:6 - Will merchants try to buy it
to sell it in their shops?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:7 - Will its hide be hurt by spears
or its head by a harpoon?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:8 - If you lay a hand on it,
you will certainly remember the battle that follows.
You won’t try that again!

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:9 - [fn]No, it is useless to try to capture it.
The hunter who attempts it will be knocked down.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:10 - And since no one dares to disturb it,
who then can stand up to me?

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:11 - Who has given me anything that I need to pay back?
Everything under heaven is mine.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:12 - “I want to emphasize Leviathan’s limbs
and its enormous strength and graceful form.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:13 - Who can strip off its hide,
and who can penetrate its double layer of armor?[fn]

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:14 - Who could pry open its jaws?
For its teeth are terrible!

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:15 - Its scales are like rows of shields
tightly sealed together.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:16 - They are so close together
that no air can get between them.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:17 - Each scale sticks tight to the next.
They interlock and cannot be penetrated.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:18 - “When it sneezes, it flashes light!
Its eyes are like the red of dawn.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:19 - Lightning leaps from its mouth;
flames of fire flash out.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:20 - Smoke streams from its nostrils
like steam from a pot heated over burning rushes.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:21 - Its breath would kindle coals,
for flames shoot from its mouth.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:22 - “The tremendous strength in Leviathan’s neck
strikes terror wherever it goes.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:23 - Its flesh is hard and firm
and cannot be penetrated.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:24 - Its heart is hard as rock,
hard as a millstone.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:25 - When it rises, the mighty are afraid,
gripped by terror.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:26 - No sword can stop it,
no spear, dart, or javelin.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:27 - Iron is nothing but straw to that creature,
and bronze is like rotten wood.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:28 - Arrows cannot make it flee.
Stones shot from a sling are like bits of grass.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:29 - Clubs are like a blade of grass,
and it laughs at the swish of javelins.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:30 - Its belly is covered with scales as sharp as glass.
It plows up the ground as it drags through the mud.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:31 - “Leviathan makes the water boil with its commotion.
It stirs the depths like a pot of ointment.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:32 - The water glistens in its wake,
making the sea look white.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:33 - Nothing on earth is its equal,
no other creature so fearless.

Unchecked Copy BoxJob 41:34 - Of all the creatures, it is the proudest.
It is the king of beasts.”
NLT Footnotes
Verses 41:1-8 are numbered 40:25-32 in Hebrew text.
The identification of Leviathan is disputed, ranging from an earthly creature to a mythical sea monster in ancient literature.
Verses 41:9-34 are numbered 41:1-26 in Hebrew text.
As in Greek version; Hebrew reads its bridle?

NLT

Holy Bible, New Living Translation copyright © 1996, 2004, 2007 by Tyndale House Foundation. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers Inc., Carol Stream, Illinois 60188. All rights reserved.

Full copyright information is provided here. Visit the New Living Translation website.

 
 
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