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Job 11 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:1 - Then Zophar the Na'amathite answered:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:2 - "Should a multitude of words go unanswered, and a man full of talk be vindicated?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:3 - Should your babble silence men, and when you mock, shall no one shame you?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:4 - For you say, 'My doctrine is pure, and I am clean in God's eyes.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:5 - But oh, that God would speak, and open his lips to you,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:6 - and that he would tell you the secrets of wisdom! For he is manifold in understanding. Know then that God exacts of you less than your guilt deserves.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:7 - "Can you find out the deep things of God? Can you find out the limit of the Almighty?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:8 - It is higher than heaven--what can you do? Deeper than Sheol--what can you know?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:9 - Its measure is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:10 - If he passes through, and imprisons, and calls to judgment, who can hinder him?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:11 - For he knows worthless men; when he sees iniquity, will he not consider it?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:12 - But a stupid man will get understanding, when a wild ass's colt is born a man.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:13 - "If you set your heart aright, you will stretch out your hands toward him.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:14 - If iniquity is in your hand, put it far away, and let not wickedness dwell in your tents.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:15 - Surely then you will lift up your face without blemish; you will be secure, and will not fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:16 - You will forget your misery; you will remember it as waters that have passed away.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:17 - And your life will be brighter than the noonday; its darkness will be like the morning.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:18 - And you will have confidence, because there is hope; you will be protected and take your rest in safety.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:19 - You will lie down, and none will make you afraid; many will entreat your favor.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 11:20 - But the eyes of the wicked will fail; all way of escape will be lost to them, and their hope is to breathe their last."

Downloaded from the Oxford Text Archive and used with permission. The following header is required to be posted:

Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

Availability: Freely available for non-commercial use provided that this header is included in its entirety with any copy distributed.


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

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