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Job 34 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:1 - And Elihu answereth and saith:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:2 - Hear, O wise men, my words, And, O knowing ones, give ear to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:3 - For the ear doth try words, And the palate tasteth to eat.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:4 - Judgment let us choose for ourselves, Let us know among ourselves what is good.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:5 - For Job hath said, 'I have been righteous, And God hath turned aside my right,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:6 - Against my right do I lie? Mortal is mine arrow -- without transgression.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:7 - Who is a man like Job? He drinketh scoffing like water,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:8 - And he hath travelled for company With workers of iniquity, So as to go with men of wickedness.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:9 - For he hath said, 'It doth not profit a man, When he delighteth himself with God.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:10 - Therefore, O men of heart, hearken to me; Far be it from God to do wickedness, And from the Mighty to do perverseness:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:11 - For the work of man he repayeth to him, And according to the path of each He doth cause him to find.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:12 - Yea, truly, God doth not do wickedly, And the Mighty doth not pervert judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:13 - Who hath inspected for Himself the earth? And who hath placed all the habitable world?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:14 - If He doth set on him His heart, His spirit and his breath unto Him He gathereth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:15 - Expire doth all flesh together, And man to dust returneth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:16 - And if there is understanding, hear this, Give ear to the voice of my words.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:17 - Yea, doth one hating justice govern? Or the Most Just dost thou condemn?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:18 - Who hath said to a king -- 'Worthless,' Unto princes -- 'Wicked?'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:19 - That hath not accepted the person of princes, Nor hath known the rich before the poor, For a work of His hands are all of them.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:20 - In a moment they die, and at midnight Shake do people, and they pass away, And they remove the mighty without hand.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:21 - For His eyes are on the ways of each, And all his steps He doth see.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:22 - There is no darkness nor death-shade, For workers of iniquity to be hidden there;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:23 - For He doth not suffer man any more, To go unto God in judgment,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:24 - He breaketh the mighty -- no searching! And He appointeth others in their stead.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:25 - Therefore He knoweth their works, And He hath overturned by night, And they are bruised.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:26 - As wicked He hath stricken them, In the place of beholders.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:27 - Because that against right They have turned aside from after Him, And none of His ways have considered wisely,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:28 - To cause to come in unto Him The cry of the poor, And the cry of the afflicted He heareth.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:29 - And He giveth rest, and who maketh wrong? And hideth the face, and who beholdeth it? And in reference to a nation and to a man, It is the same.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:30 - From the reigning of a profane man, From the snares of a people;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:31 - For unto God hath any said: 'I have taken away, I do not corruptly,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:32 - Besides that which I see, shew Thou me, If iniquity I have done -- I do not add?'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:33 - By thee doth He recompense, That thou hast refused -- That thou dost choose, and not I? And what thou hast known, speak.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:34 - Let men of heart say to me, And a wise man is hearkening to me.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:35 - Job -- not with knowledge doth he speak, And his words are not with wisdom.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:36 - My Father! let Job be tried -- unto victory, Because of answers for men of iniquity,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 34:37 - For he doth add to his sin, Transgression among us he vomiteth, And multiplieth his sayings to God.

The Young's Literal Translation was translated by Robert Young, who believed in a strictly literal translation of God's word. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


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

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