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Job 4 :: Young's Literal Translation (YLT)

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Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:1 - And Eliphaz the Temanite answereth and saith: --
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:2 - Hath one tried a word with thee? -- Thou art weary! And to keep in words who is able?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:3 - Lo, thou hast instructed many, And feeble hands thou makest strong.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:4 - The stumbling one do thy words raise up, And bowing knees thou dost strengthen.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:5 - But now, it cometh in unto thee, And thou art weary; It striketh unto thee, and thou art troubled.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:6 - Is not thy reverence thy confidence? Thy hope -- the perfection of thy ways?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:7 - Remember, I pray thee, Who, being innocent, hath perished? And where have the upright been cut off?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:8 - As I have seen -- ploughers of iniquity, And sowers of misery, reap it!
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:9 - From the breath of God they perish, And from the spirit of His anger consumed.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:10 - The roaring of a lion, And the voice of a fierce lion, And teeth of young lions have been broken.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:11 - An old lion is perishing without prey, And the whelps of the lioness do separate.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:12 - And unto me a thing is secretly brought, And receive doth mine ear a little of it.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:13 - In thoughts from visions of the night, In the falling of deep sleep on men,
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:14 - Fear hath met me, and trembling, And the multitude of my bones caused to fear.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:15 - And a spirit before my face doth pass, Stand up doth the hair of my flesh;
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:16 - It standeth, and I discern not its aspect, A similitude is over-against mine eyes, Silence! and a voice I hear:
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:17 - 'Is mortal man than God more righteous? Than his Maker is a man cleaner?
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:18 - Lo, in His servants He putteth no credence, Nor in His messengers setteth praise.'
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:19 - Also -- the inhabitants of houses of clay, (Whose foundation is in the dust, They bruise them before a moth.)
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:20 - From morning to evening are beaten down, Without any regarding, for ever they perish.
Unchecked Copy BoxJob 4:21 - Hath not their excellency been removed with them? They die, and not in wisdom!

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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by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif.
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