Job 30:21

“Thou art become cruell to me: with thy strong hand thou opposest thy selfe against me.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

Thou art become cruel to me: with thy strong hand thou opposest thyself against me.
- King James Version

"You have become cruel to me; With the might of Your hand You persecute me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou art turned to be cruel to me; With the might of thy hand thou persecutest me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You have become cruel to me; the strength of your hand is hard on me.
- Basic English Bible

Thou art changed to a cruel one to me; with the strength of thy hand thou pursuest me.
- Darby Bible

Thou hast become cruel to me: with thy strong hand thou opposest thyself against me.
- Webster's Bible

You have turned to be cruel to me. With the might of your hand you persecute me.
- World English Bible

Thou art turned to be fierce to me, With the strength of Thy hand, Thou oppresest me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou art turned to be cruel to me; with the might of Thy hand Thou hatest me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 30:21


30:21 Turned - As if thou hadst changed thy very nature, which is kind, and merciful, and gracious.


Discussion for Job 30

  • AJ
    Its funny how reading peoples comments; i hear condescending, and judgement. No one is perfect. Job was a faith man, God bet on him. I wish i was a fraction of a man he was, we all can keep striving to be faithful servants that God instructs us to be. by helping each other.
  • RT
    Proof that they didn't have black skin, Job was covered in dark scabs from his disease a
  • Joseph Gugu
    what troubles us much when we are passing through hardship is reason why God allow this to us
  • Ahuwa Chiamaka
    In any situationwefind ourselves we should rely on God for help because others can look down on us.
  • Skyler
    I love god so much
  • Maxann
    In Job 30:31 what was Job complaining about?

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