Job 30:25

“Did not I weepe for him that was in trouble? was not my soule grieued for the poore?”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

Did not I weep for him that was in trouble? was [not] my soul grieved for the poor?
- King James Version

"Have I not wept for the one whose life is hard? Was not my soul grieved for the needy?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Did not I weep for him that was in trouble? Was not my soul grieved for the needy?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Have I not been weeping for the crushed? and was not my soul sad for him who was in need?
- Basic English Bible

Did not I weep for him whose days were hard? was not my soul grieved for the needy?
- Darby Bible

Did not I weep for him that was in trouble? was not my soul grieved for the poor?
- Webster's Bible

Didn't I weep for him who was in trouble? Wasn't my soul grieved for the needy?
- World English Bible

Did not I weep for him whose day is hard? Grieved hath my soul for the needy.
- Youngs Literal Bible

If I have not wept for him that was in trouble, and if my soul grieved not for the needy.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 30:25


30:25 Did not I - Have I now judgment without mercy, because I afforded no mercy to others in misery? No; my conscience acquits me from this inhumanity: I did mourn over others in their miseries.


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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