Job 30:7

“Among the bushes they brayed: vnder the nettles they were gathered together.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

Among the bushes they brayed; under the nettles they were gathered together.
- King James Version

"Among the bushes they cry out; Under the nettles they are gathered together.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Among the bushes they bray; Under the nettles they are gathered together.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They make noises like asses among the brushwood; they get together under the thorns.
- Basic English Bible

They bray among the bushes; under the brambles they are gathered together:
- Darby Bible

Among the bushes they brayed; under the nettles they were collected.
- Webster's Bible

Among the bushes they bray; and under the nettles they are gathered together.
- World English Bible

Among shrubs they do groan, Under nettles they are gathered together.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Among the bushes they bray; under the nettles they are gathered together.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 30:7


30:7 Brayed - Like the wild asses, for hunger or thirst. Thorns - Under which they hide themselves, that they might not be discovered when they are sought out for justice.


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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