Job 36:19

“Will he esteeme thy riches? no not gold, nor all the forces of strength.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




Viewing the original 1611 KJV with archaic English spelling.
Click to switch to the Standard KJV.

Other Translations

Will he esteem thy riches? [no], not gold, nor all the forces of strength.
- King James Version

"Will your riches keep you from distress, Or all the forces of {your} strength?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Will thy cry avail, `that thou be' not in distress, Or all the forces of `thy' strength?
- American Standard Version (1901)

...
- Basic English Bible

Will he esteem thy riches? Not gold, nor all the resources of strength!
- Darby Bible

Will he esteem thy riches? no, not gold, nor all the forces of strength.
- Webster's Bible

Would your wealth sustain you in distress, or all the might of your strength?
- World English Bible

Doth He value thy riches? He hath gold, and all the forces of power.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Will thy riches avail, that are without stint, or all the forces of thy strength?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 36:19


36:19 Thy riches - If thou hadst as much of them as ever. Forces - The strongest forces.


Discussion for Job 36

  • Steve morrow
    JOB 36:6 HE PRESERVETH NOT THE LIFE OF THE WICKED BUT GIVETH RIGHT TO THE POOR 1 CORINTHIANS 16:22 IF ANY MAN LOVE NOT THE LORD JESUS CHRIST LET HIM BE ACCURSED O LORD COME *****EPHESIANS 6:24 GRACE BE WITH ALLTHEM THAT LOVE OUR ---- LORD JESUS CHRIST IN SINCERITY ---- AMEN
  • Lu2677
    Mindy; Romans 11:36 "For of him, through him and to him are all things, to whom be glory for ever." This is not directed at you specifically but most people do not see the magnitude of; "ALL THINGS."
  • Mindy Sleeper
    This verse proves to me that God created all things for Jesus Christ, by Jesus Christ, and through His Son, our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • Breeze
    To anonymous
    The Lord is to be sought. The Bible clearly teaches that we can know truth and the Truth (Christ) through reading the Scriptures. Thus, preachers are not lying when they say you can know the Lord. However the bible makes it clear in Deuteronomy 13 what a false prophet is. Hope this helps
  • Robert Jackson
    I believe in that book of job he is saying the days are coming we will be poured down on.
  • MockingBird
    God is so much in wisdom : We I will be learning through out eternity. Can you imagine how fast this is that even a small drop of water that is according to the vapor to send an abundance of rain upon the earth from the clouds that drop and distill : Totally Awesome !!!! Wouldn't you say !!!! WOW !!!

What Do You Think of Job 36?

Share your own thoughts or commentary here...

Notify me if someone responds on this discussion/thread

Bible Options

Sponsored Links