Job 36:31

“For by them iudgeth he the people, he giueth meate in abundance.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)

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Other Translations

For by them judgeth he the people; he giveth meat in abundance.
- King James Version

"For by these He judges peoples; He gives food in abundance.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For by these he judgeth the peoples; He giveth food in abundance.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For by these he gives food to the peoples, and bread in full measure.
- Basic English Bible

For with them he judgeth the peoples; he giveth food in abundance.
- Darby Bible

For by them he judgeth the people; he giveth food in abundance.
- Webster's Bible

For by these he judges the people. He gives food in abundance.
- World English Bible

For by them He doth judge peoples, He giveth food in abundance.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For by these He judgeth the peoples; He giveth food in abundance.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 36:31

36:31 Judgeth - By thunder and lightning, and rain from the clouds, he executes his judgments against ungodly people. Meat - Giveth meat. By the same clouds, he provides plentiful showers dropping fatness on the earth.

Discussion for Job 36

  • 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 !!!
  • Lilian
    Bible is available for us to BELIEVE and not to FIGURE OUT. That is why God says lean not with your own understanding for my Words shall never pass away. Jesus himself is the word of God. John 1:1 In the Beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God and the Word was God. We need to meditate God's words with the help of the HOLY SPIRIT.The light of our body is our EYES use them in God's way Amn

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