Job 12:25

“They grope in the dark without light, and he maketh them to stagger like a drunken man.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They grope in the darke without light, and hee maketh them to stagger like a drunken man.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"They grope in darkness with no light, And He makes them stagger like a drunken man.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They grope in the dark without light; And he maketh them to stagger like a drunken man.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They go feeling about in the dark without light, wandering without help like those overcome with wine.
- Basic English Bible

They grope in the dark without light, and he maketh them to stagger like a drunkard.
- Darby Bible

They grope in the dark without light, and he maketh them to stagger like a drunken man.
- Webster's Bible

They grope in the dark without light. He makes them stagger like a drunken man.
- World English Bible

They feel darkness, and not light, He causeth them to wander as a drunkard.
- Youngs Literal Bible

They grope in the dark without light, and He maketh them to stagger like a drunken man.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 12:25


12:25 Grope - Thus are the revolutions of kingdoms brought about by an overruling providence. Heaven and earth are shaken: but the Lord remaineth a king forever.


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