Job 14:12

“So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So man lyeth downe, and riseth not, till the heauens be no more, they shall not awake; nor bee raised out of their sleepe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So man lies down and does not rise. Until the heavens are no longer, He will not awake nor be aroused out of his sleep.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So man lieth down and riseth not: Till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, Nor be roused out of their sleep.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So man goes down to his last resting-place and comes not again: till the heavens come to an end, they will not be awake or come out of their sleep.
- Basic English Bible

So man lieth down, and riseth not again; till the heavens be no more, they do not awake, nor are raised out of their sleep.
- Darby Bible

So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens shall be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.
- Webster's Bible

so man lies down and doesn't rise. Until the heavens are no more, they shall not awake, nor be roused out of their sleep.
- World English Bible

And man hath lain down, and riseth not, Till the wearing out of the heavens they awake not, Nor are roused from their sleep.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So man lieth down and riseth not; till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be roused out of their sleep.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 14:12


14:12 Lieth - In his bed, the grave. 'Till - Until the time of the general resurrection, when these visible heavens shall pass away.


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