Job 14:4

“Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Who can bring a cleane thing out of an vncleane? not one.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Who can make the clean out of the unclean? No one!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If only a clean thing might come out of an unclean! But it is not possible.
- Basic English Bible

Who can bring a clean [man] out of the unclean? Not one!
- Darby Bible

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.
- Webster's Bible

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one.
- World English Bible

Who giveth a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 14:4


14:4 Not one - No man. This is the prerogative of thy grace, which therefore I humbly implore.


Discussion for Job 14:4

  • Moraka phatedi for verse 4
    God sanctified us in Jesus Christ. A new creature, a clean thing out of an unclean.

    "But God commanded his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us." (Romans 5:8).

    "And you hath he quickened, who were dead in trespasses and sins;" (Ephesians 2:1).

    He washed us clean with the blood of Lord Jesus.

Bible Options