Job 14:7

“For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut downe, that it will sprout againe, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For there is hope for a tree, When it is cut down, that it will sprout again, And its shoots will not fail.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For there is hope of a tree, If it be cut down, that it will sprout again, And that the tender branch thereof will not cease.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For there is hope of a tree; if it is cut down, it will come to life again, and its branches will not come to an end.
- Basic English Bible

For there is hope for a tree: if it be cut down, it will sprout again, and its tender branch will not cease;
- Darby Bible

For there is hope of a tree, if it is cut down, that it will sprout again, and that its tender branch will not cease.
- Webster's Bible

For there is hope for a tree, If it is cut down, that it will sprout again, that the tender branch of it will not cease.
- World English Bible

For there is of a tree hope, if it be cut down, That again it doth change, That its tender branch doth not cease.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Job 14

  • Kimberly Forrest
    I know that Satan is the ruler of this world and we were deceived our whole lives and know why it is hard here with hurt, anger and evilness. Job knew would he worth it and I do too. Jesus is the only way to everlasting life.
  • Kathy Harris
    Job is one of my favorite chapters ,it has taught me about standing on faith
  • Job is a man of great faith my wife pass on to the LORD, 5-27-15, she is a women of great also
  • LIVINGSTON for verse 7
    IT DOES NOT MATTER HOW THINGS MAY SEEM BAD STILL THERE IS A HOPE
  • Carlom
    Job had was rooted deep in god and that should be faith of all us especially when we proudly proclaim to be followers and doets of his holy doctrine. Maybe there are those ho do not understand what means and how it should be applied.
  • Evans Ekomen for verse 7
    No matter how bad things may be and the level of deprivation, as long as God is still on the throne, there is hope of a come back and restoration.

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