Job 15:24

“Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid; they shall prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 15:24

Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid; they shall preuaile against him, as a king ready to the battell.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Distress and anguish terrify him, They overpower him like a king ready for the attack,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Distress and anguish make him afraid; They prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He is greatly in fear of the dark day, trouble and pain overcome him:
- Basic English Bible

Distress and anguish make him afraid; they prevail against him, as a king ready for the battle.
- Darby Bible

Trouble and anguish shall make him afraid; they shall prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.
- Webster's Bible

Distress and anguish make him afraid. They prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.
- World English Bible

Terrify him do adversity and distress, They prevail over him As a king ready for a boaster.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Distress and anguish overwhelm him; they prevail against him, as a king ready to the battle.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 15:24

Wesley's Notes for Job 15:24


15:22 Believeth not - When he falls into trouble, he despairs of deliverance, by reason of his guilty conscience. Waited for - Besides the calamity which is upon him, he is in constant expectation of greater; the sword is used for any grievous affliction.

15:23 Knoweth - From his own guilty conscience.

15:25 For - Now he gives the reason of all the fore - mentioned calamities, which was his great wickedness. Against God - He sinned against God with an high hand. The Almighty - Which aggravates the madness of this poor worm that durst fight against the omnipotent God.

15:26 He - The wicked man. Neck - As a stout warrior who cometh close to his adversary and grapples with him. He acts in flat opposition to God, both to his precepts and providences. Bosses - Even where his enemy is strongest.


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