Job 17:4

“For thou hast hid their heart from understanding: therefore shalt thou not exalt them.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For thou hast hid their heart from vnderstanding: therefore shalt thou not exalt them.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For You have kept their heart from understanding, Therefore You will not exalt {them.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thou hast hid their heart from understanding: Therefore shalt thou not exalt `them'.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You have kept their hearts from wisdom: for this cause you will not give them honour.
- Basic English Bible

For thou hast hidden their heart from understanding; therefore thou wilt not exalt [them].
- Darby Bible

For thou hast hid their heart from understanding: therefore shalt thou not exalt them.
- Webster's Bible

For you have hidden their heart from understanding, Therefore you shall not exalt them.
- World English Bible

For their heart Thou hast hidden From understanding, Therefore Thou dost not exalt them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For Thou hast hid their heart from understanding; therefore shalt Thou not exalt them.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 17:4


17:4 Hid - Thou hast blinded the minds of my friends: therefore I desire a more wise and able judge. Therefore - Thou wilt not give them the victory over me in this contest, but wilt make them ashamed of their confidence.


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