Job 19:28

“But ye should say, Why persecute we him, seeing the root of the matter is found in me?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 19:28

But ye should say, Why persecute we him? seeing the root of the matter is found in me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"If you say, 'How shall we persecute him?' And 'What pretext for a case against him can we find?'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If ye say, How we will persecute him! And that the root of the matter is found in me;
- American Standard Version (1901)

If you say, How cruel we will be to him! because the root of sin is clearly in him:
- Basic English Bible

If ye say, How shall we persecute him? when the root of the matter is found in me,
- Darby Bible

But ye would say, Why persecute we him, seeing the root of the matter is found in me?
- Webster's Bible

If you say, 'How we will persecute him!' because the root of the matter is found in me,
- World English Bible

But ye say, `Why do we pursue after him?' And the root of the matter hath been found in me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

If ye say: 'How we will persecute him!' seeing that the root of the matter is found in me;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 19:28

Wesley's Notes for Job 19:28


19:28 Therefore - Because my faith and hope are in God. The root - The root denotes, a root of true religion. And the root of all true religion is living faith.


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