Job 20:15

“He hath swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again: God shall cast them out of his belly.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He hath swallowed downe riches, and hee shall vomite them vp againe: God shall cast them out of his belly.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"He swallows riches, But will vomit them up; God will expel them from his belly.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He hath swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again; God will cast them out of his belly.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He takes down wealth as food, and sends it up again; it is forced out of his stomach by God.
- Basic English Bible

He hath swallowed down riches, but he shall vomit them up again: God shall cast them out of his belly.
- Darby Bible

He hath swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again: God shall cast them out of his belly.
- Webster's Bible

He has swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again. God will cast them out of his belly.
- World English Bible

Wealth he hath swallowed, and doth vomit it. From his belly God driveth it out.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He hath swallowed down riches, and he shall vomit them up again; God shall cast them out of his belly.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 20:15


20:15 Vomit - Be forced to restore them. God, &c. - If no man's hand can reach him, God shall find him out.


Discussion for Job 20:15

  • God is more than enough and devil did not have anythig to take from us and paraventure if he has taken one thing of the other is going to vomit it since God has given us power over him . He can not win and we are on winning team alleluyah
  • Ujjawala noor for verse 15
    I thank you for the different version of this job 20 15.It cleared the my understanding of this verse.Bless you for your precious lesson.Lord Jesus Christ shower His blessings upon you.His wisdom and understanding.Amen
  • George Obare for verse 15
    It gives me hope that nothing is ever lost. The devil does not own anything, yet steals what is ours, but God causes him to return all he stole from us; wealth, marriage, love, children, houses, etc.

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