Job 22:28

“Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee: and the light shall shine upon thy ways.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shal be established vnto thee: and the light shall shine vpon thy wayes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"You will also decree a thing, and it will be established for you; And light will shine on your ways.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee; And light shall shine upon thy ways.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Your purposes will come about, and light will be shining on your ways.
- Basic English Bible

And thou shalt decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee; and light shall shine upon thy ways.
- Darby Bible

Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established to thee: and the light shall shine upon thy ways.
- Webster's Bible

You shall also decree a thing, and it shall be established to you. Light shall shine on your ways.
- World English Bible

And thou decreest a saying, And it is established to thee, And on thy ways hath light shone.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou shalt also decree a thing, and it shall be established unto thee, and light shall shine upon thy ways.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 22:28


22:28 Established - Thy purposes shalt not be disappointed, but ratified by God. And in all thy counsels, and actions, God shall give thee the light of his direction and governance, and of comfort and success.


Discussion for Job 22:28

  • Florence for verse 28
    When we decree God 's words in faith it will definitely come to pass,so let us meditate on His word daily so as to appropriate it into our lives and the light of Gods favour will shine on our ways
  • Paolo Cesario for verse 28
    Whatever you set your heart on,whether something positive or negative, you,the confessor the one who speaks it is the author of that reality. He God leaves it up to you to choose your destiny by what you confess.
  • Words are powerful, therefore we should be very conscious of what we say for it shall be established in spirit and in the natural. Job 22:28 encourages us to confess positive declarations which shall remain shining lights upon our paths.
  • Nicholas Abraham for verse 28
    Words are the currency that imports and exports goods for the natural to the supernatural or visa vesa. The heart is the divine banking system from where this currency is withdrawn. Faith is the account no. Confession is our trade. Amen, say something
  • Engr olugo pc for verse 28
    I decree the will of God almighty in me in union with his belove son jesus christ
  • It is for this reason that we should be mindful of what ever we confess over our lives. because every thing we decree and declare is established. declare positively over your life.

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