Job 23:4

“I would order my cause before him, and fill my mouth with arguments.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 23:4

I would order my cause before him, and fill my mouth with arguments.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I would present {my} case before Him And fill my mouth with arguments.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I would set my cause in order before him, And fill my mouth with arguments.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I would put my cause in order before him, and my mouth would be full of arguments.
- Basic English Bible

I would order the cause before him, and fill my mouth with arguments;
- Darby Bible

I would order my cause before him, and fill my mouth with arguments.
- Webster's Bible

I would set my cause in order before him, and fill my mouth with arguments.
- World English Bible

I arrange before Him the cause, And my mouth fill [with] arguments.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I would order my cause before Him, and fill my mouth with arguments.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 23:4

Wesley's Notes for Job 23:4


23:2 To - day - Even at this time, notwithstanding all your pretended consolations. Stroke - The hand or stroke of God upon me. Groaning - Doth exceed my complaints.

23:3 O - I desire nothing more than his acquaintance and presence; but alas, he hides his face from me. Seat - To his throne or judgment - seat to plead my cause before him.

23:5 Know - If he should discover to me any secret sins, for which he contendeth with me, I would humble myself before him, and accept of the punishment of mine iniquity.

23:6 No - He would not use his power against me, but for me; by enabling me to plead my cause, and giving sentence according to that clemency, which he uses towards his children.


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