Job 23:6

“Will he plead against me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Will he plead against me with his great power? No, but hee would put strength in me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Would He contend with me by the greatness of {His} power? No, surely He would pay attention to me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? Nay; but he would give heed unto me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Would he make use of his great power to overcome me? No, but he would give attention to me.
- Basic English Bible

Would he plead against me with [his] great power? Nay; but he would give heed unto me.
- Darby Bible

Would he plead against me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.
- Webster's Bible

Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? No, but he would listen to me.
- World English Bible

In the abundance of power doth He strive with me? No! surely He putteth [it] in me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Would He contend with me in His great power? Nay; but He would give heed unto me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 23:6


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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