Job 30:14

“They came upon me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they rolled themselves upon me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They came vpon me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they rolled themselues vpon me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"As {through} a wide breach they come, Amid the tempest they roll on.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

As through a wide breach they come: In the midst of the ruin they roll themselves `upon me'.
- American Standard Version (1901)

As through a wide broken place in the wall they come on, I am overturned by the shock of their attack.
- Basic English Bible

They come in as through a wide breach: amid the confusion they roll themselves onward.
- Darby Bible

They came upon me as a wide breaking in of waters: in the desolation they rolled themselves upon me.
- Webster's Bible

As through a wide breach they come, in the midst of the ruin they roll themselves in.
- World English Bible

As a wide breach they come, Under the desolation have rolled themselves.
- Youngs Literal Bible

As through a wide breach they come; in the midst of the ruin they roll themselves upon me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 30:14


30:14 Waste place - In the waste place; in that part of the bank which was broken down. They rolled - As the waters, come rolling in at the breach.


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