Job 30:28

“I went mourning without the sun: I stood up, and I cried in the congregation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I went mourning without the Sunne: I stood vp, and I cried in the Congregation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I go about mourning without comfort; I stand up in the assembly {and} cry out for help.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I go mourning without the sun: I stand up in the assembly, and cry for help.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I go about in dark clothing, uncomforted; I get up in the public place, crying out for help.
- Basic English Bible

I go about blackened, but not by the sun; I stand up, I cry in the congregation.
- Darby Bible

I went mourning without the sun: I stood up, and I cried in the congregation.
- Webster's Bible

I go mourning without the sun. I stand up in the assembly, and cry for help.
- World English Bible

Mourning I have gone without the sun, I have risen, in an assembly I cry.
- Youngs Literal Bible

I go mourning without the sun; I stand up in the assembly, and cry for help.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 30:28


30:28 Without the sun - Heb. black, not by the sun. My very countenance became black, tho' not by the sun, but by the force of my disease.


Discussion for Job 30:28

  • Brenda L Gordon for verse 28
    My thoughts Job was sick unto death, but as he lay with sickness he found strength in knowing God will be done.

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