Job 31:25

“If I rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because mine hand had gotten much;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 31:25

If I reioyced because my wealth was great, and because mine hand had gotten much:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

If I have gloated because my wealth was great, And because my hand had secured {so} much;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If I have rejoiced because my wealth was great, And because my hand had gotten much;
- American Standard Version (1901)

If I was glad because my wealth was great, and because my hand had got together a great store;
- Basic English Bible

If I rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because my hand had gotten much;
- Darby Bible

If I have rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because my hand had gained much;
- Webster's Bible

If I have rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because my hand had gotten much;
- World English Bible

If I rejoice because great [is] my wealth, And because abundance hath my hand found,
- Youngs Literal Bible

If I rejoiced because my wealth was great, and because my hand had gotten much;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 31:25

Wesley's Notes for Job 31:25


31:23 For - I stood in awe of God and of his judgments. I could not - I knew myself unable either to oppose his power, or to bear his wrath. Even good men have need to restrain themselves from sin, with the fear of Destruction from God. Even when salvation from God is a comfort to us, yet destruction from God should be a terror to us. Adam in innocency was awed by a threatning.

31:26 I - This place speaks of the worship of the host of heaven, and especially of the sun and moon, the most eminent and glorious of that number, which was the most ancient kind of idolatry, and most frequent in the eastern countries. Shined - In its full strength and glory.

31:27 Kissed - In token of worship, whereof this was a sign.


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