Job 31:28

“This also were an iniquity to be punished by the judge: for I should have denied the God that is above.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 31:28

This also were an iniquitie to be punished by the Iudge: For I should haue denied the God that is aboue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

That too would have been an iniquity {calling for} judgment, For I would have denied God above.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

This also were an iniquity to be punished by the judges; For I should have denied the God that is above.
- American Standard Version (1901)

That would have been another sin to be rewarded with punishment by the judges; for I would have been false to God on high.
- Basic English Bible

This also would be an iniquity for the judge, for I should have denied the God who is above.
- Darby Bible

This also were an iniquity to be punished by the judge: for I should have denied the God that is above.
- Webster's Bible

this also would be an iniquity to be punished by the judges; for I should have denied the God who is above.
- World English Bible

It also [is] a judicial iniquity, For I had lied to God above.
- Youngs Literal Bible

This also were an iniquity to be punished by the judges; for I should have lied to God that is above.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 31:28

Wesley's Notes for Job 31:28


31:28 The judge - The civil magistrate; who being advanced and protected by God, is obliged to maintain and vindicate his honour, and consequently to punish idolatry. Denied God - Not directly but by consequence, because this was to rob God of his prerogative, by giving to the creature, that worship which is peculiar to God.


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