Job 33:21

“His flesh is consumed away, that it cannot be seen; and his bones that were not seen stick out.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 33:21

His flesh is consumed away that it cannot be seene; and his bones that were not seene, sticke out.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"His flesh wastes away from sight, And his bones which were not seen stick out.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

His flesh is consumed away, that it cannot be seen; And his bones that were not seen stick out.
- American Standard Version (1901)

His flesh is so wasted away, that it may not be seen, and his bones. ...
- Basic English Bible

His flesh is consumed away from view, and his bones that were not seen stick out;
- Darby Bible

His flesh is consumed away, that it cannot be seen; and his bones that were not seen stick out.
- Webster's Bible

His flesh is so consumed away, that it can't be seen. His bones that were not seen stick out.
- World English Bible

His flesh is consumed from being seen, And high are his bones, they were not seen!
- Youngs Literal Bible

His flesh is consumed away, that it cannot be seen; and his bones corrode to unsightliness.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 33:21

Wesley's Notes for Job 33:21


33:19 Pain - The second way whereby God instructs men and excites them to repentance.

33:22 The destroyers - The pangs of death, here called the destroyers, are just ready to seize him.

33:23 A messenger - A prophet or teacher. To expound the providence, and point out the design of God therein. One, &c. - A person rightly qualified for this great and hard work, such as there are but very few. To shew - To direct him to the right way how he may please God, and procure that mercy which he thirsts after; which is not by quarrelling with God, but by an humble confession. and supplication for mercy through Christ the redeemer.


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