Job 33:23

“If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto man his uprightness:”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 33:23

If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew vnto man his vprightnesse:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"If there is an angel {as} mediator for him, One out of a thousand, To remind a man what is right for him,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If there be with him an angel, An interpreter, one among a thousand, To show unto man what is right for him;
- American Standard Version (1901)

If now there may be an angel sent to him, one of the thousands which there are to be between him and God, and to make clear to man what is right for him;
- Basic English Bible

If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto man his duty;
- Darby Bible

If there is a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to show to man his uprightness:
- Webster's Bible

If there is beside him an angel, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to show to man what is right for him;
- World English Bible

If there is by him a messenger, An interpreter -- one of a thousand, To declare for man his uprightness:
- Youngs Literal Bible

If there be for him an angel, an intercessor, one among a thousand, to vouch for a man's uprightness;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 33:23

Wesley's Notes for Job 33:23


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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