Job 38:10

“And brake up for it my decreed place, and set bars and doors,”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And brake vp for it my decreed place, and set barres and doores,
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And I placed boundaries on it And set a bolt and doors,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And marked out for it my bound, And set bars and doors,
- American Standard Version (1901)

Ordering a fixed limit for it, with locks and doors;
- Basic English Bible

When I cut out for it my boundary, and set bars and doors,
- Darby Bible

And broke up for it my decreed place, and set bars and doors,
- Webster's Bible

marked out for it my bound, set bars and doors,
- World English Bible

And I measure over it My statute, And place bar and doors,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And prescribed for it My decree, and set bars and doors,
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 38:10


38:10 Break up - Made those hollow places in the earth, which might serve for a cradle to receive and hold this great and goodly infant when it came out of the womb. And set - Fixed its bounds as strongly as if they were fortified with bars and doors.


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