Job 38:33

“Knowest thou the ordinances of heaven? canst thou set the dominion thereof in the earth?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Knowest thou the ordinances of heauen? canst thou set the dominion thereof in the earth?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Do you know the ordinances of the heavens, Or fix their rule over the earth?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Knowest thou the ordinances of the heavens? Canst thou establish the dominion thereof in the earth?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Have you knowledge of the laws of the heavens? did you give them rule over the earth?
- Basic English Bible

Knowest thou the ordinances of the heavens? dost thou determine their rule over the earth?
- Darby Bible

Knowest thou the ordinances of heaven? canst thou set its dominion on the earth?
- Webster's Bible

Do you know the laws of the heavens? Can you establish its dominion over the earth?
- World English Bible

Hast thou known the statutes of heaven? Or dost thou appoint Its dominion in the earth?
- Youngs Literal Bible

Knowest thou the ordinances of the heavens? Canst thou establish the dominion thereof in the earth?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 38:33


38:33 Ordinances - The laws which are firmly established concerning their order, motion, or rest, and their powerful influences upon this lower world. Didst thou give these laws? Or dost thou perfectly know them? Canst thou - Manage and over rule their influences.


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