Job 38:4

“Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Where wast thou when I layd the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast vnderstanding.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Tell {Me,} if you have understanding,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? Declare, if thou hast understanding.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Where were you when I put the earth on its base? Say, if you have knowledge.
- Basic English Bible

Where wast thou when I founded the earth? Declare, if thou hast understanding.
- Darby Bible

Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? declare, if thou hast understanding.
- Webster's Bible

Where were you when I laid the foundations of the earth? Declare, if you have understanding.
- World English Bible

Where wast thou when I founded earth? Declare, if thou hast known understanding.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Where wast thou when I laid the foundations of the earth? Declare, if thou hast the understanding.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 38:4


38:4 Where - Thou art but of yesterday; and dost thou presume to judge of my eternal counsels! When - When I settled it as firm upon its own center as if it had been built upon the surest foundations.


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