Job 41:25

“When he raiseth up himself, the mighty are afraid: by reason of breakings they purify themselves.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 41:25

When he rayseth vp himselfe, the mightie are afraid: by reason of breakings they purifie themselues.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"When he raises himself up, the mighty fear; Because of the crashing they are bewildered.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When he raiseth himself up, the mighty are afraid: By reason of consternation they are beside themselves.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When he gets ready for the fight, the strong are overcome with fear.
- Basic English Bible

When he raiseth himself up, the mighty are afraid: they are beside themselves with consternation.
- Darby Bible

When he raiseth himself, the mighty are afraid: by reason of breakings they purify themselves.
- Webster's Bible

When he raises himself up, the mighty are afraid. They retreat before his thrashing.
- World English Bible

From his rising are the mighty afraid, From breakings they keep themselves free.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(41:17) When he raiseth himself up, the mighty are afraid; by reason of despair they are beside themselves.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 41:25

Wesley's Notes for Job 41:25


41:25 Raiseth - Upon the top of the waters. Mighty - Even the stout - hearted. Breakings - By reason of their great danger and distress; which is expressed by this very word, #Psal 60:2 Jonah 2:4|. Purify - Those who ordinarily live in the neglect of God, they cry unto God in their trouble, and endeavour to purge their consciences from the guilt of their sins.


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