Job 5:18

“For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For he maketh sore, and bindeth vp: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For He inflicts pain, and gives relief; He wounds, and His hands {also} heal.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up; He woundeth, and his hands make whole.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For after his punishment he gives comfort, and after wounding, his hands make you well.
- Basic English Bible

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up; he woundeth, and his hands make whole.
- Darby Bible

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.
- Webster's Bible

For he wounds, and binds up. He injures, and his hands make whole.
- World English Bible

For He doth pain, and He bindeth up, He smiteth, and His hands heal.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For He maketh sore, and bindeth up; He woundeth, and His hands make whole.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 5:18


5:18 For he, &c. - God's usual method is, first to humble, and then to exalt. And he never makes a wound too great, too deep for his own cure.


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