Job 5:6

“Although affliction cometh not forth of the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Although affliction commeth not forth of the dust, neither doeth trouble spring out of the ground:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"For affliction does not come from the dust, Nor does trouble sprout from the ground,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For affliction cometh not forth from the dust, Neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;
- American Standard Version (1901)

For evil does not come out of the dust, or trouble out of the earth;
- Basic English Bible

For evil cometh not forth from the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;
- Darby Bible

Although affliction cometh not forth from the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;
- Webster's Bible

For affliction doesn't come forth from the dust, neither does trouble spring out of the ground;
- World English Bible

For sorrow cometh not forth from the dust, Nor from the ground springeth up misery.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For affliction cometh not forth from the dust, neither doth trouble spring out of the ground;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 5:6


5:6 The dust - It springs not up by merely natural causes, as herbs grow out of the earth: but from God. Eliphaz here begins to change his voice, as if he would atone for the hard words he had spoken.


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