Job 6:2

“Oh that my grief were throughly weighed, and my calamity laid in the balances together!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Job 6:2

Oh that my griefe were throughly weighed, and my calamitie layd in the balances together.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Oh that my grief were actually weighed And laid in the balances together with my calamity!
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Oh that my vexation were but weighed, And all my calamity laid in the balances!
- American Standard Version (1901)

If only my passion might be measured, and put into the scales against my trouble!
- Basic English Bible

Oh that my grief were thoroughly weighed, and all my calamity laid in the balances!
- Darby Bible

Oh that my grief were thoroughly weighed, and my calamity laid in the balances together!
- Webster's Bible

Oh that my anguish were weighed, and all my calamity laid in the balances!
- World English Bible

O that my provocation were thoroughly weighed, And my calamity in balances They would lift up together!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Oh that my vexation were but weighed, and my calamity laid in the balances altogether!
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Job 6:2

Wesley's Notes for Job 6:2


6:2 My grief - The cause of my grief. Weighed - Were fully understood, and duly considered. O that I had an equal judge! that would understand my case, and consider whether I have not cause for complaints. Together - Together with any other most heavy thing to be put into the other scale.


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