Job 6:7

“The things that my soul refused to touch are as my sorrowful meat.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The things that my soule refused to touch, are as my sorrowfull meat.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"My soul refuses to touch {them;} They are like loathsome food to me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My soul refuseth to touch `them'; They are as loathsome food to me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My soul has no desire for such things, they are as disease in my food.
- Basic English Bible

What my soul refuseth to touch, that is as my loathsome food.
- Darby Bible

The things that my soul refused to touch are as my sorrowful food.
- Webster's Bible

My soul refuses to touch them. They are as loathsome food to me.
- World English Bible

My soul is refusing to touch! They [are] as my sickening food.
- Youngs Literal Bible

My soul refuseth to touch them; they are as the sickness of my flesh.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 6:7


6:7 The things, &c. - The sense may be, those grievous afflictions, which I dreaded the very thought of, are now my daily, though sorrowful bread.


Discussion for Job 6:7

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