Job 9:14

“How much less shall I answer him, and choose out my words to reason with him?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

How much lesse shall I answere him, and choose out my words to reason with him?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"How then can I answer Him, {And} choose my words before Him?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

How much less shall I answer him, And choose out my words `to reason' with him?
- American Standard Version (1901)

How much less may I give an answer to him, using the right words in argument with him?
- Basic English Bible

How much less shall I answer him, choose out my words [to strive] with him?
- Darby Bible

How much less shall I answer him, and choose out my words to reason with him?
- Webster's Bible

How much less shall I answer him, And choose my words to argue with him?
- World English Bible

How much less do I -- I answer Him? Choose out my words with Him?
- Youngs Literal Bible

How much less shall I answer Him, and choose out my arguments with Him?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 9:14


9:14 How shall I - Since no creature can resist his power, and no man can comprehend his counsels and ways; how can I contend with him? Answer his allegations and arguments, produced against me.


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