Job 9:16

“If I had called, and he had answered me; yet would I not believe that he had hearkened unto my voice.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

If I had called, and had answered me, yet would I not beleeue that he had hearkened vnto my voice:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"If I called and He answered me, I could not believe that He was listening to my voice.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If I had called, and he had answered me, Yet would I not believe that he hearkened unto my voice.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If I had sent for him to be present, and he had come, I would have no faith that he would give ear to my voice.
- Basic English Bible

If I had called, and he had answered me, I would not believe that he hearkened to my voice, --
- Darby Bible

If I had called, and he had answered me; yet I would not believe that he had hearkened to my voice.
- Webster's Bible

If I had called, and he had answered me, yet I wouldn't believe that he listened to my voice.
- World English Bible

Though I had called and He answereth me, I do not believe that He giveth ear [to] my voice.
- Youngs Literal Bible

If I had called, and He had answered me; yet would I not believe that He would hearken unto my voice--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Job 9:16


9:16 Yet - I could not believe that God had indeed granted my desire, because I am still full of the tokens of his displeasure; and therefore should conclude that it was but a pleasant dream, and not a real thing.


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