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Job 13

Job 13:1
Lo, mine eye hath seen all this, mine ear hath heard and understood it.

Job 13:2  
What ye know, the same do I know also: I am not inferior unto you.

Job 13:3  
Surely I would speak to the Almighty, and I desire to reason with God.

Job 13:4  
But ye are forgers of lies, ye are all physicians of no value.

Job 13:5  
O that ye would altogether hold your peace! and it should be your wisdom.

Job 13:6  
Hear now my reasoning, and hearken to the pleadings of my lips.

Job 13:7  
Will ye speak wickedly for God? and talk deceitfully for him?

Job 13:8  
Will ye accept his person? will ye contend for God?

Job 13:9  
Is it good that he should search you out? or as one man mocketh another, do ye so mock him?

Job 13:10  
He will surely reprove you, if ye do secretly accept persons.

Job 13:11  
Shall not his excellency make you afraid? and his dread fall upon you?

Job 13:12
Your remembrances are like unto ashes, your bodies to bodies of clay.

Job 13:13  
Hold your peace, let me alone, that I may speak, and let come on me what will.

Job 13:14  
Wherefore do I take my flesh in my teeth, and put my life in mine hand?

Job 13:15  
Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him: but I will maintain mine own ways before him.

Job 13:16  
He also shall be my salvation: for an hypocrite shall not come before him.

Job 13:17
Hear diligently my speech, and my declaration with your ears.

Job 13:18  
Behold now, I have ordered my cause; I know that I shall be justified.

Job 13:19  
Who is he that will plead with me? for now, if I hold my tongue, I shall give up the ghost.

Job 13:20  
Only do not two things unto me: then will I not hide myself from thee.

Job 13:21  
Withdraw thine hand far from me: and let not thy dread make me afraid.

Job 13:22  
Then call thou, and I will answer: or let me speak, and answer thou me.

Job 13:23  
How many are mine iniquities and sins? make me to know my transgression and my sin.

Job 13:24  
Wherefore hidest thou thy face, and holdest me for thine enemy?

Job 13:25  
Wilt thou break a leaf driven to and fro? and wilt thou pursue the dry stubble?

Job 13:26  
For thou writest bitter things against me, and makest me to possess the iniquities of my youth.

Job 13:27  
Thou puttest my feet also in the stocks, and lookest narrowly unto all my paths; thou settest a print upon the heels of my feet.

Job 13:28  
And he, as a rotten thing, consumeth, as a garment that is moth eaten.


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