Job 26:1 ←
Then Job answered,
Job 26:2 ←
“How have you helped him who is without power! How have you saved the arm that has no strength!
Job 26:3 ←
How have you counseled him who has no wisdom, and plentifully declared sound knowledge!
Job 26:4 ←
To whom have you uttered words? Whose spirit came out of you?
Job 26:5 ←
“The departed spirits tremble, those beneath the waters and all that live in them.
Job 26:6 ←
Sheol is naked before God, and Abaddon has no covering.
Job 26:7 ←
He stretches out the north over empty space, and hangs the earth on nothing.
Job 26:8 ←
He binds up the waters in his thick clouds, and the cloud is not burst under them.
Job 26:9 ←
He encloses the face of his throne, and spreads his cloud on it.
Job 26:10 ←
He has described a boundary on the surface of the waters, and to the confines of light and darkness.
Job 26:11 ←
The pillars of heaven tremble and are astonished at his rebuke.
Job 26:12 ←
He stirs up the sea with his power, and by his understanding he strikes through Rahab.
Job 26:13 ←
By his Spirit the heavens are garnished. His hand has pierced the swift serpent.
Job 26:14 ←
Behold, these are but the outskirts of his ways. How small a whisper do we hear of him! But the thunder of his power who can understand?”