Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Now on the day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house,

King James Version

And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house:

Holman Bible

One day when Job's sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house,

International Standard Version

Some time later, when his children were celebrating in their oldest brother's house,

A Conservative Version

And it fell on a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house,

American Standard Version

And it fell on a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house,

Amplified

And there was a day when [Job's] sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house [on his birthday],

Bible in Basic English

And there was a day when his sons and daughters were feasting in the house of their oldest brother,

Darby Translation

And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in the house of their brother, the firstborn.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in the house of their brother, the firstborn;

Julia Smith Translation

And the day will be and his sons and daughters will be eating and drinking wine in the house of their brother, the first-born:

King James 2000

And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house:

Lexham Expanded Bible

And then [there] was one day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their firstborn brother's house.

Modern King James verseion

And a day came when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Now upon a certain day when his sons and daughters were eating, and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house,

NET Bible

Now the day came when Job's sons and daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house,

New Heart English Bible

It fell on a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house,

The Emphasized Bible

And there came a certain day, - when his sons and his daughters were eating, and drinking wine, in the house of their eldest brother.

Webster

And there was a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house:

World English Bible

It fell on a day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their eldest brother's house,

Youngs Literal Translation

And the day is, that his sons and his daughters are eating, and drinking wine, in the house of their brother, the first-born.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

בּת 
Bath 
Usage: 587

אכל 
'akal 
Usage: 809

שׁתה 
Shathah 
Usage: 218

יין 
Yayin 
Usage: 140

בּכור 
B@kowr 
Usage: 117

References

Easton

Morish

Context Readings

Satan's First Test Of Job

12 Then the LORD said to Satan, "Behold, all that he has is in your power, only do not put forth your hand on him." So Satan departed from the presence of the LORD. 13 Now on the day when his sons and his daughters were eating and drinking wine in their oldest brother's house, 14 a messenger came to Job and said, "The oxen were plowing and the donkeys feeding beside them,



Cross References

Job 1:4

His sons used to go and hold a feast in the house of each one on his day, and they would send and invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them.

Proverbs 27:1

Do not boast about tomorrow, For you do not know what a day may bring forth.

Ecclesiastes 9:12

Moreover, man does not know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are ensnared at an evil time when it suddenly falls on them.

Luke 12:19-20

'And I will say to my soul, "Soul, you have many goods laid up for many years to come; take your ease, eat, drink and be merry."'

Luke 17:27-29

they were eating, they were drinking, they were marrying, they were being given in marriage, until the day that Noah entered the ark, and the flood came and destroyed them all.

Luke 21:34

"Be on guard, so that your hearts will not be weighted down with dissipation and drunkenness and the worries of life, and that day will not come on you suddenly like a trap;

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