Parallel Verses

King James 2000

If he cuts off, and shuts up, or gathers together, then who can hinder him?

New American Standard Bible

"If He passes by or shuts up, Or calls an assembly, who can restrain Him?

King James Version

If he cut off, and shut up, or gather together, then who can hinder him?

Holman Bible

If He passes by and throws someone in prison
or convenes a court, who can stop Him?

International Standard Version

"If he bypasses, or imprisons, or convenes a court, who can stop him?

A Conservative Version

If he passes through, and shuts up, and all to judgment, then who can hinder him?

American Standard Version

If he pass through, and shut up, And all unto judgment, then who can hinder him?

Amplified

If [God] sweeps in and arrests and calls into judgment, who can hinder Him? [If He is against a man, who shall call Him to account for it?]

Bible in Basic English

If he goes on his way, shutting a man up and putting him to death, who may make him go back from his purpose?

Darby Translation

If he pass by, and shut up, and call to judgment, who can hinder him?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If he cuts off, or shuts up, or gathers together, then who can hinder him?

Julia Smith Translation

If he shall pass on, and shut up, and gather together, who shall turn him back.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"If he passes through and imprisons someone {and summons the assembly}, then who can hinder him?

Modern King James verseion

If He passes through and shuts up, or gathers together, then who can turn Him back?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Though he turn all things upside down, close them in, or thrust them together, who dare check him therefore?

NET Bible

If he comes by and confines you and convenes a court, then who can prevent him?

New Heart English Bible

If he passes by, or confines, or convenes a court, then who can oppose him?

The Emphasized Bible

If he sweep on, or shut up, or call together, Who then shall hinder him?

Webster

If he shall cut off, and shut up, or gather together, then who can hinder him?

World English Bible

If he passes by, or confines, or convenes a court, then who can oppose him?

Youngs Literal Translation

If He pass on, and shut up, and assemble, Who then dost reverse it?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If he cut off
חלף 
Chalaph 
Usage: 28

and shut up
סגר 
Cagar 
Usage: 93

קהל 
Qahal 
Usage: 38

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

Context Readings

God Can Do As He Pleases

9 The measure of it is longer than the earth, and broader than the sea. 10 If he cuts off, and shuts up, or gathers together, then who can hinder him? 11 For he knows vain men: he sees wickedness also; will he not then consider it?



Cross References

Job 9:12-13

Behold, he takes away, who can hinder him? who will say unto him, What do you?

Job 12:14

Behold, he breaks down, and it cannot be built again: he shuts up a man, and there can be no opening.

Revelation 3:7

And to the angel of the church in Philadelphia write; These things says he that is holy, he that is true, he that has the key of David, he that opens, and no man shuts; and shuts, and no man opens;

Deuteronomy 32:30

How should one chase a thousand, and two put ten thousand to flight, except their Rock had sold them, and the LORD had given them up?

Job 5:18

For he bruises, and binds up: he wounds, and his hands make whole.

Job 9:4

He is wise in heart, and mighty in strength: who has hardened himself against him, and has prospered?

Job 34:29

When he gives quietness, who then can make trouble? and when he hides his face, who then can behold him? whether it be done against a nation, or against a man only:

Job 38:8

Or who shut up the sea with doors, when it broke forth, as if it had issued out of the womb?

Psalm 31:8

And have not shut me up into the hand of the enemy: you have set my feet in a wide place.

Isaiah 41:27

The first shall say to Zion, Behold, behold them: and I will give to Jerusalem one that brings good tidings.

Daniel 4:35

And all the inhabitants of the earth are reputed as nothing: and he does according to his will in the army of heaven, and among the inhabitants of the earth: and none can restrain his hand, or say unto him, What do you?

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