Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Why is your face veiled from me, as if I was numbered among your haters?

New American Standard Bible

"Why do You hide Your face And consider me Your enemy?

King James Version

Wherefore hidest thou thy face, and holdest me for thine enemy?

Holman Bible

Why do You hide Your face
and consider me Your enemy?

International Standard Version

Why do you hide your face and regard me as your enemy?

A Conservative Version

Why do thou hide thy face, and reckon me for thine enemy?

American Standard Version

Wherefore hidest thou thy face, And holdest me for thine enemy?

Amplified

Why do You hide Your face [as if offended] and alienate me as if I were Your enemy?

Darby Translation

Wherefore dost thou hide thy face, and countest me for thine enemy?

Julia Smith Translation

Why wilt thou hide thy face, and reckon me for an enemy to thee?

King James 2000

Why hide you your face, and hold me for your enemy?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Why do you hide your face and count me as your enemy?

Modern King James verseion

Why do You hide Your face, and hold me for Your enemy?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore hidest thou thy face, and holdest me for thine enemy?

NET Bible

Why do you hide your face and regard me as your enemy?

New Heart English Bible

Why hide you your face, and hold me for your enemy?

The Emphasized Bible

Wherefore, thy face, shouldst thou hide? Or count me, as an enemy to thee?

Webster

Why hidest thou thy face, and holdest me for thy enemy?

World English Bible

Why hide you your face, and hold me for your enemy?

Youngs Literal Translation

Why dost Thou hide Thy face? And reckonest me for an enemy to Thee?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
סתר 
Cathar 
Usage: 81

thou thy face
פּנים 
Paniym 
Usage: 2119

Context Readings

Job Argues His Case With God

23 What is the number of my evil-doings and my sins? give me knowledge of them. 24 Why is your face veiled from me, as if I was numbered among your haters? 25 Will you be hard on a leaf in flight before the wind? will you make a dry stem go more quickly on its way?



Cross References

Job 19:11

His wrath is burning against me, and I am to him as one of his haters.

Lamentations 2:5

The Lord has become like one fighting against her, sending destruction on Israel; he has sent destruction on all her great houses, making waste his strong places: increasing the grief and the sorrow of the daughter of Judah.

Deuteronomy 32:20

And he said, My face will be veiled from them, I will see what their end will be: for they are an uncontrolled generation, children in whom is no faith.

Job 33:10

See, he is looking for something against me; in his eyes I am as one of his haters;

Psalm 13:1

Will you for ever put me out of your memory, O Lord? will your face for ever be turned away from me?

Isaiah 8:17

And I will be waiting for the Lord, whose face is veiled from the house of Jacob, and I will be looking for him.

Psalm 44:24

Why is your face covered, and why do you give no thought to our trouble and our cruel fate?

Psalm 88:14

Lord, why have you sent away my soul? why is your face covered from me?

1 Samuel 28:16

And Samuel said, Why do you put your questions to me, seeing that God has gone away from you and is on the side of him who is against you?

Job 10:2

I will say to God, Do not put me down as a sinner; make clear to me what you have against me.

Job 16:9

I am broken by his wrath, and his hate has gone after me; he has made his teeth sharp against me: my haters are looking on me with cruel eyes;

Job 29:2-3

If only I might again be as I was in the months which are past, in the days when God was watching over me!

Job 30:21

You have become cruel to me; the strength of your hand is hard on me.

Job 31:35

If only God would give ear to me, and the Ruler of all would give me an answer! or if what he has against me had been put in writing!

Psalm 10:1

Why do you keep far away, O Lord? why are you not to be seen in times of trouble?

Psalm 77:6-9

The memory of my song comes back to me in the night; my thoughts are moving in my heart; my spirit is searching with care.

2 Thessalonians 3:15

Have no feeling of hate for him, but take him in hand seriously as a brother.

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