Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

So man lies down and does not rise. Until the heavens are no longer, He will not awake nor be aroused out of his sleep.

King James Version

So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.

Holman Bible

so man lies down never to rise again.
They will not wake up until the heavens are no more;
they will not stir from their sleep.

International Standard Version

so also a person lies down and does not get up; they won't awaken until the heavens are no more, nor will they arise from their sleep."

A Conservative Version

so man lays down and does not rise. Till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be roused out of their sleep.

American Standard Version

So man lieth down and riseth not: Till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, Nor be roused out of their sleep.

Amplified

So man lies down and does not rise [to his former state]. Till the heavens are no more, men will not awake nor be raised [physically] out of their sleep.

Bible in Basic English

So man goes down to his last resting-place and comes not again: till the heavens come to an end, they will not be awake or come out of their sleep.

Darby Translation

So man lieth down, and riseth not again; till the heavens be no more, they do not awake, nor are raised out of their sleep.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

So man lies down and does not rise; until there is no heaven, they shall not awake nor be raised out of their sleep.

Julia Smith Translation

And man lay down and he will not rise: till the heavens be no more they shall not awake and rise from their sleep.

King James 2000

So man lies down, and rises not: till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.

Lexham Expanded Bible

{so} a man lies down, and he does not arise. {Until the heavens are no more}, they will not awaken, and they will not be roused out of their sleep.

Modern King James verseion

so man lies down and does not rise. Till the heavens are no more, they shall not awake, nor be awakened out of their sleep.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

but when man sleepeth, he riseth not again, until the heaven perish: he shall not wake up nor rise out of his sleep.

NET Bible

so man lies down and does not rise; until the heavens are no more, they will not awake nor arise from their sleep.

New Heart English Bible

so man lies down and doesn't rise. Until the heavens are no more, they shall not awake, nor be roused out of their sleep.

The Emphasized Bible

So, a man, hath lain down, and shall not arise, until there are no heavens, they shall not awake, nor be roused up out of their sleep.

Webster

So man lieth down, and riseth not: till the heavens shall be no more, they shall not awake, nor be raised out of their sleep.

World English Bible

so man lies down and doesn't rise. Until the heavens are no more, they shall not awake, nor be roused out of their sleep.

Youngs Literal Translation

And man hath lain down, and riseth not, Till the wearing out of the heavens they awake not, Nor are roused from their sleep.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

שׁכב 
Shakab 
Usage: 210

and riseth
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

not till the heavens
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

be no more
בּלתּי 
Biltiy 
but, except, save, nothing, lest, no, from, inasmuch, and not
Usage: 109

קוּץ 
Quwts 
Usage: 22

עוּר 
`uwr 
Usage: 80

References

American

Job

Hastings

Job

Context Readings

Job Continues To Argue His Case With God

11 "As water evaporates from the sea, And a river becomes parched and dried up, 12 So man lies down and does not rise. Until the heavens are no longer, He will not awake nor be aroused out of his sleep. 13 "Oh that You would hide me in Sheol, That You would conceal me until Your wrath returns to You, That You would set a limit for me and remember me!



Cross References

Job 3:13

"For now I would have lain down and been quiet; I would have slept then, I would have been at rest,

Acts 3:21

whom heaven must receive until the period of restoration of all things about which God spoke by the mouth of His holy prophets from ancient time.

Revelation 20:11

Then I saw a great white throne and Him who sat upon it, from whose presence earth and heaven fled away, and no place was found for them.

Revelation 21:1

Then I saw a new heaven and a new earth; for the first heaven and the first earth passed away, and there is no longer any sea.

Job 7:21

"Why then do You not pardon my transgression And take away my iniquity? For now I will lie down in the dust; And You will seek me, but I will not be."

Job 10:21-22

Before I go--and I shall not return-- To the land of darkness and deep shadow,

Job 19:25-27

"As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, And at the last He will take His stand on the earth.

Job 30:23

"For I know that You will bring me to death And to the house of meeting for all living.

Psalm 102:26

"Even they will perish, but You endure; And all of them will wear out like a garment; Like clothing You will change them and they will be changed.

Ecclesiastes 3:19-21

For the fate of the sons of men and the fate of beasts is the same. As one dies so dies the other; indeed, they all have the same breath and there is no advantage for man over beast, for all is vanity.

Ecclesiastes 12:5

Furthermore, men are afraid of a high place and of terrors on the road; the almond tree blossoms, the grasshopper drags himself along, and the caperberry is ineffective. For man goes to his eternal home while mourners go about in the street.

Isaiah 26:19

Your dead will live; Their corpses will rise You who lie in the dust, awake and shout for joy, For your dew is as the dew of the dawn, And the earth will give birth to the departed spirits.

Isaiah 51:6

"Lift up your eyes to the sky, Then look to the earth beneath; For the sky will vanish like smoke, And the earth will wear out like a garment And its inhabitants will die in like manner; But My salvation will be forever, And My righteousness will not wane.

Isaiah 65:17

"For behold, I create new heavens and a new earth; And the former things will not be remembered or come to mind.

Isaiah 66:22

"For just as the new heavens and the new earth Which I make will endure before Me," declares the LORD, "So your offspring and your name will endure.

Daniel 12:2

"Many of those who sleep in the dust of the ground will awake, these to everlasting life, but the others to disgrace and everlasting contempt.

Matthew 24:35

"Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words will not pass away.

John 11:11-13

This He said, and after that He said to them, "Our friend Lazarus has fallen asleep; but I go, so that I may awaken him out of sleep."

Romans 8:20

For the creation was subjected to futility, not willingly, but because of Him who subjected it, in hope

Ephesians 5:14

For this reason it says, "Awake, sleeper, And arise from the dead, And Christ will shine on you."

1 Thessalonians 4:14-15

For if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so God will bring with Him those who have fallen asleep in Jesus.

2 Peter 3:7

But by His word the present heavens and earth are being reserved for fire, kept for the day of judgment and destruction of ungodly men.

2 Peter 3:10-13

But the day of the Lord will come like a thief, in which the heavens will pass away with a roar and the elements will be destroyed with intense heat, and the earth and its works will be burned up.

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