Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one!

New American Standard Bible

"Who can make the clean out of the unclean? No one!

King James Version

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.

Holman Bible

Who can produce something pure from what is impure?
No one!

International Standard Version

Who can produce a clean thing from an unclean thing? No one!

A Conservative Version

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one.

American Standard Version

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.

Amplified

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? No one!

Bible in Basic English

If only a clean thing might come out of an unclean! But it is not possible.

Darby Translation

Who can bring a clean man out of the unclean? Not one!

Julia Smith Translation

For who shall give a clean thing from an unclean? Not one.

King James 2000

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? no one.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Who can bring a clean [thing] from an unclean [thing]? No one!

Modern King James verseion

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? No one!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Who can make it clean, that cometh from an unclean thing? Nobody.

NET Bible

Who can make a clean thing come from an unclean? No one!

New Heart English Bible

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one.

Webster

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.

World English Bible

Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one.

Youngs Literal Translation

Who giveth a clean thing out of an unclean? not one.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

a clean
טהר טהור 
Tahowr 
Usage: 95

thing out of an unclean
טמא 
Tame' 
Usage: 88

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Job Continues To Argue His Case With God

3 And yet upon such a one as this, hast thou opened thine eye? And, him, wouldst thou bring into judgment with thee? 4 Who can bring a clean thing out of an unclean? Not one! 5 If determined am his days, the number of his months, is with thee, Fixed times for him, thou hast appointed and he cannot go beyond.


Cross References

John 3:6

That which hath been born of the flesh, is, flesh, and, that which hath been born of the spirit, is, spirit.

Job 15:14

What is a mortal, that he should be pure? or that righteous should be one born of a woman?

Psalm 51:5

Lo! in iniquity, was I brought forth, And, in sin, did my mother conceive me.

Job 25:4-6

How then shall, a mortal, be just with GOD? Or how shall he be pure who is born of a woman?

Romans 5:12

For this cause, - just as, through one man, sin into the world entered, and through sin, death, - and, so, unto all men death passed through, for that all had sinned; -

Ephesians 2:3

Among whom also, we all, had our behaviour, at one time, in the covetings of our flesh, doing the things desired by the flesh and the mind, and were children, by nature, of anger - even as the rest, -

Genesis 5:3

And Adam lived a hundred and thirty years, and begat a son in his likeness after his image, - and called his name Seth:

Psalm 90:5

Thou hast snatched them away, A sleep, do they become, In the morning, they are like grass that shooteth up,

Luke 1:35

And answering, the messenger said unto her - The Holy Spirit, shall come upon thee, and, the power of the Most High, shall overshadow thee; wherefore, even that which is to be born, Holy, shall be called, Son of God.

Romans 8:8-9

They, moreover, who in flesh have their being, cannot please, God.

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