Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Too few for thee are the comforts of God? And a gentle word is with thee,

New American Standard Bible

“Are the consolations of God too small for you,
Even the word spoken gently with you?

King James Version

Are the consolations of God small with thee? is there any secret thing with thee?

Holman Bible

Are God’s consolations not enough for you,
even the words that deal gently with you?

International Standard Version

Are God's encouragements inconsequential to you, even a word that has been spoken gently to you?

A Conservative Version

Are the consolations of God too small for thee, even the word that is gentle toward thee?

American Standard Version

Are the consolations of God too small for thee, Even the word that is gentle toward thee?

Amplified


“Are the consolations of God [as we have interpreted them to you] too trivial for you,
[Or] were we too gentle toward you [in our first speech] to be effective?

Bible in Basic English

Are the comforts of God not enough for you, and the gentle word which was said to you?

Darby Translation

Are the consolations of God too small for thee? and the word gently spoken to thee?

Julia Smith Translation

Is it small with thee the consolations of God? and a word covered with thee?

King James 2000

Are the consolations of God too small for you? on the word that deals gently with you?

Lexham Expanded Bible

"Are the consolations of God too small for you, a word [spoken] gently with you?

Modern King James verseion

Are the comforts of God small with you, and a word dealing gently with you?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thinkest thou it a small thing of the consolations of God? With thee is a lying word.

NET Bible

Are God's consolations too trivial for you; or a word spoken in gentleness to you?

New Heart English Bible

Are the consolations of God too small for you, even the word that is gentle toward you?

The Emphasized Bible

Too small for thee, are the consolations of GOD? or a word spoken gently with thee?

Webster

Are the consolations of God small with thee? is there any secret thing with thee?

World English Bible

Are the consolations of God too small for you, even the word that is gentle toward you?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
תּנחוּמה תּנחם תּנחוּם 
Tanchuwm 
Usage: 5

of God
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

מעט מעט 
M@`at 
Usage: 101

with thee is there any secret
אט 
'at 
Usage: 6

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

Verse Info

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Second Response To Job

10 Both the gray-headed And the very aged are among us -- Greater than thy father in days. 11 Too few for thee are the comforts of God? And a gentle word is with thee, 12 What -- doth thine heart take thee away? And what -- are thine eyes high?



Cross References

1 Kings 22:24

And Zedekiah son of Chenaanah draweth nigh, and smiteth Micaiah on the cheek, and saith, 'Where is this -- he hath passed over -- the Spirit of Jehovah -- from me to speak with thee?'

Job 5:8-26

Yet I -- I inquire for God, And for God I give my word,

Job 11:13-19

If thou -- thou hast prepared thy heart, And hast spread out unto Him thy hands,

Job 13:2

According to your knowledge I have known -- also I. I am not fallen more than you.

Job 15:8

Of the secret counsel of God dost thou hear? And withdrawest thou unto thee wisdom?

Job 36:16

And also He moved thee from a strait place, To a broad place -- no straitness under it, And the sitting beyond of thy table Hath been full of fatness.

2 Corinthians 1:3-5

Blessed is God, even the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of the mercies, and God of all comfort,

2 Corinthians 7:6

but He who is comforting the cast-down -- God -- He did comfort us in the presence of Titus;

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