Parallel Verses

Amplified

Because he has stretched out his hand against God and bids defiance and behaves himself proudly against the Almighty,

New American Standard Bible

Because he has stretched out his hand against God And conducts himself arrogantly against the Almighty.

King James Version

For he stretcheth out his hand against God, and strengtheneth himself against the Almighty.

Holman Bible

For he has stretched out his hand against God
and has arrogantly opposed the Almighty.

International Standard Version

"For he has raised his fist against God, defying the Almighty.

A Conservative Version

Because he has stretched out his hand against God, and behaves himself proudly against the Almighty.

American Standard Version

Because he hath stretched out his hand against God, And behaveth himself proudly against the Almighty;

Bible in Basic English

Because his hand is stretched out against God, and his heart is lifted up against the Ruler of all,

Darby Translation

For he hath stretched out his hand against God, and strengthened himself against the Almighty:

Julia Smith Translation

For he stretched forth his hand against God, and he will strengthen himself against the Almighty.

King James 2000

For he stretches out his hand against God, and strengthens himself against the Almighty.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Because he stretched out his hand against God, and he was arrogant to Shaddai;

Modern King James verseion

because he stretches out his hand against God, and sets himself against the Almighty.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For he hath stretched out his hand against God, and armed himself against the Almighty.

NET Bible

for he stretches out his hand against God, and vaunts himself against the Almighty,

New Heart English Bible

Because he has stretched out his hand against God, and behaves himself proudly against Shaddai;

The Emphasized Bible

Because he had stretched out - against GOD - his hand, and, against the Almighty, had been wont to behave himself proudly;

Webster

For he stretcheth out his hand against God, and strengtheneth himself against the Almighty.

World English Bible

Because he has stretched out his hand against God, and behaves himself proudly against the Almighty;

Youngs Literal Translation

For he stretched out against God his hand, And against the Mighty he maketh himself mighty.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

References

American

Context Readings

Eliphaz's Second Response To Job

24 Distress and anguish terrify him; [he knows] they shall prevail against him, like a king ready for battle. 25 Because he has stretched out his hand against God and bids defiance and behaves himself proudly against the Almighty, 26 Running stubbornly against Him with a thickly ornamented shield;



Cross References

Exodus 5:2-3

But Pharaoh said, Who is the Lord, that I should obey His voice to let Israel go? I know not the Lord, neither will I let Israel go.

Exodus 9:17

Since you are still exalting yourself [in haughty defiance] against My people by not letting them go,

Leviticus 26:23

If by these means you are not turned to Me but determine to walk contrary to Me,

1 Samuel 4:7-9

The Philistines were afraid, for they said, God has come into the camp. And they said, Woe to us! For such a thing has not happened before.

1 Samuel 6:6

Why then do you harden your hearts as the Egyptians and Pharaoh hardened their hearts? When He had done wonders and made a mock of them, did they not let the people go, and they departed?

Job 9:4

[God] is wise in heart and mighty in strength; who has [ever] hardened himself against Him and prospered or even been safe?

Job 36:9

Then He shows to them [the true character of] their deeds and their transgressions, that they have acted arrogantly [with presumption and self-sufficiency].

Job 40:9-11

Have you an arm like God? Or can you thunder with a voice like His?

Psalm 52:7

See, this is the man who made not God his strength (his stronghold and high tower) but trusted in and confidently relied on the abundance of his riches, seeking refuge and security for himself through his wickedness.

Psalm 73:9

They set their mouths against and speak down from heaven, and their tongues swagger through the earth [invading even heaven with blasphemy and smearing earth with slanders].

Psalm 73:11

And they say, How does God know? Is there knowledge in the Most High?

Isaiah 8:9-10

Make an uproar and be broken in pieces, O you peoples [rage, raise the war cry, do your worst, and be utterly dismayed]! Give ear, all you [our enemies] of far countries. Gird yourselves [for war], and be thrown into consternation! Gird yourselves, and be [utterly] dismayed!

Isaiah 10:12-14

Therefore when the Lord has completed all His work [of chastisement and purification to be executed] on Mount Zion and on Jerusalem, it shall be that He will inflict punishment on the fruit [the thoughts, words, and deeds] of the stout and arrogant heart of the king of Assyria and the haughtiness of his pride.

Isaiah 27:4

Wrath is not in Me. Would that the briers and thorns [the wicked internal foe] were lined up against Me in battle! I would stride in against them; I would burn them up together.

Isaiah 41:4-7

Who has prepared and done this, calling forth and guiding the destinies of the generations [of the nations] from the beginning? I, the Lord -- "the first [existing before history began] and with the last [an ever-present, unchanging God] -- "I am He.

Daniel 5:23

And you have lifted yourself up against the Lord of heaven, and the vessels of His house have been brought before you, and you and your lords, your wives, and your concubines have drunk wine from them; and you have praised the gods of silver and gold, of bronze, iron, wood, and stone, which do not see or hear or know; but the God in Whose hand your breath is and Whose are all your ways you have not honored and glorified [but have dishonored and disgraced].

Malachi 3:13

Your words have been strong and hard against Me, says the Lord. Yet you say, What have we spoken against You?

Acts 9:5

And Saul said, Who are You, Lord? And He said, I am Jesus, Whom you are persecuting. It is dangerous and it will turn out badly for you to keep kicking against the goad [to offer vain and perilous resistance].

Acts 12:1

About that time Herod the king stretched forth his hands to afflict and oppress and torment some who belonged to the church (assembly).

Acts 12:23

And at once an angel of the Lord smote him and cut him down, because he did not give God the glory (the preeminence and kingly majesty that belong to Him as the supreme Ruler); and he was eaten by worms and died.

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