Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

“Skin for skin!” Satan answered the Lord. “A man will give up everything he owns in exchange for his life.

New American Standard Bible

Satan answered the LORD and said, "Skin for skin! Yes, all that a man has he will give for his life.

King James Version

And Satan answered the LORD, and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life.

International Standard Version

Satan answered the LORD, "Skin for skin! The man will give up everything that he owns in exchange for his health.

A Conservative Version

And Satan answered LORD, and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man has he will give for his life.

American Standard Version

And Satan answered Jehovah, and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life.

Amplified

Then Satan answered the Lord, Skin for skin! Yes, all that a man has will he give for his life.

Bible in Basic English

And the Satan said in answer to the Lord, Skin for skin, all a man has he will give for his life.

Darby Translation

And Satan answered Jehovah and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Satan answered the LORD and said, Skin for skin, all that a man has he will give for his life.

Julia Smith Translation

And the adversary will answer Jehovah and say, Skin for skin, and all which is to a man he will give for his soul.

King James 2000

And Satan answered the LORD, and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man has will he give for his life.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Satan answered him and said, "Skin for skin! All that {that} man has he will give for his life.

Modern King James verseion

And Satan answered Jehovah and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man has he will give for his life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Satan answered the LORD, and said, "Skin for skin? Yea, a man will give all that ever he hath, for his life.

NET Bible

But Satan answered the Lord, "Skin for skin! Indeed, a man will give up all that he has to save his life!

New Heart English Bible

Satan answered the LORD, and said, "Skin for skin. Yes, all that a man has he will give for his life.

The Emphasized Bible

Then the accuser answered Yahweh, and said, Skin for skin, and so, all that a man hath, will he give for his life.

Webster

And Satan answered the LORD, and said, Skin for skin, even, all that a man hath will he give for his life.

World English Bible

Satan answered Yahweh, and said, "Skin for skin. Yes, all that a man has he will give for his life.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the Adversary answereth Jehovah and saith, 'A skin for a skin, and all that a man hath he doth give for his life.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׂטן 
Satan 
Usage: 27

ענה 
`anah 
Usage: 329

the Lord

Usage: 0

and said

Usage: 0

עור 
`owr 
Usage: 99

עור 
`owr 
Usage: 99

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

hath will he give
נתן 
Nathan 
Usage: 2011

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Sin

Smith

Images Job 2:4

Prayers for Job 2:4

Context Readings

The Adversary's Attack On Job's Person

3 Then the Lord said to Satan, “Have you considered My servant Job? No one else on earth is like him, a man of perfect integrity, who fears God and turns away from evil. He still retains his integrity, even though you incited Me against him, to destroy him without just cause.” 4 “Skin for skin!” Satan answered the Lord. “A man will give up everything he owns in exchange for his life. 5 But stretch out Your hand and strike his flesh and bones, and he will surely curse You to Your face.”


Cross References

Esther 7:3-4

Queen Esther answered, “If I have obtained your approval, my king, and if the king is pleased, spare my life—this is my request; and spare my people—this is my desire.

Isaiah 2:20-21

On that day people will throw
their silver and gold idols,
which they made to worship,
to the moles and the bats.

Jeremiah 41:8

However, there were 10 men among them who said to Ishmael, “Don’t kill us, for we have hidden treasure in the field—wheat, barley, oil, and honey!” So he stopped and did not kill them along with their companions.

Matthew 6:25

“This is why I tell you: Don’t worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Isn’t life more than food and the body more than clothing?

Matthew 16:26

What will it benefit a man if he gains the whole world yet loses his life? Or what will a man give in exchange for his life?

Acts 27:18-19

Because we were being severely battered by the storm, they began to jettison the cargo the next day.

Philippians 3:8-10

More than that, I also consider everything to be a loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. Because of Him I have suffered the loss of all things and consider them filth, so that I may gain Christ

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