Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

They spend their days in prosperity, and in a moment go down to Sheol.

New American Standard Bible

"They spend their days in prosperity, And suddenly they go down to Sheol.

King James Version

They spend their days in wealth, and in a moment go down to the grave.

Holman Bible

They spend their days in prosperity
and go down to Sheol in peace.

International Standard Version

They grow old in prosperity, as they descend peacefully into the afterlife.

A Conservative Version

They spend their days in prosperity, and in a moment they go down to Sheol.

American Standard Version

They spend their days in prosperity, And in a moment they go down to Sheol.

Amplified

They spend their days in prosperity and go down to Sheol (the unseen state) in a moment and peacefully.

Bible in Basic English

Their days come to an end without trouble, and suddenly they go down to the underworld.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

They spend their days in pleasure and in a moment go down to Sheol.

Julia Smith Translation

Their days glided on in good, and in a moment they will lay hold of hades.

King James 2000

They spend their days in wealth, and in a moment go down to the grave.

Lexham Expanded Bible

They spend their days in prosperity, and in peace they go down to Sheol.

Modern King James verseion

They spend their days in good, and in a moment go down to the grave.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They spend their days in wealthiness: but suddenly, they go down to hell.

NET Bible

They live out their years in prosperity and go down to the grave in peace.

New Heart English Bible

They spend their days in prosperity. In an instant they go down to Sheol.

The Emphasized Bible

They complete, in prosperity, their days, and, in a moment to hades, they sink down.

Webster

They spend their days in wealth, and in a moment go down to the grave.

World English Bible

They spend their days in prosperity. In an instant they go down to Sheol.

Youngs Literal Translation

They wear out in good their days, And in a moment to Sheol go down.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יום 
Yowm 
Usage: 2293

and in a moment
רגע 
Rega` 
Usage: 22

References

Hastings

Watsons

Context Readings

Job's Seventh Speech: A Response To Zophar

12 They shout to the tambour and harp, and rejoice at the sound of the pipe. 13 They spend their days in prosperity, and in a moment go down to Sheol. 14 And they say unto God, Depart from us, for we desire not the knowledge of thy ways!



Cross References

Job 36:11

If they hearken and serve him, they shall accomplish their days in prosperity, and their years in pleasures.

Psalm 73:4

For they have no pangs in their death, and their body is well nourished;

Matthew 24:38-39

For as they were in the days which were before the flood, eating and drinking, marrying and giving in marriage, until the day on which Noe entered into the ark,

Luke 12:19-20

and I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast much good things laid by for many years; repose thyself, eat, drink, be merry.

Luke 17:28-29

and in like manner as took place in the days of Lot: they ate, they drank, they bought, they sold, they planted, they builded;

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