Parallel Verses

Amplified

Would He plead against me with His great power? No, He would give heed to me.

New American Standard Bible

"Would He contend with me by the greatness of His power? No, surely He would pay attention to me.

King James Version

Will he plead against me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.

Holman Bible

Would He prosecute me forcefully?
No, He will certainly pay attention to me.

International Standard Version

"Would he use his great power to fight me? No, he'll pay attention to me.

A Conservative Version

Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? No, but he would give heed to me.

American Standard Version

Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? Nay; but he would give heed unto me.

Bible in Basic English

Would he make use of his great power to overcome me? No, but he would give attention to me.

Darby Translation

Would he plead against me with his great power? Nay; but he would give heed unto me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Will he plead against me with his great power? No, but rather he would put it in me.

Julia Smith Translation

Will he contend with me in great power? No; but he will put in me.

King James 2000

Will he plead against me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Would he contend with me in [the] greatness of [his] strength? No, but he himself would give heed to me.

Modern King James verseion

Will He plead against me with His great power? No, surely He would give heed to me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Will he plead against me with his great power and strength? No, but he will make me the stronger.

NET Bible

Would he contend with me with great power? No, he would only pay attention to me.

New Heart English Bible

Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? No, but he would listen to me.

The Emphasized Bible

Would he, with fulness of might, contend with me? Nay, surely, he, would give heed to me!

Webster

Would he plead against me with his great power? No; but he would put strength in me.

World English Bible

Would he contend with me in the greatness of his power? No, but he would listen to me.

Youngs Literal Translation

In the abundance of power doth He strive with me? No! surely He putteth it in me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Will he plead
רוּב ריבo 
Riyb 
Usage: 66

עמּד 
`immad 
with me, by me, upon me, mine, against me
Usage: 24

me with his great
רב 
Rob 
Usage: 153

כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

No but he would put
שׂים שׂוּם 
Suwm 
Usage: 580

References

Fausets

Context Readings

Job's Eighth Speech: A Response To Eliphaz

5 I would learn what He would answer me, and understand what He would say to me. 6 Would He plead against me with His great power? No, He would give heed to me. 7 There the righteous [one who is upright and in right standing with God] could reason with Him; so I should be acquitted by my Judge forever.


Cross References

Job 13:21

Withdraw Your hand and take this bodily suffering far from me; and let not my [reverent] dread of You terrify me.

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 9:19

If I speak of strength, behold, He is mighty! And if of justice, Who, says He, will summon Me?

Job 9:33-34

There is no umpire between us, who might lay his hand upon us both, [would that there were!]

Psalm 138:3

In the day when I called, You answered me; and You strengthened me with strength (might and inflexibility to temptation) in my inner self.

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 27:8

By driving them out of Canaan, by exile, You contended with them in a measure [O Lord] -- "He removed them with His rough blast as in the day of the east wind.

Ezekiel 20:33

As I live, says the Lord God, surely with a mighty hand and an outstretched arm and with wrath poured out will I be King over you.

Ezekiel 20:35

And I will bring you into the wilderness of the peoples, and there will I enter into judgment with you and contend with you face to face.

2 Corinthians 12:9-10

But He said to me, My grace (My favor and loving-kindness and mercy) is enough for you [sufficient against any danger and enables you to bear the trouble manfully]; for My strength and power are made perfect (fulfilled and completed) and show themselves most effective in [your] weakness. Therefore, I will all the more gladly glory in my weaknesses and infirmities, that the strength and power of Christ (the Messiah) may rest (yes, may pitch a tent over and dwell) upon me!

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