Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

Yea he draggeth along the mighty by his strength, He riseth up, and none hath assurance of life;

New American Standard Bible

"But He drags off the valiant by His power; He rises, but no one has assurance of life.

King James Version

He draweth also the mighty with his power: he riseth up, and no man is sure of life.

Holman Bible

Yet God drags away the mighty by His power;
when He rises up, they have no assurance of life.

International Standard Version

God prolongs the life of the strong by his power, but they get up in the morning without purpose in life.

A Conservative Version

Yet [God] preserves the mighty by his power. He rises up who has no assurance of life.

American Standard Version

Yet God preserveth the mighty by his power: He riseth up that hath no assurance of life.

Amplified

Yet [God] prolongs the life of the [wicked] mighty by His power; they rise up when they had despaired of life.

Bible in Basic English

But God by his power gives long life to the strong; he gets up again, though he has no hope of life.

Darby Translation

He draweth also the mighty with his power; he riseth up, and no man is sure of life.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

He furthered the violent with his power; he did not lend to anyone in his life.

Julia Smith Translation

And he drew the mighty in his power: he will rise up and none shall be sure in living.

King James 2000

He draws also the mighty with his power: he rises up, but no man is sure of life.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yet he carries off [the] tyrants by his strength; [if] he rises up, then he cannot be certain of life.

Modern King James verseion

He also draws the mighty with his power; he rises up, and no one is sure of life.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They pluck down the mighty with their power, and when they themselves are gotten up, they are never without fear, as long as they live.

NET Bible

But God drags off the mighty by his power; when God rises up against him, he has no faith in his life.

New Heart English Bible

Yet God preserves the mighty by his power. He rises up who has no assurance of life.

Webster

He draweth also the mighty with his power: he riseth up, and no man is sure of life.

World English Bible

Yet God preserves the mighty by his power. He rises up who has no assurance of life.

Youngs Literal Translation

And hath drawn the mighty by his power, He riseth, and none believeth in life.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
He draweth
משׁך 
Mashak 
Usage: 36

also the mighty
H47
אבּיר 
'abbiyr 
Usage: 17

with his power
כּוח כּח 
Koach 
Usage: 126

he riseth up
קוּם 
Quwm 
Usage: 629

and no man is sure
אמן 
'aman 
Usage: 108

Verse Info

Context Readings

Job's Eighth Speech, Continued

21 He oppresseth the barren who beareth not, and, to the widow, he doeth not good; 22 Yea he draggeth along the mighty by his strength, He riseth up, and none hath assurance of life; 23 It is given him to be secure, and confident, yet, his eyes, are upon their ways.


Cross References

Esther 3:8-10

Then said Haman unto King Ahasuerus, There is a certain people, scattered abroad and dispersed among the peoples, throughout all the provinces of thy kingdom, - whose laws, are diverse from every people, and, the laws of the king, they observe not, for the king, therefore, it is not fit, to suffer them.

Daniel 6:4-9

Then, the ministers and the satraps, began seeking to find, occasion, against Daniel, in respect of the kingdom, - but, no occasion nor wickedness, could they find, inasmuch as, faithful, was he, and, neither error nor wickedness, could be found against him.

John 19:12-16

For this cause, Pilate, began seeking to release him; but, the Jews, cried aloud saying - If this man thou release, thou art not a friend of Caesar, for, every one who maketh himself king, speaketh against Caesar.

Revelation 16:13-14

And I saw, out of the mouth of the dragon, and out of the mouth of the beast, and out of the mouth of the false-prophet, three impure spirits, as frogs;

Revelation 17:2

with whom the kings of the earth committed lewdness, - and they who were dwelling upon the earth were made drunk with the wine of her lewdness.

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