Parallel Verses

Modern King James verseion

For it will hurl at him, and will not spare; he will surely flee out of its hand.

New American Standard Bible

“For it will hurl at him without sparing;
He will surely try to flee from its power.

King James Version

For God shall cast upon him, and not spare: he would fain flee out of his hand.

Holman Bible

It blasts at him without mercy,
while he flees desperately from its grasp.

International Standard Version

It will toss him around without pity. He'll try to break free from its grip,

A Conservative Version

For [God] shall hurl at him, and not spare. He would gladly flee out of his hand.

American Standard Version

For God'shall hurl at him, and not spare: He would fain flee out of his hand.


“For it will hurl [thunderbolts of God’s wrath] at him unsparingly and without compassion;
He flees in haste from its power.

Bible in Basic English

God sends his arrows against him without mercy; he goes in flight before his hand.

Darby Translation

And God shall cast upon him and not spare: he would fain flee out of his hand.

Julia Smith Translation

For he shall cast upon him and not spare: fleeing, he will flee from his hand.

King James 2000

For God shall cast upon him, and not spare: he would scarcely flee out of his hand.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it hurls at him, and it has no compassion; he will quickly flee from its power.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

It rusheth in upon him, and spareth him not, he may not escape from the power thereof.

NET Bible

It hurls itself against him without pity as he flees headlong from its power.

New Heart English Bible

For it hurls at him, and does not spare, as he flees away from his hand.

The Emphasized Bible

And He will cast upon him and not spare, Out of his hand, shall he, swiftly flee;


For God shall cast upon him, and not spare: he would fain flee out of his hand.

World English Bible

For it hurls at him, and does not spare, as he flees away from his hand.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it casteth at him, and doth not spare, From its hand he diligently fleeth.


Root Form
Usage: 125

upon him, and not spare
Usage: 41

he would fain
Usage: 64

Usage: 64




Context Readings

Job Continues His Final Speech

21 The east wind lifts him up, and he is gone; for it whirls him out of his place. 22 For it will hurl at him, and will not spare; he will surely flee out of its hand. 23 He shall clap His hands at him, and shall hiss him out of his place.

Cross References

Exodus 9:14

For I am going to send at this time all My plagues upon your heart, and upon your servants, and upon your people, so that you may know that there is none like Me in all the earth.

Exodus 14:25-28

And He took off their chariot wheels, and made them go heavily, so that the Egyptians said, Let us flee from the face of Israel, for Jehovah fights for them against the Egyptians.

Deuteronomy 29:20

Jehovah will not be willing to forgive him, but then the anger of Jehovah and His jealousy shall smoke against that man, and all the curses that are written in this book shall lie on him, and Jehovah shall blot out his name from under heavens.

Deuteronomy 32:23

I will heap evils on them. I will spend My arrows on them.

Joshua 10:11

And it happened, as they fled from before Israel, and were in the descent of Bethhoron, Jehovah cast down great stones from the heavens on them to Azekah, and they died. The many who died from hailstones were more than the sons of Israel killed with the sword.

Judges 4:17-21

And Sisera fled on his feet to the tent of Jael, the wife of Heber the Kenite. For there was peace between Jabin the king of Hazor and the house of Heber the Kenite.

Job 11:20

But the eyes of the wicked shall fail, and they shall have no escape, and their hope shall be like the giving up of the spirit.

Job 20:24

He shall flee from the iron weapon, a bow of bronze shall pierce him.

Isaiah 10:3

And what will you do in the day of judgment and in destruction, of ruin when it comes from afar? To whom will you flee for help? And where will you leave your glory?

Jeremiah 13:14

And I will smash them one against another, even the fathers and the sons together, says Jehovah. I will not pity, nor spare, nor have mercy, to keep them from their destruction.

Ezekiel 5:11

Therefore, as I live, says the Lord Jehovah, surely, because you have defiled My sanctuary with all your detestable things, and with all your abominations, therefore I will also withdraw; nor shall My eye spare you, nor will I have any pity.

Ezekiel 9:5-6

And He said to those in my hearing, Go over in the city after him, and strike. Let not your eye spare, nor have pity.

Ezekiel 24:14

I Jehovah have spoken. It shall come, and I will do it. I will not let go, nor will I spare, nor will I repent. According to your ways, and according to your doings, they shall judge you, says the Lord Jehovah.

Amos 2:14

And refuge shall perish from the swift, and the strong shall not strengthen his power, nor shall the mighty deliver his life;

Amos 9:1-3

I saw the Lord standing by the altar. And He said, Strike the capital of the door, so that the thresholds shall shake; and break them on the head of all of them. And I will kill the last of them with the sword. Not one of them fleeing will flee, and not a fugitive of them will escape.

Romans 8:32

Truly He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him also freely give us all things?

2 Peter 2:4-5

For if God did not spare sinning angels, but thrust them down into Tartarus, and delivered them into chains of darkness, being reserved to judgment.

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