Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

I hold fast to my righteousness, and I will not let it go; my heart will not blame [any] of my days.

New American Standard Bible

“I hold fast my righteousness and will not let it go.
My heart does not reproach any of my days.

King James Version

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

Holman Bible

I will cling to my righteousness and never let it go.
My conscience will not accuse me as long as I live!

International Standard Version

I'll retain my righteousness and not compromise it; my conscience won't rebuke me at any time.

A Conservative Version

I hold fast my righteousness, and will not let it go. My heart shall not reproach [me] so long as I live.

American Standard Version

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: My heart shall not reproach me'so long as I live.

Amplified


“I hold fast my uprightness and my right standing with God and I will not let them go;
My heart does not reproach me for any of my days.

Bible in Basic English

I will keep it safe, and will not let it go: my heart has nothing to say against any part of my life.

Darby Translation

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart reproacheth me not one of my days.

Julia Smith Translation

My justice I held fast, and I will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach from my days.

King James 2000

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

Modern King James verseion

I hold fast by my righteousness, and I will not let it go; my heart shall not shame me any of my days.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My righteous dealing will I keep fast, and not forsake it; for my conscience reproveth me not in all my conversation.

NET Bible

I will maintain my righteousness and never let it go; my conscience will not reproach me for as long as I live.

New Heart English Bible

I hold fast to my righteousness, and will not let it go. My heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

The Emphasized Bible

On my righteousness, have I taken fast hold, and will not give it up, My heart shall not reproach any of my days.

Webster

My righteousness I hold fast, and will not let it go: my heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

World English Bible

I hold fast to my righteousness, and will not let it go. My heart shall not reproach me so long as I live.

Youngs Literal Translation

On my righteousness I have laid hold, And I do not let it go, My heart doth not reproach me while I live.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
fast, and will not let it go
רפה 
Raphah 
Usage: 46

my heart
לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

חרף 
Charaph. 
Usage: 41

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Job Continues His Final Speech

5 Far be it from me that {I would say that you are right}; until I pass away, I will not put away from me my blamelessness. 6 I hold fast to my righteousness, and I will not let it go; my heart will not blame [any] of my days. 7 "Let my enemy be like [the] wicked and my opponent like [the] unrighteous,


Cross References

Job 2:3

So Yahweh {asked} Satan, "Have you {considered} my servant Job? Indeed, there is no one like him on the earth--a blameless man and upright and God-fearing and turning away from evil. And still he persists in his blamelessness {even though} you incited me against him to destroy him for nothing."

Acts 24:16

{For this reason} also myself {always} do my best to have a clear conscience toward God and people.

Psalm 18:20-23

Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness; According to the cleanness of my hands he has repaid me.

Proverbs 4:13

Seize the instruction! Do not let go! Guard her, for she is your life.

2 Corinthians 12:11

I have become a fool! You compelled me, for I ought to have been commended by you, for [I am] in no way inferior to the preeminent apostles, even if I am nothing.

1 John 3:20-21

that if our heart condemns us, that God is greater than our heart and knows all [things].

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