Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

God understands the way of it, and he knows the place of it.

New American Standard Bible

God understands its way,
And He knows its place.

King James Version

God understandeth the way thereof, and he knoweth the place thereof.

Holman Bible

But God understands the way to wisdom,
and He knows its location.

International Standard Version

God understands how to get there; he knows where they live.

American Standard Version

God understandeth the way thereof, And he knoweth the place thereof.

Amplified


“God understands the way [to wisdom]
And He knows its place [for wisdom is with God alone].

Bible in Basic English

God has knowledge of the way to it, and of its resting-place;

Darby Translation

God understandeth the way thereof, and he knoweth its place:

Julia Smith Translation

God understood its way, and he knew its place.

King James 2000

God understands its way, and he knows its place.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"God understands its way, and he knows its place,

Modern King James verseion

God understands the way of it, and He knows its place.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But God seeth her way, and knoweth her place.

NET Bible

God understands the way to it, and he alone knows its place.

New Heart English Bible

"God understands its way, and he knows its place.

The Emphasized Bible

GOD, understandeth the way thereof, and, he, discerneth the place thereof;

Webster

God understandeth the way of it, and he knoweth its place.

World English Bible

"God understands its way, and he knows its place.

Youngs Literal Translation

God hath understood its way, And He hath known its place.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

the place
מקמה מקומה מקם מקום 
Maqowm 
Usage: 401

References

Easton

Images Job 28:23

Context Readings

Job's Discourse On Wisdom

22 Destruction and Death say, We have heard a rumor of it with our ears. 23 God understands the way of it, and he knows the place of it. 24 For he looks to the ends of the earth, and sees under the whole heaven,



Cross References

Proverbs 8:22-31

LORD possessed me in the beginning of his way, before his works of old.

Psalm 19:7

The law of LORD is perfect, restoring the soul. The testimony of LORD is sure, making a simple man wise.

Psalm 147:5

Great is our LORD, and mighty in power. His understanding is infinite.

Proverbs 2:6

For LORD gives wisdom. Out of his mouth [is] knowledge and understanding.

Proverbs 8:14

Counsel is mine, and sound knowledge. I am understanding, I have might.

Matthew 11:27

All things were delivered to me by my Father. And no man knows the Son, except the Father, nor does any man know the Father, except the Son, and he to whomever the Son wants to reveal him.

Luke 10:21-22

In the same hour Jesus rejoiced in the Spirit, and said, I thank thee, Father, Lord of the heaven and the earth, that thou hid these things from the wise and astute, and revealed them to the childlike. Yea, Father, because it becam

Acts 15:18

Known to God from the age are all his works.

Romans 11:33

O the depth of wealth, both of the wisdom and the knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways beyond finding out!

1 Corinthians 1:30

But ye are his, in Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God, and righteousness and sanctification and redemption,

Jude 1:25

to the only wise God our Savior, is glory, majesty, dominion and power, both now and into all the ages. Truly.

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