Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

God understood its way, and he knew its place.

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.

A Conservative Version

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

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:

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 said, We heard its report with our ears: 23 God understood its way, and he knew its place. 24 For he will look to the ends of the earth, he will see under all the heavens;



Cross References

Proverbs 8:22-31

Jehovah set me up the beginning of his way, before his works from ancient time.

Psalm 19:7

The law of Jehovah is blameless, turning back the soul; the testimonies of Jehovah being faithful, making wise the simple.

Psalm 147:5

Great our Lord, and great of power: to his understanding no number.

Proverbs 2:6

For Jehovah will give wisdom: from his mouth knowledge and understanding.

Proverbs 8:14

To me counsel and wisdom: I am understanding; to me is strength.

Matthew 11:27

All things were delivered to me by my Father; and none knows the Son, except the Father; nor knows any one the Father, except the Son, and to whom the Son will reveal

Luke 10:21-22

In that hour Jesus rejoiced in spirit, and said, I will acknowledge to thee, O Father, Lord of heaven and earth, that thou hast hid these things from the wise and intelligent, and hast revealed them to babes: yes Father, for so was it benevolence before thee.

Acts 15:18

Known to God are all his works from eternity.

Romans 11:33

O the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! his judgments how unsearchable, and his ways not traced out!

1 Corinthians 1:30

And ye are of him in Christ Jesus, who became to us wisdom from God, and also justice, and consecration, and holiness:

Jude 1:25

To the only wise God our Saviour, glory and majesty, and strength and power, also for now and for all times. Amen.

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