Parallel Verses

King James 2000

I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.

New American Standard Bible

"I was eyes to the blind And feet to the lame.

King James Version

I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.

Holman Bible

I was eyes to the blind
and feet to the lame.

International Standard Version

I served as eyes for the blind and feet for the lame.

A Conservative Version

I was eyes to the blind, and I was feet to the lame.

American Standard Version

I was eyes to the blind, And feet was I to the lame.

Amplified

I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.

Bible in Basic English

I was eyes to the blind, and feet to him who had no power of walking.

Darby Translation

I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame;

Julia Smith Translation

Eyes was I to the blind one, and feet to the lame was I.

Lexham Expanded Bible

"I was eyes to the blind, and I [was] feet to the lame.

Modern King James verseion

I was eyes to the blind and feet to the lame.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I was an eye unto the blind, and a foot to the lame;

NET Bible

I was eyes for the blind and feet for the lame;

New Heart English Bible

I was eyes to the blind, and feet to the lame.

The Emphasized Bible

Eyes, became I to the, blind, and, feet to the lame, was, I!

Webster

I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame.

World English Bible

I was eyes to the blind, and feet to the lame.

Youngs Literal Translation

Eyes I have been to the blind, And feet to the lame am I.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
I was eyes
עין 
`ayin 
Usage: 372

to the blind
עוּר 
`ivver 
Usage: 26

and feet
רגל 
Regel 
Usage: 247

References

Fausets

Watsons

Eye

Word Count of 20 Translations in Job 29:15

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense

14 I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban. 15 I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame. 16 I was a father to the poor: and the cause which I knew not I searched out.


Cross References

Numbers 10:31

And he said, Leave us not, I pray you; forasmuch as you know how we are to encamp in the wilderness, and you can be our eyes.

Matthew 11:5

The blind receive their sight, and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.

1 Corinthians 12:12-31

For as the body is one, and has many members, and all the members of that one body, being many, are one body: so also is Christ.

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