Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"You lift me up to the wind and cause me to ride; And You dissolve me in a storm.

King James Version

Thou liftest me up to the wind; thou causest me to ride upon it, and dissolvest my substance.

Holman Bible

You lift me up on the wind and make me ride [it]; You scatter me in the storm.

International Standard Version

you carried me off in a wind storm, making me ride on it while you toss me about as the storm roars around me.

A Conservative Version

Thou lift me up to the wind. Thou cause me to ride [upon it], and thou disintegrate me in the storm.

American Standard Version

Thou liftest me up to the wind, thou causest me to ride upon it ; And thou dissolvest me in the storm.

Amplified

You lift me up on the wind; You cause me to ride upon it, and You toss me about in the tempest.

Bible in Basic English

Lifting me up, you make me go on the wings of the wind; I am broken up by the storm.

Darby Translation

Thou liftest me up to the wind; thou causest me to be borne away, and dissolvest my substance.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thou didst lift me up and cause me to ride upon the wind, and didst dissolve my being.

Julia Smith Translation

Thou wilt lift me up to the wind; thou wilt cause me to ride, and thou wilt melt to me counsel.

King James 2000

You lift me up to the wind; you cause me to ride upon it, and spoil my substance.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You lift me up to [the] wind--you make me ride [it], and you toss me about [in] the storm.

Modern King James verseion

You lift me up to the wind; You cause me to ride on it; and You melt me in a storm.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

In times past thou didst set me up on high, as it were above the wind, but now hast thou given me a very sore fall.

NET Bible

You pick me up on the wind and make me ride on it; you toss me about in the storm.

New Heart English Bible

You lift me up to the wind, and drive me with it. You dissolve me in the storm.

New simplified Bible

You lift me up on the wind, you make me ride on it, and you toss me about in the roar of the storm.

The Emphasized Bible

Thou liftest up me to the wind, thou carriest me away, and the storm maketh me faint;

Webster

Thou liftest me up to the wind; thou causest me to ride upon it, and dissolvest my substance.

World English Bible

You lift me up to the wind, and drive me with it. You dissolve me in the storm.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thou dost lift me up, On the wind Thou dost cause me to ride, And Thou meltest -- Thou levellest me.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Thou liftest me up
נסה נשׂא 
Nasa' 
Usage: 653

to the wind
רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

thou causest me to ride
רכב 
Rakab 
Usage: 78

upon it, and dissolvest
מוּג 
Muwg 
Usage: 17

Context Readings

Job Calls On God For Help

21 "You have become cruel to me; With the might of Your hand You persecute me. 22 "You lift me up to the wind and cause me to ride; And You dissolve me in a storm. 23 "For I know that You will bring me to death And to the house of meeting for all living.



Cross References

Job 27:21

"The east wind carries him away, and he is gone, For it whirls him away from his place.

Job 9:17

"For He bruises me with a tempest And multiplies my wounds without cause.

Job 21:18

"Are they as straw before the wind, And like chaff which the storm carries away?

Psalm 1:4

The wicked are not so, But they are like chaff which the wind drives away.

Psalm 18:10

He rode upon a cherub and flew; And He sped upon the wings of the wind.

Psalm 104:3

He lays the beams of His upper chambers in the waters; He makes the clouds His chariot; He walks upon the wings of the wind;

Isaiah 17:13

The nations rumble on like the rumbling of many waters, But He will rebuke them and they will flee far away, And be chased like chaff in the mountains before the wind, Or like whirling dust before a gale.

Jeremiah 4:11-12

In that time it will be said to this people and to Jerusalem, "A scorching wind from the bare heights in the wilderness in the direction of the daughter of My people--not to winnow and not to cleanse,

Ezekiel 5:2

"One third you shall burn in the fire at the center of the city, when the days of the siege are completed Then you shall take one third and strike it with the sword all around the city, and one third you shall scatter to the wind; and I will unsheathe a sword behind them.

Hosea 4:19

The wind wraps them in its wings, And they will be ashamed because of their sacrifices.

Hosea 13:3

Therefore they will be like the morning cloud And like dew which soon disappears, Like chaff which is blown away from the threshing floor And like smoke from a chimney.

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