Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

What would I have from God above, what heritage from the Almighty on high,

New American Standard Bible

"And what is the portion of God from above Or the heritage of the Almighty from on high?

King James Version

For what portion of God is there from above? and what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?

Holman Bible

For what portion would I have from God above,
or what inheritance from the Almighty on high?

A Conservative Version

For what is the portion from God above, and the heritage from the Almighty on high?

American Standard Version

For what is the portion from God above, And the heritage from the Almighty on high?

Amplified

For what portion should I have from God above [if I were lewd], and what heritage from the Almighty on high?

Bible in Basic English

For what is God's reward from on high, or the heritage given by the Ruler of all from heaven?

Darby Translation

For what would have been my portion of +God from above, and what the heritage of the Almighty from on high?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For what reward would God give me from above and what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?

Julia Smith Translation

And what the portion of God from above? and the inheritance of the Almighty from the heights?

King James 2000

For what portion of God is there from above? and what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?

Lexham Expanded Bible

And what [is] the portion of God from above or the heritage of Shaddai from on high?

Modern King James verseion

For what is the portion from God above? And what is the inheritance from the Almighty on high?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For how great a portion shall I have of God from above? And what inheritance from the Almighty on high?

NET Bible

What then would be one's lot from God above, one's heritage from the Almighty on high?

New Heart English Bible

For what is the portion from God above, and the heritage from Shaddai on high?

The Emphasized Bible

Or what would have been my portion of GOD from above? Or what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?

Webster

For what portion of God is there from above? and what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?

World English Bible

For what is the portion from God above, and the heritage from the Almighty on high?

Youngs Literal Translation

And what is the portion of God from above? And the inheritance of the Mighty from the heights?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of God
אלהּ אלוהּ 
'elowahh 
God, god
Usage: 57

נחלה 
Nachalah 
Usage: 222

of the Almighty
שׁדּי 
Shadday 
Usage: 48

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense Continued

1 "I made a covenant with my eyes; how, then, can I focus my attention on a virgin? 2 What would I have from God above, what heritage from the Almighty on high, 3 if not calamity that is due the unjust, and misfortune that is due those who practice iniquity?


Cross References

Job 20:29

This is what the wicked person inherits from God; it is the inheritance that God appoints for him."

Job 27:13

"This is what a wicked person inherits from God, and what the ruthless will receive from the Almighty:

Hebrews 13:4

Let marriage be kept honorable in every way, and the marriage bed undefiled. For God will judge those who commit sexual sins, especially those who commit adultery.

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