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Oh that one would hear me! behold, my desire is, that the Almighty would answer me, and that mine adversary had written a book.

My desire is, that the almighty would answer me

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Bible References


Job 13:3
“But I would speak to the Almighty,
And I desire to argue with God.
Job 17:3
“Lay down, now, a pledge for me with Yourself;
Who is there that will be my guarantor?
Job 23:3
“Oh that I knew where I might find Him,
That I might come to His seat!
Job 33:6
“Behold, I belong to God like you;
I too have been formed out of the clay.
Job 38:1
Then the Lord answered Job out of the whirlwind and said,
Job 40:4
“Behold, I am insignificant; what can I reply to You?
I lay my hand on my mouth.

My desire is, that the almighty would answer me

Job 13:21
Remove Your hand from me,
And let not the dread of You terrify me.
Psalm 26:1
A Psalm of David.
Vindicate me, O Lord, for I have walked in my integrity,
And I have trusted in the Lord without wavering.


Job 13:24
“Why do You hide Your face
And consider me Your enemy?
Job 19:11
“He has also kindled His anger against me
And considered me as His enemy.
Job 33:10
‘Behold, He invents pretexts against me;
He counts me as His enemy.
Matthew 5:25
Make friends quickly with your opponent at law while you are with him on the way, so that your opponent may not hand you over to the judge, and the judge to the officer, and you be thrown into prison.

General references

Job 11:5
“But would that God might speak,
And open His lips against you,