Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

I would declare unto him the number of my steps; as a prince would I come near to him.

New American Standard Bible

"I would declare to Him the number of my steps; Like a prince I would approach Him.

King James Version

I would declare unto him the number of my steps; as a prince would I go near unto him.

Holman Bible

I would give Him an account of all my steps;
I would approach Him like a prince.

International Standard Version

I'll give an account for every step I've taken; I'll approach him confidently like a Commander-in-Chief."

A Conservative Version

I would declare to him the number of my steps. I would go near to him as a prince.

American Standard Version

I would declare unto him the number of my steps; As a prince would I go near unto him.

Amplified

I would count out to Him the number of my steps [with every detail of my life], approaching His presence as a prince -- "

Bible in Basic English

I would make clear the number of my steps, I would put it before him like a prince! The words of Job are ended.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

I would declare unto him the number of my steps; as a prince I would go near unto him.

Julia Smith Translation

The number of my steps I shall announce to him: as a leader I shall draw near to him.

King James 2000

I would declare unto him the number of my steps; as a prince would I go near unto him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

I would give him an account of my steps; I would approach him like a noble.

Modern King James verseion

I would declare to Him the number of my steps; like a prince I would go near Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

I have told the number of my goings, and delivered them unto him as to a prince.

NET Bible

I would give him an accounting of my steps; like a prince I would approach him.

New Heart English Bible

I would declare to him the number of my steps; as a prince would I go near to him.

The Emphasized Bible

The number of my footsteps, I would declare to him, Like a noble, would I draw near to him.

Webster

I would declare to him the number of my steps; as a prince would I go near to him.

World English Bible

I would declare to him the number of my steps. as a prince would I go near to him.

Youngs Literal Translation

The number of my steps I tell Him, As a leader I approach Him.

Topics

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נגד 
Nagad 
Usage: 370

מספּר 
Micpar 
Usage: 132

of my steps
צעד 
Tsa`ad 
step, pace, goings, go
Usage: 14

as a prince
נגד נגיד 
Nagiyd 
Usage: 44

would I go near
קרב 
Qarab 
Usage: 280

Verse Info

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense Continued

36 Would I not take it upon my shoulder? I would bind it on to me as a crown; 37 I would declare unto him the number of my steps; as a prince would I come near to him. 38 If my land cry out against me, and its furrows weep together;


Cross References

Genesis 32:28

And he said, Thy name shall not henceforth be called Jacob, but Israel; for thou hast wrestled with God, and with men, and hast prevailed.

Job 1:3

And his substance was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she-asses, and very many servants; and this man was greater than all the children of the east.

Job 9:3

If he shall choose to strive with him, he cannot answer him one thing of a thousand.

Job 13:15

Behold, if he slay me, yet would I trust in him; but I will defend mine own ways before him.

Job 14:16

For now thou numberest my steps: dost thou not watch over my sin?

Job 29:25

I chose their way, and sat as chief, and dwelt as a king in the army, as one that comforteth mourners.

Job 42:3-6

Who is he that obscureth counsel without knowledge? therefore have I uttered what I did not understand; things too wonderful for me, which I knew not.

Psalm 19:12

Who understandeth his errors? Purify me from secret faults.

Ephesians 3:12

in whom we have boldness and access in confidence by the faith of him.

Hebrews 4:15-16

For we have not a high priest not able to sympathise with our infirmities, but tempted in all things in like manner, sin apart.

1 John 3:19-21

And hereby we shall know that we are of the truth, and shall persuade our hearts before him --

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