Job 31:6



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Let Him weigh me with accurate scales, And let God know my integrity.

King James Version

Let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know mine integrity.

International Standard Version

let my righteousness be weighed in honest scales, and God will make known my integrity.

A Conservative Version

(let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know my integrity);

American Standard Version

(Let me be weighed in an even balance, That God may know mine integrity);

Amplified

Oh, let me be weighed in a just balance and let Him weigh me, that God may know my integrity!

Bible in Basic English

(Let me be measured in upright scales, and let God see my righteousness:)

Darby Translation

(Let me be weighed in an even balance, and +God will take knowledge of my blamelessness;)

Holman Bible

let God weigh me with an accurate balance, and He will recognize my integrity.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

let me be weighed in a just balance, that God may know my integrity.

Julia Smith Translation

He shall weigh me in balances of justice, and God will know mine integrity.

King James 2000

Let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know my integrity.

Lexham Expanded Bible

let him weigh me in [the] balance of justice, and let God know my blamelessness.

Modern King James verseion

let me be weighed in an even balance so that God may know my uprightness.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may see my innocence.

NET Bible

let him weigh me with honest scales; then God will discover my integrity.

New Heart English Bible

(let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know my integrity);

New simplified Bible

let God weigh me on honest scales and he will know that I am blameless.

The Emphasized Bible

Let him weigh me in balances of righteousness, - and let GOD take note of mine integrity!

Webster

Let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know my integrity.

World English Bible

(let me be weighed in an even balance, that God may know my integrity);

Youngs Literal Translation

He doth weigh me in righteous balances, And God doth know my integrity.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Let me be weighed
שׁקל 
Shaqal 
Usage: 22

in an even
צדק 
Tsedeq 
Usage: 118

מאזן 
Mo'zen 
Usage: 15

אלהּ אלוהּ 
'elowahh 
God , god
Usage: 57

References

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense Continued

5 "If I have walked with falsehood, And my foot has hastened after deceit, 6 Let Him weigh me with accurate scales, And let God know my integrity. 7 "If my step has turned from the way, Or my heart followed my eyes, Or if any spot has stuck to my hands,


Cross References

Daniel 5:27

" 'TEKEL'--you have been weighed on the scales and found deficient.

Joshua 22:22

"The Mighty One, God, the LORD, the Mighty One, God, the LORD! He knows, and may Israel itself know. If it was in rebellion, or if in an unfaithful act against the LORD do not save us this day!

1 Samuel 2:3

"Boast no more so very proudly, Do not let arrogance come out of your mouth; For the LORD is a God of knowledge, And with Him actions are weighed.

Job 6:2

"Oh that my grief were actually weighed And laid in the balances together with my calamity!

Job 27:5-6

"Far be it from me that I should declare you right; Till I die I will not put away my integrity from me.

Psalm 1:6

For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, But the way of the wicked will perish.

Psalm 7:8-9

The LORD judges the peoples; Vindicate me, O LORD, according to my righteousness and my integrity that is in me.

Psalm 17:2-3

Let my judgment come forth from Your presence; Let Your eyes look with equity.

Psalm 26:1

Vindicate me, O LORD, for I have walked in my integrity, And I have trusted in the LORD without wavering.

Psalm 139:23

Search me, O God, and know my heart; Try me and know my anxious thoughts;

Proverbs 16:11

A just balance and scales belong to the LORD; All the weights of the bag are His concern.

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the righteous is smooth; O Upright One, make the path of the righteous level.

Micah 6:11

"Can I justify wicked scales And a bag of deceptive weights?

Matthew 7:23

"And then I will declare to them, 'I never knew you; DEPART FROM ME, YOU WHO PRACTICE LAWLESSNESS.'

2 Timothy 2:19

Nevertheless, the firm foundation of God stands, having this seal, "The Lord knows those who are His," and, "Everyone who names the name of the Lord is to abstain from wickedness."



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