Parallel Verses

Amplified

If my step has turned out of [God's] way, and my heart has gone the way my eyes [covetously] invited, and if any spot has stained my hands with guilt,

New American Standard Bible

"If my step has turned from the way, Or my heart followed my eyes, Or if any spot has stuck to my hands,

King James Version

If my step hath turned out of the way, and mine heart walked after mine eyes, and if any blot hath cleaved to mine hands;

Holman Bible

If my step has turned from the way,
my heart has followed my eyes,
or impurity has stained my hands,

International Standard Version

If I have stepped away from the way, or if my heart covets whatever my eyes see, or if some other blemish clings to my hands,

A Conservative Version

if my step has turned out of the way, and my heart walked after my eyes, and if any spot has clung to my hands,

American Standard Version

If my step hath turned out of the way, And my heart walked after mine eyes, And if any spot hath cleaved to my hands:

Bible in Basic English

If my steps have been turned out of the way, or if my heart went after my eyes, or if the property of another is in my hands;

Darby Translation

If my step have turned out of the way, and my heart followed mine eyes, and if any blot cleaveth to my hands;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

If my step has turned out of the way and my heart walked after my eyes and if any blot has cleaved to my hands,

Julia Smith Translation

If my going will incline from the way, and my heart went after mine eyes, and a blemish did cleave upon my hands:

King James 2000

If my step has turned out of the way, and my heart walked after my eyes, and if any spot has cleaved to my hands;

Lexham Expanded Bible

If my steps have turned aside from the way, and my heart has walked after my eyes, and my hand has clung to a spot,

Modern King James verseion

If my step has turned out of the way, or my heart has walked after my eyes, and if any blot has held fast to my hands;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If so be that I have withdrawn my foot out of the right way, if my heart hath followed mine eyesight, if I have stained or defiled my hands,

NET Bible

If my footsteps have strayed from the way, if my heart has gone after my eyes, or if anything has defiled my hands,

New Heart English Bible

if my step has turned out of the way, if my heart walked after my eyes, if any defilement has stuck to my hands,

The Emphasized Bible

If my goings have swerved from the way, - and, after mine eyes, hath gone my heart, and, to my hands, hath adhered any stain,

Webster

If my step hath turned out of the way, and my heart walked after my eyes, and if any blot hath cleaved to my hands;

World English Bible

if my step has turned out of the way, if my heart walked after my eyes, if any defilement has stuck to my hands,

Youngs Literal Translation

If my step doth turn aside from the way, And after mine eyes hath my heart gone, And to my hands cleaved hath blemish,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If my step
אשּׁר אשׁר 
'ashur 
Usage: 9

of the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

הלך 
Halak 
go, walk, come, ...away, ...along,
Usage: 1545

אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

and if any blot
מוּם מאוּם 
M'uwm 
Usage: 21

References

Easton

Fausets

Context Readings

Job's Final Defense Continued

6 Oh, let me be weighed in a just balance and let Him weigh me, that God may know my integrity! 7 If my step has turned out of [God's] way, and my heart has gone the way my eyes [covetously] invited, and if any spot has stained my hands with guilt, 8 Then let me sow and let another eat; yes, let the produce of my field or my offspring be rooted out.


Cross References

Numbers 15:39

And it shall be to you a fringe or tassel that you may look upon and remember all the commandments of the Lord and do them, that you may not spy out and follow after [the desires of] your own heart and your own eyes, after which you used to follow and play the harlot [spiritually, if not physically],

Ecclesiastes 11:9

Rejoice, O young man, in your adolescence, and let your heart cheer you in the days of your [full-grown] youth. And walk in the ways of your heart and in the sight of your eyes, but know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment.

Job 9:30

If I wash myself with snow and cleanse my hands with lye,

Job 23:11

My foot has held fast to His steps; His ways have I kept and not turned aside.

Psalm 44:20-21

If we had forgotten the name of our God or stretched out our hands to a strange god,

Psalm 101:3

I will set no base or wicked thing before my eyes. I hate the work of them who turn aside [from the right path]; it shall not grasp hold of me.

Isaiah 33:15

He who walks righteously and speaks uprightly, who despises gain from fraud and from oppression, who shakes his hand free from the taking of bribes, who stops his ears from hearing of bloodshed and shuts his eyes to avoid looking upon evil.

Ezekiel 6:9

Then those of you who escape shall [earnestly] remember Me among the nations to which they shall be carried captive, how that I have been broken by their lewdness and have Myself broken their wanton heart which has departed from Me and blinded their eyes which turn after their idols wantonly; and they shall be loathsome in their own sight for the evils which they have committed in all their abominations.

Ezekiel 14:3

Son of man, these men have set up their idols in their hearts and put the stumbling block of their iniquity and guilt before their faces; should I permit Myself to be inquired of at all by them?

Ezekiel 14:7

For anyone of the house of Israel or of the strangers who sojourn in Israel who separates himself from Me, taking his idols into his heart and putting the stumbling block of his iniquity and guilt before his face, and [yet] comes to the prophet to inquire for himself of Me, I the Lord will answer him Myself!

Matthew 5:29

If your right eye serves as a trap to ensnare you or is an occasion for you to stumble and sin, pluck it out and throw it away. It is better that you lose one of your members than that your whole body be cast into hell (Gehenna).

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