Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

For he addeth rebellion unto his sin, he clappeth his hands among us, and multiplieth his words against God.

New American Standard Bible

'For he adds rebellion to his sin; He claps his hands among us, And multiplies his words against God.'"

King James Version

For he addeth rebellion unto his sin, he clappeth his hands among us, and multiplieth his words against God.

Holman Bible

For he adds rebellion to his sin;
he scornfully claps in our presence,
while multiplying his words against God.

International Standard Version

because he has been adding rebellion to his sin; he claps his hands among us, and keeps on ranting against God."

A Conservative Version

so that we may not add to our sins, and lawlessness will be reckoned against us, speaking many words before LORD.

American Standard Version

For he addeth rebellion unto his sin; He clappeth his hands among us, And multiplieth his words against God.

Amplified

For he adds rebellion [in his unsubmissive, defiant attitude toward God] to his unacknowledged sin; he claps his hands [in open mockery and contempt of God] among us, and he multiplies his words of accusation against God.

Bible in Basic English

For in addition to his sin, he is uncontrolled in heart; before our eyes he makes sport of God, increasing his words against him.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For he added rebellion unto his sin, he claps his hands among us and multiplies his words against God.

Julia Smith Translation

He will add rebellion to his sin; he will clap between us, and he will multiply his words to God.

King James 2000

For he adds rebellion unto his sin, he claps his hands among us, and multiplies his words against God.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for he adds transgression to his sin; he claps hands among us, and he multiplies his words against God.'"

Modern King James verseion

For he adds rebellion to his sins; he claps his hands among us, and multiplies his words against God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

yea, above his sins he hath blasphemed, which offense he hath done even before us, in that he striveth against God with his words!"

NET Bible

For he adds transgression to his sin; in our midst he claps his hands, and multiplies his words against God."

New Heart English Bible

For he adds rebellion to his sin. He claps his hands among us, and multiplies his words against God."

The Emphasized Bible

For he addeth - unto his sin - rebellion, In our midst, he clappeth his hands, and multiplieth his sayings against GOD.

Webster

For he addeth rebellion to his sin, he clappeth his hands among us, and multiplieth his words against God.

World English Bible

For he adds rebellion to his sin. He claps his hands among us, and multiplies his words against God."

Youngs Literal Translation

For he doth add to his sin, Transgression among us he vomiteth, And multiplieth his sayings to God.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For he addeth
יסף 
Yacaph 
Usage: 208

פּשׁע 
Pesha` 
Usage: 93

חטּאת חטּאה 
Chatta'ah 
Usage: 294

שׂפק ספק 
Caphaq 
Usage: 10

אמר 
'emer 
Usage: 49

Context Readings

Elihu Asserts God's Justice

36 Would that Job may be tried unto the end, because of his answers after the manner of evil men! 37 For he addeth rebellion unto his sin, he clappeth his hands among us, and multiplieth his words against God.



Cross References

Job 27:23

Men shall clap their hands at him, and shall hiss him out of his place.

1 Samuel 15:23

For rebellion is as the sin of divination, And selfwill is as iniquity and idolatry. Because thou hast rejected the word of Jehovah, He hath also rejected thee from being king.

Isaiah 1:19-20

If ye be willing and hearken, ye shall eat the good of the land;

Job 8:2-3

How long wilt thou speak these things? and the words of thy mouth be a strong wind?

Job 11:2-3

Should not the multitude of words be answered? and should a man of much talk be justified?

Job 23:2

Even to-day is my complaint bitter: my stroke is heavier than my groaning.

Job 35:2-3

Thinkest thou this to be right, that thou saidst, My righteousness is more than God's?

Job 35:16

For Job hath opened his mouth in vanity, and made words abundant without knowledge.

Job 42:7

And it came to pass after Jehovah had spoken these words to Job, that Jehovah said to Eliphaz the Temanite, Mine anger is kindled against thee, and against thy two friends; for ye have not spoken rightly of me, like my servant Job.

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain