Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For Job has said, 'I am righteous, But God has taken away my right;

King James Version

For Job hath said, I am righteous: and God hath taken away my judgment.

Holman Bible

For Job has declared, "I am righteous, yet God has deprived me of justice.

International Standard Version

Now this is Job's claim: "Even though I'm innocent, God has stopped treating me righteously.

A Conservative Version

For Job has said, I am righteous, and God has taken away my right.

American Standard Version

For Job hath said, I am righteous, And God hath taken away my right:

Amplified

For Job has said, I am [innocent and uncompromisingly] righteous, but God has taken away my right;

Bible in Basic English

For Job has said, I am upright, and it is God who has taken away my right;

Darby Translation

For Job hath said, I am righteous, and God hath taken away my judgment:

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For Job has said, I am righteous; and God has taken away my right.

Julia Smith Translation

For Job said, I was just: and God removed my judgment

King James 2000

For Job has said, I am righteous: and God has taken away my justice.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for Job has said, 'I am righteous, but God has taken away my justice.

Modern King James verseion

For Job has said, I am righteous; and God has taken away my right;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And why? Job hath said, 'I am righteous, but God doth me wrong.'

NET Bible

For Job says, 'I am innocent, but God turns away my right.

New Heart English Bible

For Job has said, 'I am righteous, God has taken away my right:

The Emphasized Bible

For Job hath said - I am righteous, But, GOD, hath turned away my right;

Webster

For Job hath said, I am righteous: and God hath taken away my judgment.

World English Bible

For Job has said, 'I am righteous, God has taken away my right:

Youngs Literal Translation

For Job hath said, 'I have been righteous, And God hath turned aside my right,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
איּוב 
'Iyowb 
Usage: 17

and God
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

Context Readings

Elihu Asserts God's Justice

4 "Let us choose for ourselves what is right; Let us know among ourselves what is good. 5 "For Job has said, 'I am righteous, But God has taken away my right; 6 Should I lie concerning my right? My wound is incurable, though I am without transgression.'


Cross References

Job 27:2

"As God lives, who has taken away my right, And the Almighty, who has embittered my soul,

Job 33:9

'I am pure, without transgression; I am innocent and there is no guilt in me.

Job 9:17

"For He bruises me with a tempest And multiplies my wounds without cause.

Job 10:7

'According to Your knowledge I am indeed not guilty, Yet there is no deliverance from Your hand.

Job 11:4

"For you have said, 'My teaching is pure, And I am innocent in your eyes.'

Job 16:17

Although there is no violence in my hands, And my prayer is pure.

Job 29:14

"I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; My justice was like a robe and a turban.

Job 32:1

Then these three men ceased answering Job, because he was righteous in his own eyes.

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