Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

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

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 righteous [and innocent],
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:

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:

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 
Job
Usage: 17

and God
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

Verse Info

Context Readings

Elihu Asserts God's Justice

4 What is right, let us choose for ourselves, Let us know, among ourselves, what is good; 5 For Job hath said - I am righteous, But, GOD, hath turned away my right; 6 Concerning mine own right, shall I tell a falsehood? Incurable is my disease - not for any transgression.


Cross References

Job 27:2

As GOD liveth who hath taken away my right, even the Almighty, who hath embittered my soul;

Job 33:9

Pure am, I, without transgression, - Clean am, I, and have no iniquity;

Job 9:17

For, with a tempest, would he fall upon me, and would multiply my wounds without need;

Job 10:7

Though it is, within thine own knowledge, that I would not be lawless, and, none, out of thy hand, can deliver?

Job 11:4

Since thou hast said, Right is my doctrine, and pure am I in his eyes.

Job 16:17

Though no violence was in my hands, and, my prayer, was pure.

Job 29:14

Righteousness, I put on, and it clothed me, Like a robe and turban, was my, justice;

Job 32:1

So these three men ceased to respond to Job, because, he, was righteous in their eyes.

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