Parallel Verses

Amplified

Will you depend upon him to bring home your seed and gather the grain of your threshing floor? [Who, Job, was the author of this strange variance in the disposition of animals so alike in appearance? Was it you?]

New American Standard Bible

"Will you have faith in him that he will return your grain And gather it from your threshing floor?

King James Version

Wilt thou believe him, that he will bring home thy seed, and gather it into thy barn?

Holman Bible

Can you trust the wild ox to harvest your grain
and bring it to your threshing floor?

International Standard Version

Will you trust him that he'll bring in your grain, and gather it to your threshing floor?"

A Conservative Version

Will thou confide in him that he will bring home thy seed, and gather [the grain] of thy threshing-floor?

American Standard Version

Wilt thou confide in him, that he will bring home thy seed, And gather the grain of thy threshing-floor?

Bible in Basic English

Will you be looking for him to come back, and get in your seed to the crushing-floor?

Darby Translation

Wilt thou trust him to bring home thy seed, and gather it into thy threshing-floor?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Wilt thou trust him, that he will bring home thy seed and gather it into thy barn?

Julia Smith Translation

Wilt thou believe in him that he will turn back thy seed and gather to thy threshing-floor?

King James 2000

Will you believe him, that he will bring home your grain, and gather it into your barn?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Can you rely on it that it will return your grain and [that] it will gather [it] to your threshing floor?

Modern King James verseion

Will you trust him, that he will return your seed and gather it to your grain-floor?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Mayest thou believe him, that he will bring home thy corn, or to carry anything unto thy barn?

NET Bible

Can you count on it to bring in your grain, and gather the grain to your threshing floor?

New Heart English Bible

Will you confide in him, that he will bring home your seed, and gather the grain of your threshing floor?

The Emphasized Bible

Wilt thou put faith in him, that he will bring back thy seed? and that, corn for thy threshing-floor, he will gather?

Webster

Wilt thou believe him, that he will bring home thy seed, and gather it into thy barn?

World English Bible

Will you confide in him, that he will bring home your seed, and gather the grain of your threshing floor?

Youngs Literal Translation

Dost thou trust in him That he doth bring back thy seed? And to thy threshing-floor doth gather it?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
him, that he will bring home
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

זרע 
Zera` 
Usage: 229

and gather
אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Context Readings

The Wild Ox

11 Will you trust him because his strength is great, or to him will you leave your labor? 12 Will you depend upon him to bring home your seed and gather the grain of your threshing floor? [Who, Job, was the author of this strange variance in the disposition of animals so alike in appearance? Was it you?] 13 The wings of the ostrich wave proudly, [but] are they the pinions and plumage of love?



Cross References

Nehemiah 13:15

In those days I saw in Judah men treading winepresses on the Sabbath, bringing in sheaves or heaps of grain with which they loaded donkeys, as well as wine, grapes, figs, and all sorts of burdens, which they brought into Jerusalem on the Sabbath day. And I protested and warned them on the day they sold the produce.

Proverbs 3:16

Length of days is in her right hand, and in her left hand are riches and honor.

Amos 2:13

Behold, I am pressed under you and I will press you down in your place as a cart presses that is full of sheaves.

Haggai 2:19

Is the harvested grain any longer in the barn? As to the grapevine, the fig tree, the pomegranate, and the olive tree -- "they have not yet borne. From this day on I will bless you.

Matthew 3:2

And saying, Repent ( think differently; change your mind, regretting your sins and changing your conduct), for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.

Matthew 13:30

Let them grow together until the harvest; and at harvest time I will say to the reapers, Gather the darnel first and bind it in bundles to be burned, but gather the wheat into my granary.

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