Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

"For He inflicts pain, and gives relief; He wounds, and His hands also heal.

King James Version

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.

Holman Bible

For He crushes but also binds up; He strikes, but His hands also heal.

International Standard Version

because though he wounds, but then applies bandages; though he strikes, his hands still heal.

A Conservative Version

For he injures, and binds up. He wounds, and his hands make whole.

American Standard Version

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up; He woundeth, and his hands make whole.

Amplified

For He wounds, but He binds up; He smites, but His hands heal.

Bible in Basic English

For after his punishment he gives comfort, and after wounding, his hands make you well.

Darby Translation

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up; he woundeth, and his hands make whole.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For he makes sore, and binds up; he wounds, and his hands make whole.

Julia Smith Translation

For he will cause pain, and he will bind up: he will smite and his hands will heal.

King James 2000

For he bruises, and binds up: he wounds, and his hands make whole.

Lexham Expanded Bible

for he himself wounds, but he binds up; he strikes, but his hands heal.

Modern King James verseion

For He makes sore, and binds up; He wounds, and His hands make whole.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For though he make a wound, he giveth a medicine again: though he smite, his hand maketh whole again.

NET Bible

For he wounds, but he also bandages; he strikes, but his hands also heal.

New Heart English Bible

For he wounds, and binds up. He injures, and his hands make whole.

New simplified Bible

God inflicts wounds and he bandages. He strikes but his hands make you well.

The Emphasized Bible

For, he, woundeth that he may bind up, He smiteth through, that, his own hands, may heal.

Webster

For he maketh sore, and bindeth up: he woundeth, and his hands make whole.

World English Bible

For he wounds, and binds up. He injures, and his hands make whole.

Youngs Literal Translation

For He doth pain, and He bindeth up, He smiteth, and His hands heal.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
כּאב 
Ka'ab 
Usage: 8

and bindeth up
חבשׁ 
Chabash 
Usage: 33

מחץ 
Machats 
Usage: 15

and his hands
יד 
Yad 
hand , by , consecrate , him , power , them , places , tenons , thee , coast , side ,
Usage: 1612

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Job 5:18

Context Readings

Blessing Comes When God Corrects You

17 "Behold, how happy is the man whom God reproves, So do not despise the discipline of the Almighty. 18 "For He inflicts pain, and gives relief; He wounds, and His hands also heal. 19 "From six troubles He will deliver you, Even in seven evil will not touch you.



Cross References

Isaiah 30:26

The light of the moon will be as the light of the sun, and the light of the sun will be seven times brighter, like the light of seven days, on the day the LORD binds up the fracture of His people and heals the bruise He has inflicted.

Deuteronomy 32:39

'See now that I, I am He, And there is no god besides Me; It is I who put to death and give life I have wounded and it is I who heal, And there is no one who can deliver from My hand.

1 Samuel 2:6

"The LORD kills and makes alive; He brings down to Sheol and raises up.

Psalm 147:3

He heals the brokenhearted And binds up their wounds.

Hosea 6:1

"Come, let us return to the LORD For He has torn us, but He will heal us; He has wounded us, but He will bandage us.



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