Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

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.

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.

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 
Usage: 1612

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Job 5:18

Images Job 5:18

Context Readings

Blessing Comes When God Corrects You

17 Happy and fortunate is the man whom God reproves; so do not despise or reject the correction of the Almighty [subjecting you to trial and suffering]. 18 For He wounds, but He binds up; He smites, but His hands heal. 19 He will rescue you in six troubles; in seven nothing that is evil [for you] will touch you.



Cross References

Isaiah 30:26

Moreover, the light of the moon will be like the light of the sun, and the light of the sun will be sevenfold, like the light of seven days [concentrated in one], in the day that the Lord binds up the hurt of His people, and heals their wound [inflicted by Him because of their sins].

Deuteronomy 32:39

See now that I, I am He, and there is no god beside Me; I kill and I make alive, I wound and I heal, and there is none who can deliver out of My hand.

1 Samuel 2:6

The Lord slays and makes alive; He brings down to Sheol and raises up.

Psalm 147:3

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds [curing their pains and their sorrows].

Hosea 6:1

Come and let us return to the Lord, for He has torn so that He may heal us; He has stricken so that He may bind us up.

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