Parallel Verses

Amplified

Then would I still have consolation -- "yes, I would leap [for joy] amid unsparing pain [though I shrink from it] -- "that I have not concealed or denied the words of the Holy One!

New American Standard Bible

"But it is still my consolation, And I rejoice in unsparing pain, That I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

King James Version

Then should I yet have comfort; yea, I would harden myself in sorrow: let him not spare; for I have not concealed the words of the Holy One.

Holman Bible

It would still bring me comfort,
and I would leap for joy in unrelenting pain
that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

International Standard Version

At least I could still take comfort and rejoice in unceasing anguish, for I didn't conceal what the Holy One has to say.

A Conservative Version

And be it still my consolation, yea, let me exult (in pain that does not spare), that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

American Standard Version

And be it still my consolation, Yea, let me exult in pain that spareth not, That I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

Bible in Basic English

So I would still have comfort, and I would have joy in the pains of death, for I have not been false to the words of the Holy One.

Darby Translation

Then should I yet have comfort; and in the pain which spareth not I would rejoice that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then should my comfort grow; I would hold on to sorrow without mercy; for I have not contradicted the words of the Holy One.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will yet be my consolation, and I shall exult in pain: he will not spare; for I hid not the words of of the Holy One.

King James 2000

Then should I still have comfort; yea, I would exult myself in sorrow: let him not spare; for I have not concealed the words of the Holy One.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But it will still be my consolation, and I would recoil in {unrelenting} pain, for I have not denied [the] words of [the] Holy One.

Modern King James verseion

And it is yet my comfort; yea, I would rejoice in pain, though He did not spare me; for I have not hidden the words of the Holy One.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then should I have some comfort: yea, I would desire him in my pain, that he should not spare, for I will not be against the words of the holy one.

NET Bible

Then I would yet have my comfort, then I would rejoice, in spite of pitiless pain, for I have not concealed the words of the Holy One.

New Heart English Bible

Be it still my consolation, yes, let me exult in pain that doesn't spare, that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

The Emphasized Bible

So might it still be my comfort, And I might exult in the anguish he would not spare, - That I had not concealed the sayings of the Holy One.

Webster

Then should I yet have comfort; yes, I would harden myself in sorrow: let him not spare; for I have not concealed the words of the Holy One.

World English Bible

Be it still my consolation, yes, let me exult in pain that doesn't spare, that I have not denied the words of the Holy One.

Youngs Literal Translation

And yet it is my comfort, (And I exult in pain -- He doth not spare,) That I have not hidden The sayings of the Holy One.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
נחמה 
Nechamah 
Usage: 2

סלד 
Calad 
Usage: 1

חילה חיל 
Chiyl 
Usage: 7

let him not spare
חמל 
Chamal 
Usage: 41

כּחד 
Kachad 
Usage: 32

the words
אמר 
'emer 
Usage: 49

Context Readings

Job's Second Speech: A Response To Eliphaz

9 I even wish that it would please God to crush me, that He would let loose His hand and cut me off! 10 Then would I still have consolation -- "yes, I would leap [for joy] amid unsparing pain [though I shrink from it] -- "that I have not concealed or denied the words of the Holy One! 11 What strength have I left, that I should wait and hope? And what is ahead of me, that I should be patient?


Cross References

Leviticus 19:2

Say to all the assembly of the Israelites, You shall be holy, for I the Lord your God am holy.

Job 23:12

I have not gone back from the commandment of His lips; I have esteemed and treasured the words of His mouth more than my necessary food.

Isaiah 57:15

For thus says the high and lofty One -- "He Who inhabits eternity, Whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, but with him also who is of a thoroughly penitent and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble and to revive the heart of the thoroughly penitent [bruised with sorrow for sin].

Hosea 11:9

I will not execute the fierceness of My anger; I will not bring back Ephraim to nothing or again destroy him. For I am God and not man, the Holy One in the midst of you, and I will not come in wrath or enter into the city.

Deuteronomy 29:20

The Lord will not pardon him, but then the anger of the Lord and His jealousy will smoke against that man, and all the curses that are written in this book shall settle on him; the Lord will blot out his very name from under the heavens.

1 Samuel 2:2

There is none holy like the Lord, there is none besides You; there is no Rock like our God.

Job 3:22

Who rejoice exceedingly and are elated when they find the grave?

Job 9:4

[God] is wise in heart and mighty in strength; who has [ever] hardened himself against Him and prospered or even been safe?

Job 21:33

The clods of the valley are sweet to him, and every man shall follow him to a grave, as innumerable people [have gone] before him.

Job 22:22

Receive, I pray you, the law and instruction from His mouth and lay up His words in your heart.

Psalm 37:30

The mouth of the [uncompromisingly] righteous utters wisdom, and his tongue speaks with justice.

Psalm 40:9-10

I have proclaimed glad tidings of righteousness in the great assembly [tidings of uprightness and right standing with God]. Behold, I have not restrained my lips, as You know, O Lord.

Psalm 71:17-18

O God, You have taught me from my youth, and hitherto have I declared Your wondrous works.

Psalm 119:13

With my lips have I declared and recounted all the ordinances of Your mouth.

Isaiah 30:11-12

Get out of the true way, turn aside out of the path, cease holding up before us the Holy One of Israel.

Habakkuk 1:12

Are not You from everlasting, O Lord my God, my Holy One? We shall not die. O Lord, You have appointed [the Chaldean] to execute [Your] judgment, and You, O Rock, have established him for chastisement and correction.

Habakkuk 3:3

God [approaching from Sinai] came from Teman [which represents Edom] and the Holy One from Mount Paran [in the Sinai region]. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]! His glory covered the heavens and the earth was full of His praise.

Acts 20:20

How I did not shrink from telling you anything that was for your benefit and teaching you in public meetings and from house to house,

Acts 20:27

For I never shrank or kept back or fell short from declaring to you the whole purpose and plan and counsel of God.

Romans 8:32

He who did not withhold or spare [even] His own Son but gave Him up for us all, will He not also with Him freely and graciously give us all [other] things?

2 Peter 2:4-5

For God did not [even] spare angels that sinned, but cast them into hell, delivering them to be kept there in pits of gloom till the judgment and their doom.

Revelation 3:7

And to the angel (messenger) of the assembly (church) in Philadelphia write: These are the words of the Holy One, the True One, He Who has the key of David, Who opens and no one shall shut, Who shuts and no one shall open:

Revelation 4:8

And the four living creatures, individually having six wings, were full of eyes all over and within [underneath their wings]; and day and night they never stop saying, Holy, holy, holy is the Lord God Almighty (Omnipotent), Who was and Who is and Who is to come.

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