Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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!

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.

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 And that it would please +God to crush me, that he would let loose his hand and cut me off! 10 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. 11 What is my strength, that I should hope? and what is mine end, that I should have patience?


Cross References

Leviticus 19:2

Speak unto all the assembly of the children of Israel, and say unto them, Holy shall ye be, for I Jehovah your God am holy.

Job 23:12

Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have laid up the words of his mouth more than the purpose of my own heart.

Isaiah 57:15

For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, and whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, and with him that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones.

Hosea 11:9

I will not execute the fierceness of mine anger, I will not again destroy Ephraim; for I am God, and not man, the Holy One in the midst of thee: and I will not come in anger.

Deuteronomy 29:20

Jehovah will not pardon him, but the anger of Jehovah and his jealousy will then smoke against that man, and all the curse shall be upon him that is written in this book; and Jehovah will blot out his name from under the heavens;

1 Samuel 2:2

There is none holy as Jehovah, for there is none beside thee, neither is there any rock like our God.

Job 3:22

Who rejoice even exultingly and are glad when they find the grave? --

Job 9:4

He is wise in heart and mighty in strength: who hath hardened himself against him, and had peace?

Job 21:33

The clods of the valley are sweet unto him; and every man followeth suit after him, as there were innumerable before him.

Job 22:22

Receive, I pray thee, instruction from his mouth, and lay up his words in thy heart.

Psalm 37:30

The mouth of the righteous proffereth wisdom, and his tongue speaketh judgment;

Psalm 40:9-10

I have published righteousness in the great congregation: behold, I have not withheld my lips, Jehovah, thou knowest.

Psalm 71:17-18

O God, thou hast taught me from my youth, and hitherto have I proclaimed thy marvellous works:

Psalm 119:13

With my lips have I declared all the judgments of thy mouth.

Isaiah 30:11-12

get you out of the way, turn aside out of the path, cause the Holy One of Israel to cease from before us!

Habakkuk 1:12

Art thou not from everlasting, Jehovah my God, my Holy One? We shall not die. Jehovah, thou hast ordained him for judgment; and thou, O Rock, hast appointed him for correction.

Habakkuk 3:3

God came from Teman, And the holy one from mount Paran. Selah. his glory covereth the heavens, And the earth is full of his praise.

Acts 20:20

how I held back nothing of what is profitable, so as not to announce it to you, and to teach you publicly and in every house,

Acts 20:27

for I have not shrunk from announcing to you all the counsel of God.

Romans 8:32

He who, yea, has not spared his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not also with him grant us all things?

2 Peter 2:4-5

For if God spared not the angels who had sinned, but having cast them down to the deepest pit of gloom has delivered them to chains of darkness to be kept for judgment;

Revelation 3:7

And to the angel of the assembly in Philadelphia write: These things saith the holy, the true; he that has the key of David, he who opens and no one shall shut, and shuts and no one shall open:

Revelation 4:8

And the four living creatures, each one of them having respectively six wings; round and within they are full of eyes; and they cease not day and night saying, Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty, who was, and who is, and who is to come.

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