Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“Desist now, let there be no injustice;
Even desist, my righteousness is yet in it.

King James Version

Return, I pray you, let it not be iniquity; yea, return again, my righteousness is in it.

Holman Bible

Reconsider; don’t be unjust.
Reconsider; my righteousness is still the issue.

International Standard Version

Repent! Let there be no injustice; Change your ways! My vindication is at stake.

A Conservative Version

Return, I pray you, let there be no injustice. Yea, return again, my cause is righteous.

American Standard Version

Return, I pray you, let there be no injustice;
Yea, return again, my cause is righteous.

Amplified


“Turn away [from your suspicion], let there be no injustice;
Turn away, my righteousness and vindication is still in it.

Bible in Basic English

Let your minds be changed, and do not have an evil opinion of me; yes, be changed, for my righteousness is still in me.

Darby Translation

Return, I pray you, let there be no wrong; yea, return again, my righteousness shall be in it.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Turn now, and there is no iniquity; return again to look for my righteousness in this.

Julia Smith Translation

Turn ye back now, it shall not be iniquity; and turn back yet, my justice is in it

King James 2000

Return, I pray you, let it not be injustice; yea, return again, my righteousness is in it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Please turn, let no injustice happen; indeed, turn, {my righteousness is still intact}.

Modern King James verseion

Turn back, please let there be no sin; yea, return again, my righteousness is in this matter.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Turn into your own selves, I pray you: be indifferent judges, and consider my guiltlessness:

NET Bible

Relent, let there be no falsehood; reconsider, for my righteousness is intact!

New Heart English Bible

Please return. Let there be no injustice. Yes, return again. My cause is righteous.

The Emphasized Bible

Reply, I pray you, let there be no perversity, Yea reply even yet, my vindication is in it!

Webster

Return, I pray you, let it not be iniquity; yes, return again, my righteousness is in it.

World English Bible

Please return. Let there be no injustice. Yes, return again. My cause is righteous.

Youngs Literal Translation

Turn back, I pray you, let it not be perverseness, Yea, turn back again -- my righteousness is in it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

I pray you, let it not be iniquity
עלה עולה עולה עול עול 
`evel 
Usage: 53

שׁוּב 
Shuwb 
Usage: 1058

References

Easton

Context Readings

Job's Second Speech: A Response To Eliphaz

28 "Now please look at me, And see if I lie to your face. 29 “Desist now, let there be no injustice;
Even desist, my righteousness is yet in it.
30 "Is there injustice on my tongue? Cannot my palate discern calamities?



Cross References

Job 17:10

"But come again all of you now, For I do not find a wise man among you.

Job 23:10

"But He knows the way I take; When He has tried me, I shall come forth as gold.

Job 27:4-6

My lips certainly will not speak unjustly, Nor will my tongue mutter deceit.

Job 34:5

"For Job has said, 'I am righteous, But God has taken away my right;

Job 42:6

Therefore I retract, And I repent in dust and ashes."

Malachi 3:18

So you will again distinguish between the righteous and the wicked, between one who serves God and one who does not serve Him.



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