Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

if you are pure and upright,
then He will move even now on your behalf
and restore the home where your righteousness dwells.

New American Standard Bible

If you are pure and upright, Surely now He would rouse Himself for you And restore your righteous estate.

King James Version

If thou wert pure and upright; surely now he would awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.

International Standard Version

if you are clean and upright, surely then, he'll act on your behalf and restore your rightful place.

A Conservative Version

if thou were pure and upright, surely now he would awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.

American Standard Version

If thou wert pure and upright: Surely now he would awake for thee, And make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.

Amplified

Then, if you are pure and upright, surely He will bestir Himself for you and make your righteous dwelling prosperous again.

Bible in Basic English

If you are clean and upright; then he will certainly be moved to take up your cause, and will make clear your righteousness by building up your house again.

Darby Translation

If thou be pure and upright, surely now he will awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

if thou wert pure and upright, surely now he would awake upon thee and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.

Julia Smith Translation

If thou wert pure and upright, for now he will awake for thee and requite the habitation of thy justice.

King James 2000

If you were pure and upright; surely now he would awake for you, and make the habitation of your righteousness prosperous.

Lexham Expanded Bible

If you [are] pure and upright, indeed, now he will rouse himself for you, and he will restore your righteous abode.

Modern King James verseion

if you were pure and upright, surely now He would awake for you, and make the dwelling-place of your righteousness blessed.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

If thou wouldest live a pure and godly life; should he not wake up unto thee immediately, and give thee the beauty of righteousness again?

NET Bible

if you become pure and upright, even now he will rouse himself for you, and will restore your righteous abode.

New Heart English Bible

If you were pure and upright, surely now he would awaken for you, and make the habitation of your righteousness prosperous.

The Emphasized Bible

If, pure and upright, thou thyself, art, surely, now, will he answer thy prayer, and will prosper thy righteous habitation:

Webster

If thou wert pure and upright; surely now he would awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.

World English Bible

If you were pure and upright, surely now he would awaken for you, and make the habitation of your righteousness prosperous.

Youngs Literal Translation

If pure and upright thou art, Surely now He waketh for thee, And hath completed The habitation of thy righteousness.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
If thou wert pure
זך 
Zak 
Usage: 11

עוּר 
`uwr 
Usage: 80

Context Readings

Bildad's First Response To Job

5 But if you earnestly seek God
and ask the Almighty for mercy,
6 if you are pure and upright,
then He will move even now on your behalf
and restore the home where your righteousness dwells.
7 Then, even if your beginnings were modest,
your final days will be full of prosperity.


Cross References

Psalm 7:6

Rise up, Lord, in Your anger;
lift Yourself up against the fury of my adversaries;
awake for me;
You have ordained a judgment.

Job 1:8

Then the Lord said to Satan, “Have you considered My servant Job? No one else on earth is like him, a man of perfect integrity, who fears God and turns away from evil.”

Job 4:6-7

Isn’t your piety your confidence,
and the integrity of your life your hope?

Job 5:24

You will know that your tent is secure,
and nothing will be missing when you inspect your home.

Job 16:17

although my hands are free from violence
and my prayer is pure.

Job 21:14-15

Yet they say to God: “Leave us alone!
We don’t want to know Your ways.

Job 22:23-30

If you return to the Almighty, you will be renewed.
If you banish injustice from your tent

Psalm 26:5-6

I hate a crowd of evildoers,
and I do not sit with the wicked.

Psalm 44:23

Wake up, Lord! Why are You sleeping?
Get up! Don’t reject us forever!

Psalm 59:4-5

For no fault of mine,
they run and take up a position.
Awake to help me, and take notice.

Proverbs 15:8

The sacrifice of the wicked is detestable to the Lord,
but the prayer of the upright is His delight.

Isaiah 1:15

When you lift up your hands in prayer,
I will refuse to look at you;
even if you offer countless prayers,
I will not listen.
Your hands are covered with blood.

Isaiah 3:10

Tell the righteous that it will go well for them,
for they will eat the fruit of their labor.

Isaiah 51:9

Wake up, wake up!
Put on the strength of the Lord’s power.
Wake up as in days past,
as in generations of long ago.
Wasn’t it You who hacked Rahab to pieces,
who pierced the sea monster?

1 Timothy 2:8

Therefore, I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands without anger or argument.

1 John 3:19-22

This is how we will know we belong to the truth and will convince our conscience in His presence,

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