Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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.

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.

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;

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 If you seek God, if you ask the Almighty for mercy, 6 if you are clean and upright, surely then, he'll act on your behalf and restore your rightful place. 7 Your beginning may be small, but later years will be very great.


Cross References

Psalm 7:6

Get up, LORD, in your anger! Rise up, because of the fury of my enemies; Arouse yourself for me; you have ordained justice.

Job 1:8

Then the LORD asked Satan, "Have you considered my servant Job? There is no one like him on earth. The man is blameless as well as upright. He fears God and keeps away from evil."

Job 4:6-7

"Your fear of God has been your confidence, hasn't it? The integrity of your life has been your hope, hasn't it?

Job 5:24

You'll know that your home is secure; when you search your possessions, and nothing will be missing.

Job 16:17

even though violence is not my intention, and my prayer is pure."

Job 21:14-15

"They say to God, "Turn away from us! We have no desire to know your ways.

Job 22:23-30

"If you return to the Almighty you'll be restored, as you remove iniquity from your household.

Psalm 26:5-6

I hate the company of those who practice evil, nor do I sit with the wicked.

Psalm 44:23

Wake up! Why are you asleep, Lord? Get up! Don't cast us off forever!

Psalm 59:4-5

Without any fault on my part, they rush together and prepare themselves. Get up! Come help me! Pay attention!

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 spread out your hands in prayer, I'll hide my eyes from you. Even though you pray repeatedly, I won't listen. Your hands are full of blood, your fingers drenched with iniquity."

Isaiah 3:10

"Tell the righteous that things will go well, because they will enjoy the fruit of their actions."

Isaiah 51:9

"Awake! Awake! Clothe yourself with strength, you arm of the LORD! Awake, as in days gone by, as in generations of long ago. Was it not you who split apart Rehob, who pierced that sea monster through?

1 Timothy 2:8

Therefore, I want the men everywhere to pray, lifting up holy hands without being angry or argumentative.

1 John 3:19-22

This is how we will know that we belong to the truth and how we will be able to keep ourselves strong in his presence.

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