Thematic Bible

Job 12:1 (show verse)

Then Job answered and said,
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Job 12:2 (show verse)

No doubt but ye are the people, and wisdom shall die with you.

Job 12:3 (show verse)

But I have understanding as well as you; I am not inferior to you. Yes, who does not know such things as these?

Job 12:4 (show verse)

I am as a man who is a laughing-stock to his neighbor. I who called upon God, and he answered. The just, the perfect man is a laughing-stock.

Job 12:5 (show verse)

In the thought of him who is at ease there is contempt for misfortune. It is ready for those whose foot slips.

Job 12:6 (show verse)

The tents of robbers prosper, and those who provoke God are secure. Into whose hand God brings [abundantly].

Job 12:7 (show verse)

But ask now the beasts, and they shall teach thee, and the birds of the heavens, and they shall tell thee.

Job 12:8 (show verse)

Or speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee, and the fishes of the sea shall declare to thee.

Job 12:9 (show verse)

Who does not know in all these, that the hand of LORD has wrought this,

Job 12:10 (show verse)

in whose hand is the soul of every living thing, and the breath of all mankind?

Job 12:11 (show verse)

Does not the ear try words, even as the palate tastes its food?

Job 12:12 (show verse)

With aged men is wisdom, and in length of days understanding.

Job 12:13 (show verse)

With [God] is wisdom and might. He has counsel and understanding.

Job 12:14 (show verse)

Behold, he breaks down, and it cannot be built again. He shuts up a man, and there can be no opening.

Job 12:15 (show verse)

Behold, he withholds the waters, and they dry up. Again, he sends them out, and they overturn the earth.

Job 12:16 (show verse)

With him is strength and wisdom. The deceived and the deceiver are his.

Job 12:17 (show verse)

He leads counselors away stripped, and he makes judges fools.

Job 12:18 (show verse)

He loosens the bond of kings, and he binds their loins with a belt.

Job 12:19 (show verse)

He leads priests away stripped, and overthrows the mighty.

Job 12:20 (show verse)

He removes the speech of the trustworthy, and takes away the understanding of the elders.

Job 12:21 (show verse)

He pours contempt upon rulers, and weakens the strength of the strong.

Job 12:22 (show verse)

He uncovers deep things out of darkness, and brings out to light the shadow of death.

Job 12:23 (show verse)

He increases the nations, and he destroys them. He enlarges the nations, and he leads them captive.

Job 12:24 (show verse)

He takes away understanding from the chiefs of the people of the earth, and causes them to wander in a wilderness where there is no way.

Job 12:25 (show verse)

They grope in the dark without light, and he makes them to stagger like a drunken man.