Thematic Bible

Job 28:1 (show verse)

Surely there is a vein for the silver, and a place for gold where they fine it.

Job 28:2 (show verse)

Iron is taken out of the earth, and brass is melted out of the stone.

Job 28:3 (show verse)

He setteth an end to darkness, and searcheth out all perfection: the stones of darkness, and the shades of death.

Job 28:4 (show verse)

The flood breaketh out from the inhabitant: even the waters forgotten by the foot: they are dried up, they have gone away from men.

Job 28:5 (show verse)

As for the earth, out of it cometh bread: and under it is turned up as it were fire.

Job 28:6 (show verse)

The stones of it are the place of sapphires: and it hath dust of gold.

Job 28:7 (show verse)

There is a path which no fowl knoweth, and which the vultur's eye hath not seen:

Job 28:8 (show verse)

The lion's whelps have not trodden it, nor the fierce lion passed by it.

Job 28:9 (show verse)

He putteth forth his hand upon the rock; he overturneth the mountains by the roots.

Job 28:10 (show verse)

He cutteth out rivers among the rocks; and his eye seeth every precious thing.

Job 28:11 (show verse)

He bindeth the floods from overflowing; and the thing that is hid he bringeth forth to light.
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Job 28:12 (show verse)

But where shall wisdom be found? and where is the place of understanding?

Job 28:13 (show verse)

Man knoweth not the price of it; neither is it found in the land of the living.

Job 28:14 (show verse)

The depth saith, It is not in me: and the sea saith, It is not with me.

Job 28:15 (show verse)

It cannot be obtained for gold, neither shall silver be weighed for the price of it.

Job 28:16 (show verse)

It cannot be valued with the gold of Ophir, with the precious onyx, or the sapphire.

Job 28:17 (show verse)

The gold and the crystal cannot equal it: and the exchange of it shall not be for jewels of fine gold.

Job 28:18 (show verse)

No mention shall be made of coral, or of pearls: for the price of wisdom is above rubies.

Job 28:19 (show verse)

The topaz of Cush shall not equal it, neither shall it be valued with pure gold.

Job 28:20 (show verse)

Whence then cometh wisdom? and where is the place of understanding?

Job 28:21 (show verse)

Seeing it is hid from the eyes of all living, and kept close from the fowls of the air.

Job 28:22 (show verse)

Destruction and death say, We have heard the fame of it with our ears.

Job 28:23 (show verse)

God understandeth the way of it, and he knoweth its place.

Job 28:24 (show verse)

For he looketh to the ends of the earth, and seeth under the whole heaven;

Job 28:25 (show verse)

To make the weight for the winds; and he weigheth the waters by measure.

Job 28:26 (show verse)

When he made a decree for the rain, and a way for the lightning of the thunder:

Job 28:27 (show verse)

Then did he see it, and declare it; he prepared it, yea, and searched it out.

Job 28:28 (show verse)

And to man he said, Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; and to depart from evil is understanding.