Bible VersionsNASJob 2:8; Job 2:13; Job 15:28; Job 22:8; Job 24:13; Job 29:25; Job 36:7
Job 2:8; Job 2:13; Job 15:28; Job 22:8; Job 24:13; Job 29:25; Job 36:7 (New American Standard)
And he took a potsherd to scrape himself while he was sitting among the ashes.
Then they sat down on the ground with him for seven days and seven nights with no one speaking a word to him, for they saw that his pain was very great.
"He has lived in desolate cities, In houses no one would inhabit, Which are destined to become ruins.
"But the earth belongs to the mighty man, And the honorable man dwells in it.
"Others have been with those who rebel against the light ; They do not want to know its ways Nor abide in its paths.
"I chose a way for them and sat as chief, And dwelt as a king among the troops, As one who comforted the mourners.
"He does not withdraw His eyes from the righteous ; But with kings on the throne He has seated them forever, and they are exalted.
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