1 Then Job said:

References for Job 26:1

      2 How well you have helped the weak, saved those with frail arms,
      3 advised one lacking wisdom, informed many with insight!
      4 With whom have you spoken; whose breath was expelled from you?

      References for Job 26:4

        • a 26:4 - Or <i>told words</i>

          Truth about God

          5 The dead writhe, the inhabitants beneath the waters as well.

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              6 The grave is naked before God; the underworld lacks covering.

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                • b 26:6 - Heb <i>Sheol </i>
                • c 26:6 - Heb <i>Abaddon</i>
                  7 He stretched the North over chaos, hung earth over nothing;

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                    • d 26:7 - Heb <i>Zaphon</i>
                      8 wrapped up water in his clouds, yet they didn't burst out below;
                      9 hid the face of the full moon, spreading his cloud over it;

                      References for Job 26:9

                        • e 26:9 - Or <i>throne</i>; Heb uncertain
                          10 traced a circle on the water's surface, at the limit of light and darkness.
                          11 Heaven's pillars shook, terrified by his blast.
                          12 By his power he stilled the Sea; split Rahab with his cleverness.
                          13 Due to his wind, heaven became clear; his hand split the fleeing serpent.
                          14 Look, these are only the outer fringe of his ways; we hear only a whispered word about him. Who can understand his thunderous power?