Job 21:7-16 CEBA

The success of the wicked

7 Why do the wicked live, grow old, and even become strong?

References for Job 21:7

      8 Their children are always with them, their offspring in their sight,
      9 their houses safe from dread, God's punishing stick not upon them.
      10 Their bull always breeds successfully; their cows give birth and never miscarry.
      11 They send forth their little ones like sheep; their infants bounce around.
      12 They raise drum and lyre, rejoice at the sound of a flute.
      13 They spend their days contentedly, go down to the gravea peacefully.

      References for Job 21:13

        •  21:13 - Heb <i>Sheol</i>
          14 They say to God, "Turn away from us; we take no pleasure in knowing your ways;
          15 who is the Almightyb that we should serve him, and what can we gain if we meet him?"

          References for Job 21:15

            • ž 21:15 - Heb <i>Shaddai </i>or <i>Mountain One</i>
              16 Look, isn't their well-being the work of their own hands? A sinner's logic is beyond me.