Job 42:1-6 CEBA

Job’s second response

1 Job answered the LORD:

References for Job 42:1

      2 I know you can do anything; no plan of yours can be opposed successfully.
      3 You said,"Who is this darkening counsel without knowledge?" I have indeed spoken about things I didn't understand, wonders beyond my comprehension.

      References for Job 42:3

        • a 42:3 - Heb lacks <i>You said.</i>
          4 You said,"Listen and I will speak; I will question you and you will inform me."

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            • b 42:4 - Heb lacks <i>You said.</i>
              5 My ears had heard about you, but now my eyes have seen you.
              6 Therefore, I relent and find comfort on dust and ashes.

              References for Job 42:6

                • c 42:6 - The verse is capable of several translations: <i>I despise or relent, </i>no direct object; <i>repent of </i>or <i>concerning dust and ashes</i>.