Job 13:13-23 CSB

13 Be quiet,a and I will speak. Let whatever comes happen to me.

References for Job 13:13

    • j 13:13 - Lit quiet before me
      14 Why do I put myself at riskb and take my life in my own hands?

      References for Job 13:14

        • k 13:14 - Lit I take my flesh in my teeth
          15 Even if He kills me, I will hope in Him.c I will still defend my ways before Him.d

          References for Job 13:15

            • l 13:15 - Other Hb mss read I will be without hope
            • m 13:15 - Jb 5:8; 23:3-7
              16 Yes, this will result in my deliverance, for no godless person can appear before Him.
              17 Pay close attention to my words; let my declaration [ring] in your ears.
              18 Now then, I have prepared [my] case; I know that I am right.
              19 Can anyone indict me? If so, I will be silent and die.
              20 Only grant [these] two things to me, [God], so that I will not have to hide from Your presence:
              21 remove Your hand from me, and do not let Your terror frighten me.
              22 Then call, and I will answer, or I will speak, and You can respond to me.e

              References for Job 13:22

                • n 13:22 - Jb 9:16; 14:15; Jr 33:3
                  23 How many iniquities and sins have I committed?f Reveal to me my transgression and sin.g

                  References for Job 13:23

                    • o 13:23 - Lit sins are to me
                    • p 13:23 - Jb 7:20; 9:21; 10:2