Job 26 DBY

1 And Job answered and said,
2 How hast thou helped the powerless; how saved the arm that is without strength!
3 How hast thou counselled him that hath no wisdom, and abundantly declared the thing as it is! a

References for Job 26:3

    • ð 26:3 - Or 'sound wisdom.'
      4 For whom hast thou uttered words? and whose spirit came from thee?
      5 The shades tremble beneath the waters and the inhabitants thereof;
      6 Sheol is naked before him, and destruction b hath no covering.

      References for Job 26:6

        • ñ 26:6 - Abaddon: so chs. 28.22; 31.12.
          7 He stretcheth out the north over empty space, he hangeth the earth upon nothing;
          8 He bindeth up the waters in his thick clouds, and the cloud is not rent under them.
          9 He covereth the face of his throne, he spreadeth his cloud upon it.
          10 He hath traced a fixed circle c over the waters, unto the confines of light and darkness.

          References for Job 26:10

            • ò 26:10 - Or 'ordained a circle.'
              11 The pillars of the heavens tremble and are astonished at his rebuke.
              12 He stirreth up d the sea by his power, and by his understanding he smiteth through Rahab. e

              References for Job 26:12

                • ó 26:12 - Some read 'stilleth.'
                • ô 26:12 - Egypt: see ch. 9.13; Isa. 30.7; 51.9.
                  13 By his Spirit the heavens are adorned; his hand hath formed f the fleeing serpent.

                  References for Job 26:13

                    • õ 26:13 - Or 'pierced.'
                      14 Lo, these are the borders of his ways; but what a whisper of a word do we hear of him! And the thunder of his power, who can understand?