Job 16:12-22 DBY

12 I was at rest, but he hath shattered me; he hath taken me by the neck and shaken me to pieces, and set me up for his mark.
13 His arrows a encompass me round about, he cleaveth my reins asunder and doth not spare; he poureth out my gall upon the ground.

References for Job 16:13

    • ¸ 16:13 - Or 'archers.'
      14 He breaketh me with breach upon breach; he runneth upon me like a mighty man. b

      References for Job 16:14

        • ¹ 16:14 - Gibbor: see ch. 3.3.
          15 I have sewed sackcloth upon my skin, and rolled c my horn in the dust.

          References for Job 16:15

            • º 16:15 - Or 'defiled.'
              16 My face is red with weeping, and on my eyelids is the shadow of death;
              17 Although there is no violence in my hands, and my prayer is pure.
              18 O earth, cover not my blood, and let there be no place for my cry!
              19 Even now, behold, my Witness is in the heavens, and he d that voucheth for me is in the heights.

              References for Job 16:19

                  20 My friends are my mockers; mine eye poureth out tears unto God.
                  21 Oh that there were arbitration e for a man with God, as a son of man for his friend!

                  References for Job 16:21

                    • ¼ 16:21 - See ch. 9.33.
                      22 For years [few] in number shall pass, -- and I shall go the way [whence] I shall not return.