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Job 1:17 ESV

17 While he was yet speaking, there came another and said, 1"The Chaldeans formed 2three groups and made a raid on the camels and took them and struck down the servants with the edge of the sword, and I alone have escaped to tell you."

References for Job 1:17

Study tools for Job 1:17

  • a 1:5 - The Hebrew word bless is used euphemistically for curse in 1:5, 11; 2:5, 9
  • b 1:6 - Hebrew the Adversary; so throughout chapters 1 - 2
  • c 1:15 - Hebrew the young men; also verses 16, 17